All posts by Jaclyn Lupo

An Artist’s Take on Gender: Lydia Nobles

Visual artist Lydia Nobles develops sculptures, films, and installations that question the stereotypes surrounding gender dynamics. We had the chance to speak with Lydia and learn about her empowering work. Gender identities, in particular, motivate her creations. Lydia wants to initiate conversations of our individual prerogative to redefine our relationships with gender expression.  Through her …

Marketing Interns Behind the Zoe Elle Persona

Activism stems from passion, and no doubt the powerful voices behind Zoe Elle strive to initiate a positive change for the world. Sustainability is the core of Zoe Elle, with a goal being to bring awareness to the general public about the power of responsible consumerism.  A successful team is one where everyone is on …

The Ultimate Sustainable Holiday Gift Guide

It’s that time of year to get gifting!  The holidays are often plagued with stress as we search high and low for those perfect items to wrap with a pretty bow for the people we love most. Not to complain, but holiday shopping is even harder when you’re hyper focused on saving the planet and …

Top 5 Sustainable Stylists We Are Watching

As the climate crisis heightens, turning towards more eco-conscious consumer habits is a necessity. Fortunately, more and more ethical fashion options are arising daily. From thrifting to conscious shopping, being sustainable does not mean you have to give up the fun of fashion.  The luxury of social media is that anyone can share anything at …

Create a Cleaner Hair Care Routine with Utopy

Utopy is sustainable hair care made by women, for women. This new, innovative beauty company is dedicated to providing the best for its customers. Their goal is to create luxurious hair products that prioritize the health of both the planet and their customers.  What prompted Laurène and Victoria to found Utopy was their realization that …

Mountain Fable Handmade

For Amanda Styer Arnold, crocheting is a passion that blossomed into her gorgeous brand Mountain Fable Handmade. Amanda crochets beautiful jewelry by hand with the intention to preserve and modernize the artform. We had the chance to speak with Amanda about her beautiful jewelry, and try on some of the stunning earrings ourselves! For starters, …

How to Build a Natural and Clean Beauty Routine

Every day, new products are introduced to the beauty market. The problem is, there is no transparency in regards to toxic ingredients. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) does not have to approve any cosmetic products before they go up for sale. Essentially, if a business properly labels a product using the Federal Food, Drug, …

5 Ways To Help the Effects of the California Wildfires

In the wake of the catastrophic California wildfires, it’s clear the state is in need of support to recover from the disasters. The devastation that curses California calls for action. Whether you live in California or not, you can make a positive contribution to the relief efforts. Here’s how you can get involved and help …