The New Way to Thrift with Salvage Apparel Co.

This 2021, the number of choices for sustainable fashion is on the rise. Incorporating trendy sustainable pieces into our wardrobes has never been easier! While many small businesses are entering the market space with innovative items made from fully sustainable materials and recycled fibers, others are paying homage to our inner thrift queens and upcycling …

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 …

Thank Goodness for Handmade and Sustainable Goodness Candles

‘Tis the season for fuzzy sweaters, warm blankets, and fragrant candles. Well, who are we kidding? Candles are a year-round delight. Goodness Candles is an all-natural candle company that sells eco-friendly, ethically sourced, vegan, and cruelty-free candles. What better way to enable a candle-shopping habit than to buy a high-quality, sustainable, handmade candle versus a …

Iron Oxide: A Girl’s New Best Friend

There are certain things that can be grown in labs that … just give us the ‘ick.’ From lab grown meat to growing new skin cells (yep, Google it) it can all be quite distasteful. One thing we wouldn’t turn our nose up at, is lab grown gemstones. Everyone loves a shiny, sparkly stone, and …

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 …