Today I'm wearing a vintage party dress. Don't you just love the party season!?
And don't you just love Christmas?! Having an excuse to show our loved ones how much they mean to us is so lovely. But how about channeling all that retail enthusiasm into something that gives a little something back? I have a little something from all of these stores ready wrapped and waiting under my tree (Hence my extra warm inner glow today!) Go on, get yourself some glow...
Super cool bangles that support African artisans by The Base Project
The Base Project is also available at The Marketplace on the TOMs website alongside other cool and ethical brands like Stone + Cloth and Out Of Print
Beautiful scarves and jewellery supporting local artisans around the world by A Peace Treaty
The Africa collection from ASOS supports Kenyan communities. I quite fancy the slightly bonkers Leopard jacket for myself!
Lots of lovely things for men and women at certified fairtrade organic clothing company kowtow
Yooxygen at Yoox.com marks each of its punchy, Spanish-designed garments with a traceability tag that identifies every worker in its manufacture chain, from India to factories in Portugal or Italy.
Some beautiful ethical Kenyan jewellery over at MADE (I especially love the rings)
...and if you don't fancy any of those you could always buy a goat