Annabella A.

Occupation: 
TV and Video Producer, Host, and Founder of the ethical fashion and beauty blog, Ethical Bella
Home: 
Brooklyn, NY; hails from Helsinki, Finland
Spotted: 
Upper East Side, NYC
What she loves about her work: “Every day is different.”

What she’s wearing: Phillip Lim 3.1 dress ; Stella McCartney nude ballerina flats ; her grandmother's earrings; necklace was a gift from one of her best friends; bracelets were bought in India and given to her by her boyfriend

Wardrobe essentials: Stella McCartney ballerina flats and Marc by Marc Jacobs jeweled canvas flats; eco-friendly and vegan handbag from Matt & Natt

Fave designers: Stella McCartney, Cri de Coeur  and Olsen Haus  for shoes; coats and jackets from Vaute Couture; everything from Fin; bags from Matt & Natt  ; workout clothes from Clary Sage Organics

What's worth the splurge: Stella McCartney shoes . “Gorgeous vegan shoes are hard to find!”

Must haves for spring: “Off-white wild-silk (meaning cruelty-free silk) shift dress from Fin; eco-friendly bikinis from Eco-Panda and Aaron Chang--his eco-swimwear line is no longer in production, but I found it from the outlet site 6pm.com; H&M Garden Collection line of organic cotton and recycled polyester summer dresses

Beauty buys: Forever Living Aloe Vera lip balm ; Polly Foot Primer  "so you don't get blisters even if you run around in Stella heels all day.”

Top scent: Organic lavender oil

Fave beauty stash bag: ghd travel case  that fits my styler, Jason Super-C Cleanser  and Toner , Clarins Multi-Active Day Cream , Tom's of Maine toothpaste , Lavera Self-Tanner  , Nature's Gate Herbal Daily Lotion , and Karma Organic’s Lavender nail polish remover  and pink polish

Book that's bedside now: Barack Obama’s Dreams from My Father

All-time fave flick: Pretty Woman

Inspiration: Animals at the Farm Sanctuary. “They have such joie de vivre.”

How she’s reducing her carbon footprint: “I'm vegan, and I do my best to hunt down fashion, beauty and home products that are eco-friendly. I don't buy any leather or fur, and I always try to find an environmentally-friendly option for everything from my face wash to my t-shirts.”

Charity she supports: Farm Sanctuary