Anne Mulaire Legging Review & Behind the Brand Interview

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Last winter I got a DM from Anne Mulaire asking if I’d like to try a pair of their winter leggings. I’ve never owned winter leggings before and love a good legging for layering so said yes. I’m not exaggerating when I say that … more

Ethical Alternatives to Dolls Kill

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Dolls Kill has been a destination for unique pieces and statement items. Best known for their festival styles and as a destination for punk, kawaii, goth, rave, and “alternative” fashion. The issue? They’ve taken many counterculture fashion movements which were previous driven by DIYers … more

10 Must-Read Sustainable Fashion Books

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Our top picks for books to learn more about environmental and social issues in the fashion industry — and what you can do to help. “Consumed” by Aja Barber The industry needs to change and this book does a great job breaking down the … more

What Is a Living Wage and Why Isn’t the Fashion Industry Paying It to Garment Workers?

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The average garment factory worker is pressured to work at least 10-12 hours a day — and yet, they still can’t afford to support themselves and their families. An estimated 98% of garment workers, of which 75% are young women, don’t earn a living … more

Spring 2022 Capsule Wardrobe

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Even though it’s still cool out here, I’m so ready for spring and was thrilled to pull out some of my clothes from storage! Watch my spring capsule video: Items in my Spring Capsule Tops Black tank top – secondhandCropped tee – Anne MulaireWhite … more

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

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 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

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

The Best Organic & Sustainable Kids Clothing Brands

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As everyone says, they grow up so quickly! I can’t believe we already have a toddler, but that also means we’ve had the opportunity to test out many eco friendly and organic children’s clothing brands. Here are our top, tried and tested picks for … more

Is Wool Ethical? What to Look For with Wool, Alpaca and Cashmere

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As temperatures drop we want to stay comfy and cozy, so many of us reach for warm woolen sweaters and cardigans. Wool offers great insulating and breathable properties and is wonderful in winter. However it comes from animals, so questions about animal welfare and … more

10 Cozy, Sustainable & Ethical Sweaters

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It’s sweater weather! Get cozy with these sustainable sweaters and knitwear. Wondering what the difference is between alpaca and cashmere, or if wool is even an ethical choice? Check out this companion post all about wool – it’s fibre properties, the ethical considerations and … more

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