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Vegan and Cheap: Is It Possible in Fashion?

During the last decade, we have seen how many eco-friendly trends in fashion have arisen. Even big luxury brands have embraced the idea, investing considerable interest in making vegan clothing lines. Unfortunately, luxurious or not, vegan clothing isn’t cheap. In fashion, we are used to having a wide array of options, from the cheap brands that everybody knows and uses to the high-end brands that only the rich get to wear. The options are there and cheap clothing these days doesn’t translate immediately in terrible quality. Yet, vegan clothing and accessories seem to be outside of this equation. At first sight, they are pricier and those brands that argue to be "equally accessible" often are hiding something about their products....

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Vegan Accessories are Pricier than Leather Ones and Here’s Why

For shoppers who want to make a change, the price always represents the biggest barrier. This isn’t a plain excuse but a justified argument to continue buying leather accessories. It’s not easy to fight against this argument: vegan accessories are more expensive than leather counterparts indeed. Conscious businesses that are dedicated to creating eco-friendly products fight with this reality every day but the balance is now on their side. The average shopper is now more aware than ever before about the impact of leather-made products on social and environmental levels. There are good reasons why vegan accessories are pricier than leather ones and today we’ll expose them to you. Quality Over Quantity Leather products as wallets, purses, belts, and shoes...

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Cork Belts Are Rising in the Space of Non Leather Belts

Non leather belts are trending like never before. Truth be told, this is no surprise: our society is experiencing an epic mindset shift that is leading it to be more conscious and aware, more committed to building a better world. The term “non-leather” implies an eco-friendly nature that is impossible to ignore. For those looking for these products, the options are already abundant. The society as a whole has changed and with it, our demands as customers. We decided to consume products with a higher quality, with a more competitive price, and with a "greener" manufacture. However, you could be thinking about the different options in the non-leather belt category. There are many of them but some are better than...

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What Are the Alternatives to Leather When Buying a Vegan Wallet

For conscious buyers, having a plethora of options at hand continues to be difficult. Even now, if you are looking for vegan wallets, you may find yourself scarce in alternatives to leather. Eco-friendly companies are making huge efforts to put the abundant information out there. However, is not always easy to educate everyone. That’s why today we are dedicating these lines to the leather’s alternatives, especially when it comes to buying a vegan wallet. The goal is to empower you with the facts, useful ideas when shopping eco-friendly items. Why Lose Interest in Genuine Leather? But first, it is always a good idea to encourage our readers. People need to know about the terrible consequences of choosing genuine leather. Knowing...

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What Does Fleur de Lis Mean?

The fleur de lis symbol is not something new, not at all. It has been around for many centuries, even before symbols that we consider fundamental for the humanity, like those that today represent religion in its many forms. However, the fleur de lis has particular implications that are hard to ignore. This symbol goes beyond religion or society values and everything for one single reason: the mystery around it. Many people have been questioning the meaning of this symbol and some historians by profession have proposed credible theses about it. However, doubts continue to be significantly abundant. Ideas About Its Origin It seems like everyone agrees on that the very origin of the fleur de lis is medieval France,...

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