Day: April 30, 2021

10 Sustainable Fashion Items To Shop, Chosen By Influencers

Fashion is a notoriously unsustainable industry. Up and down the supply chain, the industry has long struggled to employ ethical manufacturing processes. Garment workers remain among the most marginalized and underpaid populations in the world, and nonrecyclable materials continue to be used for fast-fashion consumption at a rapid clip. Producing new collections every season presents more and more problems for the environment, as the production of clothing is highly toxic.

But it’s not all doom and gloom. As consumers become more intentional about where and how they spend their money, eco-conscious brands are working to provide sustainable alternatives that

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CONSUMER: Mother’s Day gift ideas

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 9, 2021. If you are struggling to come up with a gift idea, here are a few suggestions.

According to History.com, days or designated celebrations dedicated to mothers have been traced to ancient Greece. The Romans celebrated mothering goddesses, however earlier celebrations rooted in Christianity have been documented.

“The American incarnation of Mother’s Day was created by Anna Jarvis in 1908 and became an official U.S. holiday in 1914,” History’s website states.

To read more about the implementation of Mother’s Day, click here.

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NFL Draft 2021: Why 49ers picked Trey Lance as franchise QB

Coach Kyle Shanahan stepped outside his comfort zone with his selection to replace Jimmy Garoppolo as the 49ers’ next quarterback.

Trey Lance of North Dakota State brings a style to the position that is in stark contrast to the quarterbacks of Shanahan’s past, such as Kirk Cousins and Matt Ryan.

The selection of Lance with the No. 3 overall pick in the NFL Draft on Thursday night signals the 49ers are intent on keeping up with the trend of young, dynamic quarterbacks who have entered the league and excelled in recent seasons.

General manager John Lynch engineered a March 26

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6 vintage fashion trends that TikTok teens are ‘discovering’

Beloved fashion trends always tend to repeat themselves, and if you take a scroll through TikTok, creators on the popular video-sharing app are bringing some vintage trends back around.

Sometimes, it’s a classic trend from almost 50 years ago going viral again. Other videos feature styles that millennials know and love, just with a new name or fashionable twist. Here are six comeback styles that caught our attention.

1. Flared leggings

Millennials might know flared leggings by their original name: yoga pants. When one user’s video praising her new fashion find went viral, those who grew up wearing the stretchy

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Vintage & Consigned – TheRoanoker.com

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If you keep an eye on celebrity style, you might say that secondhand fashion is having a moment.



Maybe you’ve spotted photos of Kendall Jenner in ‘90s Jean Paul Gaultier, or Meghan Markle in a swingy ‘60s trapeze coat. Even Princess Beatrice opted for a throwback look at her wedding last summer, floating down the aisle in her grandmother’s Norman Hartnell-designed dress.

It’s safe to say that “old” is the new … well, new.

There was a time when pre-loved

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide: The Best Luxury Decor

Show her how much you love her this Mother’s Day with a thoughtful, ultra-luxury decor piece she can use for entertaining or simply to elevate a living space. Whether it’s a candle she can use while taking a relaxing bath, a contemporary piece of artwork only a handful of people on Earth own or a piece from one of Italy’s oldest jewelry and home designers, she’s bound to love one of these gifts. Shower her with love on May 9 with none other than one of these beautiful gifts. 

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