Organic and living a natural lifestyle sometimes gives the connotation of being granola; an adjective used to describe people who are environmentally and socially aware (flower child, tree-hugger), open-minded, left-winged and so forth. But who says you can’t be organic and glamorous? Here’s how to stay organically glam during the Holiday season..
VAUTE, Vegan Couture
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VAUTE - pronounced VOTE, is Haute Couture with a V for Vegan. Designer and Owner, Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart introduced this organic independent fashion label in 2009, her main mission was “to develop apparel and fabrics that are better than wearing animals ever could be.” Initially, only selling via pre-orders, hundreds of customers signed up and purchased without even seeing the collection in person.
This chic, minimalistic line redefines vegan fashion with its streamlined basics and timeless silhouettes. Price point ranges from $120 for a felt bowler hat to their best selling jacket for $360. Stop by their flagship store located on 234 Grand Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn open from Tuesday-Sunday, 1-8 pm or shop their site.
Surya Brasil, Sapien Women Split End Repair Product
Looking for a glam vegan split end repair product that softens the tips of your hair without that sticky greasy texture typical of most products? Our Sapien Women’s Split End Repair replenishes deadends all with the use of organic ingredients such as Argan, Pracaci, Madamia and Buriti. Retailing at $32.79, this organic and vegan miracle worker is perfect for holiday gifting that leaves your hair with shine, protection and scents of the Amazonian Rainforest.
Shop now: http://shopsuryabrasil.com/.
Leni Penn: The Bag Shop
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It’s hard to believe that these bags aren’t made out of real leather. Leni Penn’s tote bags are the perfect vegan fix for your organic glam holiday. These tote bags are animal cruelty free, composed of faux leather materials featuring multiple pockets. Crafted with high quality and long lasting durability these bags are 100% American made. Ideal for achieving the leather look without the harm or the cost. Vegan Tote Bag, $230.00