How to Curate a Conscious Closet
Huffington Post - over 2 years
written by Johanna Tropiano I love fashion. My obsession dates back to my time as a toddler when I would cry if my mom wouldn't let me wear a dress every day. I also love my work in anti-trafficking. I work for an organization called Made In A Free World, and we help companies identify and eliminate slavery deep in their supply chains. It's a pretty cool job -- one that I'm convinced is my calling -- but I must confess that my passion for fashion and my passion for working for an NGO directly conflict. As many of you understand, good fashion is expensive and working for an NGO, well, let me just say, I'll never be a millionaire. So, what's a do-gooding fashionista to do in order to look good on a budget? I recently ordered three pair of boots from a big-box mall store for a total of $6o. Problem solved, right? You gotta love that fast fashion. Cheap clothes that are always on trend? Perfect! They shipped them to me, yet, as I anxiously unwrapped the package I started to g...
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