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Where to Find Fair Trade and Sustainable Beauty Products

You’ve bought the perfect outfit, and not only is the outfit beautiful on you but you feel amazing in...AND it was ethically made with fair trade practices.  You may start to wonder how to make sure your beauty products are as ethically made as your garments.  Researching each and every beauty product out there [...]

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Summers Are For Rompin' Around

The elusive romper. Most people love them, but are unsure how to style them so that they don’t look in the mirror and envision a potato sack. Trust me, we have all been there at some point in our lives. This is why we decided to take the cute and comfy rompers from our sale collection and [...]

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Handmade Jewelry from Kenya

A few years ago I had the opportunity to work with an amazing organization called Made in the Streets in Nairobi, Kenya. Their goal is to help teens get off the streets of Nairobi by giving them an education and skills so they can get a job. Some of their programs include a salon, tailoring [...]

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Fashion Revolution

As we approach the end of Fashion Revolution Week in remembering the horrible Rana Plaza factory collapse three years ago, I have been thinking a lot about what a fashion revolution would mean.  The movement asks us to question clothing companies about who makes their clothes.  This is why I started Liz Alig, after getting [...]

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Liz Alig Fall Look in Copenhagen

Lisbeth Cardigan, Tie Skirt, Pieced Leggings, and Checkered CuffJenelle Dress, Legwarmers, Calabash Earrings, Checkered CuffIt is still amazing to me that people I don't even know or have never met are such huge supporters of Liz Alig!  I am so thankful for all the loyal customers, brand reps, interns, stores, producers and friends who believe [...]

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Holiday Gift Guide

1.  Fatima Scarf - This product was made in Nashville by a group of refugees from around the world in partnership with Sew For Hope. This organization provides low cost sewing classes for adult refugees in order to give them a sense of worth and accomplishment while adding marketable skills that are valuable for earning [...]

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Romilia's Story and Hope Supply Box

Meet Romilia from Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Romilia is one of my favorite people - she can make anyone laugh and is always up to some kind of mischief.I quickly learned that there is much more to her story than meets the eye though.Romilia learned to sew from Mi Esperanza, an NGO in Tegucigalpa that empowers marginalized women with [...]

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Fashion with Heart, Soul, and Purpose by Sustainability in Style

I had the pleasure of doing an interview with Katie of Sustainability in Style - really appreciated her original questions and obvious commitment to sustainability in style... For those readers out there that are being introduced to your label for the first time would you kindly share the story of the conception of Liz Alig [...]

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HAITI

I had the pleasure of going back to Haiti for the third Summer in a row to work with a small group in the middle of the plateau.  The group we work with, called Nou Hope, is in the middle of nowhere.  It is like going back 100 years - they have no electricity, no [...]

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