Ecochic Magazine the inspiring green glossy for EcoChic lifestyle lovers.

Body & Soul


 

The White Company

 

click here

 

Scratching the surface – Ethical Jewellery

Scratching the surface – Ethical Jewellery

As ethical jewellery finally starts to seep into the public consciousness, Laura McCreddie from Retail Jeweller.com reports on ...

Read full article »

Drowning in plastic

Drowning in plastic

Way out in the Pacific Ocean, in an area once known as the doldrums, an enormous, accidental monument ...

Read full article »

Body Beautiful the Natural and Organic Way

Body Beautiful the Natural and Organic Way

"A woman without paint is like food without salt." - Roman philosopher, Plautus The allure of fragrance and scented potions ...

Read full article »

Source – Jewellery’s Fairtrade Journey – now published

Source – Jewellery’s Fairtrade Journey – now published

We are delighted to announce that Source - Jewellery's Fairtrade Journey, putting ethics & the environment at the ...

Read full article »

Child Voices of Nepal & Climate Change

Child Voices of Nepal & Climate Change

Child voices: children of Nepal speak out on climate change adaptation Authors: Gautam,D &  Oswald,K. Produced by: Children in a ...

Read full article »

The Ethical Fashion Forum presents The SOURCE Awards 2012

The Ethical Fashion Forum presents The SOURCE Awards 2012

This year the Ethical Fashion Forum is expanding on its annual INNOVATION competition to launch the SOURCE ...

Read full article »

Montessori Brighton in Action

Montessori Brighton in Action

Brighton & Hove Montessori School for children aged 2 - 11 years old,  is thriving under the astute ...

Read full article »

Step into Fairness – in celebration of Fairtrade Fortnight 2012

Step into Fairness – in celebration of Fairtrade Fortnight 2012

Read full article »

The Co-operative Personal Travel Advisors – ethical tourism unveiled

The Co-operative Personal Travel Advisors – ethical tourism unveiled

With the sparkle and lights of Christmas now long since gone, January is perhaps one of the most ...

Read full article »

Designers in Ethical Fashion – beyond the boundaries

Designers in Ethical Fashion – beyond the boundaries

Whilst the principles behind it may have been universally respected (in theory, at least) since it first began, ...

Read full article »

London circuit comics raise a laugh for Sussex good causes – Crack up the Downs!

London circuit comics raise a laugh for Sussex good causes – Crack up the Downs!

An impressive line-up of London-circuit comics and performers are staging a one-off comedy cabaret in Sussex to raise ...

Read full article »

Fair Trade Festival at Brighton Marina

Fair Trade Festival at Brighton Marina

Saturday 6th August and Sunday 7th August sees the Fair Trade Festival at Brighton Marina from 10 - ...

Read full article »

Beyond Skin – the ultimate ethical shoe designers

Beyond Skin – the ultimate ethical shoe designers

How many footwear companies, even ethical ones, can truly claim that "No humans, animals or small children were ...

Read full article »

UN high-level meeting on NCDs: four questions

UN high-level meeting on NCDs: four questions

 A recent paper published in the Lancet, entitled UN high-level meeting on non-communicable diseases: addressing four questions by R.,Beaglehole; R.,Bonita; ...

Read full article »

Brompton Lakes – the perfect eco chic retreat

Brompton Lakes – the perfect eco chic retreat

Resting on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, directly on the banks of the River Swale ...

Read full article »

Observer Ethical Awards 2011 honours a range of true champions

Observer Ethical Awards 2011 honours a range of true champions

The Observer Ethical Awards honour the vital work of those who champion environmental and social justice. The judges ...

Read full article »

Celebrate Earth Hour 2011

Celebrate Earth Hour 2011

Show you care about climate change - turn off your lights in support of Earth HourMarch 26th 2011 ...

Read full article »

TRAID recycles for Good

TRAID recycles for Good

The culture of fast throwaway fashion is having a seismic effect on our landfills. In some parts of ...

Read full article »

The World’s Biggest Gold Story 2011 – Fairtrade & Fairmined Gold

The World’s Biggest Gold Story 2011 – Fairtrade & Fairmined Gold

About half the worldʼs gold, once itʼs been mined, refined and traded, finds its way into jewellery. Itʼs ...

