The Weekly

A staff-curated selection of what we’re reading, where we’re going and what we’re eyeing. Updated weekly.

Weekly

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Week of 9/18

WOC representation in sustainable fashion: Why the stakes are even higher | Aditi Mayer

British Airways partners with Velocys for sustainable fuel | Business Traveller

How to have an eco-friendly holiday | Evening Standard

Beauty brands go to Washington | Vanity Fair

Introducing: Slow Fashion Festival | CityMag

Why tech will play an increasing role in the future of fashion | Darling Mag

How I detoxed my closet (and didn’t go broke) | ProjectJUST

6 innovative alternatives to leather | Good On You

Creating a movement around charitable giving | Conscious Magazine

The 4 books every social entrepreneur should read | Forbes


Week of 9/11

Ethical fashion doesn’t have to be crunchy | Fashionista

The denim line that has a 44,000-person wait list is finally here | PEOPLE

3 organic, fair-trade alternatives to coffee | Sierra

The eco-friendly home with no heating that will save 9,000 trees | The Independent

Mars to invest $1 billion in a sustainability plan to fight climate change | CNBC

On being vehicles for good | Darling Mag

Meet 16 designers showing at NYFW for the first time | Fashionista

West Elm’s new fall catalog embraces fair-trade | Lonny

An ethical blazer: The one essential work piece that won’t date | Good On You

Sub-contracting in the global supply chain | ProjectJUST


Week of 9/4

Want to give to Harvey victims? 5 things to consider first | Fast Company

Successful eco-friendly farmers highlight the need for policy change | The Wire

Organic Doritos, Whole Foods, and the meaning of healthfulness | Forbes

Europe’s 10 best cities for an eco-friendly vacation | Treehugger

How fair is our food? | New York Times

Brewing a more sustainable planet | National Geographic

What is a triple bottom line business? | Yellow Co

The future of sustainable fashion might just be in San Jose, Costa Rica | Vogue

The best states for female entrepreneurs | Inc

What to do when you don’t feel stylish | Darling Mag


Week of 8/28

Helping social entrepreneurs have impact and create global change | HuffPost

3 ways to persuade your employer to give back corporately | Yellow Co

Did you know sweatshops exist in the UK? | Vogue UK

Sustainability starts with your wardrobe | euronews

12 all-natural skincare brands that actually work | Bustle

6 ways to make your dorm room more eco-friendly | USA Today

The unique strategy used by Trades of Hope that’s changed 42,000 lives | Darling Mag

Why Americans need to take more vacation days | The Cultureist

How much more should consumers pay for ‘Made in America’ apparel | Forbes

Where to buy ethically-made furnishings for the conscious New Yorker | DNAInfo


Week of 8/22

Lessons for social entrepreneurship from the people making a real impact | Entrepreneur

What does it actually mean to shop ethically? | Racked

This grocery store put a 25,000 square foot organic garden on its roof | Geek.com

Guatemalan artisans are going after thousands of items for copyright infringement | Fashionista

Could your creative career benefit from a no? | Darling Mag

Everything you need to know about trans-seasonal dressing | Good On You

The 7 best organic face masks | The Independent

Organic fashion line reinvents ethical manufacturing | WWD

10 ethical fashion pieces you’ll need for autumn | Pebble Mag

Here’s how MIT is backing African entrepreneurs | Disrupt Africa


A T T E N D 


Week of 9/18

8th Annual Organic Week
Canada | Sept 16 - 24

Social Enterprise Summit
Los Angeles, CA | Sept 18 - 20

EcoSessions: FashionXClimate
New York City | Sept 20

Los Angeles Green Festival Expo
Los Angeles, CA | Sept 23

Sustainable Fashion Show Brunch + Fashion Show
San Francisco, CA | Sept 24

SHE Day LA
Los Angeles, CA | Sept 30

Global Citizen Festival
New York City, NY | Sept 30

Fair Trade Comes To Hollywood
Los Angeles, CA | Sept 30

The Fall Fashion Forum
Pasadena, CA | Oct 7

SOCAP17
San Francisco, CA | Oct 10 - 13

CGI U 2017
Boston, MA | Oct 13 - 15

Sustainable Supply Chain Summit
London, UK | Oct 16 - 17

Net Impact Conference
Atlanta, GA | Oct 26 - 28

Insight into the Ethical Fashion Market
London, UK | Nov 1

Travel+Social Good Summit
New York City, NY | Nov 16 - 17

Green Living Expo
Ft. Lauderdale, FL | Dec 2 - 3

The Heart Series (2018)
Los Angeles, CA | Feb 15 - 16, 2018
Use coupon code 2018GOODTRADE for 20% off any level ticket!

Devex World (2018)
Washington, D.C. | June 12, 2018

 

B R O W S E 


Week of 9/18

Inika Cosmetics’ organic + vegan Lip Glaze in Cherry

Bodhi + Birch’s award-winning Rosemary and Himalayan Detox Salt Scrub

Akola Jewelry’s Dallas bracelet, supporting 2 women with this purchase

Boden’s Vanessa Woven Mix Sweater with ivory + lace

Carlie Ballard’s Traveller Pants with peach stripes


Week of 9/11

Accompany Us’ Maritza blush pullover to keep warm this fall

Matt & Nat’s Fall 2017 Gloria bag in Henna

Hand In Hand’s Sea Salt sugar scrub for the perfect bath

Nicole Bridger’s Wisdom Blazer ethically produced in India

Po-Zu’s Jules in off-white fitting for any season


Week of 9/4

Pour Moi’s Temperate Day Cream, scientifically-created based on climate - ideal for mild temperatures

Saya Designs’ Barrette handcrafted from recycled wood, perfect for medium to long hair

Yumajai’s ethically-sourced Ebarijani earrings, made with Swarovski crystals and 24k gold

The Fabric Social’s Gen V cropped top to add to your capsule collection

Launching this week: Everlane’s new Denim collection, starting 9/7


Week of 8/28

MATTER’s Wideleg pants in champagne, made from Indian crepe silk

A Wool Story’s sustainably-made one-of-a-kind rope necklace

Haute Hope’s Elisha gift box comprised of ethically-made products

Kestan’s Adelia wrap-top for autumn

Genetic Los Angeles’ high-waist skinny crop jeans


Week of 8/22

Par En Par’s effortless culottes for summer-to-fall wear

Bakari’s Volcano Necklace handmade in Spain

Whimsy + Row’s wrap top for warm August and September days

10 Degrees Cooler’s calming and Cleansing Balm for an overnight mask

Coco Colectivo’s light and simple Moroccan rug