Monday, 15 October 2012

Make Your Halloween Ethically Eerie

This is a special shout out to my northern hemisphere readers - why not be green this Halloween? 

When witches go riding,
and black cats are seen,
the moon laughs and whispers,
‘tis near Halloween.
~Author Unknown

Spider Pendant by Rachel Entwistle - This spooky and stylish spider was handmade using 100% recycled silver
Halloween Trick or Treat Basket by Prairie Threads - This cute eco-friendly bowl has been crafted from repurposed fabrics. I love the little spider detail :o)
Puppy Treats Halloween Pack from Waggy Dog Bakehouse - Now your best bud can join in the holiday fun with these organic and low-allergen - wheat, gluten, soy and dairy free - yummables!
Werewolf Tee by TrashN2Tees - This fun upcycled tee was made using reclaimed materials and is one of a kind! To date TrashN2Tees has diverted nearly 2.5 tons of clothing from the landfill
Skull Halloween Card by Manipulated Paper - Both the card and envelope are made of 100% recycled 100% post consumer content paper - I love the quirky skull cutout!
Baby Got Bat Bag from Mod Cloth - This vegan bag makes spooky adorable!
Spooky Ghost Trick or Treat Bag by Island Picnic - This great looking bag is made from 100% certified organic cotton fabrics and has plenty of room for tons of treats!
Ghouls Just Wanna Have Fun Tee by Flippin Sweet -This organic cotton fitted tee is perfect for getting into the holiday spirit without having to don an entire costume
Eco Halloween Masks by The Tree House Kid - These delightful masks are crafted from eco-felt which is made using 100% post-consumer recycled plastic
Silver Bat Earrings by Digger's Gold - These sweet little bats were made using 100% recycled sterling silver
Baby Animal Hat by Soul Role - AAhhhh so cute! This eensy-weensy hat is made from organic cotton and according to the designer "It is almost a moral obligation if you have a baby to put an animal hat on them.." >> I agree!
Eco-Friendly Halloween Cutlery by Oscar and Ollie - These eye-catching implements are made from Forest Stewardship Council certified birch wood
Skull Tie Charm Bracelet by Daisy Knights - These recycled sterling silver skulls have been hand crafted for an offbeat chic look
Organic Halloween Haunted House Candle Pack by Lil Sprout - This pack of 7
100% pure soybean candles has unique fragrances ranging from 'The Black Cauldron' to 'Haunted' and 'The Witching Hour'
Halloween Napkins by Pink Pop Polka Dot - These fabulous fabric napkins are way more fun and kinder on the environment than the paper kind!
Fur Ears Cossack Hat by ASOS Collection - Chanel your wild side with this cruelty-free faux fur hat! ROWR!
Jack-o-Lantern Reusable Bag by ChicoBag -You could surely fit an amazing amount of lollies in this grinning pumpkin carry bag! Another plus is that 10% of your purchase goes towards the Green Halloween initiative :o)
Vegan Halloween Caramels by Feed Your Face - Not only do these caramels look melt-in-your-mouth delicious but they're also wrapped in eco-friendly compostable clear cellophane and packaged in biodegradable cellophane bags tied off with multicolored yarn made from reclaimed cotton and banana fiber by a fair-trade women's cooperative in Nepal!
Illuminated Ghost Garland from Design Dining and Diapers - This is a great project for you DIY-ers out there!
Mel a Mini Candy Monster Bag by Doves Nest Designs - This reusable and one-of-a-kind trick or treat bag is very cool indeed! Her creator warns that you follow these 3 rules: keep her away from bright light, don't get any water on her, and never, ever feed her after midnight!
Set of 4 Halloween Napkins by Sew Graceful - This whimsical Halloween print makes for lovely reusable napkins, perfect for wiping chocolate from smiling faces
DIY Spiderweb Lanterns by The Brass Paperclip Project - Boost the creepy atmosphere of your Halloween party with these homemade lanterns! Not recommended for sufferers of Arachnophobia
Halloween Felt Ornament Set by Lova Revolutionary - These awesome ornaments are made using felt created from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic bottles
Candy Corn Card by Happy Dappy Bits - This Halloween treat is sweet in more ways than one! Both the card and envelope are made from 100% recycled materials
Upcycled BOO Burlap Banner by Endure Designs - This fantastic Halloween banner was constructed using reclaimed coffee bean bags
Black Cat Tote Bag by LyraLyra - I love the stylish cat design on this linen canvas tote =^..^=
Happy Hallogreen Buttons from Weisenbach Recycled Products - These planet-friendly trick or treat trinkets have been printed on recycled paper with soy-based inks with a recycled steel body
Hallowe'en Greetings Stickers by Black Ribbon Society - Vintage Halloween prints are brilliant! This one comes on 100% recycled adhesive paper
Vegan Dragon Gloves by Nymphs Antiquity - These edgy gloves are created from recycled rubber innertubes and would make an intriguing addition to a Halloween costume!
Halloween Vampire Bat Who Feeds on Empty Water Bottles by Un Petite Lapin - This little critter is more cute than creepy. This little guy is made from recycled plastic bottles (his favourite prey!)
Spider Cocktail Ring by Starlight Woods - Looking to make a subtly spooky style statement this Halloween? Then check out this gorgeous ring made from a fallen tree branch!
Candy Corn Soy Candle by Orange County Candle - Fill your home with the delicious scents of vanilla candy with slight hints of butter and almond...MmmmMmmm
Pumpkin Patch Kid's Tee by Charlie and Sarah - This tri-blend eco-heathered cotton tee is simply adorable
Blue Foundation and Contour Set for Aliens, Ghouls and Goblins by Sobe Botanicals - This cruelty-free makeup set will transform you into an otherworldly creature of the night without causing any harm to animals
Pumpkin Spice Soap by Smith Family Soapworks - This yummy sounding handcrafted vegan soap is meant to smell like cozy kitchens and fall glorious!
Bruce the Eco-Friendly Tin Monster by Altered Decadence - This furry little guy is  fabulous at holding treats of all kinds inside his big mouth...just make sure he doesn't swallow them all up!


  1. Thank you Kendall for including TrashN2Tees! I'm a huge supporter of artisans who use their talents to create goodness in the world. Honored to among those you've featured here!

    1. My pleasure! Thanks for all you do to reduce landfill and giving clothes a gorgeous new lease of life :D