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

What Is Lyocell vs Tencel? + Where to Find Tencel Clothing

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In the world of sustainable fashion, materials are always a hot topic. Whether we’re talking deadstock, low impact, recycled or repurposed, there are a million different opinions as to what is truly best from an environmental perspective. Lyocell fabric is certainly no exception to … 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

Sustainable Sunglasses – Types of Eco Materials + Our Top Brand Picks

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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

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 Sustainable Gifts for Everyone on your List

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Our annual green gift guide is here. This year I’m extra proud of some of the brands and products I’ve found – there’s so many great eco friendly gifts!  As always we have a variety of sustainable gift ideas so you can not only … 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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