Sustainable Wears: 12 High Quality, Slow Fashion Brands

I want my closet to be an externalization of my internal beliefs. If you don’t believe in child labour and poor working conditions, if you fight for social justice in your country, how can you justify wearing a brand that exploits people in other countries? If you use a metal straw and are a diligentContinue reading “Sustainable Wears: 12 High Quality, Slow Fashion Brands”

Tiny Closet: only buying from sustainable brands

  Several weeks ago I wrote this post, highlighting my favorite slow fashion brands.  I’ve shopped at many of these brands for years, particularly Everlane, but only lately have I made sustainable brands my only clothing option. Up until now, I’ve still occasionally purchased and worn secondhand products from other brands, justifying it with theContinue reading “Tiny Closet: only buying from sustainable brands”

Tiny Closet: wintry outerwear

  I have never owned a big, down parka. Developing a minimalist wardrobe means being cautious with what comes into my closet and how it can be used and stored. A big, bulky parka only used for two to three months of the year hasn’t made the cut yet, but after spending December 2018 toContinue reading “Tiny Closet: wintry outerwear”

Sustainable Wears: EVERLANE

Timeless, high quality, modern pieces that last through trends and tons of wear. Founded on the principles of quality, ethics, and transparency Everlane is showing that in the world of “fast fashion” investing in your wardrobe can be the right move.   At Everlane, we want the right choice to be as easy as puttingContinue reading “Sustainable Wears: EVERLANE”

My Take On Trends That Go Out of Style

Trends change faster than the weather, but we don’t all have the bank accounts to survive a revolving door wardrobe. And why should we want to? I love diving into Vogue and streaming the #NYFW runway shows, but what I’ve found is that while trends change, style never goes of season. Finding the style thatContinue reading “My Take On Trends That Go Out of Style”