Fashion and Beauty Ethics: Fair-Trade, Fair-mined, Cruelty Free

In my posts, Ethics in Fashion: Labor and Environmental Concerns and Ethics in Beauty and Fashion, I discuss several concerns regarding the fashion and beauty industries including pollution, waste, and labor.  In terms of pollution, contaminating water sources, dumping, and the chemicals involved in manufacturing and dying fabrics and garments caused for birth defects and…

Size Queen: Clothing Sizes for Men Vs. Women 

For my Parsons X Teen Vogue assignment, Production Standards, I was to try on articles of clothing in the same size and brand to test for production standards and seam allowancedifferences.  Interestingly, I did find that articles of the same style differed quite a bit in fit.  Would you like to know my size in…