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A closer look: Robe Coat

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For our Third edition of A Closer Look, I decided to talk about the Robe Coat A little sustainable fashion fact, Hemp is one of the most eco-friendly fibers because of how it is grown and produced (less water, pestisides, etc) and it's also naturaly antibacterial!For this garment I used one of my favorite Hemp (55%) & Organic Cotton (45%) blend fabrics. I love this blend because both these fibers are really similar but they have slight little differences so by blending them together at almost equal values - we really get the best of both worlds. Because Hemp actually...

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A closer look: Key Maxi Dress

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Hey everyone!If you missed our last post - I introduced a new blog series called 'A closer look' where I will be talking more in depth about the story of styles of our collections and teaching you about sustainable fashion as well as vegan fashion. Looking at how things are made and what they are made of is a great way to learn what to look for when you are shopping for vegan clothing brands or sustainable fashion - and no know the difference between what is real and what is green washed.A lot of companies now know that sustainability...

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A closer look:Aces Dress

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I'm starting a new little blog series called 'A closer look' - I have so many things to talk about when it comes to the clothing I make but I don't want to bore you in the product description. So here's a little supplemental reading about the clothes of our collection! :) The first one ever will be on the Aces Dress ! The Aces Dress is made from a 100% Tencel fabric in Navy blue. What is Tencel you may ask? Tencel is a half natural/ half man-made fibre - its one of the most sustainable materials out there! The natural part...

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Hawai'i part 3

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One of my favorite things about Hawai'i is the diverse landscape. You can go from lush forests and mountains, to dry patches of cacti, to bright blue wavy oceans. All of my favorite things :) Here I'm wearing the Cover Kimono with the Every Tank (part of our next collection) and a linen skirt I found in my mum's closet that she doesn't wear anymore. I'm also using my Shibori Tote as a purse - this one is the sky color, now sold out. But we still have one left in Golden Sands!  

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Hawai'i part 2

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Hawaii was so great, we spent one week in Maui and one in Oahu. Our trip was basically beach hopping for snorkeling and swimming with some hiking mixed in.Here I'm wearing the Antoinette Dress! (which is now sold out!)I tried to take some photos without my sunglasses on but my eyes are so sensitive I couldn't keep them open! hahahah I have lots of info to share! If ever anyone needs some info on traveling in Hawaii, I would be happy to share! Dont be shy :)

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