It’s time to STOP thinking about Earth Day as a Crunchy, Birkenstock-Wearing, Roll in the Woodstock mud kind of day and realize that we can turn it into an Eco-Fashion, Diva Day that’s FABULOUS. At least that’s what Joonbug.com and BlackBook.com are doing at the Juliet Supper Club in NYC tomorrow night (4/22/10). DJ Steve Powers will be on the decks for this invite only event which will include complimentary cocktails from 9-11pm.
Eco-Friendly designers for Neuaura Shoes, Restore Clothing & AUM Couture will all be on hand to offer advice on how to “green” their daily lives and still be fab.
Here’s a little FREE advice from the fashion gurus…
Arti Upadhyay designer for Neuarua Shoes suggests, that you…
– Try to bring lunch from home in a container, by bringing a reusable container you can help to minimize packaging waste.
– Unplug all your appliances when you are not home, this will help to conserve energy.
– Try using cloth napkins instead of paper; it saves trees and it is a much more sophisticated feel for any sort of dinning experience.
– Take public transportation
Celeste Lilore designer for Restore Clothing points out that…
70% of the environmental impact of clothing comes from garment care, for the least possible impact make sure to wash clothing responsibly with cold water, biodegradable detergent, no chlorine bleach and be sure to line dry each piece.
Marina Kievsky designer for AUM Couture always try to….
Use the least about of paperwork, we often print files when it is unnecessary and the paper just get throws out. She also suggests they you drink water from Eco-friendly refillable water bottles—every year, more than 26 billion bottles are thrown away.
If you happen to be in the city and want to go. Fan Joonbug on facebook and you might be able to score yourself tickets to this event tomorrow.
Thank you to Think for the 411 on this great event!