Guide to Launching Your Eco-Friendly Fashion Venture: Steps to Start a Sustainable Fashion Business

In recent years, the fashion industry has undergone a significant transformation driven by consumer demand for ethically produced clothing and accessories. This shift towards sustainability reflects a broader awareness of environmental impact and social responsibility. Starting a sustainable fashion business is not just a trend but a strategic response to these evolving consumer preferences. This guide aims to provide aspiring entrepreneurs with comprehensive steps and strategies to navigate the complexities of launching a sustainable fashion brand successfully. By following these steps, you can align your business with sustainable principles while tapping into a growing market of conscientious consumers. Define Your…

Transform Your Bathroom in 2024: Practical Steps to Go Green

As concerns about climate change and environmental sustainability grow, many people are looking for ways to reduce their ecological footprint. One often overlooked area is the bathroom, which can be a significant source of water and energy waste. By making a few thoughtful changes, you can transform your bathroom into a more eco-friendly space. This article will explore practical steps to help you create a greener bathroom, from simple swaps to more significant upgrades. Whether you are a homeowner or a renter, there are actionable steps you can take to make your bathroom more sustainable and environmentally friendly. Opt for…

Habit: Clean Beauty That’s Inclusive, Inside and Out

Hey eco-conscious beauties! Today, I’m diving into a brand that’s been ticking all my ethical and aesthetic boxes lately: Habit Cosmetics. Founded by a Aja Frierson, a woman of color who saw a gap in the clean beauty market, Habit is all about creating high-performance, inclusive nail polish and muli-purpose tints that are kind to your skin, the planet, animals, and your wallet. Here’s why I’m obsessed: Clean Beauty for Everyone: ‍♀️‍♀️ Let’s be real, clean beauty can sometimes feel a little…pale. Habit gets it. Their products are formulated for ALL skin tones, with a range curated by a former…

Styling Modest Fashion in The Heat – Your Guide To a Modest Summer

Summer 2024 is finally here and we are so glad to see her arrival. With this comes the age-old question for modest girls. How can I look great and stay cool whilst staying modest in this heat? The answer is fairly simple, but if you are looking for some inspiration we’ve got you covered. Modest fashion is the epitome of elegance, but it can be difficult to battle the scorching heat all while looking out together. In this blog, we will share some of our modest fashion secrets for styling and slaying this summer. Take a look at the following…

Sizzling Summer Trips: How to Beat the Heat Like a Pro Traveler

Sun’s out, fun’s out… but hold on, is it also super HOT out? Let’s face it, heat waves can seriously cramp your travel style. But fear not, fellow globetrotters! Here’s the lowdown on how to stay cool, safe, and have an epic adventure even when the temperature soars. Travelers Feel the Heat Turns out, almost everyone (nearly 94%!) has noticed more intense heat waves lately. There’s a reason for that. Our planet’s climate is changing, and that means hotter temperatures and more frequent heat waves. These changes are likely permanent and expected to worsen if we don’t take action. Beating…

Trash to Treasure: The Designer Who Crafts Clothes from Unexpected Materials

When it comes to striving for sustainability, fashion brands and house designers have been challenged to go the extra mile to impress individuals and to put a stop to this constant cycle of fast fashion. Although I heard on a fashion podcast (not sure of the name right) that certain fashion brands have advocated that they have made their clothes out of recycled plastic, on the contrary, gathering cleaning and melting the plastic to reuse would cost too much money, so what they have actually done is make plastic to be used in the clothing. You will be shocked to…

Celebrate Juneteenth with Renewed Calls for Justice!

Juneteenth is almost here, a day to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved African Americans in the United States. But this year, let’s celebrate with a renewed focus on the work that still needs to be done. Just last month, we marked the fourth anniversary of the horrific murder of George Floyd. His uncle, Selwyn Jones, has emerged as a powerful voice for change. Grief-stricken but determined, he co-founded the Hope929 Organization to honor George’s memory by promoting civil rights and creating a better future. Selwyn hasn’t stopped there. He’s been traveling the country, offering solace and support to families who…

How to Deal With Trauma: 10 Coping Tips

Experiencing trauma is a deeply personal ordeal that can leave profound emotional and psychological wounds. Whether triggered by a sudden accident, the loss of a loved one, or a harrowing event, the aftermath often leads individuals into a complex maze of emotions, impacting their daily lives, relationships, and sense of self. However, understanding effective coping mechanisms is crucial for managing trauma and fostering resilience. This article delves comprehensively into practical strategies and techniques to help individuals not only cope with but also overcome trauma, ultimately embarking on a journey towards healing and reclaiming their lives. Understanding Trauma Trauma is not…

Skies High, Etiquette Low: Plane Passenger Peeves in 2024

Ever feel like you’re trapped in a metal tube with your worst travel nightmare? You’re not alone. Airplanes are breeding grounds for tension, thanks to close quarters and strong opinions on how to behave at 30,000 feet. We recently surveyed Americans to uncover the most common passenger pet peeves on commercial flights. Here’s what we found: Universal No-Nos: Behaviors That Divide Flyers: Acceptable Airplane Actions (According to Most): Bonus Tip: Opinions vary based on how often you fly. Frequent flyers might be more tolerant of some behaviors, but that doesn’t make them okay. Always prioritize courtesy and respect for your…