Okay, so you have heard about this new Ethical fashion craze and boy is it everywhere. Whether you have seen 100s of Instagram posts about artisan made jewelry or you have been reading about how fast fashion is bad for both humans and the environment, you are ready to take the plunge and put your money where your mouth (and heart) is in this movement.
When it comes time for me to get a new bag for the season (or if I spilled make up candy in yet another purse) it seems like more and more I am drawn to leather bags. Of course I still choose a beautiful fabric bag from time to time, but my daily go to has always been a sleek leather crossbody or tote. Continue reading “4 Ways to Spot an Eco Friendly leather Bag”
If you have taken my gut check survey to test your Ethical Shopper knowledge but found the language confusing, don’t fret. Continue reading “6 Words You Must Learn to be an Ethical Shopper”
Spring is one of my favorite seasons: So much change and renewal providing an optimistic look at the rest of the year. As a production manger or buyer for the western market, Spring also means preparing to visit vendors across the world to check in on relationships, evaluate production, and, for the fair traders, learn and gather impact stories. This is true for myself as I plan to visit South Asia.
Before starting any journey it is always good know where you are actually starting. Continue reading “16 Question Gut Check: Am I an Ethical Shopper?”
Before starting any journey it is always good know where you are actually starting. Continue reading “17 Question Gut Check: Am I an Ethical Shopper?”
I am currently sitting outside of my hotel room at the entrancing Jasvilas hotel in Jaipur, getting ready for another day of meeting men and women who are are changing the world in a big way.