Woke up to this post on LinkedIn this morning which excites me so much, because if WGSN is writing about sustainable fashion, it’s gaining traction! WGSN is a trend prediction service which countless companies rely on due to their reputation. So excited for this fashion collaboration, and our sustainable fashion win ✊🏼
Do you ever forget to take trash out of your car or bag, and it inevitably becomes part of that ecosystem? Give zero waste a try this new year, with these smooth swaps: http://www.goingzerowaste.com/blog/the-ultimate-list-of-zero-waste-swaps.
Visited the Walnut Creek pop-up location of Maker’s Market! This beautiful store is full of local, sustainably made goods, from artisan jewelry to home accessories. This store closes end of January, but they do have a San Jose location! Follow their journey: http://www.makersmarket.us
“Socially conscious goods handcrafted in San Francisco.” Portion of @futuregloryco’s proceeds go to organizations dedicated to rebuilding the lives of women. ・・・ Meet Sumi. Inspired by traditional eastern painting techniques. Individually hand painted and crafted in our Dogpatch studio. http://www.futureglory.co
Found a beautiful, sustainably designed spot to enjoy lunch at today! Behind the scenes, Facebook does A LOT to keep their campuses environmentally responsible. I’m always amazed at how sustainability is woven into the fabric of this company, everywhere I turn. Working at a company that keeps sustainability at the heart of everything they do... Continue Reading →
Absolutely floored by the beauty that stems from local shops! Today, I visited Heath Ceramics and their first ever Make Good Market, featuring 25 local vendors. I’ll blog about some of the vendors which caught my eye (but really, all of them were stunning).
Did you know: @thredup has a section just for sustainable brands! Menu > Shop by Style > Brand Picks > Sustainable Brands! (Thrifting on ThredUp is already an act of sustainability because shopping second-hand prevents clothes from entering landfills and reduces supply demand from retailers). Thrifting sustainable brands such as @amourvert and @patagonia earns you... Continue Reading →
Cork lasts longer than leather, so I got my grandpa this sustainable option to replace his worn down leather wallet. More facts about cork from @friluk_ltd ・・・ Cork leather is a better alternative to animal leather. It is 100% natural, vegan and sustainable. But you may ask, how is cork leather made? ⠀ ⠀ A... Continue Reading →