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An Easy Trick to Find Affordable, Cheap, Fair, and Sustainable Clothing

An Easy Trick to Find Affordable, Cheap, Fair, and Sustainable Clothing

I’m often told by my readers that despite their good intentions, they just can’t afford ethical, sustainable fashion. They’re on a student’s budget, or they’re just struggling to pay for basic necessities, and throwing an extra $50 to $100 toward a piece of clothing because of an abstract notion of sustainability or ethical manufacturing is...
  • What to Pack for a Week in France: The Capsule Wardrobe

    What to Pack for a Week in France: The Capsule Wardrobe

      This might have been the first trip in which I arrived home, pulled everything out of my suitcase, and smiled. I had packed just right. (Well, save for one extra item. I’ll tell you what it is.) I had achieved a French Capsule Wardrobe. The back story: the French heritage brand Saint James invited me...
    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...