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…

Sustainability Weekend: The Environmentally Friendly & Ethically Made Men’s Dress Shirt

by Rachel Yeomans | January 23rd, 2010

By Brad Bennett Just because your wardrobe need be professional, doesn’t mean it can’t also be sustainable. There are a handful of environmentally friendly, ethically made dress shirts on the market, all of which boast great design, quality construction and zero granola. For those wanting to look good while doing good, here’s a brief round-up… Read more…

Working for the Environment One Outfit at a Time

by Rachel Yeomans | November 23rd, 2009

It’s all about “green” right now. You may have received notices from your employer on new recycling bins, shredding policies and turning the lights off in the break room before leaving. Green has also gone to fashion – there have been several designers who now only produce sustainable clothing and stores that proudly tout that… Read more…