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Eco-friendly fashion for Earth Day

Look good and feel good about your purchases this Earth Day in fashion-forward pieces that are made of eco-friendly materials and benefit planet-minded organizations.

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Conscious and cool

This Earth Day, buy an item (or two

This Earth Day, buy an item (or two or three) from H&M’s Conscious collection, which is made with sustainable materials such as organic cotton and vegetable-tanned leather.

Top, $59.95, vegetable-tanned leather skirt, $199, and embellished shoulder piece, $149; at H&M stores

A leg up

A great pair of easy, breezy pants are
Photo Credit: Amour Vert

A great pair of easy, breezy pants are a seasonal must-have, especially this organic cotton and linen pair from San Francisco-based brand Amour Vert, which has a zero-waste design philosophy and uses only organic and sustainable fabrics and low-impact dyes.

$155; at amourvert.com

Jewelry that gives back

KiraKira’s gold-plated necklace is inspired by the sea
Photo Credit: KiraKira

KiraKira’s gold-plated necklace is inspired by the sea and gives back to it, with 20% of proceeds going to the nonprofit Ocean Conservancy.

$298; at Treasures, 171 Seventh Ave., Park Slope, 718-768-6292

Dressed to impress

Alternative’s short-sleeve dress is perfect for spring —

Alternative’s short-sleeve dress is perfect for spring — and uses a G2 Eco-Wash, a low-water, chemical-free wash that results in one seriously soft garment.

$112; at Alternative, 281 Lafayette St., 212-226-8210

Packed to perfection

Pack your belongings up stylishly — and in
Photo Credit: La Canadienne

Pack your belongings up stylishly — and in an eco-friendly way — in this leather backpack from La Canadienne, which uses environmentally friendly dyes and protective agents.

$585; at lacanadienneshoes.com

Not short on style

Crop tops are a huge trend for spring,

Crop tops are a huge trend for spring, and we love Eileen Fisher’s version, which uses fabric that’s bluesign certified: dyed and finished using fewer chemicals, less water and less energy.

$178; at Eileen Fisher, 166 Fifth Ave., 212-924-4777

Showered with style

With April’s showers still raining down on New
Photo Credit: Kamik

With April’s showers still raining down on New York, it’s the perfect time to buy Kamik’s eye-catching floral-print rainboots, which are 100% recyclable and made of ecologic rubber, a phthalate-free and sustainable rubber substitute.

$69.99; at zappos.com

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