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  • How to buy ethical clothing on a budget

    While they are more sustainable, ethical alternatives to fast fashion, ethical clothing brands are far more expensive. The reason for this is important though - people are being paid and treated fairly in the production of ethical clothing. However, this can make conscious clothing inaccessible s...
  • Kinds of Grace Styled Your Way - with Actor and Model Domink Shields

    We love seeing intelligent, stylish and compassionate women wearing our Kinds of Grace vegan handbags, pairing these faux leather beauties with perfect outfits. So, we thought we'd start a series of blog posts featuring some of our favourite Kinds of Grace women and their style...   Meet Dominik...
  • Chatting With Allana McCarthy from Deathrow Unchained Sanctuary

    At Kinds of Grace we love speaking with women who inspire us. Women who have a great sense of style, but also of morality. Allana works at Deathrow Unchained, an animal rescue and sanctuary providing care and safe haven to those exploited, suffering and soon to be slaughtered in the animal agricu...
  • Pineapple Leather: What it is, Why We Love and Use it.

    ‘Pineapple leather’ is made from the leaves of the fruit, and is called Piñatex. It’s far more sustainable than both cow skin leather and conventional synthetic leather, and it looks gorgeous. Today we’re going to dive deep into the material. What is pineapple leather? Is it a sustainable alterna...
  • Faux Leather vs Leather

    There is so much information floating around on the internet about what type of leather you should purchase; synthetic leather? Real leather? Something else? What are these even really made of, and how are they processed? Which is more sustainable? Ethical? Easy to care for? Affordable? Today, we...
  • What is Slow Fashion vs Fast Fashion?

    If you’ve been hearing it a lot more lately, you might be wondering, what is slow fashion? Put simply, slow fashion is more conscious of the fact that so many processes are involved in the creation of garments; so many resources are used and extracted from the earth, so many people must be involv...
  • The Best Sustainable Fabrics Replacing Animal 'Materials'

    Are animal materials really sustainable, and if so, why not, and what sustainable fabrics can we replace them with?   What is sustainable fashion? This is a kind of fashion which focuses on the wellbeing of the environment, and which recognises that if we continue to deplete the earth of resourc...
  • Kind Label of the Week: Jakke

    Every week we share one of our favourite labels working to make the world more beautiful, and more importantly, more kind. ï»żThis week, we're featuring Jakke. The brand is renowned for their beautiful garments which are free from wool and fur, providing a vegan, more sustainable alternative to the...
  • Fixing a Prickly Problem With Cactus Leather

    As more and more people are becoming aware of the many woes of the fashion industry, new and innovative solutions are being created. One enormous problem the fashion industry has, is its dependency on animal skin leather. Fortunately, a new cactus-based solution is helping us out of this prickly ...
  • The Importance of Ethical Fashion During a Pandemic

    At first, it's hard to see how fashion and the COVID-19 pandemic are possibly connected, but look a little further and it's clear that to combat this disease, the way we produce fashion products must change dramatically.    Via Fashion Revolution and their 'Who Made My Clothes' campaign.    The ...
  • Kind Label of the Week: HIRAETH

    Every week we share one of our favourite labels working to make the world more beautiful, and more importantly, more kind. ï»żThis week, we're featuring HIRAETH. The brand, created by actress, activist and vegan Rooney Mara, alongside her partners, is committed to creating garments that are complet...
  • The Ethical Vegan Fashion Brands List

    FEthical fashion is cruelty-free, in all aspects of the word: it means fairly made, vegan, eco-friendly fashion. We've put together a definitive list of the best 100% vegan fashion brands that are working to make fashion more ethical and sustainable.    Ethical, 100% vegan bag brands HFS Collect...