5 Upcycled Denim Luxury Looks for Fall

The first week of September is #zerowasteweek! There are lots of ways to move closer to the zero waste ideal, from using all the materials to using surplus materials. These 5 outfits focus on brands that use upcycled materials as part of their lines. Let me know your favorite in the comments below. Marine Serre…

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5 Sustainably Layered Outfit Ideas for Fall 2019

This was a really popular fall outfit series last year, so I’m continuing the series this year. The outfits have pieces that can be mixed and matched and loved for a long time. Let me know your favorites in the comments below. Toogood Cardigan– Made using sustainable processes. La Canadienne Boots– Ethically made in Italy.…

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Fall Classics: 5 Sweater & Jeans Looks for Everyday Style

Fall is just around the corner. These 5 looks are all for that chilly fall day. They are casual but stylish. All jeans and sweaters. Let me know your favorites in the comments below. Kl├Ęs Bag– Handmade locally in Bristol using vegetable-tanned leather. Katherine Hammett London Jeans– Sustainably produced in Italy. No. 13 Earrings– Handcrafted…

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Celebrate Summer with 5 Outfit Ideas from Hope for Flowers by Tracy Reese

Tracy Reese designs have been in stores most of my life. They are/were feminine, pretty, my favorite is her flattering draping. (My Thredup cart is full of her designs.) After learning about her own production process and not being able to find any transparency anywhere she reaccessed. This year she went back to her native…

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4 Sustainable Ren-Faire Statement Outfits for Fall

Renaissance style to street style. The main elements designers have used from the middle ages are ruffled necks, puffed sleeves, and Juliet sleeves. These four looks are taking the elements of the trend and finding them in sustainable brands. Which look is your favorite? Emily Levine Bag– Made with handcrafted wood and natural dyes. Maggie…

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Sustainable Pencil Skirt Outfit Inspiration for Summer

The pencil skirt has been a staple in the working women’s closet for as long as women have been allowed in offices. Below are 5 looks oriented around the pencil skirt. The looks are summery enough to be worn in August but professional enough to be worn all year too. Marine Serre Skirt– Made with…

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Ethical Embroidery: 5 Looks Perfect for Summer

Embroidery is one of those ancient skills that we don’t really think about. But without handing a skill down to the next generation it disappears. This series features many different brands all handmaking their pieces using traditional skillsets. Let me know your favorite in the comments below. My Beachy Side Bag– Handcrocheted by Syrian refugees.…

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5 Sustainable Denim Skirt Outfit Ideas for Summer and Fall

Denim is normally super toxic and wasteful. That’s why it’s important to support alternatives like Nobody Denim and Re/Done who are upcycling and reinventing how denim is made. Below are 5 outfit ideas that coalesce around the denim skirt. Let me know your favorite in the comments below. Osklen Top– Made with eco-friendly practices in…

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5 Sustainable One-Piece Outfits For Your Next Beach Trip

One Pieces are great for a more covered up beach look. They can convey elegance and sophistication as well. Below are 5 sustainable looks full of chic one piece swimsuits. Let me know your favorite look in the comments below. Charlotte Stone Sandals– Handmade by artisans in Italy using traditional techniques. Vow London Sunglasses– Made…

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5 Ethical Crochet Looks for Summer Outfit Inspiration

Crocheting has been around since early periods in human history. Different countries and ethic groups have developed their own patterns for crochet. These five looks are for summer and fall, made of natural materials and feature traditional hand crocheted dresses. Let me know your favorites in the comments below. Eleven Six Dress– Made sustainably with…

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