1. Chi Chi Amor: This eco-friendly and globally-minded clothing line is especially appealing because many items are made from pieces of recycled fabrics from the huipil and corte, the traditional shirt and skirt of indigenous Mayan women of Guatemala. Every piece is hand-sewn and dyed to order. Beautiful embroidered dresses, pants, mini skirts, shorts and [...]
Aloha Everyone! Here’s what’s new… 1. Bamboo Diapers! Bumkins makes the Bambinex line of Bamboo fitted diapers, Europe’s leading brand. Luxurious Bamboo Terry feels unbelievably soft and silky – yet performs with extreme durability and absorbency. They come with a free removable bamboo liner. But you can buy extra bamboo liners which are sold in a pack [...]
Terra Cycle is a company that collects your used cookie wrappers, drink pouches, yogurt cups, wine corks, and energy bar wrappers and will pay 2¢ for each one. They donate the money to the school or charity of your choice! Not only that, but they send the shipping boxes right to your door. After you [...]
Finding the right baby carrier can be a challenge and one that works for all stages of babyhood is the BABYBJÖRN. It proves to be versatile and sturdy during weekend hikes as well as adventure trips to the mall. BABYBJÖRN’s lumbar support (on some models) and soft padded shoulder straps provide an even weight distribution [...]
Pediatricians and experts agree that the best shoes for new walkers are no shoes, but that’s not very practical when they’ve got so much terrain to cover. The most important feature in a new walker shoe is a soft flexible sole which will let them grip the ground. A bootie-type shoe is great for indoor [...]
Dear Little Sprouts Customers, Don’t miss our first coupon. Look in the October 17th Weekly or the October 24th Star Bulletin (HI Life section) for our ad coupon. You’ll get 10% off a purchase of $50 or more. You’ll need the coupon to get the discount. Coupon must be redeemed at time of purchase. [...]
Plastic baby bottles have received extra attention recently as research came to light showing many popular models leach Bisphenol-A (BPA) into the bottle’s contents. The plastic of concern, polycarbonate (plastic #7), is used by several manufacturers, but there are safe alternatives. Glass, polypropylene (PP or plastic #5), and other materials are easily found on the [...]
It’s great to be able to share the latest eco-friendly news, new merchandise that has arrived in the store, earth-conscious events around town, and to show photos of your little ones wearing organic clothing. Thanks for reading and I hope this blog proves to be useful.