It feels good to go green and Earth Day is an excuse to reward yourself–and encourage good habits–with some stylish eco-friendly buys. Following is a round-up of eco-friendly products that have rich back stories that help make the world a better place.
100% eco-friendly sustainable lifestyle brand that employs at-risk women (think: formerly sex trafficked and HIV+) around the world to make fair trade collections of jewelry, clothing, accessories and home goods.
Akola is a collection of jewelry and accessories handmade with care by Ugandan women who are empowered through training and employment to uplift their families out of poverty.
Eco-friendly and handmade on the Spanish island of Menorca, PONS Avarcas are handcrafted by local artisans and the rubber bases are repurposed from old tires.
An uber cool eco-friendly line of headphones made from natural reclaimed wood & proceeds from each sale go towards restoring hearing in those in need!
fashionABLE works with women to in Africa to start small business cooperatives while also partnering with businesses who have fair wage and hiring practices for women.