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Blog Updates | Expanded Menu + Shopping Resources

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Blog Updates Haven't done one of these in quite awhile, but I realized that building greater functionality into my site scarcely matters if you don't know about it. So, today I want to let you know about several updates I've made to stylewise-blog.com, as well as where I'm headed with…

What Ethical Brands Can Learn from Fast Fashion

Photo by Artem Beliaikin on Pexels.com What I Learned When I Went Back to Fast Fashion Discovering Ethical Fashion I've beat my story into the ground by now, but just in case you're entering it via this post, let me recap: I stopped buying the worst offenders of fast fashion (think Forever 21) in 2013…

My “Rule of 3” for Ethical Fashion: A New Rubric

Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com Thinking Differently About Ethical Fashion If you read my 1,500 word post on Destroying the False Idol of Ethical fashion, in which I conclude: So I’m just going to be over here trying to radically reconsider what ethical fashion could mean moving forward, sitting in the silence for a…

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Destroying the False Idol of Ethical Fashion

Changes in Ethical Fashion & Influencing Remember capsule wardrobes? You may recall that I was initially very skeptical of the capsule wardrobe movement, mostly because the people I saw touting it were using it as a way of feigning a reduction in their consumption - after all, a capsule wardrobe is "minimalist" - while, in…

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Is Thrift Shopping Sustainable or Ethical? Notes from an Industry Insider

Photo by Daria Shevtsova on Pexels.com Is Thrift Shopping Sustainable or Ethical? A few years ago, the ever thoughtful Kamea of the Green Dreamer Podcast interviewed me on the subject of how to thrift like a pro and support the second-hand economy to grow.  I love when people engage in conversation with me on this…