Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 6, 2008
Pamela LeBlanc, Founder and CEO of Journey Light, launched the company in 2008 after having her second baby and becoming more acutely aware of the concerns about lead tainted baby toys, bottles leaching BPA's, and phthalates in toys and other everyday items new parents use for their babies. As she looked more closely she realized that so many baby products use petrochemical materials, the toxic effects of which are not fully realized yet. Knowing that baby's delicate skin is five times thinner than adults, Pamela searched unsuccessfully for products that are safe for close to skin and mouth contact. She started exploring her design ideas for a portable diaper changing pad using an eco-friendly water resistant textile finish, something no one else, anywhere in the world was doing for babies, and Journey Light was born.
Journey Light's Mission: To create products for your journey that make the lightest impact on the environment and on humanity.
Journey Light offers parenting gear and lifestyle bags using natural fiber textiles -- hemp, organic cotton and flax with NanoSphere®, an ecologically clean textile finish, developed in accordance with the bluesign ® standard, which guarantees the highest possible exclusion of substances that are harmful to humans and to the environment. The benefits of using NanoSphere textiles are that its liquid resistant, is naturally self-cleaning, and it retains function even with heavy-duty use, and frequent washing or cleaning. All of these benefits are perfect for those unexpected surprises while changing diapers and running around with babies and toddlers who spill things throughout the day. Journey Light does not use any plastic or vinyl materials in their products so parents can be assured that their products are safe for baby's skin and mouth contact.
Collection highlights include:
Washed vintage hues of burnt orange, sky blue, and deep sage mixed with chocolate brown and linen make this collection hip and stylish for mom or dad either out and about with baby or off to a meeting.
One Small Change (SRP, $85.00) -- Patent pending design. A portable changing pad that works in cooperation with public changing tables, the seat of the car, airplane galley floor -- anywhere parents find themselves having to change their baby; no worries, take it home and throw it in the washer and it's good as new again. Offering easy access to everything you need to change baby. Can be used alone as a tote, hangs from most strollers, and works in cooperation with JL diaper bags. Its also includes a compostable cornstarch foam pad encapsulated in an Eco Film® (remove when washing pad) to keep baby comfortable on any surface during diaper changing.
Delivering a Message (SRP, $184.00) -- Functional unisex diaper bag. The One Small Change (above) attaches to the outer part of the bag instead of taking up valuable space inside, offering easy grab-and-go access when it's time to change baby. The inside space accommodates all of the other parenting essentials with a larger zipped pocket, and exterior and interior bottle holders. If you're on the go without the baby it's a stylish bag to use to go to work and can even carry your laptop. Comfortable to wear with a wide built-in adjustable strap for over the shoulder carry.
Peace of Mind (SRP, $180.00) -- A large stylish diaper bag for mom. Includes inside compartment for One Small Change (above) or use it for your laptop and go to work. Inside is a large zipper pocket and baby bottle holders.
Journey Light was launched by Pamela LeBlanc, mom to two boys, the catalysts that motivated her to create a revolutionary new toxic free diaper changing pad. Creating her first product then led to creating a line of diaper bags, with many more design ideas in the works. Pamela's desire is to create products that take the guess work out of shopping for parents. Journey Light's products are safe. http://www.JourneyLightInc.com
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