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#ShopSmall: Julia Szendrei Jewelry

#ShopSmall: Julia Szendrei Jewelry

Spring is here, and I celebrated it’s arrival (along with seemingly every other photographer and/or blogger in Los Angeles) with a trip to view the wildflower super bloom in Southern California. After a little research I discovered that wildflower watching is serious business — people hike for hours […]

10 Inspiring Brands Fighting Human Trafficking

10 Inspiring Brands Fighting Human Trafficking

January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention month. Human trafficking AKA modern day slavery is a cause very close to my heart, and something I’ve invested a lot of time, money and effort into fighting. When you hear the term “human trafficking” you may immediately […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

YSTR // Redefining Modern Fashion

YSTR // Redefining Modern Fashion

This past weekend I spoke on a sustainable fashion panel at the Los Angeles Green Festival. We (the panelists) were asked to wear our favorite sustainable brands and be prepared to share the ways our chosen brands are making a difference. At first this felt daunting, but YSTR […]