Earth and Elle Journal

GATHERING A FEW OF 2019's LESSER KNOWN WINS FOR THE SUSTAINABLE FASHION WORLD

GATHERING A FEW OF 2019's LESSER KNOWN WINS FOR THE SUSTAINABLE FASHION WORLD

In 2020, most of us are aware about the woes of fast fashion. Simply look up "fast fashion" and you'll get a stream of activist media on it otherw...
FOLLOW UP; INTERNET DETOX

FOLLOW UP; INTERNET DETOX

“Time was empty and fluid. I remembered my love for drawing, art, reading and writing... Free of distractions, I felt like I could learn and think ...
GREEN COSMETICS OR NONE

GREEN COSMETICS OR NONE

I sometimes get asked where I get my makeup and if it is green/sustainable. The answer is yes! So I thought I'd tell you about my journey with make...
Internet detox, sustainable fashion blogger, mindful internet usage, ethical fashion blogger, the art of slow living

WHAT I LEARNT DURING AN INTERNET DETOX

We moved into our new little rural home in August, living without electricity for 2.5 months. When we finally got it in October, it didn't mean we...
LIVING WITHOUT ELECTRICITY FOR 2.5 MONTHS

LIVING WITHOUT ELECTRICITY FOR 2.5 MONTHS

  It was a chilly morning and a cloud had been caught in our valley. We were admiring the fog and the steam coming off our freshly tilled soil, in...
DECODING THE 'ECO' WARDROBE

DECODING THE 'ECO' WARDROBE

What is this word “Eco” that’s been seeping into the marketplace these days, and specifically in fashion? The word “eco” is like a big umbrella po...
EARTH AND ELLE MAKES ITS DEBUT AT THE GREEN VANITY

EARTH AND ELLE MAKES ITS DEBUT AT THE GREEN VANITY

As I learned more and more about the environmental, ethical and social impacts of the beauty industry, the lid came off the proverbial Pandora’s Bo...