Plus Size Slow Fashion Guide

This post is long overdue. Unfortunately sustainable/ethical brands offering extended sizing is still a niche within a niche, when really by now both should be mainstream, however there are some beautiful clothing brands offering conscious fashion for everyone! Currently I’ve … more

Actually Ethical Everlane Alternatives

I’ll keep it blunt, Everlane is shady. Their “radical transparency” is a joke, their sustainability initiatives often feel like greenwashing, it’s difficult to find info about their factory standards and wages, and the recent union busting and allegations of a … more

How to Fall in Love with Your Closet Again

A question that comes up a lot when discussing a capsule wardrobe (although this doesn’t just apply to capsules!) is: “Doesn’t it get boring/dull/uninspiring wearing the same clothes all the time?” I chatted a bit about this in my recent … more

20+ WOC-Owned Slow Fashion Brands

This roundup is long overdue, but with the #amplifymelanatedvoices challenge this week I especially want to highlight some sustainable and ethical clothing brands owned by women of colour. Minority-owned businesses have also been disproportionately affected by the pandemic so now … more

120+ Canadian Slow Fashion Brands🍁

Now more than ever, local businesses need our support! Far too many Canadian businesses have been hard-hit by the pandemic and are struggling. Also, supporting small business has a beneficial ripple though our economy – a BC study found that … more

Benefits of Slowing Down

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 … more

Spring/Summer 2019 Capsule Wardrobe

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 … more

The Magic of Natural Dyes

This post is in partnership with Sustain who makes naturally-dyed, organic wardrobe staples. I’ve talked before about my love of natural dyeing and even though it’s not very common in the fashion industry, I’m so happy to see some slow … more

Sustainable & Fair Fashion Lookbook

(this post is a partnership with the featured brands, all thoughts are my own) One thing that I find challenging is wanting to – and getting requests to – showcase and share more sustainable fashion brands but being limited by … more

My love of Linen

Linen is an amazing fabric: it’s not only wonderful to wear, but is also the oldest known fibre, as well as one of the most sustainable! Linen comes from the flax plant. The plants go through a process called “retting” … more