Wednesday, August 18, 2010

introducing ecoist

Necklace and Earring Set in Tutti Fruiti  USD 30.00

This necklace and earring set are made from hand rolled, hand coiled, recycled newspaper coated with a tinted natural varnish. 

here it is in blue, and there are several other colors available

The Clutch in Black  USD 98.00 

This clutch is made from an unusual combination of recycled newspaper and satin trim and includes a strap that can be hidden inside the bag. 

Ecoist plants a tree for every handbag sold.  So far they have planted more than 80,000 trees around the world including  India, Uganda, Haiti, Mexico, and the United States.  Please go here to their About Us page if you would like to read more about this interesting and inspiring company. 

Ecoist handbags are made in a fair-trade, sweat shop free production center in Peru. 

Mega in Silver  USD 178.00

You may recognize the Mega in Silver above which was featured in Sex and the City 2.  It’s made from hand folded recycled candy wrappers. 


Ecoist also carry great gifts and items for the home like placemats, coasters, baskets and more.

Here is one more super fab bag for you -

The Daily in Confetti  USD 138.00

Ecoist International Shipping info is here.  If you are in Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway and/or Germany, you can contact for all your Ecoist needs. 

You may remember Ecoist handbags from this post featuring ecofriendly handbags.