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sustainable underwear
Slow Fashion Style

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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jumpsuit
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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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wool dress
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Wool &

I grew up in the Prairies which meant long cold winters. Wool has always been in my wardrobe whether it’s was a warm sweater knit by my grandmother, my tights I’d layer under my pants, or cozy socks to keep my toes from freezing while playing out in the snow. I still love wool and all of it’s amazing properties like it being wrinkle resistant, odor resistant, temperature regulating, breathable, and quick drying. I was recently introduced to a company…

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Lifestyle

Family Photos

Family photos! The very first thought that went through my mind after I scheduled our shoot was, of course, “what are we all going to wear?”. This was followed by, “I will need to buy us all new outfits.” It is so ingrained in me that these type of events require fresh, new clothes. Or at least, it was. Although this is the initial thought that goes through my mind, I’m snapping out of the habits of actually going out…

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Fashion Revolution
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Fashion Revolution Week

Six years ago today, the Rana Plaza building in Bangladesh collapsed.  1,138 people died and another 2,500 were injured.  Only five months earlier, at least 112 workers had lost their lives in another tragic accident, trapped inside the burning factory on the outskirts of Dhaka.  These disasters are amongst the largest industrial disasters in recorded in history.  Because of these tragedies, Fashion Revolution was born.  This movement is so we can ask ourselves and fashion companies the question, who made my…

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