Eco Fashion: the 2009 Grid Guide

photos by Marco Roldan/styling by Camille D'Attilio

Jill
(Mugshots Coffeehouse Fairmount and Manyunk, mugshotscoffeehouse.com) means business in a dark gray organic cotton asymmetrical dress (Arcadia Boutique, $278); black belt ($140); and black and gold chain necklace (Topstitch Boutique, $48).

Annie (Milk and Honey, milkandhoneymarket.com) consults in a maroon skirt (Retrospect Vintage, $12); white floral blouse (Sazz Vintage Clothing, $16); cashmere, beaded cardigan (Vintage Connection, $75); locally crafed flower ring (Arcadia Boutique, $64); and brown pumps (Wardrobe Boutique, $15).

Mau (Milk and Honey, milkandhoneymarket.com) takes notes in a yellow-striped long sleeve button-down shirt (Second Mile Center, $2.45); gray dress pants (Philly AIDS Thrift, $5); black belt (Philly AIDS Thrift, $3); black shoes (Retrospect Vintage, $18); and maroon screen-printed tie (Vix Emporium, $28).

Mike (Stoudts Brewing Company, stoudtsbeer.com) enjoys his morning coffee in a vintage 1960s brown suit (Sazz Vintage Clothing, $100); marigold shirt (Sazz Vintage Clothing, $30); and floral silk tie (Sazz Vintage Clothing, $25).

Dhyana (Dhyana Yoga, dhyana-yoga.com) files in an ivory silk camisole (Philly AIDS Thrift, $6); brown, yellow, and blue striped skirt (Philly AIDS Thrift, $3); brown short-sleeve blazer (Sazz Vintage Clothing, $28); open-toe heels (Philly AIDS Thrift, $7); feather hoop earrings (Topstitch Boutique, $54); and clock ring (Topstitch Boutique, $50).


Annie (Milk and Honey, milkandhoneymarket.com) waves wearing a purple bamboo dress (Arcadia Boutique, $159); vegan-suede low boots (Arcadia Boutique, $238), gold-studded black bag (Wardrobe Boutique, $10); long leather earrings (Topstitch Boutique, $54); vintage sunglasses (Topstitch Boutique, $24); bird ring (Topstitch Boutique, $310); and gold snake belt (Topstitch Boutique, $58).

Spenser (Waterbox, facebook.com/waterboxart) pours a local beer while wearing a pink shirt with screen-print design (Mew Gallery, $40); denim jeans (Buffalo Exchange, $23.50); and brown shoes (Dansko, $130).

Sandy (e3bank, e3bank.com) chats with Spenser while wearing a short-sleeve western shirt (Sazz Vintage Clothing, $22); gray pants (Buffalo Exchange, $14.50); black jacket (Buffalo Exchange, $24); and clog shoes (Dansko, $120).

Kendra (PASA, pasafarming.org) toasts to good times in a white sheer dress (Buffalo Exchange, $32.50); tan belt (Retrospect Vintage, $5); gold fabric hoop earrings (Topstitch Boutique, $138); wicker bag (Retrospect Vintage, $24) and brown Mary Jane Shoes (Dansko, $120).

Camille (juju salon and organics, jujusalon.com) celebrates wearing a navy racerback tank top (Topstitch Boutique, $68); skirt designed with vintage fabric (Topstitch Boutique, $78); vegan clutch purse (Arcadia Boutique, $120); and low boots made from sustainable materials (Bus Stop Boutique, $265).

Brett (Whole Foods South Street, wholefoodsmarket.com) raises his glass in dark denim jeans (Buffalo Exchange, $31.60); West Philly-inspired t-shirt (Vix Emporium, $18); orange hat made from recycled fabric (Vix Emporium, $39.50); handmade bracelet (Vix Emporium, $36); and slip-on sneakers (Buffalo Exchange, $20).

Jill (Mugshots Coffeehouse Fairmount and Manyunk, mugshotscoffeehouse.com) makes an appearance in a black pencil skirt (Vintage Connection, $60); cream beaded tanktop (Vintage Connection, $68); cropped wool coat (Vintage Connection, $250); feather hoop earrings (Topstitch Boutique, $54); black boots (Dansko, $225); and patent leather bag (Vintage Connection, $35).