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Thrify Thursday :: Eco-Chic on the Cheap by Laura
June 11, 2009, 8:03 am
Filed under: Thrifty Thursdays

Want to be Eco-Chic and still have a few dollars left in your bank account? Here are a few ideas:

Loomstate for Target is offering designer styles for clearance prices. 100% organic fiber, “beautifully designed, affordable and naturally alluring clothing” that is environmentally friendly and from organic and sustainable products.

Brazilets. You make a wish on one of these brightly-colored fabric bracelets and wear it until it falls off.  AND….when you buy one of these, a portion of the proceeds is donated to PlantABillion.com, a nature conservancy project with an impressive goal: to plant one billion new trees in the Brazilian rainforest. (They even have a blog!)

ori_d4c357eb143011Marc Jacobs. Reusable nylon tote: status bag on the cheap ($9), well for Marc Jacobs…

Tom’s Shoes. For every pair of comfy-chic shoes you purchase, Tom’s donates one pair to a child in need. Even enter to win a Shoe Drop Tour in Argentina and experience firsthand the act of giving.

1072_lgJosie Maran Cosmetics. When you purchase the Earth Day Essentials Kit – $48 – The collection is housed in a box made from recycled materials and printed with fun green tips from Josie herself. You also help organizations like Global Green, an educational environmental program for children and teachers. (They have a blog too! – check out all of the fun link on the right) Josie Maran Cosmetics now has a Facebook Fan Page, be one of the first 100 people to become a fan of Josie Maran Cosmetics on Facebook and you could win an amazing Earth Day Essentials Kit.  Josie will randomly select 10 of the first 100 fans to receive the kit.

Seventh Generation. They are pleased to announce the opening of the new online Gift Shop, where you will find the most complete line of Seventh Generation products. To welcome our Nation members to the Gift Shop, we are offering 15% off all purchases of $25 and over until June 30th. At checkout, use the code SGNATION15.

Gaiam. Offering free shipping on all of their composting items. I’m jonesing for the kitchen composter! OR save 40% on the Organic Gardeners Kit at Lee Valley & Veritas (only $25!).


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