We call them provocateurs for good…
whether it be their cause alignment and giveback model, or their commitment to making sustainable and ethical products,
we put a spotlight on these brands with PURPOSE.
Goody bags are a tradition that little kids have come to expect, and love, at birthday parties. But as parents, it’s hard to love the candy and little plastic toys that clutter our homes and eventually, end up in the landfill.
Spring and summer are popular seasons for tying the knot, so chances are there’s a wedding on your calendar, or maybe you’re even planning one for yourself. Weddings are often built on the foundation of traditions, with perhaps the most iconic tradition being the diamond ring.
After years spent in Corporate America, working on some pretty large global brands like Johnson & Johnson, Naomi Furgiuele felt it was time to make a direct impact on the lives of women -- from creating an instant bond and connection point for women, to providing the same opportunities for all women to be educated, Naomi launched clean skincare brand, Nuria -- a result of combining these two insights into one dream.
We believe in brands that are healthy for our bodies and our planet, so we’ve rounded up some of our favorites to help inspire your skincare routine for spring.
We’ve rounded up some of our favorite brands for littles that are doing amazing things in the world - and highlighted some of our favorites which make great baby shower, new mom and birthday gifts.
This March 22nd is World Water Day, a day dedicated to educating people about the water crisis around the globe, so we’ve rounded up some of our favorite feel-good products that support the availability of clean, safe water for all.
Having not even met Jacq (yet!) in person, I wholeheartedly believe and know she is one of those people you just want to be around. Everything about her emanates goodness.
Green fashion is having a moment on the red carpet. Thanks to initiatives like the Green Carpet Challenge and Red Carpet Green Dress, celebrities are shining a spotlight on the need for sustainability.
Flowers and chocolates make fine gifts, but it’s not too late to drop a hint to your Valentine -- or treat yourself to something a bit more special. This Valentine’s Day, we’re feeling the love for jewelry that makes a strong statement, and sculptural, bold pieces from Millapani are at the top of our V-Day wishlist.
This Valentine’s Day, give the gift of glowing skin with Kerstin Florian’s ANDA® line -- a curated collection of natural and organic skincare dedicated to the memory of Kerstin’s late daughter, Charlene Florian.
Don’t know about you, but when we watch the Grammy’s, we’re as much into the music as we are the fashion. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite pieces from these conscious and cause-related brands to inspire a rockstar-worthy look, so you can celebrate music’s biggest night (February 10th) in style.
By this time in January, we’re dreaming of tropical beaches and poolside drinks. Luckily, there’s still time to plot your escape from the cold. To spark your wanderlust even more, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite sources for high-quality, high-style pieces crafted in partnership with artisans -- you’ll not only look good, you’ll feel good by supporting communities around the world.
Most of us style seekers have witnessed the massive transformation of the fashion industry over the past decade. Our friends-filled mall outings have been replaced by solo, virtual moments.
Sometimes we feel so small in the world, and don’t see how we, as individuals, have the power to make a change. But, the beautiful thing about our tightly connected global society is how much power we actually have. Our small acts can affect people immediately -- no matter where they are in the world.
Just like adding earrings to an outfit, one of our favorite ways to refresh the vibe of a room in our home is with accessories. Imani Collective offers artisan made homewares that deliver a special touch for every room in the house. Shop some of our favorites that are sure to warm up your home this winter!
2018 was a strong year for innovative social good brands -- I was impressed by so many, and remain in awe of the new thinking and looks that pop up each year! Welcome 2019…with some recently launched conscious brands, up and comers, and super newbies we are so excited to share with you!
Whether you love making New Year’s Resolutions or prefer an ongoing evolution, the beginning of the year is a great time to start new, make things fresh, and get moving. We tapped into Jenny Redford, pilates teaching mama, to share some of her tips on how to kick off the new year and get moving!
The New Year is a time for letting go of what’s no longer serving you – may we suggest it be the tired, dry, dull skin of 2018 we’ve all been donning for the last few weeks? Resolve to reevaluate your skincare regimen going into 2019.
Pretty sure we speak for everyone when we say the Holiday season can be a bit crazy and it can be hard to figure out that perfect gift for everyone on your list. The good thing is, most people just want something thoughtful.
If you’re a little late to the card-sending game this holiday season, we see no problem with this whatsoever - - New Year’s cards are all the rage these days, so consider yourself lucky! You can do some good while spreading some cheer and wishing a Happy New Year with the help of Paper Culture, a leading changemaker in the card industry.
The best way to instill values into our children? Lead by example. One more way to do this around the holidays is to consider gifts that you can talk about and what they mean to you, them and the people the gift is helping. Here, LA-based Publicist and busy mama of two, Priscilla Vega shares a few of her favorite holiday picks for raising a do-gooder!
As busy moms, we appreciate fashion that keeps up with us, from mom-on-the-go mode to a much needed date night, and everywhere in between. Layer on the added element of fashion finds from a brand that makes a positive environmental and social impact, produces eco-friendly and sustainable pieces in a 100% solar powered factory, and supports the rebuilding of the entire workforce and economy in all of Haiti…well, we’re sold.
From subtle to statement-making, Rock Road Jewelry has the perfect pieces to step up your jewelry game for the holidays and beyond. This up-and-coming brand is all about high-quality, unique jewelry that won’t blow your budget.
Even a dozen years since “Blood Diamond” took the issue mainstream, diamond mining still has major issues. For example, smuggled diamonds from Central African Republic are funding a brutal civil war there, and experts say there’s no way to guarantee that they don’t end up in your jewelry box. Even in stable countries, diamond mining is linked to child labor, slavery and environmental degradation.
Consider this your stress-free holiday photo shoot outfit guide for the kids. We’ve got you covered with some of our favorite color-coordinated outfit inspo for the littles, and in our new favorite color...indigo.
With holiday party invitations being signed, sealed and delivered as we write, there’s no time like the present to spotlight socially-conscious companies that craft thoughtful luxuries. Instead of grabbing your go-to bottle of wine (still a great gift, of course), think about letting your heart lead the way this season.
As we near the holiday season, and our schedules get even busier, it’s the perfect time to curate a capsule of go-to pieces that will take you from the office and holiday parties, to festive weekends with the family and everywhere in between.
We love how this inspiring changemaker (and beauty master) uses the word “simple” to describe her anything-but-simple business strategy.
Indego Africa is a nonprofit organization that supports women in Rwanda and Ghana through economic empowerment and education programs in business management, entrepreneurship, literacy, and technology.
jane iredale is a certified cruelty-free cosmetics brand, recognized by both Leaping Bunny and PETA for their voluntary commitment to no animal testing at every stage of product development and manufacturing.