Ethical Shopping

Look And Feel Good In These High-End Ethical Fashion Brands

VULKAN Magazine | Posted 10.21.2016 | Canada Style
VULKAN Magazine

There once was a time when eco-friendly companies were hard to come by, but thankfully, we've seen an increase in ethical clothing options that are beneficial to the environment and the workers who make them! Here are 11 brands making waves in the realm of high-end, ethical fashion, that prove you don't have to compromise your morals for your love of style.

Ethical Commerce Is Going Mainstream In Canada

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.18.2016 | Canada Business

Ethical shopping is now forefront on consumers' minds.

This Report Gives Canadians A Way To Stop Supporting Child Labour

Debbie Wolfe | Posted 06.10.2016 | Canada Impact
Debbie Wolfe

Which companies are better at checking their chains for child and forced labour? And what are they doing to respond? World Vision's report helps answer many of these questions. By tracking supply chains of Canadian companies, the researchers identify which have a likelihood of being connected to child and forced labour.

Canadians May Unknowingly Support Child Labour: World Vision

CP | Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2016 | Canada Business

The organization has pushed the federal government to craft legislation for more than a year.

Two Weeks To Become A More Conscious Shopper

World Vision | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Impact
World Vision

While shopping, looking at my purchased items makes me wonder: Where were they made? Who made them? And under what conditions? However, it wasn't until recently that I reminded myself that perhaps the items I was purchasing for myself and my children were made by children themselves.

The Myth Of The Ethical Shopper

Huffington Post Highline | Posted 07.17.2015 | Canada Business

There’s this video that went viral earlier this year. On Berlin’s Alexanderplatz, a vending machine is selling plain white T-shirts for €2 each....

Hottest Purse Trends for 2014 (Think Vegan)

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 03.16.2014 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Bryce Dallas Howard and Rashida Jones were carrying gorgeous leather-free handbags at the Golden Globes. So, I asked Jill Fraser, founder of Jill Milan, a luxury vegan handbag company what she thinks are the hottest trends for spring 2014. She provided some great insights.

5 Ways To Shop Ethically

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2013 | Canada Impact

TORONTO - The tragic collapse of a Bangladeshi garment factory which has claimed more than 300 lives has brought renewed focus to the manufacturing pr...

How to Shop Consciously This Holiday Season

Ana Wang | Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada Living
Ana Wang

I strongly believe that if we were exposed to the whole life cycle of design, starting with inspiration, we would value what we own that much more. And then we would maybe spend more on what we value, and maybe we would keep our things for longer.