Read full article »

Kiri London, Where Fair Trade Fashion Inspires

Kiri London, Where Fair Trade Fashion Inspires

Welcome to KIRI LONDON.  KIRI, introduces us to it's very first collection of luxury gemstone gift-ware. Like today's consumers, ...

Read full article »

Organic health and beauty – The Soil Association’s View

Organic health and beauty – The Soil Association’s View

Your skin is the largest organ of your body and what you put on it can be absorbed ...

Read full article »

EcoChic Introduces Apostle – A passion for purity- special offer

EcoChic Introduces Apostle – A passion for purity- special offer

EcoChic is delighted to introduce New Beauty, the sumptuous skin and body care range from Apostle. The launch of ...

Read full article »

Inside Organics: Where Health and Beauty go hand in hand

Inside Organics: Where Health and Beauty go hand in hand

Inside Organics is the one stop shop for beauty and health, an online store with an original difference. If you ...

Read full article »

L’eau Du Parfum – Sweet or Sour?

L’eau Du Parfum – Sweet or Sour?

A scent can trigger powerful emotions; reconnect forgotten memories of a place or a person, perhaps even long ...

Read full article »

Feel Naturally Beautiful and Glow in Organic Make-up

Feel Naturally Beautiful and Glow in Organic Make-up

For many, make-up is an art. Women have been embellishing themselves with it for centuries, and its still ...

Read full article »

Ethical Fashion Forum – Excellence in Ethical Fashion

Ethical Fashion Forum – Excellence in Ethical Fashion

We are delighted to partner with the Ethical Fashion Forum as we share a mutual goal to facilitate excellence ...

Read full article »

Parabens, Phylates & formadehyde, Beauty products unveiled

Parabens, Phylates & formadehyde, Beauty products unveiled

Lotions and potions, pampering and preening. Over the course of a lifetime an average female will spend £180,000 ...

Read full article »

Vogue.com announces Body Shop’s Brush with Fashion Launch

Vogue.com announces Body Shop’s Brush with Fashion Launch

As featured in Vogue.Com's Green Style Blog,  a catwalk sensation launched THE BODY SHOP's recent partnership with London ...

Read full article »

350 Earth, the world’s first global climate art project, Brighton

350 Earth, the world’s first global climate art project, Brighton

Next Saturday the 27th of November, 350 EARTH will launch the world's first ever global climate art project, ...

Read full article »

Top five considerations when shopping for Ethical Fashion

Top five considerations when shopping for Ethical Fashion

Just last week Channel 4's Dispatches investigated the working conditions of clothing manufacturing units in the UK. With ...

Read full article »

2010 Year of Biodiversity?

2010 Year of Biodiversity?

The Aichi Nagoya Summit on Biodiversity has been widely anticipated, not only as a platform to shine light ...

Read full article »

EcoChic Magazine – together we celebrate your ethical style

EcoChic Magazine – together we celebrate your ethical style

EcoChic Collection is a dynamic ethical fashion and style site, bringing you the best in ethical and fair ...

Read full article »

Greenhouse Gases have already reached dangerous tipping point

Greenhouse Gases have already reached dangerous tipping point

The total "long-term" carbon dioxide equivalent of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere has already reached 455 parts per ...

Read full article »

‘Mega-Dairy’ Farms may Change the Face of the British Countryside

‘Mega-Dairy’ Farms may Change the Face of the British Countryside

With final preparations being made in Lincolnshire to a planning application for Europe's largest dairy farm, rounding up ...

Read full article »

EcoChic Collection launches the Ethical Fashion Collective, Hove UK

EcoChic Collection launches the Ethical Fashion Collective, Hove UK

Last month, La Fourchette Patisserie Hove, hosted our first Ethical Fashion Collective, Hove, UK.    An emerging Community The evening was a ...

Read full article »

Forum For the Future – How to make a better world fashionably

Forum For the Future – How to make a better world fashionably

Forum for the future is a dynamic CSR organisation. Generally industry now recognises that global challenges like climate change, food ...

Read full article »

Today’s Ethical Fashion Source Expo London

Today’s Ethical Fashion Source Expo London

The annual Ethical Fashion Source Expo on today, October 6th 2010, at Central Hall, Westminster, is the world's first and only ...

Read full article »

The Big Swish London, is on

The Big Swish London, is on

The Big Swish, 30 September 2010. Ethical stylist, Lupe Castro is organising a swishing event this Thursday 30 September ...

