Below are some ethical, sustainable brands that I have tried and have chosen to support. Read below to learn more about the brands and what I love about them!
I enjoy discovering new brands that are doing amazing things and part of that includes sharing them with you! I am truly grateful for the opportunity to try new products and work with brands. I only promote brands that I personally love and choose to support their mission. Some of the brands listed on this page contain affiliate links. That means that if you choose to purchase something through my links, I make a small commission from a sale. I would be so honoured to have your support to continue to grow candicetay.com!
Alice + Whittles is a Toronto-based ethical and sustainable rain boot brand that favours transparency, sustainable materials, and ethical manufacturing. They strive to create long-lasting and positive change in the communities they source materials from.
what I love
I first and foremost love that Alice + Whittles is a Canadian brand! Practically speaking, the rain boots are beautifully designed with high quality materials. I personally love the elegant, minimalist design and simple details that completely elevate an every day outfit.
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Everlane is a well-known brand known for its excellent transparency, ethical and sustainable clothing, and affordable prices. Their pieces are classic and minimal, helping you towards the journey of creating your capsule wardrobe.
what i love
I personally love the aesthetic of Everlane pieces because I always lean towards a more minimal and classic style. I like basic pieces that can stand the test of time, and with Everlane’s great quality materials and timeless styles, they help me to curate my minimal capsule wardrobe. I also love their radical transparency in sharing the manufacturing process and factories as well as a ton of behind the scenes at the headquarters.
Canadian fine jewellery company, Mejuri, offers simple, timeless pieces at a fair price and is a company that is passionate about sustainability and ethical practices. a
what i love
What’s not to love about Mejuri? I love to support Canadian brands, especially local brands that are doing such amazing things. The pieces are also so well-made and help to pull together any look. My personal favourites are the Large Hoops and the Strength Necklace.
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Tradlands offers timeless styles created through quality materials and attention to detail. They value ethical manufacturing and are committed to sourcing sustainable materials wherever possible. They use 98% of the material for the pieces and the rest are put to use in a recycling program. They give back to the community and do not let things go to waste by donating pieces that are not up to standard to local women’s shelters and Dress for Success.
what i love
I love their beautiful, timeless pieces that are so versatile. I personally have the Reyes Flannel and it’s a great addition to my winter wardrobe! The fabric is super soft and the material is very high quality.
Vetta helps you build a thoughtful and responsible wardrobe through their minimalist and versatile styles. They are all about sustainable fabrics and responsible manufacturing. Even in the fine details such as packaging, Vetta uses recycled materials, believing that every little thing helps make a difference.
what i love
I absolutely love the versatility of Vetta pieces. I truly value and appreciate the effort that went into the design of all the small capsule collections. The pieces are so innovative and make such great staple items in any minimalist’s wardrobe.