GREEN Retailer Fab Finds Fall 2012
Flat Tire Décor
Made from recycled scrap tires, the Tube Tote messenger bag works for hauling tools. The Flat Tire Décor collection includes baskets, pots, and containers, suitable for home and garden use. Made in USA.
Where the Wild Things Are
Le Canot Rouge
Whimsical animal stationery uses chlorine-free, FSC-certified, 100% post-consumer recycled fiber paper. Protective cellos are made from wood cellulose fibers sourced via sustainable forestry principles and are certified biodegradable. Ribbons used are 100% natural linen.
Skin-conditioning Vanilla Raspberry scrub is made with natural ingredients such as food-grade coconut oil, shea butter and Dead Sea salt. Other bath and body products available.
It’s a Wrap
With a unique rope-like design, the Bora scarf blends alpaca wool and acrylic. Available in 12 colors including denim, cranberry and citron. Each sustainable, eco-friendly piece is handcrafted using wool from a local farm.
Handcrafted “Cancun” baskets with handles are made with recycled plastic. Small, medium and large-sized baskets include washable cotton liners.
The ECO Green collection includes hand-poured, soy wax candles in upcycled wine bottles. Comes in eight scents such as Rosemary & Citrus, Pomegranate & Currant or Basil & Cucumber.
Chocolate and Steel
Eco-friendly jewelry is made using silver reclaimed from film negatives and old circuitry; bronze from old boat propellers, bells and machine parts; and sterling silver cultivated from old jewelry that has been sent to refineries. The studio runs on solar and wind power.