Journal

Fair Trade Fashion: Your Guide to a More Humane and Eco-Friendly Closet

Fair Trade Fashion: Your Guide to a More Humane and Eco-Friendly Closet

Posted by Lauren Pezzullo, Editor for Modernize on 1st May 2017

When we talk about practices that are harmful to the planet, the coal refineries, plumes of exhaust, and polluted waterways of the fossil fuels industry probably come to mind first—and not the outfi …

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​Why You Should Decorate Eco Friendly in Every Room

​Why You Should Decorate Eco Friendly in Every Room

Posted by Alexa Collins, HomeLight on 1st May 2017

Eco friendly decor is, at its core, as good for you as it is for the earth. Natural, whole materials are devoid of toxic chemicals that are harmful to both you and the environment. Though you may asso …

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Fashion Revolution: Giving Back to our Artisans in Pakistan

Fashion Revolution: Giving Back to our Artisans in Pakistan

Posted by Eliza on 23rd Apr 2017

"I was very young when my parents moved to the refugee camp. Now I am married with three children. I learned to embroider from my mother and now she works full time. I am the sole supporter o …

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Thoughtful Materials

Posted by Eliza Bellock on 19th Apr 2017

Fair Trade Isn't Just For Hippies Anymore

Fair Trade Isn't Just For Hippies Anymore

Posted by Kirsten Dickerson on 28th Mar 2017

From the start, Raven + Lily followed fair trade principles, but we didn’t use the term fair trade very often in our marketing. We avoided it in the early stages because for many customers the term “ …

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