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2017 Gift Guide: Gifts That Give Back

December 7, 2017

There are so many great ethical gift guides already out there, but a few products came across my radar that I wanted to share, so I threw this little list together.  Everything on it is responsibly made and also benefits a worthy organization, so if you're looking for a way to give back or spread a little social justice with your gifting, you might check these out…

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Taking a retail recess

December 4, 2017

This season--especially during my fall 10x10 challenge--I've started realizing that I have a lot of clothes.  An overwhelming amount.  While my focus has been on building a long-term high-quality wardrobe over the past few years, I've been less attentive to practicing restraint.  While I haven't been bringing home "hauls" of fast fashion since I started capsule-ing, the few items I've purchased each season have really added up…

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An ethical French style capsule wardrobe

November 27, 2017

I've been more fascinated by French style than ever lately.  It's inherently a thoughtful, sustainable approach to dressing, because it incorporates a lot of classic, neutral pieces that age well, but French women also seem to be at the forefront of a lot of trends.  Brands like Rouje, Maje, and Sézane are huge there (and all provide the dreamiest inspiration), but information on their manufacturing practices isn't readily available, so I thought it'd be fun to make a capsule inspired…

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