Ahh sweater weather. That magical time of year when Pinterest boards are aflutter with layering ideas and magazines are packed with a million and one ways to style your sweater (sweater/ jeans/ boots...Read more
Being a hipster is all about independence, and Independence Day is a hipster's chance to shine. Hipsters are too cool for family fun and backyard BBQs, obviously, but Main Street parades on single-speed bikes melt their hip-hearts like warm apple pie, and 4th of July fashion makes their American-Apparel-led pulses race like they're running a three-legged one...Read more
Every year around July 4th, I face an internal crisis that has nothing to do with patriotism. Rather, it concerns my personal beliefs. You see, I strongly believe that costumes and flair make everything more fun, yet I believe just as strongly in the 3 Commandments of Mamma Nature: reduce, reuse, and recycle. And I'm also very cheap...Read more
Say "yes" to boring, dime-a-dozen, bargain bin ring? No, thank you. You're a beautiful, one-of-a-kind woman with a sparkling personality and a healthy respect for your Mamma-- shouldn't your engagement ring be, too?...Read more
With so many big plans to orchestrate and small details to arrange, order, and organize for yourself before your wedding, it's hard to imagine that you have to outfit and accessorize six other women, as well. But fluster not, you blushing bride, because I've got everything you need for your bridesmaids right here...Read more
After a long, stressful day at work, you decide to make yourself a delic dinner to enjoy while you relax and binge watch Pretty Little Liars, so on your way home you pop into the store to gather ingredients and a bottle of wine. You're on a budget so you scan your Club Card to qualify your purchase for the $0.10 mail-in rebate (don't forget to buy stamps!), but since you didn't plan on...Read more
I once applied for a job where, during the interview, I was required to fix a flat bike tire while blindfolded. I can't really even change a flat tire when my vision is unobscured, so this "real-life-challenge" was especially difficult for me. Luckily, it was a group interview, so about 25 other candidates were able to witness me fumbling around like an idiot.
The job was for a tour guide for one of those...Read more
The coolest thing I've ever found is also the thing I most regret. Let me explain. The time was 2007, the place was Bethany Beach, Delaware, and the thing? Oh, the thing...
Running on the beach everyday, I'd found nearly everything under the sea-- starfish and sea horses, string rays and baby seals (alive and adorable, and don't worry, I helped them return to ocean)...Read more
No matter how "fun" my high school math teacher, Mr. Collins, tried to make math, I hated geometry class and I mainly used my trusty TI-83 scientific calculator to pass notes and play hangman. But as an older, wiser, more stylish version of my high school self...Read more
Every time I go to my grandfather's house, I try to steal one of his hats. Say what you will about Poppie (that he's adorable, charming, wonderful, a keen business man with the spirit of a hustler and a knack for the ponies…), but one indisputable fact is that man's got style. Donned in...Read more
Was your stocking stuffed with gift cards this holiday? You've been buying gifts for everyone else all season long, so now it's time to treat yourself and here are 60 ways to spend your Christmas cash. They're all handmade, they're all eco-friendly, and you can shop them all without leaving your couch...Read more
Whether your sister's the smart one, the pretty one, or the one your siblings tell is adopted (I was that one...), here are eco-friendly gift ideas for each and every one. Handmade from stretch bamboo...Read more
These eco-friendly gift are all under $50, so you won't have to spread the Christmas spirt across three credit cards in order to afford great gifs.
You can be fiscally responsible and your recipient can be sustainable stylish with...Read more
All three colors of our most popular bangle bracelet styles together in one stack. Eco-friendly, versatile...Read more
You need a gift for a musician, but they already have the instrument. So… what are you supposed to get them? Guiatrists blow through picks faster than...Read more
Aw man, what are we supposed to get him for Christmas? Shopping for dudes can be harder than watching The Notebook without crying, so we've got some gift ideas to help you shop for him this holiday.
Hand crafted from reclaimed slate...Read more
Gold is a symbol of success, good health, and the enjoyment of life. These eco-friendly bracelets are a symbol of your impeccable taste, unique personal style, and commitment to looking awesome while embodying your eco-mission without being...Read more
You just got your new-born-baby-Mamma- friend a diaper tree for her baby shower, so now what are you supposed to get her for Christmas? Mamma registered for all the practical post-baby gifts she needs, so now treat her to something she...Read more
What's the point of wearing bracelets that are so bulky you have to remove them before you can check email, eat lunch, or write a blog post? What's the point of wearing bangles that are so bang-y you must take them off before you can talk with your hands, write with your wrists, or actively use your arms? Call us dreamers, but...Read more
We compiled a mix collection of eco-friendly gift ideas for the mixed bag of people you need gifts for this holiday season. We've never met a girl who doesn't love jewelry, and we are in love with these hand painted...Read more