10+ Eco & Ethical Underwear Brands

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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, European and Australian brands. (please note: some affiliate links are used in … more

12+ Sustainable Swimwear Brands

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Summer’s coming and it’s time to hit the pool or beach in some sustainable swim suits! ๐Ÿ‘™๐Ÿ– When it comes to swimwear, synthetic fabrics are actually a pro since they don’t retain as much water and dry a lot faster. For more sustainable swimwear, typically the best route is to … more

Seasonal Fashion is SO Last Season

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Fashion has always had seasons. Initially it was 2 collections – for spring/summer and fall/winter, then it turned into 4 seasonal collections, then multiple deliveries throughout the season, and now with fast fashion new collections are on the floor every week. The fashion industry needs to slow down for the … more

12+ Sustainable Bag & Purse Brands

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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 and cruelty issues while the vegan alternatives tend to be made of plastics or have plastic coatings. There are no … more

10 Sustainable Bra Brands

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I know bras are already challenging to find, sustainable and ethical bras are even more difficult, and if like me you wear a “non-standard” size (for reference I typically wear a 30E) it can seem impossible. So I have not only made a video reviewing some of the bras I … more

The Magic of Natural Dyes

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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 fashion brands using this traditional method. In a previous post … more

12 Eco & Ethical Exercise Brands

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Athletic wear 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 it so it can wear out quicker. This is why it’s especially important to look for durable, sustainable, and ethically-made active clothing … 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 fashion brand that uses all natural … more

Cut, Colour, Carat… Clear Conscience? How to Find Ethical Diamonds

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Giving or receiving jewellery is often part of important celebrations and significant milestones like weddings, engagements, birthdays, or anniversaries. Besides being a beautiful gift, these pieces can express love, commitment, and many other meaningful things. Unfortunately though, the reality of jewellery production is anything but joyful – full of corruption, … more

Sustainable & Fair Fashion Lookbook

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(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 the space in my capsule wardrobe. So this spring I … more

Finding my Perfect Bra

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This post was kindly sponsored by Lara Intimates. Bras have been difficult for me – trying to find something that checks my ethical and sustainable criteria, plus looks good, and fits correctly has been a challenge, but then Lara Intimates came along. I discovered Lara in their crowdfunding stage and … more

Fashion Week | Sustainable & Ethical Trade Shows

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Last week I went to Berlin Fashion Week to check out the Ethical Fashion Show and Green Showroom, as well as sustainable brands at the Premium and Seek fairs. I also went to Frankfurt for Innatex, another sustainable trade fair. These shows were for brands to sell their A/W 18/19 … more