It’s Not About The Brand

Recommended that you start with essay: Wearing Responsibility I have been asked to share which brands of clothing I wear and would recommend a person purchase. So if you want to know the brands I wear, go ahead and skip the next section. But please know that the brand is not what is important to me. … Continue reading It’s Not About The Brand

Before Buying.

Before purchasing any new item, I ask myself a series of questions and practice limitations to ensure I do not purchase anything I do not need. If by the end of this you think “holy golden calf, this all seems ridiculous” you might be correct. However, there might be some aspects of my thought process … Continue reading Before Buying.

Wearing Responsibility

“We are not a voice for the voiceless. The truth is that there is a lot of noise out there drowning out quiet voices, and many people have stopped listening to the cries of our neighbors.”  -Shane Claiborne New York City. March 25, 1911 Over 146 garment workers perished of fire, smoke inhalation or jumping … Continue reading Wearing Responsibility

Where did my shirt come from?

Most of the 40 million garment workers are women making some of the lowest wages in the world. Grandparents, children, mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, aunts and uncles are treated as second class citizens; exposed to harmful chemicals and expected to work in unsafe environments. Change is not far off. It starts with you. Here are … Continue reading Where did my shirt come from?