19Sep
Do You Know Your Waste Size?

Do You Know Your Waste Size?

As a day-to-day consumer, our choices can truly change the world, for better or for worse. When you go shopping you may know your waist size, but do you know your waste size? Everyday decisions impact the size of our textile waste footprint. Every...Read More

18Sep
Ama Ella - Seller Feature

Ama Ella - Seller Feature

AmaElla, one of our newest sellers, is a social enterprise whose mission is to encourage ethical behavior in fashion through sustainable and ethical sourcing. Their garments are made-to-order in a family-run factory that employs local women who are...Read More

17Sep
What Does Circular Economy Mean In Fashion?

What Does Circular Economy Mean In Fashion?

Fashion is full of buzzwords — statement, floral, millennial, see-now-buy-now, sustainable, and most recently, circular (specifically, a circular economy). This usage of 'circular' is akin to “The Circle of Life” in the...Read More

16Sep
What is a Capsule Wardrobe?

What is a Capsule Wardrobe?

What exactly is a Capsule Wardrobe? The term “capsule wardrobe” was first coined by Susie Faux, a boutique owner who lived by a capsule wardrobe, “a collection of a few essential items of clothing that don't go out of fashion,...Read More

15Sep
Kara Weaves - Seller Feature

Kara Weaves - Seller Feature

Impacted by the spotlight being on the Asian textile market for the wrong reasons, Kara Weaves produces high-quality textiles that are made from ancient local fabrics, with the worker being the focus of attention. Read their fantastic story below,...Read More

14Sep
How Mindful Buying Benefits the Consumer

How Mindful Buying Benefits the Consumer

Visit the website of any Fair Trade, eco-friendly, or otherwise sustainability-oriented business, and you can find tons of information about how making ethical purchases helps struggling people and places around the world. It's much less common,...Read More

12Sep
Local Artistry in Puebla, Mexico

Local Artistry in Puebla, Mexico

Puebla, Mexico Puebla, a small city a few hours outside of Mexico City, is known for its art. The entire city is actually a UNESCO World Heritage site, which brings the city more attention from citizens and governments! Heritage sites are able to...Read More

11Sep
Alta Andina - Seller Feature

Alta Andina - Seller Feature

Alta Andina provides beautiful leather accessories made with nature in mind. They support the local communities of the Andes region and love to help out the environment of the local area. Read their fantastic story below, or view their beautiful...Read More

10Sep
The Many Myths about Fair Trade

The Many Myths about Fair Trade

In spite of beginning more than four decades earlier, the Fair Trade movement has really taken off in the 21st century. Over 90% of UK consumers now recognize the Fairtrade International product label, and over 60% of Americans recognize the Fair...Read More

9Sep
Brown Boy - Seller Feature

Brown Boy - Seller Feature

Created out of the Desire for Fair Trade, Brown Boy Clothing practices ethical workmanship for Indian workers. Their high-fashion street design, mixed with their good intentions makes them a fantastic brand to read about! Click here to view their...Read More

8Sep
5 Fast Fashion Habits You Should Slow Down

5 Fast Fashion Habits You Should Slow Down

We all have bad habits we'd like to break and good lifestyle patterns we want to cultivate. Nobody has all the answers, but here are five fast fashion habits we suggest you break, and five recommendations for replacing them:BAD HABIT # 1 –Fast...Read More

7Sep
Green Stitch - Seller Feature

Green Stitch - Seller Feature

Green Stitch is an ethical and sustainable alternative to the terrible practices of the fashion industry while providing beautiful designs that help empower the community. Read more on Green Stitch's story below, or view their sustainable...Read More

6Sep
Agaati- Feature Story

Agaati- Feature Story

Agaati produces original and bold designs inspired by their culture and history. Agaati's collection is made in India by skilled artisans. Shop their collection, and learn more about how they provide meaningful, fair, and sustainable products. What...Read More

6Sep
What is Social Entrepreneurship?

What is Social Entrepreneurship?

Entrepreneurial innovation is one of the most powerful forces shaping the modern world. The results are all around us. From smartphones to social media to streaming services, the creations of entrepreneurs have had a profound impact on our daily...Read More

4Sep
Green is the New Black

Green is the New Black

GOING GREEN CAN DO GOOD Turning green isn't always sickening! The fashion industry is getting greener every day, and that's a great thing. The industry is currently at the forefront of considering and combating climate change. This green turn...Read More