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Fashion, Misconceptions, Sustainability -

In a recent news article from Vox Media, Alden Wicker is bringing light to a large problem concerning the sustainability of the fashion industry. She starts the conversation about misinformation, or rather, an almost complete lack of credible, peer reviewed, proven accurate research. 

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Bioplastic, MarinaTex, New Innovation -

With the world waking up and taking notice of our huge plastic problem, bioplastics are being developed from numerous things. We have corn bioplastics and cactus bioplastics, but not yet a bioplastic developed from our own waste. Lucy Hughes is the first to combine her bioplastic ideas with our day to day waste, using fish scales that would otherwise end up in the trash.

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Care Guide, Fair Trade, How-To, Organic -

Terra Thread products are eco-friendly, stylish and built to last. It’s important to know how to care for and clean your Terra Thread products to keep them in pristine shape for years to come. If you use a Terra Thread backpack or tote, daily wear can be harsh, thus why it’s important to regularly clean your bag.

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Do you think before you buy? Research the product, the brand, the factory and the material? Do you know if the person who made your item was paid fairly? If you don’t already look into these things, October, Fair Trade Month, is the time to start. October is the time to spread the word about ethically and sustainably made products. Support Fair Trade companies and artisans this month and all months.   What is Fair Trade? Fair Trade is a solution of the problems farmers and workers face against quick and fast product demand. To Terra Thread, Fair Trade makes...

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Bees, Fair Trade, Organic -

Since the 1990s, bee population has been slowly declining on a global scale. In more recent years, concern is heightening as bee populations take a turn for the worst. Here are 5 ways you can help save the bees.

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