Read full article »

The Creative Fashion Forum & 10:10 are swishing by the sea

The Creative Fashion Forum & 10:10 are swishing by the sea

EcoChic Magazine have teamed up with the Creative Fashion Forum and 10:10 to announce the forthcoming Swishing Event ...

Read full article »

Brighton’s Vibrant Climate Connections Exhibition

Brighton’s Vibrant Climate Connections Exhibition

Climate Connections is an exciting new project looking at the impact of climate change, both locally and globally. ...

Read full article »

EcoChic Collection launches the South East Ethical Fashion Network

EcoChic Collection launches the South East Ethical Fashion Network

 EcoChic Collection announces the launch of the Ethical Fashion Network for the South East.     A love of style and ...

Read full article »

Win a Soft White Cloud Organic Blanket

Win a Soft White Cloud Organic Blanket

New Zealand is a land of magnificent mountains, rugged high country, lush green valleys, snow-fed rivers and clear ...

Read full article »

The EcoChic Tote Giveaway

The EcoChic Tote Giveaway

The sun is shining and our EcoChic Tote is the perfect complement to any summer wardrobe. In simple black ...

Read full article »

Ethical Designer Ute Decker showcases at London Festival of Architecture

Ethical Designer Ute Decker showcases at London Festival of Architecture

Ethical Jewellery Designer Ute Decker known for her sculptural and exquisitely beautiful recycled silver pieces will be displaying her ...

Read full article »

EcoChic Campaigns for Ursula & her Climate Refugees

EcoChic Campaigns for Ursula & her Climate Refugees

At EcoChic we are fond of many things, but campaigning on issues close to our hearts is a particular ...

Read full article »

The Breathe Network,the Promise of life

The Breathe Network,the Promise of life

What does a simpler life look like in the 21st Century? Who will join with me if I'm ...

Read full article »

CRED Jewellery to host Essence – the first ethical jewellery pavilion.

CRED Jewellery to host Essence – the first ethical jewellery pavilion.

London Jewellery Week is exploring new boundaries 7-13th June 2010.  At the heart of Treasure 2010 there is ...

Read full article »

The Piccalilly Way

The Piccalilly Way

Over the last few years we have had the privilege to meet with inspiring designers and businesses who ...

Read full article »

Oxon Hoath House, an escape to the country

Oxon Hoath House, an escape to the country

There is no better way to beat the noise of the city and truly relax than an escape ...

Read full article »

EcoChic reusable bags, spreading the eco friendly message in style.

EcoChic reusable bags, spreading the eco friendly message in style.

EcoChic Collection will be celebrating World Environment Day and helping to beat the plastic soup with our gorgeous range ...

Read full article »

Heaven by Panchachuli UK, transforming and liberating, one loom at a time.

Heaven by Panchachuli UK, transforming and liberating, one loom at a time.

Panchachuli UK is proud to launch their ethical and exclusive range, Heaven, within the UK. A versatile range ...

Read full article »

Tesco, Boots and Subway accused of selling unethical tuna

Tesco, Boots and Subway accused of selling unethical tuna

The Ecologist Magazine today highlights important research on the use of unethical tuna in our supermarkets.Research shows that high ...

Read full article »

Loss of nature a greater problem than climate change

Loss of nature a greater problem than climate change

Our philosophy is to encourage the use of Fair Trade and environmentally sound products. Over the weekend, it ...

Read full article »

Fashion Footprints: Sustainable Images visit & be inspired

Fashion Footprints: Sustainable Images visit & be inspired

This inspiring image Portable Pelt, 2009 by Tara Boath Mooney is part of a major new project, Fashion Footprints: Sustainable ...

Read full article »

Good for the Climate – Good for Health

Good for the Climate – Good for Health

Research Scientists Mike Gill and Robin Stott argue that climate change already affects human health, creating problems that ...

Read full article »

The Climate Dividend

The Climate Dividend

"Climate change is the biggest global health threat of the 21st century." So concluded a Lancet-UCL Commission earlier ...

Read full article »

Cycling towards a fairer fashion industry

Cycling towards a fairer fashion industry

Toxic pesticides used in cotton production kill over 20,000 people a year, reveals the Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) ...

Read full article »

Refugee Week 2010

Refugee Week 2010

Refugee Week is a UK-wide programme of arts, cultural and educational events that celebrate the contribution of refugees ...

