Do some good by buying goodies from these charity-minded Web boutiques.
The Belmont, 141eyewear.com
For every pair bought, 141 (a play on “one for one”) gives a pair of glasses to someone in a developing country who can’t afford vision correction.
Sunny Symmetry Dress, $57, globalgirlfriend.com
Proceeds from the sales on Global Girlfriend support lady artisans—this frock was made by a women’s cooperative in India that provides healthcare benefits to its workers.
Hunslet Haversack, $68, unitedbyblue.com
United by Blue removes a pound of trash from oceans and waterways for each item sold; the company regularly organizes cleanups across the U.S.
Pride and Prejudice Fleece, $42, outofprintclothing.com
Out of Print’s clothing and accessories all incorporate images from iconic book covers. With every product sold, one book is donated to a deserving community, through a partnership with Books For Africa.
This review appears in the Aug/Sept 2013 issue of BUST Magazine with Janelle Monáe. Subscribe now.
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