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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6 Colorful Outfit Ideas for Fall

There has been some discussion around how many sustainable brands and sustainable influencers cater to a minimalist aesthetic and don’t really feature color. Which is definitely something I have seen as well. I see my role as helping introduce people to all the options so that you can find something that fits your style no…

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5 Affordable, Sustainable Looks for Fall

Sustainable fashion can be done on a budget. These fall looks are full of brands that produce their clothing sustainably and in and the price tag doesn’t make you cringe. I definitely believe in conscious purchasing and purchasing what you need and will use for a long time. Aka will wear more than 30 times.…

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10 Questions with Bonfire Vintage Founder Gabrielle Susara

I am often reminded that a lot of the coolest developments today are in reinvention. Some of the most interesting developments in architecture, fashion, and tech are from designers and engineers reinventing old materials. And why not! We have so much waste it should really be the material of choice. Gabrielle Susara takes old denim…

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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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5 Sustainable Minimalist Looks to Try this Fall

Simple. Streamlined. Cozy. That’s what I’m thinking for minimalist fall. These looks are easy, sustainable (obviously), and follow the minimalist color palette and accessibility. But I add all the fall essentials I’m loving- cardigans, boots, sweaters, blazers, hats etc… Are you feeling minimalist fall? Let me know in the comments. Swedish Stockings– Made with recycled…

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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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5 Ideas for Sustainable Fall Layering

Fall is the perfect time to pull on your layers. It can be still too warm for coats, and too cold for shirts. That’s where layering comes in. It’s also a great way to add a bit of variety to your outfit. Color or texture, or size of your layers can add unexpected fun twists…

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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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