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- Polyester is a man-made fabric with a dubious reputation for many reasons, but just because it isn’t comfortable, does that mean it also isn’t eco-friendly?
If You’re Visiting San Diego, You Must Visit These Thrift StoresWhether you're visiting San Diego for the first time or if you're a longtime resident, you should definitely check out these amazing thrift stores.
Cruelty-Free Perfumes and FragrancesIf you want to smell great without harming animals, try out these 12 cruelty-free and vegan fragrances.
Here's How the Parabens In Your Beauty Products Can Affect Your Skin and HairParabens are preservative ingredients found in many cosmetic and hair products, but what do they actually do to your skin and hair?
Kylie Jenner's Lion Head Wasn't Real, but Animal Activists Have Mixed FeelingsKylie Jenner wore one of Schiaparelli's dresses with a lion head, as she took in the fashion house's couture show from the front row.
Our Favorite Sustainable Dress BrandsFor all those times you do need a new dress, there are a number of fairly sustainable fashion companies making fashionable and classic dresses.
Viral ‘Don’t Eat the Homies’ Brand Has a Seriously Great MessageWhat is Don't Eat The Homies? This viral brand is gaining tremendous popularity, and it has a seriously awesome vegan-forward message.
How to Score a Free Lush Face Mask By Saving Your Empties (Exclusive)Lush's recycling program is one of the company's many sustainability initiatives.
China Removes Another Layer of Animal Testing Requirements, Meaning More Brands Can Become Cruelty-FreeChina has lightened some of its regulations, meaning a number of popular companies can now be classified as truly cruelty-free.
Vegan Silk Is Being Made Out of Plants Like Eucalyptus, Pineapples, and BananasWhat is vegan silk made of? A variety of common and unique fabrics can be used to make silk alternative fabrics.
Alicia Silverstone Gets Nude to Promote Vegan Leather: "I'd Rather Go Naked Than Wear Animals"Alicia Silverstone's new PETA ad calls attention to the environmental destruction in the leather industry.
Stella McCartney Will Use New Recycling Process to Turn Textile Waste Into New FabricsStella McCartney’s textile waste will soon be recycled into new fabrics for the designer to user, thanks to a new partnership with Protein Evolution, Inc.
Are Princess Polly's Low Prices Too Good to Be True? A Look Into the Fast Fashion Brand's EthicsPrincess Polly has become a favorite brand among influencers, but is the company's clothing good quality and ethically sourced? Here's the scoop.
Victoria’s Secret Bans Cashmere Because of Its Ties to Animal Abuse — Why Isn't the Fabric Vegan?Why isn't cashmere vegan? Victoria's Secret has responded to PETA's ongoing pleas, by banning the use of the material that's linked to animal abuse.
Director of 'SLAY' Left Haunted After Filming in Leather Tanneries, Factory Farms: "Skins Are Not a Fabric" (Exclusive)The documentary 'SLAY,' from director and producer Rebecca Cappelli, exposes animal abuse, environmental harm, and human rights issues in the leather, wool, and fur fashion industries.
Sustainable Dupes for the Lululemon Everywhere Belt BagCan't find the lululemon Everywhere Belt Bag anywhere? Check out these eco-friendly fanny packs, which are all solid dupes for the lulu version.
Kapok Fiber Used For Clothing Adds Compostable, Fruity Flair to Our WardrobesWhile we're generally proponents of shopping secondhand — or not at all — these kapok fiber pieces from Tentree are compostable and renewable.
How Is Denim Made — and Made Sustainably? A Look Into the ProcessHow is denim made? And what manufacturing processes can make denim sustainable?
The Leather Industry’s Impact on the Planet — and Its Rampant Greenwashing — Analyzed in New ReportJust how bad is leather for the environment? A new report analyzes its impacts, as well as greenwashing in the fashion industry.
Zero Waste Daniel on His New Upcycled Fashion Collab With Fran Drescher (Exclusive)Zero Waste Daniel recently designed an upcycled, sustainable fashion line for Fran Drescher, which you can shop on thredUP.
Everlane and Senreve to Test Out New Circular Plant-Based LeatherA B2B circular plant-based leather company is selling its product to brands like Everlane and Senreve, making for a new sustainable material.
Making Your Own Lip Scrub Has Never Been So Sweet — Check Out These DIY RecipesLip scrubs can be an important part of any skincare routine. Here's how to make your own with some of our favorite recipes.
These Brands Are Boycotting Black Friday This Year — How to Get InvolvedA few companies big and small are celebrating the “holiday” by purposefully not celebrating it, and boycotting Black Friday.
Want to Host a Clothing Swap? Here's Our GuideIf you want to learn how to host a clothing swap, you’re in the right place. Keep reading to learn about the clothes swap rules, and how to find a clothing exchange near you.
Check Out These Sustainable Stockings, From Indestructible Pantyhose to Cotton TightsWe’ve rounded up some of the most sustainable, durable stockings on the market.
