Design Forward 2016 | Fashion Takes Action

On June 16th, I attended my first conscious fashion show, Design Forward 2016. Organized by Fashion Takes Action, the show was an exercise in proving that sustainable and conscious designers create garments that are beautiful as well as ethical. Fashion Takes Action is a non-profit organization run by volunteers, and the show they curated and presented was … Continue reading Design Forward 2016 | Fashion Takes Action

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Dancing OOTD | Menswear Twist | Conscious Fashion

Hey, kids! I'm back with a spring OOTD! Today, I decided to wear this vintage, oversized (possibly men's) blazer with cropped pants & a tee. Light pumps keep it bright for summer (even when the temperature drops as it has been doing here) and those crazy square sunnies give it attitude. Here's what I am … Continue reading Dancing OOTD | Menswear Twist | Conscious Fashion

Dancing OOTD | Summer Downpour | Conscious Fashion

Hey, kids! I'm back with a spring OOTD! Today, I decided to wear Some brights with an apricot trench. Although the spring was super dry, summer so far has consisted of a series of downpours! Here's what I am wearing that is conscious fashion: Thrifted J.Crew shell Thrifted Flats Necklace from Kind Exchange Anything I … Continue reading Dancing OOTD | Summer Downpour | Conscious Fashion

Dancing OOTD | Rainy Day Brights | Conscious Fashion

Hey, kids! I'm back with a spring OOTD! Today, I decided to wear Some brights with my favorite trench. It's been hot here, but threatening rain. And can you believe it? June is supposed to bring proper spring temperatures. Go home weather, you're drunk. Here's what I am wearing that is conscious fashion: Vintage Purse … Continue reading Dancing OOTD | Rainy Day Brights | Conscious Fashion

Dancing OOTD | Rebel Yell | Conscious Spring Fashion

 Hey, kids! I'm back with a spring OOTD! Everybody seems to love these videos, and I love filming them, they are some of the easiest to film and put together for you. So here they come! Today, I decided to wear an outfit that is just so me and yet so different from what I … Continue reading Dancing OOTD | Rebel Yell | Conscious Spring Fashion

Dancing OOTD | Office Fan Girl | Conscious Spring Fashion

 Hey, kids! I'm finally back with an OOTD. I was thinking of releasing a spring lookbook megacut, but I was feeling uninspired by it. I like these weekly ones better -- so here I am again! Today, I decided to wear an outfit that would work for a professional environment, with a touch of personality. … Continue reading Dancing OOTD | Office Fan Girl | Conscious Spring Fashion

Fashion Revolution Week 2016 | Conscious Fashion Haulternative

Hey, kids! Today marks the third anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster, one of the biggest industrial disaster ever to happen in the fashion industry. And so, every year on April 24, the group Fashion Revolution urges us to ask big fast fashion who made our clothes? It's a difficult topic to talk about. Here's … Continue reading Fashion Revolution Week 2016 | Conscious Fashion Haulternative

The Truth About…the H&M Conscious Exclusive Collection

It's coming...tomorrow is the release date of the H&M Conscious Exclusive Collection. But should we, as conscious fashionistas, be excited about this collection that heralds the fast fashion giant's notice of its ecological harm, or should we be wary of it as just another example of greenwashing? You know I just have to find out! The … Continue reading The Truth About…the H&M Conscious Exclusive Collection

Mondor FW2016 Runway Show & Review

Hey, kids! During Toronto Fashion Week, I had the privilege of attending Mondor's runway show. And today I'm coming at you with my thoughts on the brand and the show: Mondor is a leg wear brand that's been around since 1955. Headquartered in Montreal, they've long produced leg wear for athletes and dancers performing and … Continue reading Mondor FW2016 Runway Show & Review

Casually Chic | Ethical OOTD

Hey, kids! Today I decided to wear something kind of inspired by the recent J.Crew FW2016 Presentation in NYC. Did you check it out? The great thing about J.Crew is that it's so eclectic and yet timelessly chic that you can easily capture its style with thrifted, vintage and other ethically derived pieces! Here's what … Continue reading Casually Chic | Ethical OOTD