Accessories, Handbags

Wool Felt Accessories by mlmxoxo

. Made by hand from pure wool felt in Boston, MA, these delightful and colorful wallets, card cases and pouches and totes by mlmxoxo will brighten up your day, and your daybag.  With everything under $50 and the wallets selling between $12 and $20, it’s a wonderful deal for anyone who wants to add the […]

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Accessories, Handbags

Dispatch from Istanbul

. Our blogger in the field has written home about the presence of wonderful little hats in Istanbul, Turkey.  From the jaunty, handmade caps pictured here, at the Etsy store for local designer Serpil Erol, to little top hat-barrettes on kids in the street, this sweet look is like icing on the cake of a […]

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Accessories, Clothing, Handbags, news

Clothing Libraries!

. During Stockholm Fashion Week, a group of ecofashionistas set up shop inside Kulturhuset and opened Sweden’s first clothing library: Lånegarderoben. It works just like a regular library — you sign a lending agreement and agree to return the item in the same condition you got it — except instead of bookshelves there are racks […]

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Accessories, Handbags

Meet Millican

Millican, sustainable bag company hailing from Cumbria, is just plain irresistible.  Named after Millican Dalton, renowned sustainable-living pioneer of the early 1900’s (who quit his clerk job to live in a tent in the woods), the company was founded on his example in every way.  The materials are painstakingly sourced to be as sustainable as […]

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Accessories, Clothing, Events, Handbags

Highlights from the Brrrrooklyn Flea

A far cry from hibernation, the Brooklyn Flea has moved indoors for the winter, into the majestic home of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank, where the gourmet snack carts abound, the melodic sounds of Sigur Ros and Nina Simone echo through the three floors, and the vendors’ booths create a maze through heaven!  We stopped in […]

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Accessories, Handbags

First World Trash

We spotted First World Trash goods for the first time at (eco)mpassion, a new eco-boutique that hosts socially-conscious sample sales near NYU. Seems to be a downscaled version of Freitag – urban-friendly totes and messengers made from salvaged posters and seat belts that are sewn together by hand by designer Jenelle Malbrough, in her apartment, […]

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Accessories, Handbags

Terra Trendz gives us a discount!

Our friends at Terra Trendz love us so much that they’re giving Seed & Sew‘s readers a 15% discount on everything on their site. For example, this fair-trade raffia clutch by Mad Imports is already discounted $15 on the site – you get 15% more. Or their super cute “Woof” and “Meow” Envirosax – which […]

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