Thoughtful Style | Cheetah Print & The Martyrs of Memphis

Details: Everlane Pima Rib Tee; Thrifted Skirt (similar); Target sandals (Birkenstock version) Have you heard of sundowning? Sundowning is the phenomenon of the chronically ill - often those with Alzheimer's or dementia - to become helpless, confused, or depressed near or after sundown. My grandmother had pain-induced sundowning from a UTI several years ago, and…

An Ethical Rule of 3 Slow Fashion Fall Capsule

An Ethical Rule of 3 Fall Capsule After introducing my Rule of 3 on Sunday, I wanted to actually see where it worked for my wardrobe, and where it didn't. Since I mentioned that a big part of ethical fashion is actually slow fashion, I decided I would create a loose capsule for fall. The…

Thoughtful Style | Back to (Zoom) School

Back to Grad School Outfits Before I get too far into this post, let me just warn you that many of the items pictured here do not adhere to my usual ethical standards. While some items are thrifted, many are either part of my Everlane collection (I have lots of stuff from the before-times and…

Fall 2020 Sustainable Style Inspiration

Image details at end of post Maroon / Red / Taupe / Green / Monochrome / Polka Dot / Caramel Boots / Brown Boots / Quilty Jeans / Sneakers / Boots -> My Fall/Winter Pinterest Board Fall 2020 Sustainable Style Inspiration Every August, at the first hint of fall - in this case, a rainy…

Thoughtful Style | Inspiration and Ethical Fashion

When Ethical Businesses Close One of my longest-standing partners, MATTER Prints, emailed a few weeks ago to announce that they're closing this chapter of their business. Covid-19 has ravaged small businesses, sustainable and ethical businesses perhaps even more-so than larger companies with the capital - not to mention the lack of moral qualms about cutting…