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iStock/Ekaterina_Chebotareva The wait is over, for the expert in predicting color trends, Pantone, has released its much-anticipated color of the year, and it’s Ultra Violet, a shade leaning more toward the true purple or blue-violet spectrum, rather than a red-leaning merlot. Said to represent a mystical ideology indicative of the cosmos, including “the intrigue of…

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It’s that time of year again–you know, when it’s better to give than to receive–and there’s no greater way to get the ball rolling this holiday season than by observing America Recycles Day on November 15th. Started by the National Recycling Coalition back in 1997, the day was created with the intention to raise awareness…

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Photo courtesy of Pinatex/Instagram Years ago, vegan or faux leather clothing and accessories were stigmatized as lesser quality products. The cheap and often times tacky looking material was a poor alternative to the real thing, and even ethical vegans found it difficult to give up their leather shoes and accessories for lack of quality, cruelty-free…

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Photo by Ashim D’Silva on Unsplash The myth that vegan coats and jackets are unattractive and outdated has long been dispelled by conscientious and fashion-forward designers. Thanks to trendsetters, like Stella McCartney and Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart, cruelty-free fashion is becoming a normalized and expected part of the fashion world. With that in mind, we hope…

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image via Andressa Voltolini / Unsplash Folk fashion runs deeper than its aesthetic. As a craft focused on handmade clothing, the focus on sustainability is something we can all benefit from. “Like it or not, we are all engaged in the fashion system,” says Amy Twigger Holroyd, author of “Folk Fashion: Understanding Homemade Clothes.” And…

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