50+ “Green Friday” Sales

I have mixed feelings toward Black Friday/Cyber Monday week; while I dislike the crazy consumerism aspect, it’s also a great time to save some money and, especially this year, budgets are tighter so shopping during this time can be very … more

GREEN GIFT GUIDE – 25 Sustainable Gift Ideas for Everyone on your List

The annual green gift guide is here! As always I’ve compiled a variety of sustainable and ethical gift ideas so you can not only give thoughtful presents, but also have a lighter impact on the planet. There are options for … more

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

Sustainable Shoes for All Your Needs

Footwear is difficult when it comes to sustainability since there are so many different materials and components needed to make shoes. While, like with anything, there are no “perfect” sustainable shoes there are some brands working to improve the industry … more

10 Sustainable Sock Brands to Keep your Feet Cosy 🧦

Socks are something many of us use regularly and a great way to support sustainable and ethical brands as they aren’t an item most people can (or want to) buy secondhand. Also since they don’t have the same fit issues … 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

Eco/Ethical Fabric & Yarn Stores

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 … more

10+ Eco & Ethical Underwear Brands

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, … more

12+ Eco & Ethical Swim Brands

We’re getting into summer so it’s time to hit the pool or beach in some sustainable swimwear! πŸ‘™πŸ– When it comes to swimwear, synthetic fabrics are actually a pro since they don’t retain as much water and dry a lot … more

12 Sustainable Bag & Purse Brands

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 … more