Links for a Lovely, Spring Weekend

Happy Easter weekend! Whether you are celebrating a sacred time or just enjoying the spring weather, I wish you days of peace and joy.

A few favorite links from recent posts:


My friends over at Grove & Bay are giving away beautiful, new jewelry from Faire Collection. If you aren’t familiar with Grove & Bay, check them out! They do the research to bring you a curated collection of ethical wardrobe pieces, including menswear.

Holly Rose has recreated Easter favorite Cadbury Creme Eggs using fair trade chocolate and Numi Organic Tea. What a fun project!

Project Just has a fascinating look at what makes a brand “ethical.” I’ll probably subscribe to their site so I can read details on that Everlane interview.

If you’re thinking zero-waste thoughts as we approach Earth Day, be sure to check out Hannah’s review of SuperBee Wax Wraps as an eco-friendly alternative to cling wrap for your kitchen.

 

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A New Year!

Hey, friends! We’ve got some exciting posts in the works for 2017, including vegan fashion options for my leather-free friends and more posts about finding fair trade at stores near you. If you have any topics or products you’re hoping I’ll cover, let me know!

While we’re planning and organizing for the weeks ahead, check out these posts from other writers:

Unfancy Sweater 101

Learn Sweater 101 from Un-Fancy — Taking care of the clothes we have and using them wisely is an important part of sustainable fashion. I love Caroline’s tips for making sweaters last!

 

stylewise-oldnavy

4 Ethical Fashion Brands That Are Better Than Old Navy — Leah from StyleWise explores ethical alternatives to that casual Old Navy style many of us love.

 

peppermintlatte

I keep the peppermint flavor going all winter long, so I love this recipe for a Peppermint Latte with Numi Tea from Life+Style+Justice.

 

rugbytennessee

For the travelers among you, check out Suburban Turmoil’s guide to the town of Rugby, Tennessee’s Best-Kept Secret.

I hope your year is off to a lovely, gentle start. See you soon, friends!

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Holiday Shopping and Reading Round-Up

Whether you’re still celebrating Thanksgiving, ready to shop, or hiding under the covers recuperating, I’ve got some links for you to check out this weekend!

family crafts

Need a fun family activity or a quiet way to spend some alone time? I love these craft ideas from The Nester.

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Chai shortbread cookies? Genius. Can’t wait to try this recipe from StyleWise.

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If you are looking for some ethical gift ideas for friends and family, check out these gifts guides from LifeStyle Justice.

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StyleWise has a terrific round-up of sales and coupons for ethical brands. I have a few up at Fair Fashion Finds, but Leah has made a wonderfully comprehensive list.

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With world events, I need a dose of positivity right now, so these posts from Ann Voskamp about America and being what the world needs were balm to my soul.

Have a lovely weekend, friends!

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