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NYC Style Expert Brings Eco-Friendly Fashion Picks (Under $100!) To The Couch

Eco-Friendly Fashion On The Couch
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – “Going green” is a lifestyle – and it includes dressing green.

That’s right. Both men and women can be fashionable and friendly to the environment at the same time. Even better, this isn’t a fad that will drain your wallet.

Amanda Libby is a style expert and the founder of WhereCanIFindThePerfect.com. She joined The Couch on Wednesday to share some earth-friendly looks that won’t break the bank.

You can also check out CBSNewYork.com’s picks for the best eco-friendly clothing stores and environmentally friendly boutiques and beauty salons.

Some of the fashion friendly picks for men & women from The Couch:

For women:

Gaiam Maxi Dress, $90, gaiam.com. Made with rayon from sustainable bamboo and eco-friendly methods, including a stringent water purification process.

Elroy Apparel Vegan Leather Belt, $15.68, shopelroy.com

Alex and Ani Chain Necklace, $48, alexandani.com. Made from recycled metals from local mills and refineries in Rhode Island.

Kora Design Bangles, $55, koradesigns.com. Made from locally sourced, recycled materials.

Melissa Shoes Star Sandals, $72, kaightshop.com. Made from a non toxic, recyclable type of plastic.

For the guys:

Button-down, $98, nau.com. Made from organic cotton grown without pesticides.

Loomstate Pocket Tee, $40, loomstate.org. Made from organic cotton.

Levi’s Waterless Jeans, $54, us.levi.com. The waterless denim line has helped the company save over 172 liters of water.

TOM’s Earthwise Shoes, $54, toms.com. Made with recycled and sustainable materials.

Accessories:

Palladium Boots (for men and women), $65, palladiumboots.com. Made with recycled corn fibers.

Zoya Nail Polish, $8, zoya.com. Non-toxic.

Baggu iPad Cases ($28), Laptop Case ($36), re-usable shopping bag ($9), baggubag.com. Made with recycled cotton canvas and recyclable nylon.

To see these looks – and more – check out the video below.