Top 10 Canadian Clothing Brands also Made in Canada

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Are you already supporting local Canadian businesses? Why not take it a step further to support brands that don’t just design but also manufacture their clothing line in Canada! While Canada might not be known globally for our garment industry, a lot of clothing … more

Why Fast Fashion Brands Steal Designs & What You Can Do

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The recent Amazon series LuLaRich documents the rise and fall of the infamous multilevel marketing company LuLaRoe, which was known for its quirky, colorful printed leggings that “felt like butter” and had a cult-like following. One of the interviews is with a former designer … more

6 Sustainable Sunglasses made from Eco Friendly Materials

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As spring and summer approach and the bright sun returns from its winter nap, you might be in the market for a new pair of shades. This guide to the best eco-friendly sunglasses has you covered!  When considering the sustainability of a pair of … more

Ethical Bridesmaid Dresses for Your Sustainable Wedding

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So, you’ve finally picked your bridal party…congrats! Now, what about their outfits? Choosing a look that everyone agrees on can be hard enough. Throw sustainability into the mix and you’ve got a real tough one on your hands. But with the wide variety of … more

14 Linen Clothing Brands – Our Top Picks

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We’ve already shared why linen is such an amazing fabric and perfect for a sustainable wardrobe. So you might be wondering where the best places are to find linen clothing. Here’s our roundup of high-quality, sustainable, and ethically-made linen garments: NotPerfectLinen This Etsy shop … more

Is Bamboo Fabric Sustainable? Or Greenwashing?

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While researching sustainable textiles, you may have come across phrases like “organic bamboo,” “rayon made from bamboo,” or “viscose made from bamboo.” Popular sustainable companies such as Boody, Encircled, and Thought all use bamboo in their clothing. So what exactly are bamboo fabrics? And … more

How to Buy Sustainable Kids Clothing on a Budget

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Tips for making an eco-friendly children’s wardrobe more affordable There’s no denying sustainable and ethically made clothing is more expensive. I think we all get sticker shock if you’re used to fast fashion prices and start to look at more conscious brands. However, please … more

Ethical & Sustainable Wedding Dress Options for the Conscious Bride

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For most brides, finding THE dress is the most challenging (and personal) part of wedding planning. For the sustainably minded bride, it’s even tougher! Sure, they might be pretty, but typical wedding gowns are made with synthetic fabrics and petroleum-based trims that require a … more

Where to Find Recycled Wool Clothing

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Wool is an amazing, insulting material and more brands are now offering recycled wool clothing, which can be both a great sustainable option and a compromise for those concerned about the ethics of wool. What is Recycled Wool? Recycled wool comes from 2 sources; … more

Where to find Sustainable Nursing Bras

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I tried avoiding maternity-specific clothing as much as possible during my pregnancy and get things secondhand, however bras was one area where I definitely needed to get some new pieces. Of course I wanted to find sustainable and ethical bra options so here are … more

25 Top Sustainable Gifts 2022

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Our green gift guide – find eco friendly gifts for everyone on your list! We have collected a variety of sustainable gift ideas so you can not only give thoughtful presents, but also have a lighter impact on the planet. There are options for … more

Behind the Brand – Interview with Free Label

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This is the start of a new series I’m excited to launch! Together we will learn more about the “why” driving slow fashion brands and discover some of the independent designers and makers creating beautiful clothing with a conscience. First we have Jess Sternberg … more

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