Flora Fibres Yarn shop specialises in vegan hand spun yarns, which are created from natural plant fibres and are all 100% animal free. All of their products are suitable for vegans, those with allergies to wool, and highly recommended to anyone looking to try something a little different in their crafting! Flora Fibres yarns are… Read More Flora Fibres Yarn: Amazingly vegan!
Natasja Fakkeldij was born in the Netherlands but she currently lives, works and cycles in beautiful Ireland. She grew up in a small village called Nisse where she had a neighbour who was a tailor, and who – without knowing – inspired Natasja and impulsed her love for textiles. But Natasja’s passion for textile is… Read More Happytasja: new bags from wasted clothes
We will dedicate the next few articles to some really great ethical and sustainable Etsy shops. We will start with the fashion and accessories category – you can find some great alternatives to mass produced fashion browsing through these shops. There is also an excellent choice of upcycled and vintage items as well… Happy ethical… Read More Our List of 12 Etsy Fashion and Accessories Shops You Should Visit
What Daisy Did, the ethical fashion accessories label was founded 3 years ago after Daisy and Ozric had spent several years working in event sustainability, they travelled to India and were inspired by the place, people and their ability to utilise waste in their daily lives. Their current collections are made from factory waste and… Read More Ethical, sustainable and stylish bags handmade in the UK
My name is Gabrielle and I am from Tucson, Arizona, USA. I am the sole owner of Desert Pearl Designs on Etsy and I specialise in upcycling men’s ties into unique fashion accessories. My upcycling of items comes from my love of nature and wildlife. Not only do I run this upcycling fashion business on… Read More Upcycling Vintage Silk Ties by Desert Pearl Designs
Some time ago Brittany of Pineal Vision Jewelry inquired about sustainable jean overalls in our Facebook group, I was intrigued by her journey which took her from following the latest fast fashion and style bloggers to shifting all her attention towards slow fashion and ethical bloggers. She tells her story here. I’ve always been very connected… Read More Mindset Shift: Going From Fast Fashion to Slow Living