Green Living Online Newsletter Delivering the best stories, slideshows, blogs and listings from

March 7, 2014

Your must-read guide to hot spring eco-fashion & beauty (PLUS: $1,500 Giveaway!)

Green Living wants to help you look your best and score a few good karma points at the same time. Check out our 54 spring and summer eco-fashion picks for gals, guys and kids and 28 fantastic beauty products  that are good for you and the planet. Next, take a crash course in Canadian eco-fashion, reduce your wardrobe’s water footprint and see why the word “fragrance” on beauty labels might be cause for concern.

Don’t forget to enter our Eco-Glam Giveaway, with more than $1,500 in fashion and beauty prizes! Bonus: find out why swapping is the new shopping, and how you can take part in a fun fashion accessories swap at this year’s Green Living Show.

Last but not least, we’re sharing tasty spring recipes: try this refreshing Mango-Mint Green Smoothie and colourful Rainbow Kale Slaw.


54 trendy, green fashion find

54 trendy, green fashion finds
Sustainable spring and summer looks for every occasion more»

Spring clean your beauty routine

Spring clean your beauty routine
28 fantastic beauty products that are good for you and the planet more»

A brief history of Canadian eco-fashion

A brief history of Canadian eco-fashion
Take a crash course in sartorial history with our resident eco-fashionista! more»

Reduce your wardrobe’s water footprint

Reduce your wardrobe’s water footprint
4 easy ways to start a revolution via your closet more»

Fragrance folly

Fragrance folly
A look at the not-so-pretty side of the personal care industry more»

Swapping for fabulous fashions

Swapping for fabulous fashions
Why you can’t miss the eco-swap event of the year more»

great recipes:
Mango-Mint Green Smoothie

Mango-Mint Green Smoothie
Start the day right with this flavourful recipe more»

double chocolate cake

Rainbow Kale Slaw
A dish bursting with colour and flavour more»

toxin toxout

Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry
by Stacy Malkan

living room revolution

ReFashioned: Cutting-Edge Clothing from Upcycled Materials
by Sass Brown

grow a sustainable diet

Slow is Beautiful: New Visions of Community, Leisure and Joie de Vivre
by Cecile Andrews

« back to top

Eco-glam Giveaway: More than $1,500 in prizes!

2014 Green Living Show
Green Living Show 2014