Conscious brands and companies I think are having a positive impact with their sustainable and/or ethical practices.

This list is designed as a starting point with different options if you’re looking to shop more responsibly. I encourage you to still do your own research and make sure the products are right for you and the brands align with your personal needs, values and criteria.

Please note: this list contains affiliate links which give me a small % commission when you buy through them. You’re not only supporting great brands but your purchase also helps me create more content! :) See the my disclosure policy for more information on the use of affiliate links.

Alas (AUS)
All Sisters – swim (ESP)
Ecoalf – outerwear (ESP)
Elle Evans (AUS)
Liar the Label (AUS)
Mandala (DE)
Manduka – eKO yoga mats (EU)
Mymarini – swim (DE)
Odina – swim (US)
Patagonia (US)
Teeki (US)
Underprotection – swim (DK)
Yoga Democracy (US)

Aikyou (DE)
Anek. (DE, SWE)
Ayten Gasson (UK)
Azura Bay – multiple brands (CAN)
Baserange (FR)
Blue Canoe (US)
Boody (US)
Brook There (US)
Comazo | earth (DE)
Do You Green (FR)
Hessnatur (DE)
LaGirafeBleue (CAN)
Living Crafts (DE)

Luva Huva (UK)
Naja (US)
Nico (AUS)
Only Hearts (US)
Pact (US)
Pansy (US)
Style Saint (US)
Svala (US)
Swedish Stockings (SWE)
Underprotection (DK)
Uye Surana (US)
Woron (DK)

Angela Roi – purses (US)
A Wool Story – knit accessories (US)
Pachacuti – hats (UK)
Purple Mango (AUS)

JEWELLERY

Bang Bang Bijoux (CAN)
Novica (US)
Pyrrha (CAN)
Wild & Arrow (SWE)
Wild Fawn (UK)

SHOES

Ahimsa (BRA)
Allbirds (AUS)
Bhava (US)
Bourgeois Boheme (UK)
Ethletic (DE)
Nae (PRT)
Nicora (US)
Veja (FR)

Depop
eBay – look into the individual sellers!
Etsy – vintage
Mine & Yours (CAN)
Poshmark (US)
ThredUp (US)
Tradesy (US)
Vestiaire Collective

Avocado Store – furniture, decor & miscellaneous (DE)
Bambeco – home goods (US)
Boll & Branch – home textiles (US)
The Green Life – home, baby, beauty & health (US)
Greenvelope – digital cards and invitations
Grüne Erde – home, clothing, & beauty (DE)
Manufactum – home & miscellaneous (DE)
Novica – decor (US)
The Organic & Natural Paint Co. – paint (UK)
Our Green House – home & baby (US)
Sari Bari – home, baby, & accessories
Under the Canopy – home textiles (US)
VivaTerra – home, clothing & accessories (US)

FABRIC, SEWING & DIY

Offset Warehouse (UK)
Organic Cotton Plus (US)
Siebenblau (DE)

 

I have not personally purchased product from all these companies so these suggestions do not take into account things like quality, customer service, etc.

 

 

 

Resources

Dress with Less – a course to walk you through building your capsule wardrobe
How to Start a Blog – for those wanting to start a blog or recently started and feeling lost
Illumi – great beginner photography course
Lynda – I learned editing with them but there’s also lots of other courses
Simple Year – guided simplicity course
Sustainable Fashion Business – “start or grow a fashion business, in a sustainable and ethical way.”
Unschool – design/sustainability/change maker classes