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Authentic Indian Artisan Jewelry and Home Wares From Mela Artisans

Authentic Indian Artisan Jewelry and Home Wares From Mela Artisans

The ultimate respect to a traditional art, in my opinion, is to wear it not as a costume piece, but as a core piece to your wardrobe. Even more so if it's helping to preserve a tradition. Mela Artisans makes that easy.
  • Weekend Reading: Now I've Made My Skin Sad

    Weekend Reading: Now I’ve Made My Skin Sad

    I’m going to the Women’s March on Washington on the 21st. Are you? Are you marching in your own city? Let me know in the comments! Me Elsewhere on the Internet I contributed a sustainable resolution to this excellent roundup full of incredible sustainable figures. #honored | mindbodygreen Fashion The dirty secret about your clothes. | Washington...
    How I'm Livin': Pamela Love

    How I’m Livin’: Pamela Love

    “I don’t know if I would use the word traditionally sustainable,” Pamela Love tells me. “It can mean so many things.” She then goes on to list all the ways in which her mystical, bohemian, Southwestern jewelry collection is made consciously. It’s produced domestically whenever possible in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan and in Los...
    Fernweh Jewelry Combines Wanderlust With Microfinance

    Fernweh Jewelry Combines Wanderlust With Microfinance

    Just a couple months before Mia Tonelli and Rachel Widmark turned 24 in December, they launched a jewelry line, Fernweh Jewelry. “Do we look 24?” Widmark asks me after they reluctantly admit their age to me at the beginning of our interview. “Yes… I just didn’t expect somebody who is 24 to launch a jewelry line,” I say. “That’s what...
    Ethical Jewelry Maker Bario Neal Dips Into Fairmined Gold

    Ethical Jewelry Maker Bario Neal Dips Into Fairmined Gold

    I’ve admired Bario Neal jewelry for some time. It’s a high-end jewelry line handcrafted in Philadelphia with reclaimed precious metals, ethically sourced stones, and low-­impact, environmentally conscious practices. Their jewelry ranges in style from organic and raw, to refined and feminine, and modern and geometric. In short, something for every type of sustainable girl, especially...
    Eisentraut Jewelry: Badass Yet Ethical Jewelry

    Eisentraut Jewelry: Badass Yet Ethical Jewelry

    Sometimes I want to look subversive, but secretly be doing good with my purchases. That’s where bad-ass bone jewelry comes in, and my new favorite is Eisentraut Jewelry. Lindsey Eason (formerly Eisentraut) designs and builds her jewelry in Brooklyn Heights before passing them off to her caster in Manhattan. She is inspired by objects that...
    (Giveaway!) Edge of Ember Does Modern Geometry Sustainably

    (Giveaway!) Edge of Ember Does Modern Geometry Sustainably

    I’m giving away one Edge of Ember ring to a lucky reader! To enter, you need to be signed up for EcoCult’s newsletter (to the right of this page) and Edge of Ember’s newsletter (at the bottom of Edge of Ember’s website). Then comment below to tell me you’ve done that, and you’re entered! (Ends...
    Linhardt Jewelry Is Ethical Luxury Jewelry for the Bold Urban Woman

    Linhardt Jewelry Is Ethical Luxury Jewelry for the Bold Urban Woman

    Lisa Linhardt’s jewelry is the kind of thing that all types of women project their dreams upon. Bold and sleek, it would fit in equally in almost any setting where you want to make a statement–an art opening in Chelsea, a Bushwick coffee shop, a $10,000-per-table benefit. What you don’t expect, when you see a Linhardt...