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Katy Carik

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The Best Fairtrade Chocolate Brands

The best Fairtrade chocolate brands make a perfect gift for Easter, Valentine’s Day. Christmas, birthdays…any occasion, really! By Katy Carik Chocolate should make everyone happy, right? It’s tasty, creamy, and just the right amount of sweet. Although it’s pretty…

Couture Fashion

10 Of The Best Ethical Red Carpet Outfits Ever

They’re always beautiful, but they’re not always sustainable. Here are some of the best ethical red carpet outfits, ever! By Katy Caric From the Golden Globes and Oscars to Cannes and the Met Gala, it seems celebrities are keen…

Home

Easy Ways To Make Your Home A Happier Place

Feeling the winter blues? Here are ten easy ways to make your home happier! By Katy Caric When we think of ways to boost our mood, most of us immediately think of doing something fun, like watching a comedy…

Accessories Fashion

20+ Of The Best Vegan Sneaker Brands

Looking for a great shoe for everyday wear? These vegan sneaker brands have got you covered! By Katy Caric Vegan sneaker brands are staying abreast of the latest footwear trend – basically, the chunky, clunky (but surprisingly comfy!) trainer.…

Beauty Nails

The Best Non Toxic Nail Looks For Fall 2020

These non toxic nail looks for fall work for everything from the office to Hallowe’en costumes! By Katy Caric When it comes to non toxic nail looks for fall, I’ll bet you’re probably thinking of something Hallowe’en themed. Or…

Clothes Fashion

10+ Floaty Ethical Kaftans for Summer

These ethical kaftans are perfect for cover ups on the beach, or dresses in the city By Katy Caric Ethical kaftans might just be the best piece of clothing, ever. They’re roomy, they’re comfy, and they look great dressed…

Clothes Fashion

15 Ethical Dresses For Summer For Any Budget

These ethical dresses for summer are must-haves for any woman’s closet! We found dresses to fit all budgets, too By Katy Caric Ethical dresses for summer are must-haves in any woman’s closet. After all, the perfect summer frock is…

Beauty Hair Skincare

10 Organic Beauty Brands Worth The Splurge

Yep, they do cost more. But aren’t these organic beauty brands worth the splurge a luxury you deserve? By Katy Carik There can be little doubt that organic skincare costs more than supermarket brands. But, why bother paying those…

Clothes Fashion

10 Celebrities Who Recycle Their Red Carpet Looks

These green minded celebrities who recycle their red carpet looks took great no matter what they wear! By Katy Caric I’ve always loved watching celebrities exiting their limos onto the red carpets – there’s something quite exciting about seeing…

Beauty Skincare

10 Organic Reef Safe Sunscreens

Be sure you don’t harm the seas with your skincare! Try these organic reef safe sunscreens instead. By Katy Caric Come on, say it with me: “sunscreen is the foundation of great skin.” I’ll bet you’ve heard that a…

10 Ethical Fashion Brands Owned By Celebrities
Clothes Fashion

10 Ethical Fashion Brands Owned By Celebrities

By Katy Caric Loads of celebrities have their own fashion brands, beauty labels and perfumes. But frankly, these are usually pretty crap, and the celebs themselves don’t even have much of a hand in designing them at all –…

Clothes Fashion

10+ Artisan Fashion Brands You’ll Love

Interested in travel, fashion and culture? These artisan fashion brands embrace all that – and more By Katy Caric The word ‘artisan’ seems to be everywhere these days. There’s artisan beer, of course; artisan jewellery, and even artisan ice…

Jewellery

10 Ethical Statement Earrings You’ll Love

These ethical statement earrings are perfect for any season! By Katy Carik For a long time, the jewellery trend was tiny. Delicate little bracelets, nearly-not-there earrings and fine chain necklaces with subtle pendants – like your initials or something.…

Clothes Fashion

10+ Sustainable Fashion Brands Loved By Meghan Markle

By Katy Caric There’s little doubt that everything Meghan Markle does is scrutinised by millions around the world – and this offers a great opportunity for the Duchess of Sussex to broadcast a subtle but powerful message every time she steps…

Clothes Fashion

10 Zero Waste Fashion Brands We Love

Hate waste? You’ll love these zero waste fashion brands! By Katy Caric By now, we all know the fashion industry creates massive amounts of waste. In fact, an average factory can leave up to 40% of their materials as…

Clothes Fashion

10 Small Sustainable Luxury Brands Big On Style

Prediction: we believe these small sustainable luxury brands are about to become huge! By Katy Caric In the dog-eat-dog world of the fashion industry, competition is fiercer than ever for designers and manufactures looking to make a lasting impact…

Jewellery

Do Ethical Healing Crystals Even Exist?

moMuch has been written about blood diamonds. But how ethical are healing crystals? By Katy Caric Here at Eluxe, we’ve written extensively around why all diamonds – except lab-created ones – are dirty diamonds in some way. And it…