GREEN Retailer Fab Finds Spring 2012
Laser Show – Green Tree Jewelry
Lightweight laser-cut wood earrings are made in the USA from renewable and recyclable materials—including water-based dyes. New series, Gear Garb, consists of kinetic moveable pendants, earrings and switch plates.
Walk in the Woods – Animi Causa
The cork in the Forest Collection series of housewares is made from recycled wine bottle corks.
Trickle Down Theory – Hydros Bottle
The filtering water bottle has a side-fill port with a twist-and-turn spout that filters water on entry. Made in the USA. BPA and phthalate-free. Every bottle sold provides clean water to one person in need for one year. Filters, which last three months or for 150 uses, are also available wholesale and can be recycled by returning to Hydros.
Wild Things – Zooshuu
Customizable flip-flops, made in USA, are 100% recyclable rubber. Interchangeable snaps are available in a variety of designs and colors. Partners with World Animal Foundation.
Stamp-ede – Red Leaf Papers
Self-inking Stampster cuts down on chemical use. Three stamp colors and five inks to choose from. Can be personalized in a variety of contemporary designs.
Breaking New Grounds – Back to the Roots
Indoor windowsill kit can grow up to 1.5lbs of gourmet mushrooms. The soil is 100% recycled coffee grounds and kit needs to be misted twice a day. Each kit grows multiple crops and the box can last for at least six months before opening.
Prim Pram – Buggy Love
Organic stroller cleaning kit includes FreshLOVE, PolishLOVE, FabricLOVE and WheelLOVE—all made with natural ingredients to clean different parts of a stroller. Brush, microfiber cloth and re-usable cotton drawstring bag also included in kit.