Can a $5 T-shirt be Ethical?

It’s what we buy when our previous one wears out, maybe it was two for one at H&M or maybe it even came free in the back of a magazine. At the end of the day, there’s not much to think about when a t-shirt costs the same as a morning coffee. That’s so cheap. […]

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Why a 5 Sentence Blurb About Your Brand’s Sustainability Just Doesn’t Cut It

Transparency is the new black, and Aussie fashion needs to keep up. Next time you’re on your favourite brand’s website, have a quick look for some sort of information about where and how their products are made. It’s an interesting and slightly addictive process – observing how much information a company is willing to share with you, […]

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7 Sustainable Fashion Icons

I have recently teamed up with the amazing founders from Global & Smart, a platform that promotes finding the good in the products we  love. Through creative storytelling, Global & Smart (along with their platform Stori) are creating change and affecting lives of artisans around the world for the better. Here’s my latest post for Stori.   Some […]

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When Your Wardrobe Gets Robbed… Make it More Ethical

I have recently connected with the team from Global & Smart, a platform that promotes finding the good in the products we  love. Through creative storytelling, Global & Smart (along with their platform Stori) are creating change and affecting lives of artisans around the world for the better. Here’s Stori CEO Elisha London’s latest blog post.   […]

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Top 5 Organic and Eco Friendly Beauty Brands

1. Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Obsessive Compulsive products use natural ingredients like lanolin and beeswax, not only to uphold cruelty free standards, but because they believe ethical cosmetics are just as easy to produce as any products on the market. OCC is 100% Vegan and Cruelty-Free, as internationally certified by PETA.             […]

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Woven By Hand, By Women, With Love

40 million-plus people live in Kenya, predominantly working as farmers or pastoralists in rural communities, and almost half of them live on less than a dollar a day. But, Far & Wide Collective is changing this dynamic a bit as they fairly employ Kenyan women to bring life and soul to their communities through basket-weaving. […]

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One City’s Trash, Many A Woman’s Treasure

Imagine having one piece to pull your outfit together. This is it. The Plate Collar is hammered to create a more dimensional yet delicate texture. Inspired by smooth curves and strong lines from prominent architectural designs, this piece accentuates your collarbone and highlights your jawline. It even makes a T-shirt look like you’re doing exciting stuff. […]

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From Peru, with Love (Part 2)

A bangle with a twist. The Tie the Knot bangle is sleek and elegant, with four figure-eight knots. Part of Cred’s first fully Peruvian collection made from Fairtrade silver mined in Lima, the simplicity of the knot is a little Celtic, a dab nautical, and a whole lotta timeless. However you choose to wear it, […]

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From Peru, with Love (Part 1)

  Delicate and meaningful. The Love Knot ring has us pause for a second. Based on the Celtic trinity knot, its meaning encompasses everything from love, to the connection of body, mind, spirit, to oneness with the universe. Made from Fairtrade certified silver mined in Lima, and part of Cred’s first Peruvian collection, the Love […]

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TOP 10: Sustainable Fabrics

​​When I throw on my jeans in the morning I’m not usually thinking of how many gallons of water it took for them to be lying on my floor. In case you’re wondering, it’s a lot. A traditional cotton t-shirt requires 257 gallons of water to produce and your average pair of jeans uses 920 […]

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