Live the Give: The Tee Company Working to End Poverty Through Education This post was sponsored by Live the Give and I received 1 item for review. But, as always, all views are genuinely mine and products are genuinely loved. The importance of education has been quite literally proclaimed throughout history: “The direction in which education start, […]
On July 19th, 2017, I read an article called, “Will the Apparel Industry Actually be Able to Improve Water Sustainability?” This was written by Genevieve Scarano. This article was about clothing consuming a lot of water and its waste not being recycled. The industry could minimize its carbon footprint and foster more eco-friendly water use […]
Shop, purge, repeat. My relationship with fashion was toxic. Every other week I’d buy a dress, a sweater, a new necklace. Twenty bucks here and there added up to hundreds of dollars per month, and as a grad student I was always wondering how to pay off my credit card and get out of debt.
In recent times, the price of clothing has actually gone down due to the rise of fast fashion. However, what comes as a cost of this, is the lower quality of materials used to make clothing that is sold in fast-fashion outlets; they are made to be on-trend and stylish for a short period of […]
Since I started buying only ethical fashion, I’ve been accumulating ethical clothing here and there and incorporating it into my outfits with the pieces I already owned, replacing fast fashion items with ethically-made ones as needed. The result of which has been outfits made from a mix of old and new and new-to-me pieces, and […]