New Year, New Capsule Wardrobe: 18 Of Our Favorite Ethically-Made Staples This Winter

A Sustainable Start To 2018

As we roll into the new year, we're all excited about a fresh start! And that includes a wardrobe refresh—especially with the colder temperatures sweeping the United States. Our inspiration this season is low-effort, high-impact pieces that feature stunning details like color, cut, or pattern. In addition to our classic neutrals, we've found ourselves drawn to pops of fresh reds and bold blues to brighten up these gloomy winter days.

These 18 high quality, ethically made staples will keep you warm, cozy, and stylish until springtime and beyond! These are the pieces we imagine ourselves wearing at least 30 wears and loving every time we do. If you’re embarking on a capsule for the first time, or are looking for further inspiration, check out Lee Vosburgh of Style Bee and Caroline Rector of Un-fancy for their work as well! Details below the images. Let us know your favorites!

Shirts & Sweaters

1. Atlas Top by Groceries Apparel, $68 | Made responsibly in USA, organic & sustainable materials
2. Judy Blouse by Amour Vert, $148 | Made in USA, nontoxic dyes & natural materials, zero waste
3. The Cashmere Crew by Everlane, $100 | Made responsibly, industry-leading transparency
4. Ella Floral Bamboo Top by Thought, £35 | Organic cotton & bamboo, sustainably made
5. Nanna Top by SiiZU, $55 | Made responsibly, sustainable materials
6. Snuggle Ikat Sweater from Bead & Reel | Fair trade artisan-made, organic cotton


7. Imogene Indigo by imogene + willie, $195 | Made in USA from American-made denim
8. Kana Corduroy Trousers by People Tree, $119 | Fair trade, 100% organic cotton
9. The Skinny - Angie Wash by ABLE, $128 | Fair labor, women's empowerment, B Corp


10. Off The Grid Trench Coat by Nau, $298 | Made with sustainable materials, gives back
11. The Beatrice Scarf by Krochet Kids, $68 | Artisan-made in Uganda, women's empowerment
12. Berkshire Jacket by Synergy, $145 | GOTS Certified Organic Cotton, fair wage production 


13. Nadira Necklace by Mata Traders, $32 | Fair trade, upcycled materials, women's empowerment
14. Fozi Foldover Clutch by ABLE, $118 | Fair labor, women's empowerment, B Corp
15. Convertible Bar Necklace by Same Sky, $125 | Handmade in Rwanda, women's empowerment

Shoes & Boots

16. The Chelsea Boot by Everlane, $235 | Made responsibly, industry-leading transparency
17. Editor Ankle Bootie by Bhava Studio, $249 | Handmade ethically in Spain, vegan & cruelty-free
18. Hobb Lace Up Vegan Boots by Beyond Skin, £110 | Handmade in Spain, PETA-approved vegan