Read full article »

Great Fashion Cycle – London to Paris departs

Great Fashion Cycle – London to Paris departs

A team of adventure seeking style-savvy fashionistas are to embark on "The Great Fashion Cycle" from London to ...

Read full article »

Win Cred Jewellery

Win Cred Jewellery

We are delighted to have teamed up with CRED Jewellery, purveyors of the finest Fairtrade Jewellery to offer ...

Read full article »

Sussex Eco Awards 2010

Sussex Eco Awards 2010

The EcoChic Team are delighted to have been nominated for the Sussex Eco Awards 2010 in both the ...

Read full article »

Gold looks green as fair trade goes mining

Gold looks green as fair trade goes mining

Fairtrade and fairmined gold is officially launched. First we had bananas and chocolate and at last it is officially ...

Read full article »

Swedish Designers Seek Sustainability without Compromising Fashion

Swedish Designers Seek Sustainability without Compromising Fashion

NEW YORK, May 8, 2010 / - Eco Chic - Towards Sustainable Swedish Fashion opened at the Scandinavia ...

Read full article »

UK General Election & International Development

UK General Election & International Development

As we know that UK Press are describing tomorrow's UK election as the most tightly fought campaign since ...

Read full article »

Industry Calls for Tax Breaks for Eco Fashion Businesses

Industry Calls for Tax Breaks for Eco Fashion Businesses

Today the Centre for Sustainable Fashion, London, UK cited  how Harold Tillman, Chairman of the British Fashion Council ...

Read full article »

Earthbuilds

Earthbuilds

Earthbuilds are a company based in Europe developing and promoting fully sustainable off-grid buildings based on the earthship ...

Read full article »

Celebrate World Fair Trade Day 2010

Celebrate World Fair Trade Day 2010

Celebrate World Fair Trade Day 2010 You have the power to change lives. Support Fair Trade and join us ...

Read full article »

Sonia Kashuk Eco Chic Cosmetic Brush Collection

Sonia Kashuk Eco Chic Cosmetic Brush Collection

Make-up artist and determined entrepreneur, Sonia Kashuk, is a unique talent with a can do spirit. Sonia began ...

Read full article »

EJF Eco Chic Pop Up Shop

EJF Eco Chic Pop Up Shop

At EcoChic Magazine we are firm believers in all things Eco Chic and are delighted to celebrate with ...

Read full article »

Ethical fashion hits big time with German takeover

Ethical fashion hits big time with German takeover

Green fair-trade fashion looks set to slip out of the closet as one of the world's top trade ...

Read full article »

New Artisan’s Market Launch in George Street Hove, Sussex.

New Artisan’s Market Launch in George Street Hove, Sussex.

George Street in Hove is about to witness the launch of the first Sussex based, Artisans market. Common ...

Read full article »

Disputed Bay of Bengal island vanishes

Disputed Bay of Bengal island vanishes

According to the BBC, a tiny island claimed for years by India and Bangladesh in the Bay of Bengal ...

Read full article »

Leblas Jewellery winner announced

Leblas Jewellery winner announced

Your chance to win a gorgeous Rosette white silver necklace, handcrafted by Leblas. EcoChic Collection recently teamed up with ...

Read full article »

Leblas Design Diaries

Leblas Design Diaries

We are delighted to bring you the latest in our Design Diaries from Arabel Lebrusan, jewellery designer and ...

Read full article »

EcoChic reusable bags – the eco-friendly message in style

EcoChic reusable bags – the eco-friendly message in style

Chic, inexpensive and compact, the new EcoChic line of environmentally friendly bags carry the message of re-use to ...

Read full article »

Business Fights Poverty Events 2010

Business Fights Poverty Events 2010

The first public event of the 2010 DFID, Business Action for Africa, Harvard Kennedy School Event Series will ...

Read full article »

Start Freedom Week 2010

Start Freedom Week 2010

The greatest freedom show on earth: Start Freedom Week 8-14th March 2010. By the time you've watched this video ...

Read full article »

MACS in Malawi an uplifting story

MACS in Malawi an uplifting story

Despite the heavy downpours, we set off winding our way through the Sussex countryside last saturday evening, to a talk from two ...

