The EcoChic Lifestyles Story, Behind the Scenes Part 3

Part III: The Fishermen This is part 3 of a 3-part series by EcoChic Lifestyles’ founder, Megan Risdon. In parts 1 and 2, Megan told us about how EcoChic Lifestyles came to be. Read on to find out more about how Megan hopes EcoChic Lifestyles can benefit our ecological future. It’s EcoChic Lifestyles’ hope that read more »

The EcoChic Lifestyles Story, Behind the Scenes Part 2

Part II: Making a real difference, for real people This is part two of a three-part series in which Megan Risdon, EcoChic Lifestyles’ founder, tells us how she came up with the idea of EcoChic Lifestyles. In this installment, Megan tells us about the impact EcoChic Lifestyles has had on the local communities from which read more »

The EcoChic Lifestyles Story, Behind the Scenes

Part One: How Megan found her inspiration For the next few blog posts, we’re giving you a very special insider’s view to our founder, Megan Risdon. She’ll be telling us her story of how EcoChic came to be, and give you a look at what she hopes to accomplish with our company in the future. read more »

How We Travel

This year, we’ve been racking up the air miles. We know this isn’t the most sustainable way to travel, so we use a lot of our energy thinking about how to continue to make EcoChic Lifestyles as sustainable as it can be, and that leads us right back to our own mind-body connection and the read more »

How We Find Our Color Inspiration

We just got back from an amazing trip to Southeast Asia, the source of all of our inspirations and designs, and a critical part of our origin story. You might say it’s easy to find inspiration in a region with so much history and culture, but we’d argue that when you run a passionate company read more »

Our Very First Sale

Somewhere on a tony historic street in downtown Philadelphia, our Teak for Two Bistro set is adding to the atmosphere in its own cheery way. This was our very first sale, but it didn’t happen in the way you might think it did. Our careful first buyer didn’t just jump in with both feet. Maybe read more »

An Inside Look at the Upcoming 2014/2015 Eco Chic Design Award

In today’s world, businesses in all sectors are experiencing heightened pressure from consumers to adopt environmentally friendly business practices, and the fashion industry is no exception. Consumers are more aware than ever of the environmental impact of everything from the food they eat to the clothing they wear, and as a result, there are many read more »

The Story of EcoChic Lifestyles

EcoChic Lifestyles started with an adventure. I was working in the corporate world, but I was on the lookout for an opportunity. The right product at the right time. One day, I came across a mirror made with wood from old tropical houses, and I loved the history behind the piece. This wasn’t just anonymous read more »