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Cherie Paul
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NEW NAME!
We have a fresh new name!   Everything will now be under Flora Frock and Fauna.  A quick analysis of the name will explain why, but here's the skinny anyway.  Since we are a sustainable fashion line we wanted to completely encapsulate everything that this s...

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Best Bean Soup Ever
So, I have this crazy 2nd cousin named Zeke whom is famous in the family for many things among them that he's raced the legendary Gumball 3000 road rally through Europe and crewed a boat in The America's Cup during the early '80s.  Zeke's a character, you m...

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END of WINTER SALE!!!
Everything except custom orders are ON SALE!!!  Get your cashmere scarves at a reduced price for next year - $5 off as marked.   Links are all in our Etsy store to the right of your screen.  Thank you for a wonderful winter season.  Now, let's move on towar...

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Zero Waste Fashion - Our Definition
Zero Waste Fashion has become a "thing" in the last few years, but what does it mean exactly?   I first read about one of the US based pioneers in the field, Timo Risannen, in an NYT article  several years ago but had been unknowingly practicing a version o...

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Heart Warming Eco Fashion Story
So, here at 7200' in the Rocky Mountains it's been 5* for much of the last 48 hours.  We love it, but nevertheless, a little warmth in story form is warranted.  Check out this cool manufacturing business that offers a living wage (imagine!) to garment worke...

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Lots of New Up Cycled Cashmere
Happy Fall friends!   I've been busy whipping up delicious new cashmere goodies just in time for.... snow!   Yes, it will make it's appearance this year, but you'll be prepared with a fluffy new sweater, or perhaps a scarf to cheer yourself up.  (truth be t...

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Get Winter Ready with Sweater Salvation!
I know, I know, it's not cold yet, but I hate to break it to you - it will be.  Ratz.   So... about those damaged sweaters.... Do you have a few with that got chocolate syrup and marinara sauce on them?  Can't bear to toss them but can't exactly leave the h...

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Delicious (Vegan) Greek Chickpea & Olive Soup
I haven't made this in years but boy was it worth the wait!  In fact, so worthwhile I had to share.  The flavors are complex and tangy and besides, when do you ever have olives... in a soup?  Try it!   It's so easy to make and with minimal ingredients which...

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Fab How Often to Wash? Guide!
'Ever wonder how often you should wash that hoodie?  What about your ski jacket?    We had an uncharacteristically rainy week here in the Colorado Mountains which has prompted lots of water conservation and California drought discussion.  Just so happens a ...

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Food! Fat Free Salad Dressing - I found a Goodie!
Another food post!  What's going on here?  I guess it's that the more I read and listen to podcasts (favorite right now: http://www.richroll.com/podcast ) the more I can't separate what I'm eating* from what I believe in from an environmental impact + fashi...
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