inspiration board: May Edition, featuring Veja, Everlane, Mata Traders

A SERIES OF DREAM OUTFITS FOR THE WARM DAYS AHEAD... Meanwhile, the gray skies persist here in Charlottesville for the foreseeable future. My SAD is fighting with me this week, but I'm determined to remain hopeful, get stuff done, and enjoy the little things. All items are ethical, sustainable, and/or domestically sourced. Click on the…

inspiration board: colors and textures

I'm procrastinating going into work on my day off (lots of work to do in preparation for seasonal sales), so it seemed like a great time to share the pins that are inspiring me this month. Click here to visit my Pinterest account and access original image sources. What I'm loving this month: Peaches, tans,…

an ethical outfit: poolside at the retreat center

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inspiration: fair trade florals

florals by stylewiseblog featuring fitted dresses Featured Items (clockwise from left): Nomads Summer Halter Dress, Mata Traders Primrose Dress, Reformation Peony Dress, Ethica Elysees Dress, Ash & Rose Cherry Blossom Dress I had settled into a nice minimal wardrobe, content with my Everlane tees and dark wash jeans. But, one day not long ago, the trees in the…

interview: shop ethica

shopethica.com, this week. Known for discovering and promoting independent designers, Ethica has a unique aesthetic in the world of ethical retailers. Enjoy the interview and keep reading for a special discount! --------- If you would, please briefly introduce yourself: name, favorite city, and a fun fact about yourself.  Name: Melissa Cantor Favorite City: Istanbul Fun…