Hemp Hemp Hooray

Fashion is a notoriously thirsty industry. According to the 2017 Pulse of the Fashion Industry Report, the global fashion industry consumed 79 billion cubic meters of water in 2015 – enough to fill nearly 32 million Olympic-size swimming pools. This usage is expected to increase 50% by 2030. But, by more carefully considering the choice…

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Ethical Fashion Roundup: My Tradlands Summer Sale Picks

If you’ve spent any time at all on Instagram over the last few days, you’ve likely seen that┬áTradlands is having its summer sale! Since I am a Tradlands ambassador, I thought it would be fun to show you how I’m wearing some of my favorite ethically-made pieces by them, and round up my favorite items…

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Ethical Fashion and the Burlap-Sack-Evaluation

Over the weekend, Matt and I attended the wedding of one of his good friends from college. It was an absolutely beautiful, classic and elegant wedding held at a venue overlooking the Hudson River. I realized too late that it was also black-tie optional. Oops. So, instead of going through Rent the Runway, my typical…

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Outfit: Ethical from head-to-toe

Hi everybody, happy Friday! Just wanted to put together a quick outfit post of what I’m wearing today, because I feel so good in it. I know a lot of you follow me on Instagram so it’s a bit redundant, but I do try to add some additional commentary to my posts here ­čÖé Today…

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A quick guide to sustainable fabrics

So, last minute wedding plans have kept me a bit busier than anticipated – I can’t believe it’s next week! – but I did put together this fun little image for you as an introduction to some popular (and some of my favorite) sustainable fabrics. I tried to cover how the material is made and…

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