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May 30×30: At-Home Edition

May 30×30: At-Home Edition

May was approaching and I didn’t even know it. I had no clue that I’d been in quarantine for a month. It felt like two weeks. The beginning of another month wasn’t slated to be anything special—but instead, a continuation of my quiet sanctuary-building in […]

A loungewear capsule, styled with Kotn

A loungewear capsule, styled with Kotn

Kotn’s ethically-made essentials have been a staple in my wardrobe for years now. And while they’ve always served as comfortable elements to my work-appropriate ensembles, the COVID-19 quarantine has given me a golden opportunity to explore the power of Kotn in a cozy environment. My […]

Ethical Interviews // Jessica Matthew of Power of My People

Ethical Interviews // Jessica Matthew of Power of My People

Power of My People is a British Columbia, Canada-based brand specializing in the ethical design and production of quality button-ups. I’m so proud to have been working with Jessica for the past year in sharing her brand and beautiful garments with you. Q: Talk to […]

Comparing Cardigans: L’Envers & Tradlands

Comparing Cardigans: L’Envers & Tradlands

I have quite a few cardigans. Is it that they’re the classier version of a hoodie? That their Mr. Rogers silhouette reminds me of my grandparents? That they can be worn frontwards, backwards, and even tucked in? No matter which way I look at a […]

Honest Review: Swedish Stockings v.s. Sheertex

Honest Review: Swedish Stockings v.s. Sheertex

I’ve had so many questions about which ethical tights to choose. For a long time, European brand Swedish Stockings was the only true option for ethically made, environmentally conscious tights. Then came Sheertex, a Canadian brand whose platform was that their tights are unbreakable. Now, […]

10 easy ways to wear a midi skirt

10 easy ways to wear a midi skirt

I’ve been searching for the perfect midi skirt for years. You know, that one that’s the perfect size, the right length, has some flow without being too heavy or overpowering, can be layered with sweaters or dressed down with a band tee and sneakers in […]

A clumsy woman’s guide to caring for suede shoes

A clumsy woman’s guide to caring for suede shoes

I was walking on sunshine, in love with my new shoes, feeling like I was on top of the world, wearing them in the house, out of the house, cooking, when—uh-oh. Don’t ask me how, but I got a drop of olive oil smack-dab on […]

The generational history of knits

The generational history of knits

Ever since I was a little girl, I remember my mom wearing this beautifully knit fisherman’s sweater with natural horn buttons. She would bring it out when we ate late summer meals outside, and wrap herself up in the crisp air. I admired it for […]

A week of thrifted outfits

A week of thrifted outfits

Ethical fashion is not all that accessible. I know it, you know it. Buying a shirt for $100 is outside of the realm of possibility a lot of the time. And while I do save up for some cherished items from ethical brands, my first […]

My Fall ’19 Closet Mood Board

My Fall ’19 Closet Mood Board

The air is starting to feel crisp, my windows are open and I saw the first tree with turning leaves this past weekend. It’s a sure-fire sign that fall is not just ahead, but here, and that means it’s time to take stock of the […]