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moxsieeasterthumb.gifDon’t have something to wear for Easter yet? Whether you’re heading to church, brunch, or the inlaws’ (or all three!), these options from indie fashion retailer Moxsie will keep you put together and stylish during the holiday and beyond:

From left to right: Gentle Fawn Brittany Dress in Ivory/Olive; Many Belles Down The Smurf Dress in Coral Red, $62; Tulle Sleeveless Navy Shirtdress With Lace, $55; Spun Diane Dress in Cranberry, $94.

Whether you’rer planning a vacation or just planning ahead, has a great selection of stylish swimsuits from brands like Stussy, L*Space, Tavik, and Insight. Here are some of our favorites:

From left to right: Tavik The Bridget One Piece with Blocked Lace, $123; Stussy Farrah Traingle Top ($48) and Side Tie Bottoms ($50); L*Space Sexy Back Top ($69) and Scanty Bottoms ($63); L*Space Lola Padded Bandeau Top ($74) and “The Flip” Bottoms ($71). 

Etsy seller BrooklynBags creates these geometric necklaces by drawing original designs, tracing them onto non-toxic shrink plastic with colored pencils, and back them. Cool, right? Another thing we love is the affordable price tag: The Shield Rainbow pendant shown is just $22. Click here to visit the Etsy shop.BrooklynBags_Thumb.gif

scarf_large.jpgHandmade in Nepal, the scarves by TDM Design are luxurious, chic, and socially responsible. The company works predominantly with women cottage industries in Nepal to support weavers and craftmanship, providing them with a sustainable income along with access to education and healthcare. The scarves they produce are gorgeous and perfect for transitioning your wardrobe from winter to spring! The collection is available at

Shown: TDM Design Bambi Scarf, $85tdmdesigns_thumb.gif

etsy_japanrelief_thumb.gifIf you want to support disaster relief in Japan and emerging artists, a host of Etsy designers have committed to donating a portion of their sales to the cause. Here are some of our picks:

Made from Japanese Washi paper, this necklace by Menace Creations features an origami paper crane and a gold foil bead charm hanging from cloth ribbon and waxed cotton. When you buy it, 50% of the sale price will be donated to Doctors Without Borders for ongoing relief efforts in Japan. Origami Paper Crane Necklace ($20).

Need a hostess gift? These heart-shaped handmade soaps are made with essential oils, herbs, and plants in Calcata, Italy. The seller, Sofiart, will donate all profits to the Red Cross. Sofiart 10 Lovely Hearts for Loving People Soaps ($12).

Simple yet elegant, this gold nugget bracelet is another item we love on Etsy. The seller, Harper Street,  will donate $5 to the Red Cross for each one sold. Golden Nugget Red Silk Necklace ($25).

Vermont-based Broken Fingers Art, which produces plastic jewelry bearing bright, creative hand drawn designs, will also donate 50% of sales to Doctors Without Borders. Broken Fingers Art Chrysalis Ring ($18).

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