Celebs parade green on the red carpet

Meryl lit up the night in her gold couture gown by Lanvin as she accepted her third Oscar for The Iron Lady at the 84th Oscars last night.The queen of Hollywood appeared far from iron-like is a glowing gold gown that also happened to be green. The dress, which flowed and draped in several impossible directions, was created with sustainable fabric.
Streep’s custom creation came together with the help of Colin Firth’s wife, Livia…

Chicago’s Greenheart Shop promotes eco-shopping with heart

Greenheart Shop models show off the stores clothing

Colorful messenger bags and totes created from re-purposed construction netting, recycled rice bags and Cambodian silk. Screen-printed cotton outfits designed by the Chicago- and Cambodia-based Malia Designs. Divine chocolate made from cocoa beans sustainably grown in Ghana. These are just some of the finds at Greenheart Shop , a thriving Fair Trade business in Chicago’s trendy Wicker Park neighborhood. Shoppers recently were treated to a fashion show complete with runway models decked in green wear from head-to-toe.