If you need to get cracking on your holiday shopping, check out these sustainable, fair trade, and eco-friendly brands. Your friends and family will love the unique items, and you’ll get the added benefit of protecting the environment or giving back to communities worldwide.
Sick of having a closet full of clothes but nothing to wear? (Us, too.) There’s a great new way to unload your old duds and find some new wardrobe staples: closet swaps. We’ll show you where to find them—and how to host your own!
Shopping for a new fall wardrobe? Consider a few fabulous pieces from the ethical shopping collection our style columnist has put together. Each of the companies represented is either eco-conscious, organic, or free trade, or its sales support an important mission.
Barely in her early 20s, Pamela Gonzales survived a month-long coma and decided to trade in her psychology major for a career in fashion design. Read on for her inspiring story (and get a sneak peek at her gorgeous collection!).
Our style columnist Meredith is finishing up her summer internship in Uganda by giving us a tour of her favorite places in her hometown, Lugazi. Check out the best places to stop if you ever travel to Lugazi!
Our style columnist Meredith has encountered some surprising cultural differences during her summer internship in Uganda. Here she shares some of the most important ones to know before you travel there yourself.
A month and a half into her summer internship in Uganda, our style columnist Meredith has learned a few things about the country’s culture, language, and food. She’s also figured out what to wear—and it’s not what she originally expected.
Our style columnist Meredith is spending the summer in Uganda, working with non-profit Musana Jewelry and giving us a peek into her amazing experience. See how she spends an average day—cold showers, meetings, eventful taxi rides, and more!
Thinking about traveling to the developing world? Our style columnist, Meredith, is spending three months in Uganda, and she’s here to give us the must-pack essentials.
Our style columnist Meredith Duncan is headed to Uganda this summer to pursue an internship, and she’ll be sharing everything she’s learning along the way. First up, her tips for getting ready for an internship or volunteer opportunity abroad.