Best Bargains Guide
January 26, 2009 by greenmystyle
Good news ethical fashion lovers! Due to the economic climate, it is set to be a bargainous year and ethical home and fashion can be found for less. Much less! Here are the most stylish bargains today.
Pleather handbags at the ready: it is time for the January sales. Below are some of the top discounts in the green fashion world, so you can easily save money without compromising on style or ethics. As we find more we’ll add them here, and feel free to email our editor (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you’ve spotted a discount or an offer you think should be included.
70% OFF AT FASHION-CONSCIENCE.COM
70% is currently discounted on loads of Fashion-Conscience.com‘s grand stylish sale items. There are some flattering and high quality eco designer jeans in there, which you should grab while they’re hot, as they will last a lifetime. We have our eye on this opulent cocoon grey military coat which is also slashed down by 70%, we’re loving its classic urban cut and gorgeous organic wool.
BIG SALES AT MATT&NAT.CO.UK
We love a good vegan leather bag and Matt & Nat never fail at creating the most cutting edge and stylish looking bags out there. Grab some discounts with as much as 70% off!
SALE ON AT LOVEMISSDAISY.COM
We love a good vintage bargain, and LoveMissDaisy.com have it all on their retro website. The thing is, everything is so damn good it gets snapped up sharpish. We love this one shoulder ball gown at £90 down from £110, but it is such a good catch we doubt it’ll hang around for long. So you better pull your stockings up and get shopping with Miss Daisy.
BIG SALES AT GREENPEOPLE.COM
We love the organic, fair trade and ethical principles that Green People have, and were thrilled when we found this sales section to share with you. Get flowing locks, strong nails and glowing skin with their Wild Seaweed which has £3 off.
40% OFF CIEL AND CIEL BOUTIQUE
There is a simply stunning 40% discounts on heaps of Ciel’s stock on their website and also in their boutique section, but we warn you, the garments are glaringly gorgeous. We are blinded into buying these dazzling golden satin trousers which are £78 down from £182.
30% DISCOUNT AT PURESHA.COM
If you want organic goodies on the cheap, the Puresha website should keep you going, from Jo Wood to Duchess Marden and Hamadi lushness.
20-40% OFF AT BEAUMONT ORGANIC
We love a good organic bargain. Especially from the winners of the 2008 Natural and Organic Award. Beaumont Organic have a big lush sale on where you can geta big voluminous shirt like this for £72 down from £90.
LAST WEEK OF CLEARANCE AT PURE DESIGN
You can blag 30% off eco jewellery and accessories and 20% off eco home and garden at the online eco gallery and boutique Pure Design Company.
BIG SALES AT CERISEUK.COM
CeriseUK have gone from strength to strength with their range of unique, contemporary eco designers and recyclers on board, and mentions from Marie Claire which have got them the blushing attention they deserve. We adore this re-used antique fabric welsh blanket purse, which is £16.20 down from £27.
BIG DISCOUNTS AT TERRAPLANNA.COM
We love the choice of ethical footwear available at Terra Planna. In particular we have our green eyes on this Juniper court style, at £50 down from £88. Made from vegetable tanned leather you won’t need to worry about nasty chemical waste and toxins and the materials are recycled and locally sourced. So you have to buy them really.
SPECIAL OFFERS AT GOGREENCOMPANY.COM
There are loads of fab and oh-so-practical bargains to be nabbed at the GoGreenCompany.com where we spotted this huge ecover cleaning set hamper for £39.99 down from £42. Now to get to that Spring cleaning…
50% OFF AT GREENEYEDMONSTER.CO.UK
You can save loads on children’s wear this time of year. Eco store Green Eyed Monster have a cute 50% off.
UP TO 70% OFF AT HOUSE OF FRASER
SALES AT THE INDIA SHOP
There are loads of great finds at The India Shop where everything is fairtrade. We found a gorgeous French style chandelier at £14.99 down from £29.99 and a lovely selection of jimjams.
75% OFF AT BY-NATURE.CO.UK
50% OFF AT OXFAM
Oxfam have shunned their simply second hand clothing tag, and are now known for having high quality vintage and luscious ethical, fairtrade and sustainable products for sale online.
UP TO 40% DISCOUNTS AT CERISE.CO.UK
Cerise have loads of great collections of accessories and jewellery that are made from bits of recycled materials, and everything is unique and hand made. We love the DIY feel!
BETWEEN 10% AND 50% OFF AT THE GREEN APPLE
TheGreenApple.co.uk have huge discounts on their online store. We love the way they make ethical buying simple with their image checklists after each product, with a tick for each aspect such as organic or fairtrade. This organic cotton, guaranteed sweat shop free black shirt is £20 down from £32.
