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The ethical lingerie edit

The ethical lingerie edit

We totally don’t talk about this enough! There are plenty of conversations about wispy linen tunics and clogs, but finding ethical undergarments can be a bit of a black hole until you really spend some time digging. I’ll start by confessing something: I’ve never owned […]

My Spring footwear capsule

My Spring footwear capsule

For a long time, I’ve felt kind of guilty about how many shoes I own. I know I don’t need as many as I do – but it’s the last part of my wardrobe I really have to get to. But as I’m coming up […]

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 […]