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Quantity vs Quality.

When my husband and I were searching wedding rings, we decided to find a New Zealand jeweler to design and create something very personal. We wanted our rings to reflect our love of NZ and our early months together rather than purchasing ready-made. 226 more words

Organic Fashion

#thriftculture

What’s Thrift? 

The word thrift itself means “economical” or “careful use of money” depending on which dictionary you referred to. In the 1950’s, the thrift culture began where consumers start to be aware of how they spend and what they spend on. 894 more words

Thrift Store

Cochinilla

I first learned about the natural dye cochinilla when I visited Oaxaca, Mexico, many many years ago.  Since my mom is a textile artist and lover of all things woven and dyed, of course we visited many places working with natural dyes while traveling together. 194 more words

Guatemala

Sustainable Fashion and ASOS: 'Green Room: The Eco Edit'

Since cutting meat from my diet for ethical reasons, I felt it contradictory to wear leather, make-up tested on animals and clothes made in sweatshops. But the unfortunate truth is I have found it harder to find reasonably priced, good clothes on the UK high street than giving up parma ham. 768 more words

Thoughts

Finn's Western Shirt - One Year Later

So, you know how we’re always banging on about how well made our clothes are? How they’re made tough and built to last? Ready for any action your children can throw their way? 114 more words

Sustainable Fashion

Sustainable Fashion: More Than Just a Hemp Dress

A Toronto based boutique proves that sustainable fashion is far more fashionable than hippie hemp dresses.

There’s no denying that we all play a major role in the upkeep of fast fashion. 484 more words

Fashion

WeWood Watches: eco-friendly timepieces

An unique accessory piece can define a fashion look

and even make a social statement.

Launched in 2010

Italian label,  WeWood  designs watches which… 137 more words

Accessories