1/2 PRICE AT BOOTS
Boots is having a mega sale, and there are plenty of green goodies you can bag for bargain prices. We love the Dead Sea range, especially this black mud mask soap, with a saving of 81p and Burt’s Bees natural radiance set which is £18.34 down from £24.46. With savings like that you can go organic beauty crazy!
50% DISCOUNTS IN JOHN LEWIS CLEARANCE
John Lewis have loads of great fairtrade, organic and recycled ranges, so scoop up some sustainable gifts with a nifty 50% off this month.
50% OFF AT ADILI.CO.UK
We love Adili.co.uk, where all our favourite fashion bargains are all safe and snug under a big ethical umbrella. Catch some Beyond Skin, Vegan Queen and Ciel goodies with 50% off!
UP TO 70% DISCOUNTS AT SEASALT.CO.UK
75% OFF AT SELFRIDGES&CO
You can get up to a whopping 75% discounts at Selfridges&Co which is great if you know where to look for their eco goodies such as Jo Malone, their organic food ranges and Stella McCartney.
BOX OF ORGANIC FRUIT AND VEG FREE AT GRAZE.COM
If you choose the ’3 a day’ box from Graze.com, your first will be free, so you can make sure you love the organic, carbon neutral, sustainable company’s healthy selections before you order more.
UP TO 75% OFF AT MINI-ORGANIC.CO.UK
Everyone’s favourite baby clothing shop, Mini-Organic is having big sales, so you can tiny weeny organic clothes for tiny weeny prices.
55% REDUCTIONS AT BIGGREENSMILE.COM
Not only are there big discounts that’ll give you a BigGreenSmile but there is free postage on orders over £50. Great for gadgets that everyone will love, not just the boys in your life.
50% OFF AT GREENTRADING.CO.UK
70% OFF AT EQUA
This is one January sale you cannot afford to miss. There are massive discounts this month with as much as 70% off some items, including top eco brands such as Matt & Nat, Fin, Made Jewellery, Edun, People Tree, Alchemist, Terra Plana and Julia Smith, amongst many more. We love these glam Noir silver leggings for £45 down from £75 and this beautiful People Tree black cape for £50 down from £85. Read more on the Equa sale and check out the online store of Equa Boutique. Equa Boutique is open seven days a week at 28 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 8ED.
DISCOUNTS AT FOUFURNISHINGS.COM
We could all do with some luxury bed linen. Get it eco chich cheap at Foufurnishings.com where you can get a 10% discount if you type ‘ffdiscount’ when you order online before 16 February. With threadcounts of up to 475 you can be sure you’ll sleep sweetly.
50% DISCOUNTS AT NET-A-PORTER
You can find some amazing ethical bargains at net-a-porter’s sale because they feature the wonderful Stella McCartney. You can get her Chenille shoulder bag with 30% off at £378.60, this sweater dress for 50% at £330.50 and these red hot patent peep toe shoes for £202.30 down from £239. Wow.
UP TO 50% OFF AT PEOPLE TREE
Ethical high street honey People Tree are offering massive 50% discounts off their knitwear, knitted accessories and items such as this charming forest print tunic and 30% off this organic cotton black day dress.
TOP SALE ITEMS AT HOWIES
There are loads of great items on sale on the Howies website, a few of which I can’t stop staring at and will probably buy in a matter of seconds. For starters, this tartan blouse, £26 down from £53.83 and these cute pink mittens that turn into fingerless gloves, £11 down from £22.
SAVINGS AT ECOUTLET.CO.UK
We love a good outlet store, and the Ecoutlet doesn’t let us down. Find loads of great discounts on homewares, living, garden, pets, bathroom and kids stuff. The sort of stuff you really don’t want to be paying full price for.
20% DISCOUNT AT GREENFIBRES.COM
UP TO 30% OFF AT ENAMORE
Enamore is currently having a sale on selected designs until January 1, with 30% of selected organic silk, bamboo and soya lingerie and 20% of Catarina Vassalo for Enamore handmade jewellery. Visit Enamore.co.uk
UP TO 40% DISCOUNT AT DEVIDOLL SALE
Ethical fashion boutique DeviDoll has a Sale on with up to 40% savings. We like the Undesigned by Carol Young kick flare bamboo jeans which are £109.20 down from £156 and the organic cotton black trench coat by Fin which is £199.50 down from £285. Both are nifty wardrobe staples that you should invest in while you can. Visit the DeviDoll Sale
UP TO 65% DISCOUNT AT AMANA
DISCOUNTS OF UP TO 50% AT EDUN ONLINE OUTLET STORE
Edun often have sales going on, but their new outlet store has massive 50% discount on some items because they are from the 2007 collections. But with such high quality and classic clothing, whichever season Edun designs were created in they will last a lifetime.