Husband-and-wife cofounders make gorgeous baby clothes, furniture, and accessories from natural, renewable, recyclable materials. Mission: "As parents, we want our children to inherit a world that is better than we found it."
Casual, stylish clothing that's great for men, women, and the earth. "Our goal is to inspire individuals, catalyze positive change and empower goodness."
A carefully curated collection of baby gear, household supplies, and gifts to keep your home and your family green. "We do the research so you don't have to."
Isabel Marant is my favorite designer—and not just because our names are so similar! Her blend of lacy girliness and strong fabric statements is right up my alley.
NewbarK is a woman-owned family business—I ought to know; the founders are my sisters-in-law. The shoes are totes comfy and stylish, and they're hand-made in LA from fabulous Italian leathers.
Imagine that: clean, simple modern furniture that's elegant and comfortable and green. Viesso explains "How It's Green" on each product page, and donates to The Carbon Fund.
Fashion for good! "Our goal is to empower people to rise above poverty. On top of that, we create products with exceptional quality and sophisticated design."
A fashion site you can shop by "Eco-Ethical Criteria," by department, or by boutique. "Things that make us look good AND feel good too – that turn heads and turn around peoples’ lives."
Jessica Alba's site for "savvy style, sustainability, and extraordinary service." I got everything for Indi Joon from Honest; it's always a good day when their bright turquoise box up shows up on the doorstep.
Woman-owned and a pioneering socially responsible business, ABC is my first stop on visits to New York and my favorite site to shop for furnishings online.
Justina Blakeney is a fantastic bohemian designer and stylist. Her blog never fails to get my creative juices going and she's co-authored a few books that really bring out my inner DIY diva!
As an activist and entrepreneur, sustainability and being eco-friendly is very important to guest editor Josie Maran.
Josie and her company live by the mantra, 'luxury with a conscience,' which means they are dedicated to enhancing the natural beauty of its customers and the natural beauty of the earth. Josie Maran Cosmetics favors fair trade practices, sustainably harvested ingredients, and eco-friendly packaging.
In honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, Josie picked her favorite 'green' brands that are making a real difference. Not only are these brands sustainable, they also happen to be super chic. From former guest editor Jessica Alba's company Honest to ABC Kitchen and Home which strives to make eco-friendly (and stylish) products for your home, Josie's picks are officially on our must-shop list.