Something Old, Something New: The Benefits of Buying a Secondhand Engagement Ring

This post was sponsored by Catherine Trenton Jewellery. Wedding photos by Lindsey Pemberton for Leah and Daniel Wise. Daniel and I got married eight years ago this July on a sunny day in Lakeland, Florida.  Looking back on our wedding day, there are very few things I would have done differently. I had just discovered…

the moral wardrobe: an epic ten thousand villages review + giveaway

When Ten Thousand Villages reached out to me to see if I'd be interested in a collaboration, I was delighted. Ten Thousand Villages holds a special place in my heart as one of the first fair trade shops I ever visited, long before I even knew what fair trade was. They're also credited with inventing…

the moral wardrobe: Greenola Style (and a giveaway!)

Greenola Style uses "fashion as a tool to create positive change in the world." The company provides a global platform for artisans in Bolivia and Kenya through their website, offering accessories and jewelry that adhere to fair trade guidelines as defined by the Fair Trade Federation. They also donate a portion of profits to Solidarity…