Simply Wood Birth Flower Ring: For Mothers & Mother Earth + Giveaway

This post was sponsored by Simply Wood Rings and I received an item for review. Scroll all the way down to enter the giveaway. To kick off Earth Month's eco-friendly brand features, I want to orient the discussion around our planet in the broadest sense.  I'm interested in coming to understand the way we've anthropomorphized…

Better Shoes Foundation Marks the Path Toward a Sustainable Shoe Industry

The dangers of the clothing industry are well known to me. Chemical dyes, cramped working conditions, long hours, poor ventilation, safety code violations, depression, child labor, poor medical and vocational resources. But I have to admit I haven't devoted nearly as much mental energy to the shoe industry, even though I'm a self proclaimed shoe-aholic.…

Ethical Sale Alert: Black Friday + Cyber Monday Sales and Campaigns

Check out the 2017 roundup here. Cyber Monday Update: Krochet Kids: 40% off + free shipping with code, GIVEMORE. Alternative Apparel: 50% off with code, CYBER50. Frye: 50% off select styles. Check for Made in USA notation on product listings. Threads 4 Thought: up to 75% off with code, T4THOLIDAY. Beaumont Organic: up to 60% off.…

Sotela: The last dress you’ll ever need, now on Kickstarter

I've known Hanna for a few years now, both through her former blog, Gold Polka Dots, and through our mutual membership in the Ethical Writers Coalition. Hanna is compassionate, intelligent, and thoughtful. And now - with the launch of her Kickstarter campaign - she's a sustainable business owner and awesome entrepreneur! Sotela aims to solve…

giveaway: Malia Designs Pleated Crossbody + Matching Wallet ($80 value)

Malia Designs has partnered with Style Wise for an Instagram giveaway, happening now: Win a Pleated Crossbody and Matching Wallet from the Spring '16 Collection! To learn more about the Pleated Crossbody, ethical guidelines, and the spring collection, see my review post here. To enter, check out the Instagram post. Best of luck! --------- Enter…