Top Picks: Consciously made ASOS dresses

We love this sophisticated and sexy dress by the Love clothing brand. Isn’t this dress something else? We love the V-neckline and woven fabric. Showstopping! This adorable and checkered fit-and-flare dress is by one of our favourite brands – fair trade fashion pioneers People Tree! Straight off the set of That 70’s Show! Only kidding!…

Company Spotlight: Symbology

Symbology partners up with artisans, employing women from India and the West Bank, each of whom bring beautiful cultural artforms to Symbology’s collections.Β Symbology’s aim is not only to make beautiful clothing, but also to preserve traditional art forms in each garment like for instance Indian block printing, Palestinian weaving or Native American embroidery. In sum,…

Designer Showcase: Manos Zapotecas

Drumroll! And the winner for best tote for travelling, heading to the gym or even for work is the Manos ZapotosΒ Crystal duffel bag. Did we mention it’s perfect for a weekend getaway (hint, hint, nudge, nudge)? We love its burnt orange shades and aztec vibes, but what we love even more is that these bags…

Company Showcase: Boden UK

What a pleasant surprise to stumble upon Boden UK’s website. Founded in 1991, Boden initially started out as a strictly menswear company. A year later, they started making women’s clothing, and we couldn’t be more thankful! Boden is part of the Ethical Traditing Initiative, which showcases their dedication to ethical trade and a strong sense…

Brand Spotlight: Beaumont Organic

Beaumont Organic specializes in luxury casual pieces typically made from 100% organic cotton (with GOTS certification). These are often oversized and are in our humble opinion, are among the best quality garments. They also get brownie points for the and wonderful soft feel of their items. Here’s a look at our top picks! πŸ™‚ Boyfriend-style…

Designer Spotlight: ASOS Africa

ASOS Africa is the bomb diggity! They are all about fluid satins with hand-painted florals, traditional kanga and kitenge tile prints. A polite and nostalgic nod to the 60s. ASOS Africa partners with SOKO Kenya, an eco manufacturer in rural Kenya, where the mission is to create local employment opportunities and develop manufacturing skills. Here…

What Every Good Fashionista Needs to Know

Want your fashion to be ethical and responsible without compromising your personal style? We feel you. That’s what we’re all about too πŸ™‚ . Responsibility lies in the hands of the consumers, so let’s get on that. Although purchasing clothing is inherently not a sustainable act, trying to reduce the frequency at which we buy…