Four Fashion Blogs Worth A Look
Feb01

Four Fashion Blogs Worth A Look

Sometimes brands create the most beautiful blogs. Whether they are committed to fast fashion or mindful consumption there are a lot of larger labels out there that have the money to pay fabulous writers to bring them excellent content. The following labels aren’t necessarily the most sustainable ones going but they do deliver the most amazing blogs that you can peruse at your leisure. Remember that blogs are added to labels...

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EcoBling: Wearing the Kitchen Sink
Dec16

EcoBling: Wearing the Kitchen Sink

Planet Friendly Jewellery I’ve been lucky enough to know Katie Johnston- founder of EcoBling– for quite some time now and she is a seriously awesome earth warrior. Not only does this woman run her own jewellery label (designing, making, styling, and hitting up international runway shows) she also spends her time traveling to and working with Indigenous communities, and can often be found overseas in Nepal working directly...

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Ocean Zen: Booties, Beaches, and Being a Beautiful Human.
Nov21

Ocean Zen: Booties, Beaches, and Being a Beautiful Human.

Ocean Zen Bikini. A label started by an inspiring woman who I am lucky enough to share a university and geographical local with! The beautiful and passionate Steph Gabriel is a Sunshine Coast based designer (who you might recognise from the recent post about the Nature & Health column) and ocean lover who just-so-happened to study Environmental Science at the same university as me. Her passion for ocean conservation and her love...

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Label Love: Wanderlust Edition 2016
Oct28

Label Love: Wanderlust Edition 2016

Soulful Connections. Last years Wanderlust Label Love wrap up was quite steeped in bendy-stretchy yoga-ness. Surprisingly this years Sunny Coast festival ‘Mindful Markets’ had a bit of a variety of eye catching goodies and the peddlers of such goodies were all so charismatic and kind I just had to share them with you. So from beauty to jewellery and back again the following are a bunch of goodies that I happened to stumble...

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Sustainable Leather Alternative For Stylish Vegans
Oct17

Sustainable Leather Alternative For Stylish Vegans

Looking for durability minus the animal hide? Then this may be of interest to you! LE SURI is an innovative handbag label creating unique handbags made from 100 % cork,. Their products aim to redefining the face of sustainable fashion while proving that contemporary chic, classical elegance and eco-friendliness can go hand-in-hand. LE SURI designs using only the highest quality natural materials – organically grown, locally...

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The Global Trekker With a Desire To Do Good
Oct11

The Global Trekker With a Desire To Do Good

Socks with soul from a man on a social mission. You might remember a little post I did on Preserving Artisan Culture way back on the first of June this year where I featured a label called Tibetan Socks (a brand that got epic amounts of Instagram love). Since then Tibetan Socks founder Adrien Field and I have been pen pals. With all the chit chatting I’ve come to consider Adrien and the Tibetan Sock mission pretty gosh-darn...

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Old Denim New
Sep29

Old Denim New

Are you a blue jean baby? I know that denim is pretty much the one item I couldn’t live without in my daily life. It’s easy to dress up, makes a great casual uniform, and can withstand wear and tear and look all the better for it’s adventures. While you can get a decade or more out of a decent pair of jeans, there is something a bit devastating about laying your ol’ blues to rest when they finally become more...

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Three Consciously Styled Outfits for Lazy Shoppers.
Sep23

Three Consciously Styled Outfits for Lazy Shoppers.

Sometimes all we want in life is to be told what to wear and where to get it. Because quite frankly the majority of us are too busy to be bothered looking. Which is kind of why we are in this unethical and unsustainable fashion pickle in the first place. We consumers often can’t be bothered to ask the tough questions or do hours of research just to buy ourselves a beach bag or a hat that has some kind of ethical or sustainable...

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How to Fool Sock Goblins
Sep11

How to Fool Sock Goblins

Are you tired of sock goblins stealing your socks? Hanging out your laundry on a sunny day can be a pretty zen experience. The sun, the fresh air, the butterflies flying past! Until you get to your socks and it becomes a case of  ‘Oh crap! Why is there only one sock?’ which is usually followed by a little bit of sock rage. Sometimes, no matter how careful you think you are, socks just go missing and the only logical...

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One to watch: Native Color
Sep09

One to watch: Native Color

Native Color in bloom. I got chatting to Ted via Instagram when I spotted the most darling necklaces I had seen in a while. After some email communications I got the low-down on  Native Color. An up-and-coming venture that spawned from Ted and his girlfriend Jordan’s  mission to make affordable clothing and accessories that don’t exploit workers or harm the Earth. The real lynchpin vision for Native Earth is their total...

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