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Our 6 Favorite Clean Sunscreens for Summer 2021

One of the most vital and often underrated bag stuffers for the whole year –especially summertime– is an SPF that works to actively protect your beloved skin. We find it extremely important to have a go-to sunscreen that can be trusted inside the bottle and out. This year we’re searching for mineral-based formulas that block …

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12 Books to Read to Inspire a Plastic-Free Lifestyle

So many of us want to make small changes to better ourselves in our daily lives, whether it be reading a book, living an eco-friendly lifestyle, or better yet– both! We’ve come up with our top 12 picks for a read that will inspire green action in just about anyone. If you’re new to sustainable …

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Shampoo and Conditioner Bars: Low-waste Life Alternatives

It’s becoming more and more evident that we have reached a point of no return regarding the amount of discarded plastic entering our environment, 50% of the 380 million tons produced a year are single-use plastics, entering our world with a purpose that lasts seconds, and then entering the ocean forevermore and killing 1 million …

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The Zapatistas: Sailing to Spain

“The voices of indigenous people in Mexico have been either passively ignored or brutally silenced for most of the last five hundred years. Indigenous lands and resources have been repeatedly stolen and the people themselves exploited under some of the worst labor conditions in Mexico. The official policies of the Mexican state have been largely …

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Not Everyone Is A Fashion Activist: The Need To Understand Intersectionality In Fashion Activism Practices.

The complex intersection between fashion and activism is an ever-pressing entanglement that designers, activists, environmentalists, and fashion scholars in today’s society need to understand. Fashion, like most industries, is rooted in systemic and structural issues surrounding the subjects of race, gender, class, and ability. Thus, as a result of this ever-changing reality, many individuals have …

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 10 Pairs Of Shorts from Sustainable Brands for Every Body Type

The summer season is rapidly approaching and everyone knows what that means– SHORTS! Whether you’ve been waiting months to break out your favorite pair, or you’re dreading the struggle of finding a flawless fit, we’re here to help you through the process. Some of us go for teeny cutoffs, while others may be most comfortable …

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Intersectional Environmentalism

[Intersectional Environmnentalism] aims to ensure that the voices of marginalized groups and vulnerable communities are not minimized or ignored in a historically whitewashed movement.  In 1989, the term ‘intersectional’ was coined by  Dr. Kimberle Crenshaw, who defined intersectionality as an analytical framework for understanding how aspects of someone’s socio-political identity e.g. class, race, gender, religion, …

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