This post may be an eye-opener for most of us shopaholics. The first step to a sustainable closet is wearing what you already have. I know, that’s bold and unheard of but that means your shopping habits need to cool down for a little. For me, slowing down on my shopping habits has been a hard but necessary task. Before I give some tips on how you can shop your own closet, let’s break down my outfit. Every time I am wearing is before I started researching and investing in sustainable clothes. Although these items are not sustainable, they have been in my closet for a long time and I plan…
The best day of the year has come and left like a tumbleweed through my heart. Lark Fest, a street festival in New York, is a day where Siena alumni from all over crawl out from underneath the floorboards and come for a day filled with street vendors, live music, and prancing to each and every bar. Not only is it one of the best college reunion weekends, but it's also a day full of cute outfits and blissful college memories. Find out what to wear to your local street festival.
When it comes to finding ethical companies it can be a little overwhelming. To make it easier, there are 7 ethical companies to shop at this fall season.
There are so many things that you have to consider on what makes a clothing garment sustainable. I've narrowed it down to focusing it on three key aspects: how the garment affects the social, economic, and environmental world. But by trying to make a sustainable closet, I’ve made countless mistakes. Here are the four things I’m trying to get better at. After all, we all make mistakes… right?
Growing up, a strong female role model wasn't something I lacked. My parents taught me how to work hard and help others along the way. Check out how you can help empower women in fashion.
Hemp can be used for a variety of different things like beauty products, rope, furniture, paper, and even clothes. But is hemp clothing sustainable to the environment? Read on to find out more.
When companies look good and give back to their communities, they need to be praised loudly for.
What are the ways you can shop more sustainable if you aren’t thrifting? What if you live in a remote area where there aren’t many sustainable stores around? Check out 4 ways you can shop more sustainably next time you're at Marshalls or Nordstrom.
Since then the Rana Plaza factory collapse, people from all over the world have been using their voices to tell brands that things must change... and it is working. The industry is starting to change. With that said, Fashion Revolution Week is April 23-29th and the idea is it that people ask more questions and learn about sustainable fashion.
You may not be thinking of the hot weather just yet but it's coming for us. Check out why you need a few linen items before the heatwave comes our way.