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Fashion Revolution 2018: Hello, Canada

Fashion Revolution 2018: Hello, Canada

Since our first Fashion Revolution #whomademyclothes post in 2014, we've seen this campaign grow from a few hundred participants to literally millions. A sustainable fashion movement focused on people, not place? A chance for consumers not only to ask about the individuals behind their clothes, but a way for brands and workers to answer with dignity and transparency? Yes. Please. All day.
Why our models say #INeedAnUnbelt, too

Why our models say #INeedAnUnbelt, too

Welp, jeans season is back - and with it, all the usual fit problems. (Ever tried to hitch up your jeans with a pumpkin spice latté in one hand? Do...
Meet Caylie: A Master of All Trades

Meet Caylie: A Master of All Trades

Who's a sewing teacher, acupuncturist, Cree speaker, AND new shipper of Unbelts? THIS LADY. Meet Caylie, who's dazzled us for years with her mult...
Horsin' around. (Yup. We went there.)

Horsin' around. (Yup. We went there.)

We’ve heard of a lot of cool uses for an Unbelt, and we love hearing about all the awesome stuff you’re doing with our stretchy belt around your ...
What the heck does handmade mean?... and other questions from our China factory trip

What the heck does handmade mean?... and other questions from our China factory trip

If you follow us on Facebook and Instagram, you'll know that I (Claire here) just got back from China, where Unbelts were born and are still made...
The Why Behind Unbelts

The Why Behind Unbelts

Hi, all! Well, we’ve pulled back the curtain - we’re officially rebranding. It’s an exciting time (if a little terrifying), and we can’t wait to sh...
Say hello to Cathy Jackson, Chief Surgeon of the Belt Hospital

Say hello to Cathy Jackson, Chief Surgeon of the Belt Hospital

Cathy Jackson, co-founder of Edmonton-based craft biz Makers & Mentors, doubles as Flatter:Me Belt Hospital’s chief surgeon. (If you’re not fam...
What do B Corporations have to do with ethical fashion?

What do B Corporations have to do with ethical fashion?

We’re five days deep into Fashion Revolution Week, and we’ve been scooting around town putting signs in retailers’ windows, putting in our two cent...
Ask Brave Questions | Fashion Revolution Week

Ask Brave Questions | Fashion Revolution Week

  Fashion Revolution Week starts today, and we’ve got a problem. As we talk more about FRW and its signature #whomademyclothes campaign, we’re hea...
How to participate in Fashion Revolution Week 2017 (and every year!)

How to participate in Fashion Revolution Week 2017 (and every year!)

Follow the global campaign on Instagram at @fash_rev, and then find your national Fashion Revolution campaign - find the list of all involved co...
Meet Tess Gordey, Executive Director of WIN House

Meet Tess Gordey, Executive Director of WIN House

WIN House is the recipient of the pad, tampon, and undie donations we’re collecting during this month’s All About Her. Period. campaign. Claire and...
All About Her. Period. | Supporting Women In Need

All About Her. Period. | Supporting Women In Need

We were overwhelmed by the super-positive, genuinely heartwarming response to our February Bestie Box campaign - first and foremost, thank you for ...