Eco friendly Fabrics for Your Spring Wardrobe

Are you trying to find eco friendly fabrics for your spring wardrobe?  Clothes are one of those basic necessities that people just can't live without. There are so many choices when it comes to fabrics that it can be a bit overwhelming to understand. When you are shopping for your spring wardrobe, here are a few eco friendly fabrics to keep in mind. While the prices may be a bit higher than traditional clothing lines, you usually get much more wear out of a high quality piece of clothing when compared to their cheaply made counterparts. Buy a … [Read more...]

Eco Friendly Fashion: The right choice can reduce your Carbon Footprint

Every once in a while, my husband comes to me with an idea that he thinks I need to blog about.  He is very helpful when it comes to my blogging inspirations!  He recently came across an article about fashion designers who are trying to reduce their environmental impact by creating eco friendly fashion styles including shoes, clothes, and accessories.  There are a ton of eco friendly fashion companies on the web but this article really focused on the big name brands going green.  Designers are coming up with all sorts of ideas, some of which … [Read more...]

How to Care for Leather Boots Naturally

Can you picture in your mind the look, feel and smell of real leather?  There is something so perfect about a new pair of leather boots.  And then after a bit of wear and tear, they are no longer so magical looking.  Now they just look old and tired.  But, women's leather boots are not cheap so replacing them frequently just isn't going to happen.  I got my first and only pair a few years ago and they are definitely showing their age.  I want to clean them up a bit and have been looking into how to clean leather boots but some of the products I … [Read more...]

Full figured fashion styles hit the runway at Macy’s #MacysEvents

This fashion post was sponsored by Macy's and SheSpeaks but all opinions expressed here are my own.When I was growing up, my mom was always on one diet or another.  She drank a lot of diet soda and ate a lot of celery.  But, she also ate too much chocolate and liked to spend too much time reading instead of exercising.  Thus, she was always in a constant battle against her weight...never as thin as she wanted to be but not quite able to do anything about it.  She NEVER invested money in nice clothes because her weight was always fluctuating … [Read more...]

Eco Conscious Clothing Choices and Staying Warm with Horny Toad

This post about eco conscious clothing choices was inspired by a product I received from Horny Toad at no charge but all opinions expressed are my own.With the weather finally staying cool most days here in the south, I can finally start setting aside the tank tops and shorts and taking inventory of my fall clothing.  While I don't buy a new wardrobe every season, I find that I usually need to invest in one or two things to round out the closet.  I try to make it a "one in, one out" sort of system...find one item that needs replacing and … [Read more...]