Circular purses made with woven textiles and leather.
Fashion

Ethical Cyber Monday

I’m not encouraging you to buy stuff just to buy stuff. My struggle with wanting to buy stuff but wanting to pare down is the reason I started this blog. However, if you’re in the mood for shopping and looking for ethically-made, (hopefully) long lasting items, here are some brands I like (or have been curious about) having Cyber Monday and holiday sales.

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Everlane High Rise Skinny Jeans, as worn by a model.
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I Tried Everlane’s High-Rise Skinny Jeans

In September, Everlane started selling jeans, which makes a lot of sense for a brand known for basics. It’s a wardrobe staple a lot of us can’t live without. But it took them two years to source a factory for their denim because they were searching for an environmentally-friendly factory.

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Bras hanging on hangers at Uniqlo.
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The $20 Wireless Bra from Uniqlo. Too Good to be True?

As you may know from my post about ThirdLove, I’m on the search for the perfect bra. The $68 ThirdLove Classic T-shirt Bra, while comfortable, ultimately didn’t work because the straps kept falling down. So why not take a look at the other end of the spectrum and check out this Uniqlo Beauty Light Wireless Bra, which costs just $19.90?

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Closeup of blue jeans with Holé button cover.
Fashion

Holé Button Cover Review

Earlier this year, I reviewed some Everlane T-shirts and noticed that one of them had a small hole at the bottom in the front. This is not the first time a shirt has developed a hole in this area. Perhaps it had something to do with my jeans. Was the button on my jeans rubbing my T-shirt? Well, there’s a solution for that. A company out of the UK called Holé makes silicone button covers.

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