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15 Ethical Empowering Gifts For Women

Show the fierce female in your life some support with one of these sustainable empowering gifts for women By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Freud famously asked: “what do women want?” And it’s a good question, with many possible answers. But…

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Eluxe Horoscopes For March 2021

What’s in the stars for you this month? Renowned Astrologer, Claudia Vannini reads your Eluxe horoscopes. If you love Claudia’s readings as much as we do, why not get your personal birth chart done? See below for details. Love…

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WIN An Apple Leather Bag By Miomojo

Vegan bags are made from all kinds of materials. But mostly, plastic. And sometimes, the nastiest type of plastic – that being PVC. It’s not eco friendly, and given the fact that PVC does so much harm to ecosystems,…

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The 5th Annual Eluxe Awards Are Now Open!

We’re excited to announce that we are now accepting nominations for its fifth annual Eluxe Awards​! The greenest, most sustainable, eco and vegan brands in the world of luxury through the annual Eluxe Awards. The Eluxe Awards honors companies,…

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WIN A Pair Of Shoes Of Your Choice By Solana

If you think vegan shoes are all about the sweaty plastic, think again! Solana makes their footwear from recycled velvet, organic cotton, and other sustainable materials. And each design is infused with the beauty of artisanal details, such as…

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How Covid Has Affected Garment Workers Globally

The virus has hurt some groups more than others. Here’s how Covid has affected garment workers across the world By Roberta Fabroccino In the span of a few months, our world has changed beyond recognition. Our habits, plans, and…

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WIN $150 To Spend At Murmali Vegan Bags

Today we bring a seriously exciting giveaway for all of you. It’s from Murmali, a high-end cork goods brand that ticks all the boxes: Cork handbags that are beautiful, functional, vegan, and sustainable!  Former Architect Miguel Chimali and designer…

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WIN A Vegan Tote Bag By ACE Worth Almost $200

ACE is the Spanish brand with Nordic heritage turning ocean plastic waste into cool, versatile and timeless statement pieces to carry all day. Lightweight, resistant, with plenty of room and pockets and a glamorous touch, they are your best allies to…

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Sustainable Valentine’s Day Gifts For Luxury Lovers

These sustainable Valentine’s Day Gifts are richly luxurious, and perfect for any romantic occasion, in fact! By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Although we associate it mainly with romance today, you may be surprised to know the origins of Valentine’s Day…

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Reasons To Shop Small Now And Always

Still using Amazon? Here are some great reasons to ditch them and shop small, now and always! By Chere Di Boscio Funny, isn’t it, how Covid seems to be a threat to customers in small grocery and clothing stores…

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5 Ways Smoking Harms The Environment

You know it’s bad for you and those around you. But do you know the ways smoking harms the environment, too? By Jody McCutcheon You know what’s funny? I know a lot of radical people: anti-war, distrusting of the…

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Spiritual Practices That Harm The Earth

Spiritual practices that harm the Earth need to stop. Here are 5 of the worst By Nastassja Salem More and more of us are using crystals, smudging and essential oils to cleanse our space. Increasing numbers of tourists are…

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Your Horoscope For The Year 2021

Anxious about the coming year? Check out your horoscope for the year 2021 right here! By Claudia Vannini There can be little doubt that 2020 was a tough year for most. Business closures, personal losses, losses of freedom and…

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15 Unusual Christmas Gift Experiences To Give

Why buy stuff when you can give memories, with these Christmas gift experiences, instead? By Chere Di Boscio No matter how well intended, gift giving can be such an incredibly wasteful activity. The gift bag or box is often…

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Cool, Unexpected Ways Companies Are Upcycling

Let’s move beyond deadstock! Here are 5 cool, unexpected ways companies are upcycling By Jeff Moravec It’s tempting to think that recycling was “invented” sometime in the late 1960s, but that would ignore the fact that back in the…

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5 Surprising Health Benefits Of Houseplants

They’re not just pretty! There are also some health benefits of houseplants that may surprise you…. By Diane Small Sure, home decor changes over the decades. Chintz was anything but chintzy for a long time. Avocado was more than…

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WIN A Twisted Diamond Ring Set By Akind Worth Over $250

Wow. What a year, right? It’s been a wild ride for most of us, and there’s a great way we can remember it – through jewelry! Whether you are seeking that special piece to remember a milestone, to pop-the-question,…

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10+ Homemade Plastic Free Christmas Gifts

Got some time on your hands? Feeling crafty? Check out these homemade plastic free Christmas gifts! By Arwa Lodhi Christmas is undoubtedly a seriously wasteful time of year, with its discarded wrapping, single-use greeting cards, food scraps and unwanted…

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Saving The Planet With Photography For Future

Photography for Future is more than just home decor. It’s an environmental message…and more! By Diane Small More of us are stuck at home than ever before, thanks to restrictive government lockdowns. That not only means sadness, depression and…

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The Ethics of Fashion Brands Made In Prisons

There’s a lot to consider when it comes to the ethics of fashion brands made in prisons…. By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Recently, a crop of new fashion brands made in prisons has arisen. They boast that because they’re using…

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COVID 19 And The Rise Of Fashion Resale

Government imposed lockdowns have had a devastating effect on people’s lives. However, there is at least one great new trend arising from them. See how COVID has contributed to the rise of fashion resale By Harleen Dorka Most markets…