Eco Fashion Week 2016 | Conscious Fashion

Eco Fashion Week is here!! Last year, I argued that Vancouver's Eco Fashion Week, which occurs every April and is in its 10th year, is the most important fashion week globally. And I believe that that fact still rings true. It may not get enough press as New York, London, Paris or Milan, but those more prominent events … Continue reading Eco Fashion Week 2016 | Conscious Fashion

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Conscious Fashion Swaps: Switch Paris Fashion Week for Eco Fashion Week

Photos by Aveda at left and Jason Hargrove at right, CC 2.0 Welcome to the final few days of fashion month's finale, Paris Fashion Week! And as exciting as it can be, between taking place and the City of Light and the latest models and Cirque du Soleil mashup happening at Chanel, there's not much … Continue reading Conscious Fashion Swaps: Switch Paris Fashion Week for Eco Fashion Week

The Haulternative | Fashion Revolution Week

During Fashion Revolution Day last year, I found out about something new called a Haulternative. And my discovery of this new movement couldn't have come at a better time. I don't know about you, but although I love watching haul videos on YouTube, every so often I feel as though I have haul fatigue. How … Continue reading The Haulternative | Fashion Revolution Week

Fashion Revolution Week 2016 | Conscious Fashion

Tomorrow marks the beginning of Fashion Revolution Week, which was called Fashion Revolution Day in 2015. And so today, I wanted to write about an issue that is very different from the ecological cost of the garment industry, but is at the same time is intrinsically related. That is, the human cost. Fashion Revolution Day … Continue reading Fashion Revolution Week 2016 | Conscious Fashion

Get Your Eco On: Fast Fashion, Conscious Collections and Eco-Friendly Fashion Resources

This week Eco Fashion Week Edition 09 takes place in Vancouver. And so I've been exploring Eco Fashion online resources all week. So far, I've focused on resources that keep clothing and textiles from becoming part of a landfill. Vintage, resale, repurposing and upcycling are all excellent ways to be conscious with one's fashion choices. … Continue reading Get Your Eco On: Fast Fashion, Conscious Collections and Eco-Friendly Fashion Resources

Get Your Eco On | Ecochic Resources for Every Budget

As Eco Fashion Week continues and Fashion Revolution Week approaches, I thought I'd highlight all the fashion ways to be conscious about your fashion. This is an update of a 2015 post, with new links to all of my favourite online fashion resources!! ThredUp One of the best ways to go Eco with your fashion … Continue reading Get Your Eco On | Ecochic Resources for Every Budget

Eco Fashion Week

Last night kicked off what is probably the most important fashion week in all of our fashion calendars. Even more important than Paris Couture. Or at least, it should be. Eco Fashion Week happens in Vancouver twice a year, and is a relatively small affair when compared to New York, London, Paris, Milan, as well … Continue reading Eco Fashion Week