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fashion revolution week

Slow Fashion

My Sister’s Closet

  During Fashion Revolution Week, I had the opportunity to shop at the My Sister’s Closet Commercial Drive location.  I took my time to look through each rack and select items that I knew would work perfectly in my wardrobe.  I was quick to grab these beautiful periwinkle blue trousers.  Not only were they my size, they were by a local designer I already have hanging in my closet.  These beauties are by Vancouver designer Tilda Ruvinga of TK by…

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what's in my clothes

Let’s Talk Fabric

Over the past several years, I have been on a journey to a more sustainable and ethical wardrobe.  So, what does that mean?  For me that has meant choosing to buy less, wearing the items I already own more and for longer, mending or altering when possible, shopping secondhand first,  then opting for local sustainable brands next, and choosing natural fabrics whenever I can.  Over this past couple of years, I have almost completely quit shopping with fast fashion brands.…

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