by Sade Korbieh

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When you love the Earth, you love yourself! This is why for this edition of Etherealism, I am dedicated to bringing awareness to websites that are not only sustainable but make your life better. Especially because I know how hard it can be to find the resources yourself!

Clothing Brands

1. The Green Labels

The Green Labels is an online shop & Marketplace focused on helping you find sustainable fashion and beauty products. So far they have partnered with over 40+ brands to help consumers shop based on their values such as veganism, clean processing, local shops, and waste reduction.

2. Sustainable Men's Clothing Brands

An ethical brand directory that helps men find eco-friendly clothing companies.

3. ThreadUP

ThreadUP is an online thrift store that allows people to buy and sell their clothing.

4. Good on You

Good on You is a brand directory that rates clothing companies based on how sustainable the company is.

5. Sustain Your Style

This is a comprehensive eco review of the different textiles (materials) out there and which ones to use and avoid.

Resources to Learn About Sustainability

1. Drawdown

Project Drawdown is a nonprofit organization that seeks to help the world reach “Drawdown”— the future point in time when levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere stop climbing and start to steadily decline.

2. Grow Your Own Creations

Teaches you how to grow your own homemade products using Mycelium.

3. Environmental Impact of Fast Fashion

Learn about the environmental impact of fast fashion from our very own Editor In Chief, Elisa Thelvarik.

4. Sustainability Course

A great course on how to think about sustainability and fashion when working in the industry.

5. Measure Your Sustainability

An interactive site that explains how your choices impact the environment. It also gives simple tips on becoming more eco-friendly.

Activism

1.Pay Up Fashion

Sign the Petition to hold brands accountable and build a fair future for garment workers in 7 Actions.

2. Fight Food Waste

Connects families and households with restaurants to get unsold foods at a discount.

3. Meet The Designer Making Your Clothes

Live events that allow consumers to listen to designers across the world talk about their experience in the industry.

4. Clean Clothes Initiative

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