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Reformation Year End Sale Picks

Reformation Year End Sale Picks

Reformation is one of the few conscious brands that has made it into the celebrity zeitgeist. In fact if you google “Reformation celebrity” you can find entire slideshows devoted to celebrities wearing their trendy dresses. Most customers are initially drawn to them because they want to […]

Junim Los Angeles: EcoGlam Dresses for NYE

Junim Los Angeles: EcoGlam Dresses for NYE

New Year’s Eve is right around the corner and if you’re anything like me, you waited until this week to get your dress. This is easier said than done if you’ve made a commitment to conscious consumerism. Glitz, glamour and sustainable fashion don’t exactly go […]

VEERAH: Do Good and Look Incredible

VEERAH: Do Good and Look Incredible

Stilettos are the poster child for the age-old adage, “beauty is pain”. Many years ago I worked at a job that required that I stand in heels for 6 hours at a time, so I thought it would be worth the investment to save up […]

Citizen & Darling: Developing an Ethical Brand through Faith and Friendship

Citizen & Darling: Developing an Ethical Brand through Faith and Friendship

Citizen & Darling is a Southern California-based clothing line founded by two friends who teamed up to use fashion to combat human trafficking. Those who know me will immediately understand why I was initially drawn to them (see The Tote Project) but going beyond the commonality […]

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Men’s Edition

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Men’s Edition

Historically, the men in my life have been the hardest to buy gifts for. Add in the ethical element, and at times I’ve been at a complete loss. Thankfully in the past year alone I’ve seen some great menswear companies spring up to fill that gap […]

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Little One Edition

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Little One Edition

In my friend circle, 2016 has been the year of getting pregnant and having your first baby. That being said, between my rapidly expanding Christmas list and baby shower invites, I’ve had the pleasure of shopping for a group that’s new to me: the little ones.  Along […]

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Ladies Edition

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Ladies Edition

I used to be a big Black Friday shopper. I would either stay up late the night of Thanksgiving, or get up at the crack of dawn the next morning to go fight the crowds over bargain Saturday Night Live DVDs and half price designer jeans. This […]

Purpose Jewelry: Driving Out Darkness

Purpose Jewelry: Driving Out Darkness

There has always been hatred, fear and pain in our world and there always will be. As a society, and as individuals, we are measured by our response. Do we allow ourselves to become paralyzed by despair, or do we let suffering produce perseverance; perseverance, character; […]

YSTR // Part Deux

YSTR // Part Deux

For most, fall fashion consists of cozy sweaters, circle scarves and riding boots. For us Angelenos still fighting the 90 degree heat, bodysuits and breezy capris are just what the weatherman ordered. Whether I’m attending my friend’s art opening, or Sunday brunching (what else do people […]

Mae-Noel // Encouragement, Motherhood and Eco Fashion

Mae-Noel // Encouragement, Motherhood and Eco Fashion

Up-and-coming eco fashion label Mae-Noel was born out of encouragement. Regardless of what you hear in this current political zeitgeist in America, words do matter, and designer Joanna Weadon is a testament to their power. I connected with Joanna to learn more about her story — […]