Kaitlyn Anderson, Cornell University
Some people are saying goodbye to gold and hello to this ‘second-place’ precious metal.
Maria Merlo, Eastern Michigan University
Maybe you want to pick up a hook, or maybe you just wanted someone to talk you out of clicking ‘buy’ on that crocheted crop top. Here is how you can craft with a clear conscience.
The jewelry industry is not as sustainable as one may think, and it has many lasting, deadly effects on workers and our environment.
Liana Sameth, Pace University
These distinct foam shoes became a trend years ago and now they’re a trend again. But what does this mean for sustainable fashion?
Karen Lu, Yale University
For lovers of creative video editing, fashion runway shows, Vogue editorials, Gucci films, thrifting and DIY and clothes styling, look no further for your next inspiration.
Beth Jordan, Aquinas College
Greenwashing companies and influencers have made it seem like an environmentally-friendly lifestyle is out of reach for the average person. Here are some easy, everyday solutions.
Alice Murphy, University of Maryland, College Park
With the fashion industry being one of Earth’s biggest polluters, designers must now turn to the future of sustainability — and it might just be growing in your backyard.
Look good while helping out the planet.
Reem Farhat, Fordham University
By creating an inclusive community with justice at the forefront of their mission, the organization is changing the face of environmentalism.
Madelyn Haasken, Bemidji State University
Sustainable fashion that’s budget-friendly can be hard to find, but these brands offer eco-friendly clothing, swimwear and jewelry at a reasonable price.
Katherine Brand, University of Michigan
Reselling thrifted items for outrages prices is contributing to the gentrification of thrift stores, harming those who rely on cheaper prices.
Asha MacKay, Wellesley College
It’s easy to get caught up in ‘green’ advertising. Here’s how to weed out companies that use environmentalism as a brand without putting it into practice.
Angel Zhu, University of California, Berkeley
Make someone happy while also helping out the environment.
Meredith Day, Davidson College
Sustainability and fair prices — what’s not to love?
Claudia Ng, University of Texas at Austin
In a world plagued by environmental carelessness, young people are exerting their power to save themselves and the future.
Jillian Morris, Chapman University
Nope, you don’t have to look like a caveman.
Emily Daniel, Colgate University
The Santa Clara University student weaves social justice into her sustainable clothing line.
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