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 ✊🏼
Statistics found on Pinterest to help fuel your journey to less plastic consumption! 1 trillion bags are made annually and yet plastic made from its inception is STILL circulating or sitting in landfills. Pleeeease bring cloth bags with you - grocery shopping, restaurants, your friend’s house.
San Franciscans! Set your Christmas tree out (1/2-1/12) by your recycle bin for easy disposal! The City of SF combats illegal tree dumping and promotes sustainability by chipping trees and using the remnants as mulch for city parks. Last year, San Francisco recycled 498 tons of Christmas trees – the equivalent of two Boeing 787... Continue Reading →
Avoid the landfill by upcycling your denim! This wonderful program turns denim into housing insulation. I’ve donated a few pairs in person at Madewell stores, but you can mail yours directly to the organization! For more info, visit: bluejeansgogreen.org
One of the most valuable things I learned at work this year is how to compost properly. Let’s learn together and make this a New Year’s resolution, please. Here’s a hideous diagram from The City of Fremont’s website, that makes it easy. Free hideous reminder stickers are apparently available as well. Persuasive but: California lost... Continue Reading →
Today, $165 million was donated to The Nature Conservancy by a tech billionaire couple. This generous donation is saving 24,000 acres of California coastline! “We want to inspire more people to give major contributions toward conservation, that’s the only reason we’ve chosen to share our involvement. We want to set an example. Conservation isn’t just... Continue Reading →
Got this cute tote from @typoshop which donates money to schools in Uganda. The purchase of this tote specifically buys textbooks for the kids. I ❤️ corporate social responsibility!
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 →