Category: Ethical Fashion

Urban Hippie: A Future Threads Project

Urban Hippie: A Future Threads Project

Top: Rex Loves Vintage / Skirt: Eva Cassis / Shoes: Model’s own Dress: Kowtow available at Eco Bird / Jacket: The Social Studio / / Necklace: Andean Collection available at Eco Warrior Princess / Shoes: Model’s own Top: Terra Dea available at Eco Warrior Princess / Skirt: Once Worn, Twice Loved / Necklace: Andean Collection...

Front Row at the Cross Conscious Eco Fashion Event

Front Row at the Cross Conscious Eco Fashion Event

When I was invited to attend the Cross Conscious eco-friendly fashion event, a collaboration between the third years students of Whitehouse Institute of Design and the Australian Red Cross, I had already decided I would clear my social calendar, even thought the event fell on my birthday. I was honoured to be invited and looked forward...

Are you a Victim of Fast Fashion?

Are you a Victim of Fast Fashion?

Recently I wrote a blog post titled “The Human Cost of Fast Fashion” about the Rana Plaza Factory Collapse in Bangladesh. For those of you who didn’t get a chance to read it, I encourage you to do so here. I wanted to follow up on this post and put together a list of ways...

Indigo Bazaar Makes Ethical and Eco Fashion More Accessible to Australians

Indigo Bazaar Makes Ethical and Eco Fashion More Accessible to Australians

Carlie Ballard is not your average fun loving, globe trotting fashionista. She is also the founder of ethical and sustainable fashion business Indigo Bazaar, an etailer that sells stylish, contemporary and avant garde ethical and sustainable fashion pieces. Carlie hasn’t always played this role. Once upon a time she worked for an adventure travel company...

Eco-Fashion Giveaway – Make Amend

Eco-Fashion Giveaway – Make Amend

Two weeks ago you may have read the post on new Australian eco-label Make Amend. If you did not, I encourage you to read Founder of Make Amend Cassie Pon’s inspiring eco-fashion story here. With that said, Cassie is generously giving only lucky Eco Warrior Princess reader the chance to win a custom made outfit...

Green Fashion Jewellery Envy: Purple Mango

Green Fashion Jewellery Envy: Purple Mango

Have you ever come across an individual whose inner beauty was so radiant that it outshone their physical beauty? My idol Audrey Hepburn automatically springs to mind. The perfect combination of character, charm, beauty and elegance, you would be hard pressed to find someone who disagrees. And another such person for me is Roberta Rangel....

Eco-Fashion Label: Make Amend

Eco-Fashion Label: Make Amend

When my path crossed that of eco-fashionista turned eco-designer Cassandra Pons’, I knew that she would feature perfectly on this blog. Not only is she an inspiring young woman, Cassandra, or Cassie as she is more commonly known, has also created an eco-fashion label Make Amend that encourages other young women to invest in unique...

Ecofest

Ecofest

Recently I was trawling my emails and noticed one from my best friend, Belinda Ponczek, who also happens to be a fashion stylist. In this particular email, I had sent her a list of interview questions when I found out that she had been fortunate enough to participate in styling ECOFEST, the largest environmental conference in New York...

The Sustainable Fashion Industry

The Sustainable Fashion Industry

It seems that every where you look, “green” is in. Earth Hour, an idea born in Sydney, is now a world-wide phenomena. There are more solar panels on the roofs of urban houses. Energy efficient light globes have replaced incandescent ones. And we can even purchase carbon offsets when we fly! With excessive media coverage...