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Gaiam Pointelle Knit Sweater Review

gaiam pointelle knit sweater review

Going green can feel sooooo good!

When I was in college, some of my sorority sisters would often refer to comfy clothing as “yummy”, but until I slipped on the Pointelle Knit Sweater cardigan by Gaiam, I’ve truly never worn an article of clothing worthy of that description.  The second I pulled on this super-soft but equally trendy sweater, “yummy” was indeed the first word that came to mind!

This open cardigan features a shawl collar for that loose, fluttery of-the-moment fit.  The precise pointelle knit pattern actually creates a figure-flatering design along the back of the sweater.  Nothing has ever made me with for cooler days, except for this sweater!  I have it all worked out in my mind.  I plan to pair it with basic blue denim, a white layering-t and my favorite knee-high brown suede boots.  Casual perfection!

Green consumers will be happy to read that this garment is made from 53% organic cotton and 47% rayon made from sustainable bamboo.  The brand has an impressive collection of organic clothing and eco sweaters, so be sure to check it out!

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For ordering purposes please note, sizes run large! My advice would be to order one size smaller, for a perfect fit.

Retail price is $124, but today’s FALL PREVIEW SALE has the item marked down to $99!

Click HERE to check out the Pointelle Knit Sweater at Gaiam

Founded in Boulder, Colorado in 1988, Gaiam is a socially responsible company that has a serious eye for style!

The author of Raging Rouge received press samples for purposes of this makeup review / product review. For more information on sample policies, please click HERE to read my full disclosure statement.

Kiehl’s Set To Launch Organic Skin Care Collection!

Kiehl’s is set to launch its first ever organic skin care collection, reports today’s Women’s Wear Daily. The four-item line up contains the Brazilian Açaí berry, whose “superior antioxidant properties,” says Chris Salgardo, president of Kiehl’s USA, help combat environmental aggressors and stimulate the skin’s natural renewal process. The products are due out in mid-September and will be available at over 250 specialty stores in the U.S.,including 33 free standing Kiehl’s stores.


Click HERE to read all of the deets at Women’s Wear Daily

Shopping Upurea!

g Kissr review, g kissr lip balm, organic lip balmUpurea's amazing 25% off sitewide discount is scheduled to end on August 31st (egads!  that's today!).  To be sure I don't miss out, I've been shopping the site to see if there is anything I need.  While browsing about, I stumbled on a line of lip balm totally new to me:  g Kissr.  Founded by Mimi Surada, g Kissr lip balm is packaged in a super-slender slider tin.  Using natural, organic, and pure ingredients, g Kissr promises to keep dry lips at bay!  

While the fact that g Kissr balms contain NO petroleum, chemical or alcohol-by products is enticing…  even more enchanting are the flavors available.  They are so unique!  Bali Lemongrass, Canadian Maple, French Truffle Ice Cream, Moroccan Spice, Jamaican Coconut Pie, Aspen Winter…  At $6.50 each, the makeup-addicted will find it challenging to stop at just one.  Of course, you can always buy the entire g Kissr Collection for $32.50!

Click HERE to check out g Kissr at Upurea

Don't forget the 25% discount during checkout!  Enter promo code FLAUNT25 during checkout to save some cash on your stash!