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POLLEN IS COMMITTED TO USING LOCAL, organically grown flowers that are in-season. But this doesn't limit their creativity. If Midwest snow limits their eco flowers, their third-party growers are Veriflora, Fair Trade or Rainforest Alliance certified. In addition to their flowers, they exemplify eco-consciousness daily with recycled business cards, reusable packaging, and even have a green website (carbon neutral and energy efficient!). Lynn has also founded the Chicago Green Wedding Alliance-uniting like-minded Chicago vendors committed to sustainability and making it simple for Chicago couples to plan a green wedding. 34 ECO-BEAUTIFUL WEDDINGS ? Summer 2011 eco-beautifulweddingS.com IN THE SOUTH SUBURBS OF CHICAGO, BoKAY's vibrant and inventive designs bring eco-friendly to a whole new dimension. Becky Dees and Cindy Morgan, sisters and co-founders, opened the studio's doors a few months ago, but their design expertise has been in demand for a combined 15 years. BoKAY seeks to incorporate organic, local, in-season flowers whenever possible.