Happy Earth Day

B.Y.O.B. You would find me moving around the city (running errands on the weekend) in today’s non-work look. It features a deep green baby doll top adorned with bow and accordion pleats that is paired with a denim pencil skirt. Orange peep-toe flats and a green print scarf add chic finishing touches.

Of course, if there is even a remote possibility of buying something while moving around, I will have my eco-chic MK canvas tote because using plastic bags is so passé.


If I have to buy groceries, I bring a few more bags. I am glad I found a use for those totes that I always receive at conferences.

Top—The Limited Skirt—Banana Republic Factory Store Shoes—Kenneth Cole Reaction via Nordstrom Scarf—Banana Republic Bag—MICHAEL Michael Kors via Ebay
Foregoing plastic bags is one baby-step I’ve taken to become more green. What do you do?

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6 Comments

  1. April 22, 2008 / 3:28 pm

    Nice one. I like you in the baby doll top. I get those totebags too, and I use them for the same things.

  2. April 22, 2008 / 6:33 pm

    Great outfit. I use tote bags also for grocery shopping. and also i politely decline a bag if the itme can fit in my purse. Every little bit helps. Happy Earth Day!!!

  3. April 22, 2008 / 7:23 pm

    hello!

    i love that scarf with the bag! so cool!

    a kiss and a hug for you,

    have a nice day,

    Kira

  4. April 22, 2008 / 11:19 pm

    I’m glad to hear that you’re doing something for Earth. It’s a responsability of all of us.

    Nice outfit, according to the day 😀

    xoxo

  5. April 23, 2008 / 3:13 pm

    Lovely scarf! I am going to have to use your idea of the tote bags!

  6. April 25, 2008 / 8:53 am

    Enc: Thanks. Don’t you feel better using totes? I sure do.

    Diva: Tote bags are it! I sometimes feel like an eco snob when I have to decline the plastic bags, but like you said, every little effort helps. I get the strangest looks from clerks when I am mall shopping and decline the store bags.

    Kira Fashion: Thanks. Have a wonderful day!

    Seeker: So true. It is our responsibility!

    Stacy: For sure. You’ll feel so good once you do. I just keep that stack of conference totes in my car for surprise stops. Thanks for stopping by!