There are a number of websites available that I wish I'd made myself. Or at least were a part of.
Sustain Your Style is one of them; a hot pot of Eco awesomeness.
Blog, shopping, directories, profiles.
I'm no eBay junkie (yet), but scrolling through these pages looking at what can be created with an environmental mindset is a great way to procrastinate while claiming it as 'research'.