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Beautiful & Damned: Vintage Fashion Icon Talitha Getty

By Chantal Brocca Kaftans. Turbans. Ethnic textiles. They all may seem like Boho fashion fixtures today, but it wasn’t always so. One woman’s incredible style helped push these looks into the mainstream, way back in the 60’s. That woman…

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Positively Beautiful: Jes Maharry Jewellery

By Diane Small What would you prefer to wear on your body: something brutally extracted from the earth and manufactured in the factories of a large corporation, or something repurposed and lovingly made with intention? The answer should be obvious,…

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WIN 1 Of 3 Pairs of Leggings By Coverleg

It’s an unfortunate fact since they’re mainly created from petroleum based fabrics, most exercise gear is far from sustainable. But one brand is changing that: Coverleg. The fabric of their eco leggings is derived from industrial waste and knitted to…

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Go Wild! 10 Very Different Eco Safaris In Africa

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Here’s an interesting fact for you: the word safari comes from the Arabic word safara, meaning ‘a journey.’ The word was later adapted to the Swahili verb kusafiri which means ‘to travel’ and eventually morphed into the noun safari.…

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Fantasy Futures: 5 Concept Eco Cars To Lust After

By Jody McCutcheon Concept cars are awesome – yet a little bit heartbreaking. The awesome factor lives in the glimpse of the unexpected offered by a concept car. The heartbreak, meanwhile, comes from the fact that we may never…

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New Ethical Fashion Brands to Watch in 2017

By Chantal Brocca With fashion week in full swing, all eyes are firmly set on the big luxury labels that truly know how to wow the crowds with their fancy défilés – but somewhere in the corner streets of…

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Highlighting + Contouring Tips From the Experts

By Arwa Lodhi Middle Eastern women are boss at this. They’re arguably the original Queens of Contouring, but the Kardashians soon grabbed that crown and the rest of us followed. Whether or not you wear much makeup on a…

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Magnifique! 25 Vegan French Patisserie Recipes

By Lora O’Brien Let’s face it – being vegan in France can be a bit of a torture. The menus are usually pretty meaty, and can include horrifying things like frog’s legs, foie gras and *gasp* horse meat. Most…

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Why India Calls Dolphins Non Human Persons

By Diane Small If you’ve been following Eluxe Animal Aid, you’ll know that we are passionate here about conserving endangered species and protecting the rights of animals, especially those that demonstrate sharp intelligence and awareness. We find it fascinating…

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A Room With A View: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

By Chere Di Boscio When the Victorian English began their Grand Tours of Europe, they became well known for demanding a ‘room with a view’ so they could escape the dreariness of grey old ‘Blighty’ and enjoy the sight…

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Sustainable Lingerie Label Lust – The Fierce Edit

By Chantal Brocca Think ‘sustainable lingerie’ means an organic cotton bra and panties that sag on your butt after one wash? Think again. Ethical lingerie is getting sexier – far sexier! Vintage lace, peace silk, recycled elastics and a…

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My Deluxe Detox At The Mandarin Oriental Spa

By Chere Di Boscio Anything with the prefix DE in it just seems to imply effort. For example? It’s easy to make a false statement, but much harder to debunk it. Humidifying a room is a breeze – just…

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30 Inflammation Reducing Vegan Recipes

By Lora O’Brien Your body is super smart. When you stub your toe or hit your elbow on the wall, it may hurt, but by gosh – you’re alive! Your healthy body is sending out some swelling and redness,…

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WIN The Lingerie Set Of Your Choice From Svala

Svala is a sustainably made LA based lingerie, sleepwear and loungewear company. The Svala range is made from breathable, cozy fabrics that feel luxurious against your skin yet are practical enough to wear everyday, to bed or around your home. …

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Grow Your Own Vegan Handbag! The Marvel of MuSkin

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi We’ve heard about mushroom as a shade, kind of like taupe and grey had a baby. But…as a fabric? GradoZero Espace is one of the bio-materials company behind a new textile innovation: mushroom leather, a vegetable eco-alternative…

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The Gold Star! 30+ Vegan Turmeric Recipes

By Lora O’Brien It’s a new kind of ‘yellow fever’ that’s spreading around the world of nutrition. It has long roots in India, as a spice, Ayurvedic medicine and even a clothing dye, and its benefits are finally being revealed…

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How To Choose The Right Champagne

By Chere Di Boscio It has long been the drink of choice for toasting and celebrations, and is practically synonymous with elegance and taste. It’s the beverage of choice for New Year’s celebrations coming up, and always makes a…