Sustainable and toxin-free living

Sustainable and toxin-free living

Sustainable Street Style: Work Hard, Socialize Hard

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  • Apr 19, 2016
In the past couple of weeks, I have found myself in the possession of two shirtdresses, one white and one black. I’ve realized, much too late, that they are the ultimate versatile wardrobe item. Brunch, work, church, dinner date, happy hour, networking events – what fashion question can’t be solved...

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Green City Guide: Frolicking About the Sustainable Joshua Tree for Desert and Denim

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  • Feb 23, 2016
I had just finished interviewing Hall Newbegin of the sustainable wilderness perfumery Juniper Ridge on the phone, when he invited me out to his trade show, Desert and Denim, in Joshua Tree. Now, I’m not so into trade shows. Usually they’re held in large, fluorescent conference centers, vast warehouses filled with booth of unsustainable...
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Sustainable Street Style: Red, Hot, Urgent

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  • Oct 21, 2015
It’s not usual you can see an immediate positive impact of your purchase on a community in crisis. But today, you can. Ways of Change is an ethically-sourced fashion brand that offers fair wages to refugees while helping them sustain and build upon their traditional skills. Where possible, their products...
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Sustainable Street Style: We’re All Grownups Here

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  • Oct 14, 2015
  Year 28 felt like a tipping point for me. I have probably said this before, but when moved from being 27 to 28, I moved from a sense playacting adulthood to feeling like I could start to claim some credibility and stature. I’m in my late-twenties. This blog thing seems...
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Sustainable Street Style: Off the Rails

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  • Jun 16, 2014
This outfit makes me feel like Katharine Hepburn. With the headband insouciantly across my brow and the pants swishing about my ankles, it makes me want to stride around and make clever feminist pronouncements with a raised eyebrow and a glass of gin sweating in my hand. The top is...
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Sustainable Street Style: Sustainable French Girl Style

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  • Mar 13, 2014
  I’ve been feeling l’amour for the French lately. It’s probably because I’m having the best time with my two French roommates, an adorable couple that is staying with me for a few months. Every day, they cook and eat lunch and dinner together, often sharing their cheese, freshly-baked bread,...
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