Tips for a Stylish and Eco-Friendly Summer

Summer is just around the corner, and it's time to start thinking about how to make the most of this vibrant season. Whether you're planning beach trips, backyard barbecues, or simply enjoying the sunshine, gearing up for summer involves more than just packing sunscreen. In this blog, we'll share essential tips to help you embrace summer with style and sustainability, featuring some great finds from EH Treasures.

1. Refresh Your Wardrobe:

  • Lightweight Fabrics: Opt for breathable, lightweight fabrics like cotton, linen, and bamboo to stay cool and comfortable in the summer heat. Check out EH Treasures for a range of stylish, pre-loved summer outfits that are both chic and eco-friendly.
  • Bright Colors and Patterns: Embrace the season with bright colors and playful patterns. Floral prints, tropical motifs, and vibrant hues can add a fun touch to your summer wardrobe.

2. Sustainable Swimwear:

  • Eco-Friendly Choices: When shopping for swimwear, look for brands that use sustainable materials and ethical production practices. Consider buying second-hand swimwear from EH Treasures to reduce your environmental footprint.
  • Mix and Match: Get creative with your swimwear by mixing and matching different pieces. This not only adds variety to your beachwear but also extends the life of your swimsuits.

3. Sun Protection Essentials:

  • Sunscreen: Protect your skin from harmful UV rays with a high-quality, reef-safe sunscreen. Look for options that are free from harmful chemicals like oxybenzone and octinoxate.
  • Hats and Sunglasses: Stylish hats and sunglasses are must-haves for summer. They not only protect you from the sun but also add a fashionable touch to your outfit. EH Treasures offers a variety of second-hand accessories to complete your look.

4. Sustainable Outdoor Activities:

  • Eco-Friendly Gear: If you're planning outdoor activities like hiking or camping, invest in eco-friendly gear. From reusable water bottles to sustainable bags & backpacks, there are plenty of options to choose from.
  • Leave No Trace: Practice the "Leave No Trace" principles to minimize your impact on the environment. This includes picking up all trash, respecting wildlife, and staying on designated trails.

5. Refresh Your Home:

  • Declutter and Donate: Use the summer season as an opportunity to declutter your home. Donate or consign items you no longer need to places like EH Treasures, where they can find new life with someone else.
  • Eco-Friendly Decor: Add a touch of summer to your home with eco-friendly decor. Look for items made from sustainable materials, such as bamboo or recycled glass.

Gearing up for summer is all about embracing the season with style and sustainability. By making mindful choices, you can enjoy all that summer has to offer while reducing your environmental impact. From refreshing your wardrobe with finds from the EH Treasures Summer Collection to practicing eco-friendly outdoor activities, there are plenty of ways to gear up for a fun and responsible summer. Here's to a season filled with sunshine, adventure, and conscious living!