10 Best Eco-Friendly Handbags
Doing a good deed never looked so fab!
To celebrate Earth Month, this article is the second in a series of six eco-friendly pieces that will be running in BettyConfidential.
Ingenious uses of recycled and re-crafted materials means you can have a fashionable bag and be eco-conscious at the same time. Just look at how on-trend and chic Disney star Selena Gomez looks with her Nahui Ollin clutch!
1. Matt & Nat Axel Nappa handbag ($285, mattandnat.com). Matt & Nat is known for their super chic bags that are manufactured in a way that will never, ever hurt the environment. The only thing that can make this bag with its rock n’ rock studded details any more appealing is that it’s made from vegan leather, and the lining is 100 percent recycled aqua faux suede.
2. Mad Imports Gigi Flower Clutch ($79, madimports.com), This ridiculously cute clutch comes in six summer perfect colors (yellow, hot pink, apple green, teal, mango and beige) and it’s created from hand-woven raffia – a renewable raw material. Mad Import’s purses are created by women in Madagascar and Kenya to help them support themselves.
3. Lauren Moshi Lips Canvas Tote ($88, boutiquetoyou.com). Lauren Moshi’s hot graphic designs has a huge celeb following – Miley Cyrus, Shanae Grimes, Taylor Swift and Nicky Hilton are just a few of her fans. Moshi’s now expanded her line to include 100 percent cotton, eco-friendly bags.
4. Nordstrom Slouchy Eco Tote ($21.95, nordstrom.com). It’s rare to find a designer-looking bag at a bargain basement price, but this eco-tote is it! Made from recycled water bottles, it can be folded and tucked into the included zip-top pouch. It’s the perfect travel and shopping companion.