The True Cost

TheΒ True Cost documentary, directed by Andrew Morgan,Β is a story about clothing. The clothes we wear and the workers behind them. For the past few decades, the price of clothing has gone done considerably, while the environmental and human costs affiliated with this industry have risen. Watch the trailer below to pique your curiosity!

Sleep Organic!

Fashion extends beyond more than just what you wear, it also spills over into your home. The way you dress up your home can have a direct impact on your mood. This leads us to talk about bedding. Considering organic bedsheets can be just as important as organic bedding. The caveat? The downside is thatΒ organic…

Conventional Cotton vs. Organic Cotton

Today, we’d like to help you understand the difference between conventional and organic cotton. Conventional Cotton: Grows from seeds typically treated with fungicides and insecticides A large amount of this cotton comes from genetically modified (GMO’s) seeds Use of synthetic fertilizers Requires intensive irrigation (artificial application of water) Due to the mono-crop culture (repeated use…

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…