Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: Stories from the Past Month

last week... I haven't posted a round up of sustainability in style news pieces in nearly a month and with Earth Day in our rear view mirror, now its a fantastic time for the check in. "Reformation Launches Sustainable Shoe Collection with 11 Chic Summer Styles" by Brittany Talerico via People, May 14, 2019, accessed [...]

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: Brittany, founder of A Little Britt of Fun

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: Brittany, founder of A Little Britt of Fun

last week... Within the first few months of 2019, I found blogger Brittany at A Little Britt of Fun. Lindsay of A Cozy Stylist tweeted about one of Brittany's blog posts about living more sustainable, more specifically about 2019: The Year of Less. I immediately devoured the blog post and followed Brittany across social media. We discussed [...]

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: A Conversation with Jack L. Carlson of @RowingBlazers

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: A Conversation with Jack L. Carlson of @RowingBlazers

last week... Recently I discovered the Rowing Blazers End-of-the-Day Rugbies. I was immediately impressed with the resourcefulness and ingenuity of the brand. I reached out to the founder, Jack Carlson, to get his insight on sustainability and social responsibility. L - For those who do not know, you have a Ph.D. in Archaeology from Oxford. [...]

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: Lela Orr of Project Runway, @designerlela

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: Lela Orr of Project Runway, @designerlela

last week... Who else has been keeping up with the reboot of Project Runway on Bravo? I especially enjoy the addition of Christian Siriano and Karlie Kloss. The latter is easier to relate to than her predecessor; Heidi lost me circa 2009 when she stated that she found a little bit of an open back [...]

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: Stories from the Past Month

last week... This week, a round up of articles featuring sustainability in style: "How Sustainable Is Consigning Clothing? TheRealReal Is Glad You Asked" by Steff Yotka via Vogue, April 5, 2019, accessed online April 5, 2019 "Fashion backwards? H&M to trial sales of vintage garments" via Reuters, April 5, 2019, accessed online April 5, 2019 [...]

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: Michelle Valtas, @Mvaltas

last Sartorial Sustainability Sunday... This week I am excited to introduce Michelle Valtas. I initially connected with Michelle when I discovered her tweets about paring down. I am always impressed with anyone who pursues a more minimal lifestyle. In the effort of wanting to clear out my own clutter, I wanted to chat with someone [...]

Pack a Bag: Airlie, Part II

Pack a Bag: Airlie, Part II

read part I here... One of the strongest green initiatives of Airlie is the property's approach to sustainable agriculture. Not only is there on-site farm land but there is also a community garden. Inviting and integrating Airlie guests as well as locals, into the agriculture component not only facilitates time in the outdoors but also promotes healthy [...]

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: Attempting a (Temporary) Downsize

last... In yesterday's post, I shared my husband's and my big news regarding our move across the country. In a week's time, we will be on the road between Virginia and North Carolina, far away from the bed in which I am typing right now and far away from Philadelphia. We already started saying my [...]