10 Brands Using Vintage Fabrics

One of the best ways for a brand to cut down on waste before they even start cutting and sewing is to source vintage fabrics.  Because it’s already been made (and hopefully used) there isn’t any carbon production that goes into the making of the new material. There is so much fabric waste that ends…

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10 Sustainable Leather Jackets Perfect for Fall

Leather jackets are a fall staple. They add a bit of oomph and psychological toughness to your look and are also a great barrier against those first winds and warmer winter days. But leather is one of fashion’s most toxic fabrics. From toxic dyes and the obvious problem with the animal slaughter, it’s one most…

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10 Carbon Neutral Brands to Love

The U.N. came out with a report in October that recommended a carbon tax as the best way to basically save the planet.  I already knew a little about carbon offsets from my research into zero-waste brands. More and more sustainably focused retailers like Reformation are keeping their carbon footprint down with carbon offsets I started looking…

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The Sustainable Shopping Guide: Matches Fashion

  A.A. Spectrum Type: Ethical/Environmentally Responsible Working to change the stigma around “Made in China”, A. A. Spectrum infuses elements of traditional Chinese culture into their thoroughly modern label. Produced in China with artisanal manufacturing and environmentally responsible sourcing.    Ace & Jig Type: Artisan-made Ace & Jig is known for their customized woven fabrics.…

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10 Brands Full of Cozy Sustainable Sweaters to Check Out

Sweater weather time! This list is full of brands that are perfect for that fall weather. Make yourself some chai tea, enjoy the fall foliage and curl up in one of these sustainably made/ethically sourced sweaters (jumpers if you’re British). These brands range from luxury to affordable and have styles from modern to minimalist! Definitely…

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Sustainable Fashion Favorites: October 2018 Edition

Happy October! Fall weather is definitely here. As my mom pointed out on the phone “the weather turned.” I’m so excited for this next season full of outfits. This upcoming month I’m planing transition outfits, fall colors, and thinking about maybe delving into Halloween ideas. What do you think. If you have an outfit series…

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25 Sustainable Brands with the Chicest Bags

Bags, bags, bags! And more bags! Looking for some sustainable purse options, but vegan isn’t a requirement? This is the list for you. These bags are all made sustainably with eco-consciousness at the forefront in decision making. However, these are brands that do include leather in their production. If you are looking for vegan options…

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10 Up and Coming Zero-Waste Labels to Know

Zero-waste design is one of the most cutting edge concepts in fashion design. Who knew that you didn’t have to waste fabric or energy to create beautiful clothing?! Hopefully the concept will catch on with more designers are the field becomes more prominent. I learn about new brands from lots of different sources. My previous…

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25 Vegan Brands with the Chicest Bags

Bags! The perfect replacement for pockets. In my bag, you’ll find everything from tampons, and all the necessary modern essentials like my phone and power bank to grocery receipts, and notes that I should have looked at last week. Plus, spare change, makeup that I think I might need, (really though we all know I…

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15 Alternatives to the Iconic Wrap Dress

Google Ads knows my fashion taste, but they have yet to fully guess my ethics tastes. Case in point- they know my love for color and dresses. Diane von Furstenberg, is an obvious option because she’s become iconic for her wrap dresses. It’s pretty simple to see why these easy dresses were such a hit.…

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