My Favorite Ethical Finds of 2012


One of my favorite things about writing made-to-travel is researching experimenting, reviewing and being inspired by all kinds of new ethical products that I share with you.

2012 was a GREAT year for discovery, so I’d like to reintroduce you to some of my favorite new ethical finds of 2012.

fave finds 2012

  • 1. Compassion Couture-a fantastic  shop for ethical shoes, bags, and jewelry (seen here)
  • 2. Osborn Shoes-the gorgeous collaborations Osborn did with artists was just amazing (post here)
  • 3. EcoSwim-ethical swimwear that is modern and classic (seen here)
  • 4. Greenheart Shop-a charming ethical store with a little something for everyone (seen here,here and here)
  • 5. Falling Whistles-the beautiful accessory with a great story (post here)
  • 6. Alexis Russell Jewelry-I fell in love with this jewelry, made from recycled metals in NYC (seen here)
  • 7. Vitamin A Swimwear-a sexy, young, trendy ethical swimwear line made in California (seen here and here)
  • 8. Caseables-customizable cases for your phone, reader, laptop…oh! and they also make adorable customizable notebooks. Made ethically in Brooklyn using eco-conscious material (post here).
  • 9. Kaeng Raeng Cleanse-vegan cleanse, made in California (post here)
  • 10. GreenSmart Cases-modern eco-friendly cases made ethically (post here)
  • 11. State-awesome clothing line in Brooklyn that creatively upcycles clothes to make new again (seen here)
  • 12. 2568 Shoes-bright fun shoes, prints made by fair trade cooperative in Guatemala (post here)
  • 13. Made Collection-the first flash sales site dedicated to American Made products (seen here)
  • 14. Future:Standard-an ethical clothing boutique, carefully curated to be super current…definitely one of my fave ethical shops (post here, also seen here)
  • 15. Dahlia-completely organic makeup line that performs superb (post here)

Wheeeew! That is a lot of new goodness in my life and I hope in yours too.

If you’re in search for anything ethical products or have any product suggestions for me, please feel free to share! I can’t wait to see what ethical finds 2013 will bring :).



  1. Madeline Quaint January 9, 2013 / 10:20 am

    Your blog is the best for ethial fashion, so good that you write about this continually!
    Wishing lots of great finds this year too! 🙂

    • Jamillah January 9, 2013 / 5:23 pm

      Aw, thank you Madeline! Lovely to hear from you!!! Hope your little bun in the oven is doing well :). Happy new year!

  2. Vix January 14, 2013 / 10:42 pm

    Love this stuff La – I have the bathing suit (#3) – I wore it to DR and was so amped it was eco-friendly 🙂

  3. Allethical March 21, 2013 / 3:35 am

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