December Eco-Fashion Events in New York City

by , 11/30/12   filed under: Events

Alvanon, Carrie Parry, eco-fashion, sustainable fashion, green fashion, ethical fashion, sustainable style

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so make things merry and bright by choosing sustainable fashion this gift-giving season. To lend a hand, here’s a listing of free events and holiday markets happening in and around New York City in December. The best part? It won’t cost you a thing to scope them out. Check back often—we’ll be updating this schedule throughout the month.

GIVE GOOD MARKET

When: Nov. 30 to Dec. 1

Where: Starrett Lehigh Building, 601 W. 26th Street, New York, NY 10001

Why: Browse and buy the wares of 25 women-owned sustainable businesses that incorporate astute attention to design, craft, women empowerment, environmental responsibility, and social entrepreneurship. Supplemental programming includes DIY events, film screenings, and panels, musical entertainment, and an ongoing art exhibition of women artists sponsored by the Underline Gallery

How: Pre-register for a chance to win a Rubina “Dazzle” clutch.


DO GOOD BUY US HOLIDAY GIFT MARKET

When: Dec. 1

Where: Mercedes Club, 550 W. 54th Street, New York, NY 10019

Why: Get cracking on your holiday gift list with vendors like Falling Whistles, The Vanity Project, BunduBags, and more.

How: Register for free or purchase a $15 VIP ticket ($5 will go to Be Social Change)


CARRIE PARRY FIT/TRUNK SHOW

When: Dec. 5 to 6

Where: Alvanon, 145 W. 30th St. Suite 1000, New York, NY 10001

Who: Women who wear sizes 2 to 12

Why: Get fitted by the apparel-fit experts at Alvanon, fill out a brief survey about your size and fit preferences, and receive 50 percent off Carrie Parry’s Fall/Winter 2012 collection, 20 percent off a future Internet purchase, and a free goodie bag.

How: Schedule an appointment


NY DESIGNERS CARE HOLIDAY SALE

When: Dec. 6 to 7

Where: Showroom NY, 262 W. 38th St., Suite 506, New York, NY 10018

Why: Scope out the holiday sales of 10 fashion-design entrepreneurs come together; 10 percents of proceeds go to New York Cares to Support Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. Plus, drop off your gently used coats for folks in need.


MANUFACTURE NY x LOVE US POP-UP SHOP

When: Dec. 8

Where: The End NYC, 13 Greenpoint Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222

Why: The one-day-only pop-up shop will feature American-made clothing, accessories and jewelry from a host of New York-based designers, including Silk and Cyanide, Tilly and William, and Eki’s Famous.


HOLIDAY STUDIO SALE

When: Dec. 8 (12 p.m. to 8 p.m.)

Where: Apt. 3, 78 Clinton Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11205

Why: Six ethical designers, including Auralis, Gretchen Jones, and Study NY, will be selling samples, deadstock, and one-of-a-kind garments and accessories.

How: RSVP by emailing sales@auralistudio.com

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