New Sustainable Scrubs From Former Oscar de la Renta Designers Are Chic and Low-ImpactIf you work at a hospital, scrubs are a must — and two former Oscar de la Renta designers have launched a fashionable, sustainable scrubs company.
What’s Changed at Patagonia Since the Founder Parted Ways With The Company?Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard recently designated the planet as the company’s only shareholder — and as a result, things at the company have changed.
Shein Launches Its Own Resale Platform — but Is It Just Greenwashing?Shein Exchange is a new online peer-to-peer resale platform for used Shein items — but environmentalists are skeptical.
North Face’s Circular Design Collection Is Meant to Be Recycled When You Send It BackNorth Face recently announced the launch of its circular design collection, which aims to minimize waste and to keep materials in cycle as long as possible.
Clearing Out Closet Space? Here’s What You Should Do With Your Old Bridesmaid DressesWhat should I do with my old bridesmaid dresses? If you're looking to clear out closet space, there are a few ways you can do so that won't break the bank.
Patagonia Founder Is Giving Up His Company to Fight Climate Change: “Earth Is Now Our Only Shareholder”Yvon Chouinard just announced that he and his family are giving away their ownership of Patagonia — valued at around $3 billion — to two new nonprofit trusts that will work to fight climate change.
Kourtney Kardashian Barker and Boohoo to Release a "Sustainable" Fashion Line... but Is It Truly Sustainable?Is Kourtney Kardashian’s new boohoo line actually sustainable? Here’s what we know about the collection so far.
How Cooling Clothing Can Help You Stay Cool In Extreme HeatCooling clothing can add another layer of protection when facing extreme heat and sun.
Stella McCartney Unveils New Luxury Skincare Line, and I Got to Try It — Here Are My ThoughtsStella by Stella McCartney, a skincare line that was inspired by nature, launches today — here's my review.
Are Human Hair Wigs Ethical? Here's Our Guide to Sustainable WigsCan human hair wigs ever be ethical? And how do synthetic wigs stack up? Check out our guide to ethical and eco wigs.
Give Your Fur Coat New Life by Donating It to Help Wildlife — Plus Other IdeasIf you want to recycle or donate an old fur coat, there are a number of options!
The Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Drag Makeup, Outfits, Wigs, and MoreWe have some tips for eco-friendly drag makeup, outfits, wigs and more.
Are Shein Clothes Toxic? A Report Found Evidence of Lead in the Fast Fashion Brand's ClothingDo Shein clothes have lead in them? Here's what you need to know.
Drunk Elephant’s Controversy: Why Did the Popular Skincare Company Lose Its Cult Following?What happened with Drunk Elephant? The skincare company, which considers itself to be "biocompatible" is facing backlash for a wide range of reasons.
Instead of Batteries or Chargers, These Watches Are Powered by the SunWhether you rely on a watch to tell time, for working out, or for simply a stylish accessory, these solar-powered watches are great options.
How Sustainable Is Kim Kardashian's SKKN? Many Are Accusing the Skincare Brand of GreenwashingHow sustainable is Kim Kardashian’s SKKN, really? Here's a deep dive into the company, which has already been accused of greenwashing.
The Leather Industry Has a Bigger Impact on the Environment Than You RealizeThe leather industry has a surprisingly extreme impact on the environment, so let's examine the damage and consider the benefits of vegan leather.
Did Shein Factory Workers Really Write "Help Me" on Tags? What We Know About Shein's Working ConditionsPhotos of purported Shein tags reading “help me” and other cries for aid have been circulating the internet.
These Reusable Under Eye Patches Will Help You Reduce Your Skincare WasteWe’ve rounded up some of the best under eye patches on the market, including cruelty-free, sustainable, and reusable options.
If You’re a Health Care Professional, These Medical Scrubs Are High Quality and Sustainably MadeBest quality scrubs: your go-to guide to the best and longest-lasting scrubs that offer the same amount of comfort and protection.
These Will Be the Top Eco Wedding Trends This Year, According to Pinterest and Google Search DataHere's a look into the eco wedding trends of 2022!
These Sustainable Backpacks Are Cute and Eco-FriendlyWhether you're going on a hiking trip or if you're simply taking a day trip somewhere, finding a durable and sustainable backpack is imperative.
How to Create a Zero-Waste Makeup Routine: Everything You Need to KnowCreating a zero-waste makeup routine is easier than ever, since there are so many plastic-free makeup companies and products out there these days.
Upcoming Doc 'SLAY' Exposes Animal Cruelty in Leather, Fur, and Wool IndustriesThe new documentary SLAY aims to wake viewers up to the unethical ways the leather, fur, and wool industries treat animals, workers, and the environment.
Coastal Grandmother Clothing: How to Achieve the TikTok Aesthetic, SustainablyWhat is coastal grandmother, exactly? Here's our guide to the trend, and our best tips on how you can nail the clothing, aesthetics, and vibe — sustainably.