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Jen Pistor

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Slow Fashion Style

5 Ethical and Sustainable Swimwear Brands

Summer is here!!!!   I have been receiving some DM’s asking about which ethical + sustainable swimwear brands I would recommend, so I thought I’d share 5 amazing brands that are sustainable, ethical, and just happen to all be Canadian and women owned. Vancouver’s Free Label  launched their second swimwear collection today. A sustainable fashion brand that offers up the most comfortable and covet worthy items for any wardrobe, and happens to be a personal fave of mine.   Last…

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Sustainable But Not Minimal

A while back I did a little survey to ask my Instagram followers to chime in on capsule wardrobes.  The majority of those who replied said they did not have a capsule wardrobe and there were some reoccurring themes as to why. Expense.  Purchasing only ethical/sustainable brands felt beyond their reach and their budget. Where to start?  With a closet full of clothes, where does one even start to pair it down. Size fluctuations.  It can be hard to get…

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Five Pairs of Underwear You’ll Want to Wear

Several months back, I went on a mission to find underwear that fit, that I felt good in, and that were comfortable to wear.  I also wanted to move away from toxic companies like Victoria Secret, who’s former CEO had made it clear, their products aren’t for trans or plus-sized women.  I truly believe we get to vote with our dollars, so I did not want my vote to go to a company who is “selling a fantasy” and has…

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Encircled Jumpsuit

Versatility!  One of the main words we should keep in mind when we bring a new garment into our wardrobe.  How many ways can I style this garment?  What different occasions could I wear this garment for?  Can this item be worn both casually and dressed up?  Cue the fabulous new jumpsuit from ethical, Canadian, brand, Encircled.  A piece like this can have so much flexibility in your wardrobe.  I would wear this piece for anything from a chill weekend…

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9 Mindful Gift Ideas For Humans

If you’re like me, I still have about, ummmm, like 90% of my Christmas shopping to do. I don’t know what happened this year, but I am not as organized as I normally am. The good news, is that we are both cutting back on how much we are giving and receiving gift wise and we are taking our time to come up with thoughtful, mindful gifts for our family and closest friends. If you’re still needing some ideas and…

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