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The items are mostly from ukay-ukay and her grandmother's wardrobe.
The concept of the “thrift flip” is becoming increasingly popular amongst fashionistas. For those who aren’t aware of it, it’s the process of upcycling used clothes into brand new items. Well, whether or not you’ve seen a ton of thrift flip videos
Here are 10 cute, sustainable, and locally-made dresses you need in your closet, stat!
There’s nothing like embracing your femininity with a good comfy dress. They are not only easy to wear, but they also make you look effortlessly chic and fresh. Dresses are also a nice go-to option for days when you don't know what
Upcycling your old clothes never looked this cool.
Closet cleanse is always a good practice. Ridding your wardrobe of things that don't fit or that you haven't worn in the past six months will not only save you precious space, but it will let you re-evaluate your personal taste, too.
Meet Jann Christian Bungcaras.
The Redress Design Award is a sustainable fashion design competition organized by Hong Kong-based NGO Redress. The prestigious contest brings together applications from 49 countries, and here’s some good news for you: A Filipino designer was accepted as one of the semi-finalists!Jann Christian
More and more YouTube channels are generating sustainable content.
There’s no denying that YouTube, like other social media platforms, is extremely influential, given its worldwide reach and the freedom it gives users to create their own content. This gives vloggers a substantial amount of power in their hands, especially those with
These brands are the real winners in the era of fast fashion.
In the era of fast fashion, it's easy to say that mass garment production has dominated the clothing industry at the expense of our environment's well-being. Zero-waste campaigns and eco-friendly practices come and go like fads, and we're left with a few
Thrift shopping with a twist!
Looking for ways to make your lifestyle more sustainable? One of the biggest generators of excess waste in the world is clothing. Not only does the process of making it often result in a lot of discarded material, but it's also an
The clothing company continues its new sustainable initiatives.
You often hear of fashion companies rethinking existing business models and updating to more sustainable options. The truth is most just follow the industry standard of using 30 percent recycled cotton which, granted, still makes a difference at the end of the
These classic pieces deserve a spot in your wardrobe.
Did you know that the fashion industry is one of the biggest contributors of waste around the world? We understand that it's a difficult issue to work around for those trying to live a more sustainable lifestyle—clothing is, after all, such a
Romanian designer Ancuta Sarca makes sustainable footwear and easier and chicer option.
Some think that one's taste in footwear is either black or white—one is either a high heel afficionado or a trainers gal. That's not if Ancuta Sarca has anything to say about it. The up-and-coming Romanian-born, London-based designer made her big debut
Start the new year right!
With the effects of the climate crisis becoming known to more people all over the world (especially since September's Global Climate Strike), it's undeniable that sustainability is one of, if not the primary factor to look for in brands. In fact, so
It's fashion with a purpose.
Sustainable brands are finally having a well-deserved moment in the fashion industry. Even for swimwear, you'll easily find brands fighting the good fight and pushing for a more environmentally-friendly approach—one of those is Kyst Swimwear.These days, where information and data are literally just one click away,
Bags, footwear, pet accessories, and more!
Years ago, social enterprises were a novelty that simply piqued the interest of consumers. Nowadays, such cause-driven businesses are so prolific that it's suddenly become the norm. This leaves consumers with a multitude of options, from well-established brands to promising newcomers. The
Shifting to live a sustainable life isn't done overnight, but Our Source will make it easy for you to choose an eco-friendly lifestyle.
Starting a sustainable lifestyle is no easy feat. A complete renunciation of one's way of life is needed, thwarting deeply-rooted ideals to make way for more eco-friendly habits. And if you're determined to fully committing to make the switch, online store Our Source
The company has been involved in sustainability since day one.
Perhaps due to the fact that its parent company is called Fast Retailing, many associate Japanese retail brand Uniqlo to fast fashion. The story goes that when Mr. Tadashi Yanai, president and CEO of Fast Retailing, was just starting the brand, he wanted
After a long hiatus from the fashion industry, Hindy comes back with a renewed vision of the stylish life.
There's a lot to talk about when it comes to sustainable fashion. For one, how do we know it is truly eco-friendly? Two, is it just a fad that's taking the spotlight for now? Three, is it a monotonous way of dressing
Mariton Villanueva is all for slow, hand-crafted clothing.
Mariton Villanueva wants fashion to go back to basic and all things au naturel, but she's not referring to the form of normcore minimalist aesthetic you're probably thinking right now. Mariton's vision of a stylish lifestyle includes wearing all things naturally made,
Find out how they make a pair of environmentally friendly kicks.
According to research, an estimated eight million tons of plastic enter our oceans each year, effectively and continuously suffocating our already depleting marine life. With this baffling number, every effort to keep this unwanted trash from our natural bodies of water counts,
These bags from local brand "Karga" will be your new everyday companion.
The local fashion industry is continuously flourishing, but with it comes a responsibility that we've long been ignoring. Now that we're becoming more and more aware of the excess involved in the production of clothes, many brands are slowly joining in the
Here's how they're making it happen!
With a branch in nearly every mall across the country, there's no doubt that local label Bayo is well-loved. They're widely known for their affordable dainty basics, ladylike separates, and that oh-so-nostalgic powder-fresh fragrance gently wafting about each store, but now, they've