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Woman Crush Wednesday: Meet Joss from Seek Minimal

May 22, 2019 5 min read

For our fifth #WomanCrushWednesday we’re featuring Joss! Joss is the creative powerhouse behind Seek Minimal, a digital publication for all things sustainable based out of Los Angeles, California. 

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15 Mother Earth Approved Gifts for Every Mom

April 26, 2019 4 min read

Earth Day has taught us that we need to be kinder to the planet, not only on Earth Day but every day.

This extends to everything we do, including the gifts we give each other to commemorate special occasions. So, when putting together our annual Mother's Day Gift Guide, we wanted to put sustainability at the heart of each gift idea.

Give a gift this Mother's Day that the Mom in your life will love, and that will help her tread a bit lighter on the planet.

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5 Ways to Know if an Online Fashion Brand is Ethical

April 24, 2019 4 min read

Ethical fashion, what exactly is it?  Elena from the The Curious Button explains it as, “how the clothing was made, encompassing everything from how the cotton was grown to how the garment workers who made the clothes are treated and paid, their safety (no sweatshops, child labour, worker abuse, or slavery involved.)”

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Woman Crush Wednesday: Meet Charmain from Integrity Designs

April 24, 2019 6 min read

For our fourth #WomanCrushWednesday we’re featuring Charmain Bertram of Integrity Designs, one of our Sewing Studio's located in Roncesvalles in the west end of Toronto. Charmain and her team sew our super-comfortable accessories!

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5 Tips for Longer-Lasting Clothes

April 10, 2019 2 min read

What’s often forgotten is that one of the easiest ways to create a more sustainable closet is to take care of the clothes you already have so that they last longer....

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Woman Crush Wednesday: How Nadine Woods started her Luxury Lingerie Line Mayana Genevière

March 19, 2019 6 min read

For our third #WomanCrushWednesday we’re featuring Nadine Woods of Mayan Genvièrea luxury lingerie line that's designed and made Toronto, Canada.

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Woman Crush Wednesday: How Belinda Love Lee started her branding and letterpress studio

March 12, 2019 6 min read

For our second #WomanCrushWednesday we’re featuring Belinda Love Lee of Belinda Love Lee Paperie, a boutique branding and letterpress studio based out of Toronto, Canada.

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Woman Crush Wednesday: How Christine Sharpe started a Barre Studio

March 06, 2019 4 min read

From artists to entrepreneurs, all are passionate about what they do - we hope that sharing their stories will inspire you to turn your dreams into a reality. First up, we have the Founder & Owner Christine Sharp of CBARRE

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Wear Your Closet Challenge | Lisa Kiss, Ethical Fashion Blogger and Entrepreneur

February 20, 2019 3 min read

Below is the account, from  ethical fashion blogger and entrepreneur Lisa Kiss, on her experience with the Winter 2019 #WearYourCloset Challenge.

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