Here is a list of brands I work with and want to feature for their sustainable and ethical practices, plus any discount codes that I can share with you.
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Everlane’s way is “exceptional quality; ethical factories; radical transparency.” They offer a range of classic styles that work for everyday, the office, or evenings.
Tradlands creates sustainably- and ethically-made, menswear-inspired basics for women. Use code EMILYLIGHTLY15 for 15% off your first order.
Kotn creates ethically-made, quality essentials from authentic Egyptian cotton. They are a certified B corporation.
ABLE is an ethical fashion brand that is challenging the fashion industry by employing, training, and empowering women. ABLE is committed to quality, both in their product and the lives of their employees. They offer a wide range of accessories like bags and shoes as well as some apparel.
Organic Basics puts sustainability at the core of their business and are on a mission to clean up the dirty fashion industry. They make low-impact, everyday basics such as undergarments, tees, athletic wear. Use the code EMLOBC3 to save 10% off your order (valid through Dec 15, 2019).
Frank & Oak
Frank and Oak carries a range of eco-friendly and sustainable styles for both men and women made using methods that minimize the impact on our planet.
Vetta creates mini capsule wardrobes made up of five versatile pieces that can be mixed and matched to create a month’s worth of outfits. They are committed to sustainable fabrics and responsible factories.
Boyish is a sustainable women’s denim line focused on quality, fit, and authentic washes. They work with ethical factories and use sustainable practices in their production processes, such as cutting their use of water and recycling all of their cutting waste.
SKYE is a small studio in San Francisco Bay Area founded by women who seek simplicity, mindfulness and intentional living.
Amour Vert is committed to making sustainable, versatile, and thoughtfully designed clothing that you can wear forever. The name means ‘Green Love’ in French, a symbol of their mission to create a healthier planet for future generations.
RE/DONE repurposes pre-loved, vintage Levi’s jeans as part of their movement to create sustainable fashion. Their jeans are manufactured in LA using water conserving methods and no harsh chemicals.
Nisolo’s vision is to push the fashion industry in a more sustainable direction. Their shoes are expertly designed, high quality, and stylish without compromising the planet or garment producers.
Alice + Whittles
Alice + Whittles creates functional yet elevated collections of footwear from natural and recycled materials.
Allbirds makes the most comfortable shoes ever (up to interpretation, but that’s my opinion!) They’re a certified B Corp that uses natural materials to make their shoes.
Mejuri works with top jewellers who commit to exceptional craftsmanship and ethical practices, to produce quality essentials. They are my top destination for dainty gold jewelry that is wearable for everyday but still feels special. Shopping through my link gets you 10% off your purchase!
O My Bag
O MY BAG creates eco-friendly leather goods that have a positive impact in the communities where they are made in India. I was gifted the Lucy in cognac classic leather.
Baggu is most well-known for its re-usable shopping bags, which are made from 40% recycled nylon sourced from pre-consumer waste.
Nordgreen creates high-quality, timeless watches. The minimalistic, timeless Danish design of these watches really speaks to me as I am half Danish on my father’s side. Every watch purchased at Nordgreen supports one of three social projects run by Cool Earth, Pratham, and Water For Good. Use the code EMILYL15 for 15% off your order!
Follain is a healthy beauty online destination. Their thoughtfully curated portfolio of safe skincare, hair care, and cosmetic products are all highly effective and free of harmful toxins.
Skylar is creating a new world of fragrance by using clean, conscious ingredients to craft beautiful, innovative and hypoallergenic fragrances. I wear the scent Isle as my daily perfume.
Home & Lifestyle
SOL Organics creates affordable, fair trade, 100% organic cotton bed and bath products with integrity.
Public Goods is a membership-based virtual store that offers everything from beauty and personal care to zero-waste goods and groceries. They make affordable, minimalist products that are healthy for you and for the planet.
Stylebook is the app I use to organize my closet, plan my capsule wardrobes, and create outfits. I’ve been using it for years and I can say it’s been a great investment and super helpful resource for me on my slow fashion journey.