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 other day, some of my friends invited me on a shopping trip to a typical suburban mall. Having recently decided to turn all my fashion purchases into Conscious Fashion purchases, I didn't have high hopes for this trip. In fact, I didn't end up buying anything beyond a couple hair scruchies for overnight wear. … Continue reading Conscious Fashion Swaps | Switch H&M for Zady
I've decided that I'm only going to do Haulternatives from now on when it comes to clothes (and I suppose, in a way, beauty as well). What's a Haulternative? It's an idea that came around this past Fashion Revolution Day, and it encompasses any clothing haul that is eco-friendly, sustainable, pro-fair trade or fair labour. … Continue reading My first Haulternative | Value Village 50% Off Sale!
On Friday, I posted a video of my very last fashion haul that didn't involve Conscious Fashion. It was a Forever 21 haul. But just what is Conscious Fashion? Recently, I've been thinking a lot about where my money goes when I spend it on clothes (and I do love clothes). Having researched Better Beauty … Continue reading Conscious Fashion Swaps | Switch Forever 21 for Missguided
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
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