Sustainability Weekend: Today’s Coveted Working Looks for the Eco-Friendly

by Rachel Yeomans | January 24th, 2010

I have a weakness for clutches, and this cutlet cluch by hu.made is just so…pretty! I would love to skip around the city carrying it while wearing a flirty white dress. Or it would be a lovely clutch to have in my larger purse during the work day that I can take out to use… Read more…

Sustainability Weekend: Interview with Jessa Brinkmeyer of Chicago’s Pivot Boutique, the Windy City’s Very First Eco-Fashion Boutique

by Rachel Yeomans | January 24th, 2010

To continue or our special weekend Sustainability Series, TheWorkingWardrobe is honored to bring you an interview with Chicago’s sustainability maven, Jessa Brinkmeyer of Pivot Boutique, Chicago’s very first eco-fashion boutique. TheWorkingWardrobe What is your personal background that inspired you to open Pivot in 2007 as Chicago’s first eco-fashion boutique? Jessa Brinkmeyer – Pivot Boutique I… Read more…

Vert Couture “Springtime in Chicago” Provided the Grand “Green” Finale of This Year’s Fashion Focus Chicago

by Rachel Yeomans | October 28th, 2009

Vert Couture, translated from French to read “green fashion”, premiered in Chicago to give us high fashion take away the guilt. Not necessarily the guilt of the possibility of overspending for a fantastic outfit, but more so for the ever-so-present problem of harming the environment. The Vert Couture “Springtime in Chicago” runway show presented the… Read more…