Meet Cambodia’s largest ethical apparel company. An average apparel company may create as much as 40% waste in their production process, piling up bolt ends, scraps, and offcuts into already overcrowded landfills. Zero-waste brand tonlé knows that garment industry waste is actually worth something. Crafted in Cambodia, tonlé CEO and designer, Rachel Taller creates stylish, […]
Introducing Cossac: A British Womenswear Brand Founded and designed by Agata Natalia Kozak, Cossac offers conscious design with sustainability, producing ethical womenswear from t-shirts to statement pieces. I recently heard from Sydney and the Cossac team, who offered to send me a piece from the new “For Your Soul” collection for review. It’s a series […]
Talking two of my favourite designers at Toronto fashion week. IMG Fashion will present more than 35 shows and events for World Mastercard Fashion week Spring/Summer 2015 collections this week. Today, I’m featuring two of my favourites, the ones to watch. Are you attending #WMCFW? Be sure to say hi over social media so we […]
Giving thanks for my new handmade, nontoxic pillow. I was excited when Dihan from Organic Lifestyle offered to send me an organic cotton pillow for review, as a follow-up to my article featuring four ways to go organic with your bedroom decor. I need my beauty sleep, with a minimum of seven hours a night, never […]
I fell in love with the new fragrance from Maiyet when we recently travelled to NYC. It was on my shopping hit list. Exclusive to Barneys New York (and unavailable in Canada), it’s the fourth in a series of designer fragrance collaborations. Maiyet x Barneys New York continues Maiyet’s mission, as a fashion house, to establish […]
Anniversary at an organic winery, plus New York City fun, food and fashion. I admire round-up style blog posts – like A Week in LLG articles by Sasha Wilkins, one of my favourite bloggers since I started following her while living in London – so much so, I’ve decided to join in with a version of my own. […]
Zooshare: a renewable energy project using biogas technology to create energy and fertilizer. Executive Director, Daniel Bida, poses with one of Zooshare’s organic material contributors – a lovely giraffe. Zoo animals are amazing. I remember the first time I went to a zoo and saw big animals ‘up close’, watching them move and eat and […]
Ethical Fashion Show & Greenshowroom Berlin: One year later
Sharing Sasstainable favourites from Berlin Ethical Fashion Show 2013. One year ago, I had the distinct privilege of attending the Berlin Ethical Fashion Show . It was my chance to meet and greet sustainable brands and designers, before we moved from London back to Toronto. I was a few weeks pregnant, so it was a fun […]
Join a global movement today & get cooking with real food. Last year, we were in London for Food Revolution Day 2013 and we had the gastronomical pleasure of eating at Oliver’s restaurant, Fifteen. The road was shut and brimming with people, eating real food at stalls lining the street and cheering on Oliver and […]
Wearing our clothes #insideout for Fashion Revolution Day Today, I’m wearing my shirt #insideout for Fashion Revolution Day. The tag is sticking up. Thousands of people around the world are looking decidedly dishevelled to join a global movement for transparency, turning their clothes inside out in solidarity for a fashion industry that values people, the […]
Handprint: a short film for transparency in fashion
Watch the short film, Handprint commissioned by Eco-Age Livia Firth Who really made your clothes? Transparency in fashion. #insideout With just one day left until we celebrate Fashion Revolution Day 2014 and commemorate the first anniversary of the terrible tragedy at Rana Plaza, I wanted to share a powerful short film. “From Director Mary Nighy […]
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Introducing Cossac: A British Womenswear Brand Founded and designed by Agata Natalia Kozak, Cossac offers conscious design with sustainability, producing ethical womenswear from t-shirts to statement pieces. I recently heard [...]
Hope is beautiful. Ember Arts partners with 28 Ugandan women, survivors of war and poverty, who are now jewellery artisans. They create unique, handmade jewellery from recycled paper and natural materials. I [...]