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Hold the Chippendales dancers, bring on the breathtaking vistas. Your bachelorette weekend getaway has got to have two things, good friends and Zen. A little luxe doesn’t hurt either, well at least not when Verte Luxe points the way. So here, without further adieu 5, count them......

Pacific Perfumes–   Inspired by New Zealand and the South Pacific, these beautiful potted botanical solid scents support eco and green initiatives and are certified cruelty free.  Scents are created from essential oils and blended into a creamy solid base of jojoba, sweet almond oils and......

Let’s Face it, we could all use a little minimizing in our lives.  From content overload to eating take-out on a daily basis to the negative effects of cheap, fast fashion…we have become a culture of excess.  There are around 270,000 tons of plastic waste......

Hi Wendy, Welcome to Verte Luxe! You have such an original, unique style. What was the motivation for creating your bags out of stainless steel and the etching technique of your bags? Throughout two decades of creating and making my handbags, the commitment and passion for......

Amanda Louise Swimwear is a brand that is all about Women Supporting Women. This year, they launched their Team Sponsorship Opportunity and the Team AmandaLouise Calendar. In the spirit of sisterhood amidst competition, AmandaLouise Swim offers design expertise that includes a measuring tape, an eco-friendly......

Spring has sprung and bridal season has begun. It is your duty to make the bride feel as special as she is by throwing her the perfect shower. Host an eco chic shower full of bliss that celebrates the Verte Luxe woman she already is.......

INTERVIEW WITH ECO-COUTURE DESIGNER, DEBORAH LINDQUIST Hi Deborah!  Welcome to Verte Luxe.  Please tell us a little bit about yourself and the story behind your company, Deborah Lindquist Eco Couture. Hi!  I started in fashion in New York City and went to Parson’s School of......

Ananda Soul is an ethically produced jewelry company based in Ubud, Bali. While they love creating unique bohemian designs that make women feel special, the most important driving force behind their work is their passion for sustainable and ethical production. Creating beautiful jewelry isn’t enough for them......

Ankura is a Peruvian fashion brand that creates beautiful, hand-made and fair trade clothing, taking ethical fashion to the next level.  It’s not just fashion,  it is a movement.  We love that Ankura takes inspiration from Peruvian street-style as well as runway shows, yet uses the......

Whether it is composed of your besties since kindergarten, your groom’s sisters, your employees or all three, the bridal party is a handpicked team of elite commandos who must band together in sworn duty to prep parties, oversee logistics and do damage control in order to achieve their objective:......

Vindemia: “Venture down a road less taken…where new world meets old, where wines are aged to perfection and patience is not sweet.” When we were invited to a friend’s wedding in Temecula, CA this fall, I began researching the organic and eco-conscious efforts of the......

Since its inception in 2013, World Wildlife Day has grown to become the most important global annual event dedicated to the protection of wildlife in the world. This year’s theme is “Life below water: for people and planet”. Billions of people around the world depend......

As Corc Yoga has grown, so has their commitment to the community. Corc Yoga gives a percentage of every purchase to youth mental health organizations in Portugal. They are dedicated to working with the Desafio Joven Teen Challenge Portugal and the Youth Mental Health Project.......

As a Costume Designer, I am obsessed with good vintage. I love the quality of the construction, I love the history and I love finding that unique piece that no one else has. The best part about shopping vintage is that it is an eco-conscious......

“The love of a mother is known to be the strongest motivator and it can lead to amazing accomplishments.” Dr. Lily Ros products were created out of necessity and concern for women, especially mothers, everywhere. When Lily was pregnant with her son, the baby was......

We are fond of Dr. Lily Ros for many reasons; from their commitment creating 100% natural beauty products, their eco-luxe packaging, and the message from the founder that touches our hearts. When we discovered that a tree is planted every time someone buys their products,......

This winter has been an epic one for California ski and snowboarders. We have experienced record snowfall that makes everyone, even those more inclined to the “Apres Ski” want to hit the slopes this season. Nothing could be better than bluebird powder days and cozy......

Eco-Conscious Beauty Brands to Liven Up This Holiday Season –Alexa Smith It’s the most wonderful time of the year…or so we say. On top of shopping, wrapping, baking, cleaning, cooking, decorating, the list goes on…how can we possibly be expected to look our holiday best......

Natural Beauty is all the rage this spring and we couldn’t be happier about it. From bronzed cheeks and dewy skin to a bright pop of a lip and shadow, finding eco beauty that is also on trend is easier than ever before. FLUSHED CHEEKS:......

From walking down the aisle, to getting busy on the dance floor, your shoes are a huge part of your wedding day look!  Make your style shine by taking a look at these eco-conscious, sustainable brands that look as good as they’ll feel.    ......

We’ve been doing a lot of wine tasting lately and have discovered some eco-friendly wines that we are loving today.  Cheers to being Organic, Biodynamic, and Sustainable! HORSE AND PLOW WINERY: This small production winery in Sonoma County, CA produces hand-crafted wines in limited quantities. ......