Category: Fashion

Eco-Fashion Giveaway – Make Amend

Eco-Fashion Giveaway – Make Amend

Two weeks ago you may have read the post on new Australian eco-label Make Amend. If you did not, I encourage you to read Founder of Make Amend Cassie Pon’s inspiring eco-fashion story here. With that said, Cassie is generously giving only lucky Eco Warrior Princess reader the chance to win a custom made outfit...

Green Fashion Jewellery Envy: Purple Mango

Green Fashion Jewellery Envy: Purple Mango

Have you ever come across an individual whose inner beauty was so radiant that it outshone their physical beauty? My idol Audrey Hepburn automatically springs to mind. The perfect combination of character, charm, beauty and elegance, you would be hard pressed to find someone who disagrees. And another such person for me is Roberta Rangel....

Eco-Fashion Label: Make Amend

Eco-Fashion Label: Make Amend

When my path crossed that of eco-fashionista turned eco-designer Cassandra Pons’, I knew that she would feature perfectly on this blog. Not only is she an inspiring young woman, Cassandra, or Cassie as she is more commonly known, has also created an eco-fashion label Make Amend that encourages other young women to invest in unique...

Tailoring Tomorrow: A Sustainable Fashion Event

Tailoring Tomorrow: A Sustainable Fashion Event

To start this fabulous new year I thought it was fitting that my first blog post pay homage to the central theme of this blog: fashion. In particular, an upcoming fashion event that promises not only to be fun and entertaining but informative as well. And I’m not referring to MSFW, or more commonly known...

To Buy Nothing New

To Buy Nothing New

I’m not planning to lose weight. I’m not giving up alcohol. And I’m not cutting down on coffee. My New Year’s resolution is simply this: To buy nothing new. Now let’s be clear on the ground rules: This will not apply to the giving of gifts. I will only apply this rule to one thing...

Fighting Extinction with Beads for Wildlife

Fighting Extinction with Beads for Wildlife

I am an animal lover. And not only do I love cute cuddly domestic animals. I am in love with the large majestic kind too. I have ventured to the Melbourne Zoo several times, the Werribee Open Range Zoo twice, and once each to Sydney’s Taronga Zoo and the San Diego Zoo. I’ve also been...

Conflict-Free Eco Jewellery

Conflict-Free Eco Jewellery

I have been writing this blog now for two and a half years. And during that time, I have featured environmentally-friendly shoes, vintage dresses, ethical designers and even eco-friendly feminine products! But I have never featured a jewellery designer. Until today. I received an email about jewellery designer Kevia Jeffrey-West and I felt that I...

SPAIR Sandals: Eco-Friendly Footwear

SPAIR Sandals: Eco-Friendly Footwear

Foldable flip flops, foldable thongs, foldable sandals. However you choose to describe them, these little pockets of goodness are popping up in handbags all across the world. I personally didn’t care for them. I had seen a pair of foldable thongs in a girl friend’s bag a few months ago and I remembered thinking to...

Ecofest

Ecofest

Recently I was trawling my emails and noticed one from my best friend, Belinda Ponczek, who also happens to be a fashion stylist. In this particular email, I had sent her a list of interview questions when I found out that she had been fortunate enough to participate in styling ECOFEST, the largest environmental conference in New York...

The Sustainable Fashion Industry

The Sustainable Fashion Industry

It seems that every where you look, “green” is in. Earth Hour, an idea born in Sydney, is now a world-wide phenomena. There are more solar panels on the roofs of urban houses. Energy efficient light globes have replaced incandescent ones. And we can even purchase carbon offsets when we fly! With excessive media coverage...