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Upcoming NYC Sustainable Events, January 6 Edition

Upcoming NYC Sustainable Events, January 6 Edition

Shrankhla Holececk: The Rituals of Ayurvedic Beauty Wednesday, January 11 | 7 to 9 pm @ CAP Beauty – 238 West 10th Street, Manhattan The founder of Uma Oils will lead you through the traditional beauty rituals of Ayurveda. Shrankhla hails from Los Angeles, but was raised in India, where she learned these practices from...
  • A Reader Asks: How Do I Get Into the Sustainable Fashion Industry?

    A Reader Asks: How Do I Get Into the Sustainable Fashion Industry?

    Actually, it isn’t one reader email that spurred this, but a dozen. Fashion students and professionals are starting to wake up to the massive environmental damage and worker exploitation inherent to the conventional fashion industry, and want no part of it. But they often don’t know where to start. So they email me, or sustainable...
    NYC Sustainable Holiday Events and Pop-Ups

    NYC Sustainable Holiday Events and Pop-Ups

    Scraps: Fashion, Textiles, and Creative Reuse Now through Sunday, April 16 2017 @ Cooper Hewitt – 2 East 91st Street Offering creative, alternative approaches to confronting textile waste, Scraps: Fashion, Textiles, and Creative Reuse presents the work of three designers who put sustainability at the heart of the design process: Luisa Cevese, founder of Riedzioni...
    NYC Sustainable Events, November 11th Edition

    NYC Sustainable Events, November 11th Edition

     It’s going to be a quiet couple of weeks. Probably best that way. I’m feeling like curling up with some cider and reading, rather than partying. Don’t you? Floral Wreath Workshop with Molly Oliver Flowers Tuesday, November 15 | 6:30pm 8:30pm @ Brooklyn Grange – Clinton Avenue & Flushing Avenue, Brooklyn Join sustainable farmer/florist Molly Culver of Molly Oliver...
    NYC Sustainable Events, October 21st Edition

    NYC Sustainable Events, October 21st Edition

    How to Kick the Sugar Habit Thursday, October 27 | 7 to 8:30 pm @ Natural Gourmet Institute – 48 West 21st Street, 2nd Floor Disappointed that you can no longer control yourself from eating sweets? The goal of this workshop is to explore what happens to you when you eat sugar, what it does...
    I'll See You at These NYC Sustainable Events! May 6th Edition

    I’ll See You at These NYC Sustainable Events! May 6th Edition

    The Good Goods Saturday May 7th   – Sunday May 8th | 11 am – 6 pm @ Interface – 140 West 30th St, Manhattan What: The Good Goods is a pop-up marketplace filled with design goods, art, installations, and creative workshops to celebrate the current design scene in New York City. The foundation of The...
    I'll See You at These NYC Sustainable Events! April 21st Edition

    I’ll See You at These NYC Sustainable Events! April 21st Edition

     Wild Western Bride at the Daisy & Elizabeth Wild West Pop-Up Saturday, April 30 12 – 8 pm and Sunday 12 – 6 pm @ 439 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn Brooklyn designers Daisy Hartmann and Elizabeth NeSmith of ethical lingerie label Daisy & Elizabeth have put together the perfect concept shop for festival season, Wild West Brooklyn. Located in the southside...
    I'll See You at These NYC Sustainable Events! November 13 Edition

    I’ll See You at These NYC Sustainable Events! November 13 Edition

    Bottega Organica Facials Saturday, November 14th | 1 to 4 pm @ Bottega Organica Flagship Store, 117 Christopher St, Manhattan This Saturday, the team at Bottega Organica will be hosting mini facials to help you look radiantly glowing for the holiday season ahead! Bottega Organica team esthetician Kim Valero will provide 15 minute facials using Bottega’s one-of-a-kind...