Women

  • A peek in my wardrobe – Greenbees

    By Kate | Women

    I love my  Greenbees Erma boots!! Inspired by the traditional pull on styles of original Western boots, Greenbees feature all natural leather (dyed using formaldehyde-free methods) and a recycled tire sole. The Erma boot features a 15 inch tall sh...


  • GIANNA - fair trade empowering women

    By Kate | Women

    October is Fair Trade Month - a chance to help educate consumers and highlight companies whose business is built on the ethics of fairtrade. Like eco-fashion and home decor company GIANNA. Founder Gianna Driver’s personal story is the inspiration...


  • A peek in my wardrobe – People Tree

    By Kate | Women

    For my most recent trip to NYC Market Week I needed something versatile, stylish and able to adapt to the mid-September weather, however it was to develop. People Tree fashion meets the Fair Trade principles set out by WFTO (World Fair Trade Organi...


  • Leather bags made with love - Erin Templeton

    By Kate | Women

    Erin Templeton has handmade her 100% leather accessories since 2000 using both new and recycled vintage materials. Educated in shoemaking at Cordwainer's College in London, England she has made her studio, and her home, in Vancouver Canada. This P...


  • Ada Zanditon - Innovative, ethical fashion

    By Kate | Women

    Ada Zanditon is magnifeco! An outstanding designer, who creates beautiful, cutting edge, inimitable collections with the added dimension of sustainable business practises being core to the brand DNA. (See a fantastic photo gallery of her latest SS1...


  • Ethos Paris - beautifully fair

    By Kate | Women

    Ethos Paris a thriving fashion house in Paris, France producing stylish, high-quality garments made from organic materials.  Every person involved in the production, design and sale of all Ethos creations is paid a living wage while sustainabilit...


  • A peek in my wardrobe – Ethletic sneakers

    By Kate | Women

    While in NYC I had a chance to check out Moo Shoes, the cruelty-free, animal approved shoe store. If you've been reading this blog for a while, you know I love trainers/sneakers and as my non-ethical pair have started to finally wear out, this gave...


  • NatureVsFuture® - organic futurism

    By Kate | Women

    The birth of NatureVsFuture® was in the spring of 2002 by Brooklyn born Nina Valenti. Launched 6 years after graduating Parsons & designing streetwear, Valenti needed to create her own line that would expose her unique aesthetic. The name was...


  • A peek in my wardrobe – Thieves 5-in-1

    By Kate | Women

    How great is Canadian designer Sonja den Elzen? Not only does she consistently strive to find new ways to include eco friendly fabrics such as organic wool, organic cotton, peace silk, tencel and hemp in her Thieves collection, but she creates piec...