Posts tagged beginner's guide
Thrifting 101

In June 2018, I committed to quitting fast fashion. Given that most sustainable brands are out of my price range, secondhand shopping (thrift shopping) has been instrumental in allowing me to fill gaps within my closet. Here are some tips that I’ve found helpful in my own personal thrift shopping journey.

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Downside of Donating Clothes

Clothing donation is generally thought of as a good thing but have you ever thought about where those garments actually go and who they impact? Here are a few ways that your donated clothes might not be doing as much good as you think they are and some tips to consider before your next closet clear-out!

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How to Tell If A Clothing Brand is Ethical and Sustainable

Navigating the world of ethical and sustainable fashion can be tricky. There are so many factors to consider when deciding whether a brand fits within your specific set of values and the presence of greenwashing has made it difficult to identify authentic companies. How do you know which brands are truly sustainable and ethical in practice? Keep reading to learn how!

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What Is Sustainable Fashion and Why Does It Matter?

Mainstream fashion (fast fashion) is a huge contributor to climate change, which will increasingly affect our way of life. Now more than ever, there is a need to reduce carbon emissions and halt, or even reverse the impact that we’ve had on the globe. What’s one way to get started? Sustainable fashion.

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