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How to Make Your Wardrobe Sustainable, Ethical, and Cute – in 5 Steps

How to Make Your Wardrobe Sustainable, Ethical, and Cute – in 5 Steps

I thought it would be a great time to share with you my five-step program for a sustainable and ethical wardrobe overhaul.
  • I Talked to H&M's Sustainability Manager. Here's What He Said

    I Talked to H&M’s Sustainability Manager. Here’s What He Said

    I stepped out of the elevator into a H&M’s NYC headquarters. To my left was a rainbow pile of discarded clothes reaching to the ceiling. I checked my coat, plucked a glass of wine from a tray, and headed into H&M’s showroom, which had been transformed into a low-lit gallery filled with avant garde upcycled garments,...
    Why Can't Online Retailers Say Where Their Clothes Are Made?

    Why Can’t Online Retailers Say Where Their Clothes Are Made?

    Two years ago, the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh collapsed, killing 1,133 people and injuring over 2,500 more. When confronted with images of the destruction and loss of life, we all wanted to know what wecould do to shop more responsibly and stop contributing to the exploitation and even death of marginalized workers in...
    Not Oops: I'm Wearing My Clothes Inside Out Today

    Not Oops: I’m Wearing My Clothes Inside Out Today

    It's the anniversary of the collapse of Rana Plaza in Bangladesh, and also, Fashion Revolution Day. One of the ways you can get involved is to turn your clothes inside out. So here is my inside-out outfit!