Evio Community — Fashion

A Conversation on Sizing

This sizing conversation is hard for brands to have, not just ours. I mean it’s often a conversation (like money) that is avoided in groups of friends, so it’s no doubt that it’s one many businesses prefer not to have. 

The #1 White T-Shirt Killer

White t-shirts are great (we already confirmed this), but they'd be even better if they actually stayed WHITE, right!? The most common white t-shirt issue we have found is, "keeping it that crisp white colour". There are a few things you can do to keep your fave tee crisp white, for longer when it comes to your laundry

4 Simple Tips To Enhance Your Everyday Outfits

Do you ever feel like some people just look effortlessly stylish all the time?  Everything just fits perfectly, they’ve managed to match colours that you’ve never even imagined could go together (but it looks amazing!) and their accessories are the perfect finishing touch?

World Environment Day: Allbirds Goes Carbon Neutral

In case you didn’t hear, it’s World Environment Day and the American brand, Allbirds, is making a major internal change. They have just announced that they are going 100% carbon neutral thanks to the Allbirds Carbon Fund.

How Mama Made It: The Maternity-Wear Subscription Service We Needed

Not a fashionista by any stretch of the imagination, but I prefer well-made clothing that can sustain long-term wear and usage to fast-fashion that falls apart and ends up in landfills. I decided to purchase a few quality maternity pieces from a maternity boutique store online and I was horrified by how much it cost.

Stay Warm AF With Eco Friendly Winter Gear

Frank and Oak’s new line of jackets are made with recycled wool and recycled Thinsulate. Their outerwear is cruelty-free and their jackets and coats don’t use feathers for insulation.  

Michelle Obama On Personal Branding And The Strategy Behind Becoming A Style Icon

It’s no secret that Michelle Obama has an impeccable sense of style. In her memoir, Becoming, Michelle Obama dives deeper into the strategy behind her style and how important it was for her to speak with her clothing, though what is often referred to as fashion diplomacy.

Creator of Cadette Jewelry: Allison Asis on Following Her Calling

Allison hand makes each piece from her collection in her Toronto-based studio using traditional metalsmith techniques.  Cadette Jewelry features contemporary designs that are largely influenced by Allison's love for modern art & design, nature, and the journey of womanhood.

Fall Fashion + Sustainability

Ah, Summer 2018 — we hardly knew ye. Fall is upon us and the temperatures are dropping, but, on the bright side, the past few months were filled with progress in the world of fashion, beauty and sustainability. Below is a reading list of all of the season’s news highlights.

Kathryn McNally: Founder of Canadian Brand Poppys Collection

I have always wanted to be an entrepreneur – even when I was a little girl, I dreamt of opening up the largest department store in Toronto.  I really love developing partnerships with other female entrepreneurs/artisans and providing them with a platform to share their amazing talents.

Why You Should Own A Pair Of Outland Denim Jeans In 2018

Going beyond sustainable fashion, this Australian brand is providing hope for women in Cambodia and beyond.  Bartle launched Outland Denim just over one year ago, after five-plus years of preparation, including setting up a factory in Cambodia that employs women who were trafficked.

5 Eco-Conscious Fitness Brands You Need On Your Radar

We all have that one yoga pants and sports bra combo that’s our go-to. No matter how many other options exist in our closet, things just aren’t the same when this specific combo makes its way into our dirty laundry.  Ahead, check out five we’re loving right now — and soon you will be too.