Read full article »

Friendly Soaps, Pure and Organic from the inside out

Friendly Soaps, Pure and Organic from the inside out

Friendly Soaps design and make all their unique organic soaps. This new and innovative soap company believe in being aware of not ...

Read full article »

London Fashion week launches SCAP.

London Fashion week launches SCAP.

Fast fashion Culture under change, the buzz words for London Fashion Week, with new signatories to the Sustainable Clothing Action ...

Read full article »

Fairtrade Fortnight Launch Event 2010

Fairtrade Fortnight Launch Event 2010

Fairtrade is big in Britain, 6000 faith groups, 70 fairtrade universities & colleges, 490 town or cities, it ...

Read full article »

The Perfect Handmade Gift of Teacup Candles

The Perfect Handmade Gift of Teacup Candles

These gorgeous Vintage Cup Candles make a unique gift as you receive not just a candle but a ...

Read full article »

EJF – Our Landscape in Flux

EJF – Our Landscape in Flux

INVITATION Our Landscape in Flux / the social impacts.   An informal evening hosted by the Environmental Justice Foundation with acclaimed ...

Read full article »

CRED Valentine’s Competition

CRED Valentine’s Competition

EcoChic Collection are delighted to be celebrating the work of CRED jewellery, the inspirational pioneers of beautiful fairtrade ...

Read full article »

Make love not war on Valentine’s Day

Make love not war on Valentine’s Day

If you're wondering what to get your love interest for Valentine's Day, it may be helpful to recall ...

Read full article »

Tara’s Ethical Style Diaries

Tara’s Ethical Style Diaries

This month we welcome our Ethical Stylist Tara Scott bringing her latest on Art, Beauty and Style.ART: Renowned ...

Read full article »

Healthy Child Healthy World

Healthy Child Healthy World

Healthy Child is a  not- for- profit organisation the brain child of James and Nancy Chuda who following the loss ...

Read full article »

The Do Lectures

The Do Lectures

At EcoChic we love to do, to think and to be inspired and the Do lectures are all ...

Read full article »

EcoChic thought for the day

EcoChic thought for the day

Life "Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is a beauty, admire it. Life is bliss, taste it. Life is a ...

Read full article »

Fairwear & People Tree Fashion Show 2010

Fairwear & People Tree Fashion Show 2010

Emma Watson's designs for People Tree will be featured at the Fairwear 2010 fashion show on 25 February ...

Read full article »

The Scarlet Hotel, gorgeous & green.

The Scarlet Hotel, gorgeous & green.

As we turn our attention to eco travel and many new and exciting ecochic escapes throughout the world, we couldn't ...

Read full article »

Vigilius Eco Resort

Vigilius Eco Resort

Perfect happiness brings about inner peace  Vigilius mountain resort could not be the place that it is, if it ...

Read full article »

Turquaz Fairtrade Kids Range

Turquaz Fairtrade Kids Range

Turquaz has been known for its collection of nightwear and bedroom accessories for many years. To this they ...

Read full article »

The protagonists of the shift- THEKEY.TO

The protagonists of the shift- THEKEY.TO

Be part of the shift. The Fashion Event THEKEY.TO announces the count down to the opening of the international event for ...

Read full article »

The Big Swish, London

The Big Swish, London

London, Fashion Capital of the world, is now host to the BIG SWISH this coming 21st January at ...

Read full article »

Tara’s New Year Ethical Style Diaries

Tara’s New Year Ethical Style Diaries

Each month EcoChic Magazine is delighted to welcome our Ethical Stylist Tara Scott from the well known BBC Documentary ...

Read full article »

Recycle your Christmas Cards & plant trees

Recycle your Christmas Cards & plant trees

EcoChic is proud to be members of the Woodland Trust, the UK's leading woodland conservation charity and they've been working ...

Read full article »

EcoChic Top Tips For Green Living

EcoChic Top Tips For Green Living

Aswell as growing EcoChic, I continue to work working as a Lecturer in Public Health Medicine & the Environment at the ...

Read full article »

Hopenhagen or Nopenhagen?

Hopenhagen or Nopenhagen?

World leaders "face a defining moment in history", UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said as the Copenhagen climate change ...

Read full article »

Celebrating Natural Nkuku

Celebrating Natural Nkuku

EcoChic Collection are delighted to be partners with Natural Nkuku who specialise in stylish, hand made, fair trade and eco-friendly ...

Read full article »