This Ilk Tamara Bavdek and Mariam in conversation

Exploring Sustainable Fashion with This Ilk

I was first introduced to This Ilk at Inland. Designer, Tamara Bavdek’s jewellery style and designs were nothing like I had ever seen. The Indica necklace especially caught my eye and was gifted to me by the hubz. Unfortunately, I didn’t meet Tamara at the event but I reached out for a chance to know more about This Ilk. Luckily, she was heading down to Toronto for the One-of-a Kind Show and this gave me […]

Artisella sustainable fashion jewellery

Sustainable Fashion for a Positive Change

In a world full of fast-fashion, a local Toronto company brings sustainable eco-friendly style to the city. I visited the Blossom and Bloom show on Mother’s Day weekend and meet Sheryl Luz. She is the founder of Artisella, an e-commerce fashion retailer showcasing brands who value ethics, sustainability and style. Our conversation explored how she began her business and what sustainable fashion means. Sheryl has been working in the fashion industry for a number of […]