Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: For The Ethical Shopper

    Valentine’s Day: Another over-commercialized holiday that has veered far from it’s original roots. When we think of Valentine’s Day, we may think of boxes of chocolates, flowers, teddy bears, and sexy lingerie. Not to put a damper on everybody’s love fest, but let’s talk about the issues with these traditional V-Day gifts for a minute. …

Ethical Is The New Black: New York Style Done Consciously

  Wintertime (actually, anytime) in New York means one thing: all black outfits are perfectly acceptable without anybody assuming you are on your way to a funeral. Actually, they’re more than acceptable, they’re almost expected! Don’t get me wrong, I love me some colorful floral prints and flowy silhouettes (as the Earth loving flower child that …

How One of My Favorite Ethical E-Tailers Just Got Even More Awesome (And More Eco, Too!)

  You may have heard me talk about Bead & Reel before, but if you’re not familiar, let me give you the lowdown. They are an ethical e-tailer (e-commerce retailer) that carries 100% vegan fashion items. Further to being fully vegan, everything that Bead & Reel carries fits one or more of the following ethical categories: Fair …

Thanksgiving Weekend Sales For The Ethical Shopper

Hi eco babes, It’s that time of year again: marketing overload being pumped into our inboxes and social media feeds by companies promoting their Thanksgiving weekend deals for things that we don’t really need. Consumerism is at an all time high between Thanksgiving and Christmas, and that’s why I’m here to offer you some ethical alternatives. I …