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

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

Conscious Fashion Swaps | Switch H&M for Zady

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