Category: <span>Fashion</span>

A Budget-Conscious Shopper’s Guide to Ethical Fashion and Sustainable Lifestyle Brands Offering Sales Discounts

A Budget-Conscious Shopper’s Guide to Ethical Fashion and Sustainable Lifestyle Brands Offering Sales Discounts

When you buy through our links, we may earn fees from our affiliate partners. Learn more. In her article “Why I Changed My Mind About Black Friday” UK-based writer Sascha Camilli expresses how she went from being staunchly against the retail sales day, to being much more understanding of why people choose to shop. “I’ve now...

Conscious Fashion Campaign Launches ‘Discover the SDGs’ Virtual Event to Advance Sustainability Action in the Fashion Industry

Conscious Fashion Campaign Launches ‘Discover the SDGs’ Virtual Event to Advance Sustainability Action in the Fashion Industry

A new month-long virtual educational initiative by Conscious Fashion Campaign to accelerate fashion industry action in support of the Sustainable Development Goals launches today. The campaign, founded by social entrepreneur Kerry Bannigan in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Partnerships, aims to advance sustainability action in the fashion industry with its virtual event and...

Stay Stylish in Vegan Knitwear: Cruelty-Free Alternatives to Wool, Mohair, and Cashmere

Stay Stylish in Vegan Knitwear: Cruelty-Free Alternatives to Wool, Mohair, and Cashmere

Faux fur and vegan leather have had their share of attention – but when it comes to replacements for knitwear, many vegan and vegan-curious shoppers are still left clueless: if we don’t want to wear animal-derived materials, then what do we wear? Due to wool’s reputation as a “kind” and “natural” fabric, and the outdated...

Harry Styles on the Cover of Vogue Sparks Discussion About ‘New’ Masculinity

Harry Styles on the Cover of Vogue Sparks Discussion About ‘New’ Masculinity

British musician Harry Styles was on the December cover of fashion magazine Vogue and this was significant for two reasons. First, throughout the long history of the magazine spanning about 127 years, he was the first man to grace the prestigious fashion magazine cover solo. The second reason was that Styles was wearing a dress;...

The Ultimate Guide to Ethical and Sustainable Brands Participating in Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales [2020]

The Ultimate Guide to Ethical and Sustainable Brands Participating in Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales [2020]

When you buy through our links, we may earn fees from our affiliate partners. Learn more. While there are many businesses and consumers in the ethical and sustainable community refusing to partake in the American-founded sales days ‘Black Friday’ and ‘Cyber Weekend’, there are others who rely on the discounts offered on these days in order...

We Asked Our Instagram Sustainable Community What They Thought of Black Friday. The Responses Were Mixed

We Asked Our Instagram Sustainable Community What They Thought of Black Friday. The Responses Were Mixed

Black Friday is almost here (November 27) and we at EWP have been receiving a lot of emails from conscious businesses relating to this American-founded sales day. Some brands are taking part in sales and promotions while others are taking a ‘no’ stance. Citizen Wolf, an award-winning Sydney-based business that custom makes t-shirts using on-demand...

French Designer Isabel Marant Apologises After Being Called Out For Cultural Appropriation By Mexican Culture Ministry

French Designer Isabel Marant Apologises After Being Called Out For Cultural Appropriation By Mexican Culture Ministry

After the Mexican government called out French fashion designer Isabel Marant for appropriating traditional indigenous patterns in her latest collection, the designer has offered an apology. The issue was brought to the global spotlight when Mexican Cultural Minister Alejandra Frausto Guerrero published an open letter, demanding an explanation from the luxury designer: “In the 2020-21 Etoilé winter-fall...

Q&A with Eric Dales, Co-Founder of Sustainable Boho Label TAMGA Designs

Q&A with Eric Dales, Co-Founder of Sustainable Boho Label TAMGA Designs

Eric Dales co-founded boho-inspired sustainable women’s label TAMGA Designs the year of the unforgettable and devastating Rana Plaza tragedy. In this interview, the TAMGA Designs co-founder and operations director shares how his experience in international development was foundational to establishing the business, how COVID-19 has positively and negatively impacted trade and what he thinks about the upcoming...

Virtual Influencers: The New Kids on the Marketing Block Aren’t Actually Real

Virtual Influencers: The New Kids on the Marketing Block Aren’t Actually Real

In the summer of 2018, a “scandal’ broke out on social media involving an influencer on Instagram. It appeared that a woman named Bermuda had successfully hacked the account of a very popular influencer, Miquela Sousa. In typical social media style, allegations were thrown, revelations were made, comments were generated and the fans were ecstatic....

10 Ethical Wardrobe Essentials If You Want to Dress Like a French Woman

10 Ethical Wardrobe Essentials If You Want to Dress Like a French Woman

When you buy through our links, we may earn fees from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Known for their classic sensibilities, French women embody a style that is effortlessly cool, casually elegant and nonchalant. Their style strikes the right balance between looking immaculately well dressed without being over the top and overdressed. Whether the style embodies the...

Where to Shop Ethical and Sustainable Bags for Every Occasion

Where to Shop Ethical and Sustainable Bags for Every Occasion

When you buy through our links, we may earn fees from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Whether you’re building a ‘sustainable bag’ wardrobe or just searching for a specific bag style for an upcoming occasion, we’ve got you covered with this list of ethical and sustainable bag labels producing some of the most stylish bag collections....