Saturday Night Fever

Need some inspo for your Saturday night outfit? Our friend Nicole is serving up a tested and certified club look, and it’ll make you say: I can’t believe it’s not fast fashion! #Vintage#Always #FTW via Instagram

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Today we meet our lovely friend Elena, a photographer extraordinaire and future teacher! She recently got accepted into grad school and is on her way to becoming a role model for future #badbitches at whatever school she teaches at. Teachers are some of the first people we learn to look up to, so it’s important…

Where is Kristen Looking??

Where’s Kristen looking? To the FUTURE! Schools out for summer and we’re excited to get our blog up and runningπŸ’» in addition to our insta/facebook posts, we’re hoping to update y’all weekly with short articles about positive change happening in the fashion industry/world and the successful women who instigate change. Be sure to peep itπŸ‘€…

Cheesin’ because it’s Ethical!

Sometimes it’s tempting (especially for those of us on a LOW budget) to shop the crazy markdowns at stores like #hm , #Forever21 , even #Walmart ! But if you can’t afford any new clothes from ethical brands atm, try your local thrift store, estate sale, or resale apps like @thredup !!! We got this…

The True Cost

“Operating within a system that only measures profit, companies have little incentive to do anything other than to make this quarter better than the last, no matter what damage is caused along the way. As corporations that make up the global fashion industry, major brands, as well as seed and chemical companies are growing today…

Ethical Choker? Is there such a thing?

What makes it ethical: 1. It is 3D printed! The machine it’s made to use the exact amount of yarn necessary to make the choker–no extra yarn to be thrown away! 2. It is Fair Trade! This choker was produced in Brooklyn NY! 3. It’s chic as hell! JUST LOOK AT IT ❀ This is…

Happy Fox Studios: Upcycled Jewelry

Upcycle(v.) – to reuse (discarded objects or material) in such a way as to create a product of a higher quality or value than the original. ♻️♻️♻️ @happyfoxstudiojewelry is the QUEEN of upcycling!! Check out her page– she handmakes awesome jewelry using pre-loved materials, like the earrings Kristen’s wearing as she confronts her inner self….

Tree huggin’

Ever thought about the impact that textile waste (aka- clothes you/factories throw away) has on our environment? via Instagram

Self Love

Can’t wait to show you guys this thrifted mumu-turned-perfect-spring-dress 😍 Β Here’s a question for any fashion lovers out there: How do you practice self-love? It might sound crazy, but I’ve found that not shaving my legs is really therapeutic. The often oppressive modern beauty standards is restricted my way of self love. My hair is…

Noonday Collection: Fairtrade jewelry

Transparency in the fashion industry is so important. Everyone has a right to know who makes your clothes, and those who make your clothes have rights!! This necklace is from , a company that works closely with their jewelry designers and makers, making sure they have safe working conditions and fair pay. Artisans from Ecuador…

#WCW Sarah Ditty

Fashion Revolution was LIVE at the @europeanparliament in Brussels on the topic of β€œRemembering Rana Plaza – how can we create fair and sustainable supply chains in the garment sector?” Head of Policy @sarahditty, asked the government to support regulations that will lead to a cleaner, safer, fairer and more transparent fashion industry. Here’s part…

Fashion Revolution

This week is #fashionrevolution week! In honor and remembrance of the thousands killed and injured in the collapse of a Bangladeshi garment factory, we will be asking companies: #WhoMadeMyClothes? Are they paid and treated fairly? We will also be promoting companies that are transparent and ethical! via Instagram http://ift.tt/2pYrW9J