03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated Nov 17, 2011

"Don't Panic: It's Organic!" Chic Green Tips From Barney's Simon Doonan

Simon Doonan, sometime media critic and Barney's New York creative director has some fantastic tips for a fashionable and green holiday. ("Green is the new black!) Along with Barney's fashion director Julie Gilhart, they suggest items like a chic party dress from Phillip Lim's "Go Green Go" line (made of "congealed seaweed"...not really, just 100% organic cotton) for her and Roland Berry's super-cozy organic scarves for him.

If you're not sure what to get for your favorite fashionista, why not go for Barney's Green Holiday gift cards?

Editor's pick: We love Goyard's green eco-fab grocery bag. (It sells for $310, with a portion of profits going to charity.) 2007-11-29-goyard.jpg

Barney's is pricey, but there are cheaper options out there for those of you looking to have a chic, green, affordable holiday. Check out American Apparel's Sustainable Edition for good basics.

Here's Simon, espousing the virtues of sequins "made from tofu by blind lesbians":

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