Winter Capsule Wardrobe 2020

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I finally have my capsule to share with you! With having a baby and then our time in the hospital, it’s taken me quite a while to get this together and film it, but this is what I’ve been wearing this fall and winter. (Please note: this post does contain … more

Clothing isn’t “Zero Waste”

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Did you know that basically all clothing generates plastic waste? Even if you buy a garment in store it likely still came shipped in an individual plastic poly bag.โ  Many sustainable brands even use them and there’s a good reason – they protect the clothing from getting damaged since shipping … more

4 Things to Know This Black Friday

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Black Friday and the whole sale weekend can be chaotic and oxytocin-fueled. If you are looking to snag some deals these are a few things you should be aware of to approach the next few shopping days more mindfully. A lot of sales aren’t actually that good. Companies are known … more

We Don’t Need Another “Save the Planet” T-Shirt or Tote

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At least a couple times a month I get an email from a brand asking if they can send me their slogan tee or tote bag. These brands have good intentions – they’re trying to spread awareness and many also donate a portion of sales from the product to organisations … more

Eco/Ethical Fabric & Yarn Stores

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Making your own clothing is already a lot more sustainable and ethical than buying new, but it’s even better to source conscious materials if you can! For all you sewers and DIYers, this roundup is a list of places where you can find sustainable and ethnically-made fabrics, yarns, dyes and … more

Must-Have Versatile Garments

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I love versatile clothing! Especially with a capsule wardrobe, having pieces that can be worn different ways gives you a lot more options for outfits and styling. I’ve found having a capsule wardrobe has helped me become a lot more creative with how I wear my clothes and playing around … more

Benefits of Slowing Down

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Daily life is increasingly fast-paced with more work and life demands plus the mental energy it takes being always connected through our phones and social media. Additionally consumption has sped up and we’ve been seeing an increase in cheap, disposable products over quality and craftsmanship. I don’t think this speed … more

10+ Eco & Ethical Underwear Brands

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Since my post about sustainable bras I’ve been getting questions about good places to get bottoms as well, so here’s my roundup of consciously made and sustainable underwear! As with all the roundups I try to have a mix of North American, European and Australian brands. (please note: some affiliate links are used in … more

How Quality Saves you Money

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Since trying to live more sustainably and consciously I’ve had to re-learn the way I view price and budgets. Before I would go with whatever the lower-priced option was but now I’ve learned that it’s not always actually cheaper. This post is in collaboration with BuyMeOnce who has an incredible, … more

12+ Sustainable Swimwear Brands

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Summer’s coming and it’s time to hit the pool or beach in some sustainable swim suits! ๐Ÿ‘™๐Ÿ– When it comes to swimwear, synthetic fabrics are actually a pro since they don’t retain as much water and dry a lot faster. For more sustainable swimwear, typically the best route is to … more

Seasonal Fashion is SO Last Season

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Fashion has always had seasons. Initially it was 2 collections – for spring/summer and fall/winter, then it turned into 4 seasonal collections, then multiple deliveries throughout the season, and now with fast fashion new collections are on the floor every week. The fashion industry needs to slow down for the … more

12+ Sustainable Bag & Purse Brands

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Bags are tricky when it comes to sustainability – there are a lot of different materials and they all have pros and cons. Leather comes with a slew of tanning and cruelty issues while the vegan alternatives tend to be made of plastics or have plastic coatings. There are no … more