Spring/Summer 2020 Capsule Wardrobe

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The weather is finally nice out so it’s time to transition to a spring capsule, I decided to do a combined spring/summer capsule wardrobe as the pieces I chose work for both and I can’t see much changing going into summer. (Please note: this … more

Ultimate List of Canadian Clothing Brands

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Now more than ever, local businesses need our support! It’s not only great to support Canadian slow fashion brands but supporting small business has a beneficial ripple though our economy – a BC study found that local businesses recirculated 2.6x more revenue back into … more

15 Organic & Sustainable Underwear Brands

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We already have a great roundup of sustainable bras, so now we’re focusing on your 🍑 and have collected some comfy, organic, eco friendly, and ethical underwear brands. You can find underwear brands from the US, Canada, Australia, and Europe. Knickey My favorite comfy, … more

18 Ethical & Sustainable Swimwear Brands to Dive Into

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Relax and play at the pool or beach in some sustainable swimwear! 👙🏖 When it comes to sustainable bathing suits, synthetic fabrics are actually a benefit since they don’t retain as much water and dry a lot faster. No one wants a soggy swim … more

15+ Sustainable Bags, Purses, & Backpacks

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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, ethical, and cruelty issues while the vegan options typically are plastic or have plastic … more

Spring/Summer 2019 Capsule Wardrobe

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It’s a new season and time for a new capsule! This one’s a little different for me though as it has to be a maternity-friendly capsule, so it has some new pieces you haven’t seen before. The video above talks through my planning and … more

15 Sustainable Bras for All Sizes

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Bras are already challenging to find, which then makes ethical and sustainable bras even more difficult. Plus if like me you wear a “non-standard” size (for reference I typically wear a 30E) it can seem impossible. But I’m here to help! This roundup includes … more

Sustainable Activewear Brands

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Activewear can have a larger environmental impact than our every day clothing due to all the synthetics used as well as the fact that we’re harder on sportswear so it can get worn out quicker. It’s especially important to look for durable, sustainable, and … more

Winter Capsule Wardrobe

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Since moving back to Canada I’ve had to re-think my capsule wardrobes a bit with the new climate. The biggest difference from where I was living in Germany is that winters here are a lot longer and colder. Into November we were already very … more

Clothing Dyed with Plants?

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(this post is kindly sponsored by Sustain) I love natural dyeing, it not only is a beautiful process but it can be a lot safer for us and the environment. So I was thrilled when Kat from Sustain reached out to share her slow … more

Fall 2018 Capsule Wardrobe

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(please note: this post contains some affiliate links) Now that we’re living in a totally new climate I’ve had to re-think my capsule wardrobe a bit. So far this autumn we’ve had both beautiful warm days as well as snow and temps dipping into the … more

Favourite Small-Batch Natural Skincare & Hair Brands

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When you first get into green beauty it’s mostly the big brands you hear about. Lush was definitely my (and probably most people’s) introduction to more natural products, then I found 100% Pure, and moving to Germany it was easy to get brands like … more

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