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4 ways to style a sweatshirt

4 ways to style a sweatshirt

I’m one of those people who would buy a comfy sweatshirt, only to let it gather dust in the back of my dresser drawer until I went camping. I’d get another one, then another one, until I had way more sweatshirts than I’d ever need […]

7 ways to style wide leg pants

7 ways to style wide leg pants

I’ve had my eye on wide leg pants for a while. Actually, to be more accurate, I’d been eyeing sailor pants but somehow knew that ultra-wide leg might be a bit too far for me! So on started the quest for ethical, consciously made wide […]

The virtual 10×10 challenge: Featuring BIPOC makers & brands

The virtual 10×10 challenge: Featuring BIPOC makers & brands

You might be thinking – what on earth is the 10×10 challenge? Well, if that’s you: it was a challenge started on instagram to help people love what they have in their wardrobes, instead of going out and buying something new every season. It involves […]

My Winter Wardrobe Reflection

My Winter Wardrobe Reflection

It feels like it’s been a long time since we’ve seen the warm sun – this winter’s been a long one! I was curious to see how it’d play out, since this was my first full winter since starting to downsize my wardrobe and shop […]

Current brand crush: Hailey Gerrits

Current brand crush: Hailey Gerrits

If you’ve been around for a while, you know that I place extreme respect, love, and care on any jewellery that I welcome into my life. I see jewellery as an heirloom, as a piece of your own self that will get handed down to […]

Current Brand Crush: Free Label

Current Brand Crush: Free Label

I first heard of Free Label through Morgan Hamel’s @thegarmentlife, when one of their pieces was included in a virtual “pop-up” – which is essentially a week that highlights a few amazing ethical brands. The pop-ups offer limited discount codes, showcases the pieces on real […]

Building an Ethical Workwear Wardrobe

Building an Ethical Workwear Wardrobe

Finding your personal style can be hard enough, without the extra limitations of a work dress code. If you’ve started shopping ethically, you also know there’s an extra layer of economic complications. When I first started my career, I remember dressing the way I thought I […]

Q&A with Matter Prints

Q&A with Matter Prints

I’ve been a longtime follower (and customer) of Matter Prints. Back when I did market research in the social enterprise industry, I stumbled upon their brand, loved that they worked directly with the experts who handloom garments, and a few days later I purchased a […]

The sustainable denim inventory

The sustainable denim inventory

Over the past year, my denim collection has gone through an overhaul. At first, I was determined to wear the jeans I already owned to the ground. But as I started to shop consciously, I realized that the reason I was having such a hard […]

How to naturally care for your boots

How to naturally care for your boots

You asked, here it is! Okay, we all know the struggle: buy beautiful boots, wear them for a season, live through the awful salt stains, put them in the closet and forget about them – until next fall when you realize they’re too far gone […]