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Sustainability

Gift Tips and Tricks For a Less Wasteful Holiday Season

Gift Tips and Tricks For a Less Wasteful Holiday Season

It December which means social media is hemorrhaging gift ideas. I just find it very ironic that sustainability is morphing into a consumer frenzy (which you can read my thoughts about here). While some of the posts are actually really beneficial most of the time I’m […]

Does Couture Have to Be Sustainable Yet?

Does Couture Have to Be Sustainable Yet?

Growing up I fantasized about two things- New York City and fashion. Eloise at the Plaza lived my dream life, and Andy from the Devil Wears Prada had my dream job. Throughout middle school and high school, I liked being identified through the clothes that […]

11 Resources to Help You Make Ethical Purchases

11 Resources to Help You Make Ethical Purchases

A lot of the time people ask me how do you know if a company is sustainable. The truth is, it’s a long vetting process. As of right now, it takes me a while to find out whether or not everything a company is saying is […]

Friendly Reminder: Sustainability First and Foremost Means to Buy Less :)

Friendly Reminder: Sustainability First and Foremost Means to Buy Less :)

Ok, this wasn’t my plan for today. I had a whole different post scheduled for today, but my heart wasn’t in it this week. Maybe next week but for now I gotta get this off my chest. Before I begin I want to make something […]

Can Marketing Be Ethical?

Can Marketing Be Ethical?

As a marketing major, business ethics has been on my mind lately. I went into marketing because I decided I wanted a little more stability and flexibility in my career while still allowing some freedom to let my creative side soar. Those are tricky parameters […]

10 Sustainable Lifestyle Bloggers You Need To Follow Right Now

10 Sustainable Lifestyle Bloggers You Need To Follow Right Now

Last summer all of my free time was spent engrossed in articles by sustainable lifestyle bloggers. I was obsessed by all of the different options in sustainability and how it affects a variety of different industries and aspects of life. I learned the foundations of […]

What Are You Going to Do Now That You Know The Truth?

What Are You Going to Do Now That You Know The Truth?

A few days ago the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a report that exploded in the news. You can find the special report here, but to summarize we are on our way to making the Earth 1.5 degrees Celsius warmer which will […]

Different ways to Learn About Sustainability

Different ways to Learn About Sustainability

Ok, so this month I have decided to share all of my sustainability secrets with you all. This week I wanted to talk about all the different mediums you can access when learning about sustainability. I love reading articles either from bloggers or news sources, but […]

One Year Later- A Reflection on Fair & Fierce

One Year Later- A Reflection on Fair & Fierce

A year ago I started Fair & Fierce. As I began to learn more about sustainability, I couldn’t stop reading articles and blog posts. Through my research, I discovered a beautiful and stylish sustainable fashion, but it wasn’t always affordable. The other thing I had […]

Tips on How You Can Create Enviornmental Change

Tips on How You Can Create Enviornmental Change

Environmental change and activism have been on my mind recently. I read a stat on Insta that I couldn’t believe. I then searched the internet trying to confirm these facts, and after multiple news sights repeated these numbers, I knew I had to write about […]