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Sustainable Black Friday Shopping

Sustainable Black Friday Shopping

Tis the season to shop sustainably. With the holidays fast approaching and panic to find the best gifts, we know how to make your Black Friday greener. Black Friday may have been created as a major shopping event to save consumers money while giving them the best deal, but the reality is that it’s one of the biggest contributors to environmental harm due to the waste generated. In this digital age of online shopping, Black Friday is becoming more and more harmful every year. The Negative Impact of Black Friday Black Friday is one of the busiest days for businesses...

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Barbara Walters: Journalistic Pioneer and Fashion Icon

Barbara Walters: Journalistic Pioneer and Fashion Icon

Journalist and Writer Barbara Walters is a name known and loved by many. A trailblazer paving the way for many women in journalism. In a male-dominated career, Walters was not welcomed with open arms. Despite these challenges, she persevered and made her voice heard, leaving behind a legacy like no other. Barbara Walters was a force to be reckoned with. Her probing yet causal approach to interviewing and her unforgettable fashion statements left her mark on the world. The Beginnings of a Legend  Born on September 25, 1929,  Barbara was the daughter of Dene Seletsky Walters and Lou Walters. She had two...

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How to Have a Green Halloween

How to Have a Green Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner which means it's time for everyone to bring out their most extravagant and creative costumes. This year we can expect to see all the variations of Barbie as well as lots of Wednesday Addams costumes. Costumes from the 70’s are expected to be popular as well with lots of tie-dye, bell bottoms, and fringe. The classic witch and vampire costumes will surely make an appearance as well this season. Halloween Waste Halloween is one of the most popular holidays of the year but also one of the most wasteful with consumers spending around $10...

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Y2K's Sustainable Comeback

Y2K's Sustainable Comeback

  While faced with much uncertainty over the past few years, a sense of nostalgia has resurfaced among many. The Early 2000s were the era of new technology and digital advancements. As technology was on the rise, experimenting with fashion choices was as well. From baby tees, low-rise jeans, velour tracksuits, translucent clothing, butterfly clips, and anything pink and shiny, were the beauty trends of the Y2K era. Spanning from the late 90s to the early-to-mid 2000s, Y2K represents optimism and excitement for this new era, with the main focus being on bold-stating outfits and individuality.  Y2K and the Rebellion...

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