Ethical fashion blogger and social media management firm founder Marielle Elizabeth is dedicated to making the slow fashion community more inclusive, calling attention to the inadequacies of being a plus size person, taking up space, and representing a body type so often omitted in the sustainable/ethical fashion movement.Read More
When my brother told me about the area (Little Five Points) he would buy all of his costumes and 70s gear from—I knew this would be my first stop each time I visited. See my top vintage and secondhand clothing picks, most located in Little Five Points.
All shops are saved to this Atlanta Good Finds Google Maps List to use on your upcoming Georgia visit.Read More
See my top learnings from The Sustainable Fashion Forum. Learning #1—There are a lot of badass women who are going to make some big changes to the fashion status quo this year.Read More
Krystle loves a good hashtag. She uses them to showcase how she plays with her love of retro vintage and design.
Take #StyleAndTheBartCart where she creates themes for her bar cart and matching retro vintage outfits.Read More
Journey back to the middle school halls as I count down my favorite pre-teen and teen trends. (Bowl cuts not included.) And in case you want to relive these memories—in a fun, ethical way—check out the links to sustainable options.Read More
When I think of French fashion I think of the couture houses—Chanel, Christian Dior, Givenchy—you know, the places most of my wardrobe is from….jk.
Luckily, there are reasonably-priced places that also care how clothes are made.Read More
Even though Abby spends her days at Apple, you will never find her in one signature “uniform” look. “One day I might channel a 90s streetwear look, and the next I may be inspired by 70s office secretaries…I love to experiment with trends and styles and themes and decades.”Read More
Leigh of Pink Vintage Heart describes her style as, “A bit eclectic at times and very vintage and retro at times. My outfits are as colorful as possible but ultimately grandma chic. “ GRANDMA CHIC. Yes, I am screaming.Read More
Csilla likes ethical and sustainable fashion, minimalism, cruelty-free and vegan makeup, and the 90s cartoon “Captain Planet and the Planeteers”. She named her blog, The Pretty Planeteer, after the five Planeteers in the cartoon.
See what steps Csilla takes to unleash her sustainable superpowers.Read More
Gabriëlle Koster brings conscious and sustainable choices to her fashion, food, and travel. Check out the Amsterdam-based freelance writer and editor’s favorite brands and tips for bringing sustainable bohemian style into your closet…and the rest of your world too.Read More
Palm Springs is more than a place your grandparents live (which does make it pretty cool already) or a place to see Beyonce or Haim once a year (also cool).
Seer my top Palm Springs vintage and consignment clothing picks.Read More
Get to know the Miami-based sustainable stylist and read her step-by-step guide on how to find your personal style and build a closet you love. The stylist knows what she is doing. (But seriously Lauren, you should patent this personal style stuff!)Read More
I love the architecture (go on a Chicago River architectural tour), the food (especially if you are a meat eater—The Publican, Portillo’s), and the sports (okay, the last one I tried really hard on… Go Cubs!), and the city’s celebration of local midwest designers at stores across the city. Check out this list of my favorites.Read More
I’m excited! I’m welcoming my good friend Kate Donahue as Thoughtful Flamingo’s first guest writer.
She did a pretty cool thing recently—she spent 90 days away from work to get to know her passions passions. Lucky for us one of her newest passions includes vintage clothing in Madrid. Kate, take it away…Read More
Katya Moorman mixes thrift, vintage, and current brands spotlighting sustainability and activism (discover Pyer Moss if you haven’t already), to create her punkish-glamour style. Check out her favorite items in her closet and how—via humor and some fabric paint—she made them her own.Read More
I want to go shopping with Karissa, aka Black Manhattan. By day she manages cases at an insurance agency, and by night and weekend she styles, curates, and sells her vintage and secondhand clothing. Check out her items for sale, her closet, and her preloved tips.Read More
Want to have more clothes you love, but less clothes overall in your closet? Twenty-two-year-old Austrian environmental student and blogger Livia van Heerde shares how it's done. (Warning: It takes time to build this wardrobe. But it's worth it—for you and the environment.)Read More
In honor of this spooky day, I just spent an hour looking through 10+ years of my Facebook photos to reveal some scary memories of costumes past. I’ve counted down some lazy duds to some more fun attempts, ranked using three factors—sustainability, humor, and creativity.Read More
My grandma Genevieve Rosen was not impressed I wore jeans and an old Chicago Bulls t-shirt to our family brunch last month. “Put your sweater on before we get out of the car.” my grandma said.
Read more about her rally cry to have us all not dress like slobs, why well-made clothes matter, and what decade’s fashion she misses the most.Read More
I’m glad you stumbled on this article because that may mean you have plans to go to Mexico City very soon. Not the case? I hope this post helps do some convincing.Read More