The season of giving is in full swing! To celebrate, I've teamed up with TO THE MARKET to share some thoughtful gift ideas that give back because that's what the holidays are really about. I did some serious "window shopping" on their website and handpicked my favorite items, which just so happen to be eco-friendly, too!
The holiday season can be a wonderful time to support the growing number of small businesses and companies that are helping to make the world a better place. That's why I've rounded up several conscious gift ideas – from responsibly-made, handcrafted goods to products that make it easier to live more sustainably – so you can give a loved one (or yourself) a gift that does good this year.
There's a reason menswear staples have withstood the test of time. From classic silhouettes ... to durable fabrics ... to functional detailing, they're designed to be lived in. After realizing these must-have items were nowhere to be found in the women's clothing department, U.S. based clothing company, Tradlands, decided it was time to "borrow from the boys."
You know the saying, "One man's trash is another man's treasure"? The fashion industry is no stranger to trash, disposing of more than 90 million tons of solid waste per year, and accounting for 4 percent of all global waste. So where does all of this waste come from?