23 Sustainable Swimwear Brands For Your Best Summer ’21

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With spring well underway in my neck of the woods, I’m already day dreaming about the sunnier and warmer summer days ahead. For me, the summer season is inextricably linked to pool time… which means investing in sustainable swimwear! Why Purchase Sustainable Swimwear Unlike other types of garments, there are very few fabric options for …

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23 of the Best Sustainable Sneaker Brands to Know in 2021

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While sustainable clothing is making strides to improve the environmental impact of the fashion industry, a lot of progress still needs to be made with the shoe industry. Did you know that less than 5% of shoes are being recycled? This is why selecting shoes made from sustainable materials as well as recycling your sneakers …

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The Ultimate Guide to Shopping for Sustainable Petite Size Fashion

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I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: we need more size inclusivity in the sustainable fashion space. While more and more brands are offering sustainable clothing options, not enough (currently) are catered to those who fall outside of ‘normal’ clothing sizes, namely plus size and petite. Although it is great that there has …

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How to Build a Capsule Wardrobe In 3 Easy Steps

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What is a Capsule Wardrobe? A capsule wardrobe is a small collection of clothes, that changes typically seasonally, which can be thought of as a mini collection of your wardrobe. The main goal, if you’re using a seasonal capsule wardrobe (which is the easiest to start with), is to wear only the pieces included in …

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13 Chic and Sustainable Boots for Fall and Winter

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Sustainable fashion and a sustainable lifestyle in general, can sometimes feel like a looong road trip that doesn’t really end.  It’s easy to get caught up in feeling like you’ll never be able to buy sustainable products to live ‘truly’ sustainably and that whatever you already own isn’t good enough.  It’s this consumer-driven attitude that …

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Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Vegan Leather

everything you've ever wanted to know about vegan leather

While there are a lot of things that are controversial in the sustainability space, nothing, it appears, sparks quite as much controversy as vegan leather, or any type of leather in general.  As you’ll see from this post, there are pros and cons to both options and unfortunately, there’s not really a clear-cut sustainable option.  I …

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25 Awesome Ethical and Sustainable Underwear Brands

25 Awesome Ethical and Sustainable Underwear Brands

With the new year’s arrival and the horror show that was 2020 firmly behind us (here’s to hoping it gets better 🤞), I’ve been a little introspective lately and two questions have been on my mind: What do I want to be known for?  Why am I pursuing a sustainable lifestyle? While my answers to both …

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23 Amazing Size Inclusive Sustainable Brands

23 amazing size inclusive sustainable brands

For my 9th birthday my mom surprised my best friend and I with tickets to the Jonas Brothers’ 2009 Lines, Vines and Trying Times world tour concert.  Like many other tween girls my age, I was a MASSIVE Jonas Brothers fan (I was convinced I would marry Nick one day). It was my most memorable …

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25 Of the Best Eco-Friendly Stores in Toronto

25 of the best eco-friendly stores in Toronto

Like I’m sure with most people this year, I have slipped up on my routines, particularly my morning routine.  What was once a textbook definition of a ‘perfect’ morning routine has now turned into me sleeping in until the last possible minute, jumping out of bed, guzzling down coffee in a panic-induced haze and stumbling into …

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