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Sustainable Cocktail Dresses and Perfect-for-Work Separates

Sustainable Cocktail Dresses and Perfect-for-Work Separates

I'm co-hosting a happy hour with AGAATI on Monday, August 21st at Doing/Living at 218 West 57th Street, in Manhattan, 6-8 pm. You can come try on AGAATI cocktails dresses and separates, get measured by Saloni herself, and pre-order a bespoke piece from the Fall/Winter '17 collection, plus get up to 50% off Spring/Summer '17 pieces!...
  • Monsoon Season in Kerala, India

    Monsoon Season in Kerala, India

    I shook out my umbrella, dropped it on the floor, and plopped myself down at a table. The rain drummed on the tin roof with force, as if it were trying to tell me something and I wasn’t listening. I had the entire cafe to myself, save for the few employees sitting together in the back....
    Everything You 'Know' About Indian Design Is Wrong, and Indelust Proves It

    Everything You ‘Know’ About Indian Design Is Wrong, and Indelust Proves It

    I first met Sana Rezwan Sait when she held a trunk show for her ethical online store Indelust in her posh Chelsea apartment near the High Line. Before the party, I only had a partial idea of the quality of items featured in the Indian-focused shop. But under the soft glow of lights from the...
    Made in(spired by) India? Anthropologie's Cultural Sleight of Hand

    Made in(spired by) India? Anthropologie’s Cultural Sleight of Hand

    This post is by Catherine of Walking With Cake, a blog about family, home, fair fashion, and everything in between. When Anthropologie’s latest catalog arrived in the mail, I spent a time perusing it Friday night. I’ve written about this brand in the past and even dissected their site to find ethical clothing options, which is...
    Ikat: Get the Real Thing With MATTER's Artisan Made Pants

    Ikat: Get the Real Thing With MATTER’s Artisan Made Pants

    Sponsored Ikat has become the trend to wear over the past few years. No wonder, it’s a gorgeous pattern that lends itself to so may beautiful applications, from purses to pillows to pants. It always makes me a little peeved, however, when I see an “ikat print” printed on conventional fashion. This is especially on...
    Sustainable Street Style: Winter Whites and Winter Textures

    Sustainable Street Style: Winter Whites and Winter Textures

    I was digging through my pants drawer the other day and found these nice white jeans by rag & bone. Usually I would wear them just in the summer, but I’m a big proponent of using as much as your wardrobe as much as possible. And winter whites can be so refreshing! rag & bone...
    Want, Love, Need: Things I Found This Month That You'll Love Too

    Want, Love, Need: Things I Found This Month That You’ll Love Too

    In my internet travels each month, I come across a delightful array of cool, sustainable, Fair Trade, charitable stuff. I can’t give them all their space they deserve, so I round them up in one post for you to peruse at your leisure. You’ll be seeing these brands and boutiques again on EcoCult, I assure...