How to Transition Your Summer Wardrobe into Fall

How to Transition Your Summer Wardrobe into Fall

Living in a temperate climate, there's hardly an instantaneous change between summer and fall. Rather, summer is slowly ushered out in late September, and fall creeps in the first few weeks of October. Here in Virginia, Fall often means that we can experience up to a 20 degree swing between morning and afternoon temperatures. In [...]

4 Steps to Transition to a Natural Deodorant

4 Steps to Transition to a Natural Deodorant

I'm getting personal on the blog today by talking about....deodorant. Because with it, you're being exposed to harsh chemicals, but without it, ya stink! Given that many major deodorant brands contain harmful chemicals such as aluminum, I decided to switch over to a natural deodorant about 6 months ago. We're exposed to so many toxins [...]

DC’s First Sustainable Fashion Conference

DC’s First Sustainable Fashion Conference

Hi friends! This past weekend I attended DC's first sustainable fashion conference hosted by the D.C. Sustainable Fashion Collective. The eight hour event was packed full of presentations and panels on all things sustainable and ethical fashion. I was pretty much in heaven. It was inspiring to be in a room with the District's biggest [...]

5 Sustainable Denim Brands

5 Sustainable Denim Brands

Jeans can be one of the biggest fashion environmental offenders. The manufacturing process is extremely energy and water intensive. Exhibit A: some jeans are washed multiple times BEFORE they even make it to the store. Imagine that on an industrial scale. Of course jeans are a staple in any American wardrobe. Heck, I have multiple [...]

Patagonia Summer Sale

Patagonia Summer Sale

Hey guys! Patagonia is having an end of season sale with some items up to 50% off. I love Patagonia for various reasons: They're a global and popular company, which means their products are easily accessible. They truly practice what they preach! They preach conservation and respecting nature, and their products are (nearly) all sustainably [...]