Allyson Krupa

Allyson Krupa

With a background in environmental studies and fine art, Allyson explores intersections of sustainability and art. She is exceptionally curious about creative solutions in the fashion/beauty world and shares insights through her writing to encourage more conscious innovation.

The 14 Best Organic Underwear Brands in 2022

The 14 Best Organic Underwear Brands in 2022

Allyson KrupaAug 6, 20218 min read

It’s important to be conscious of what your clothes are made of, especially the ones that have close contact with your skin (and other regions). That’s why we’ve put together…

What is Hemp Fabric and Is it Sustainable? Ultimate Guide to Hemp Fabric

What is Hemp Fabric and Is it Sustainable? Ultimate Guide to Hemp Fabric

Allyson KrupaJul 20, 20215 min read

Hemp is becoming a popular source for many brands as a greener, more eco-friendly fabric, which is exciting since we probably have yet to see hemp’s full potential as a…

14 Sustainable Activewear Brands to Work Up A Sweat In

14 Sustainable Activewear Brands to Work Up A Sweat In

Allyson KrupaJul 20, 20219 min read

Why make working out only good for the mind and body? Include the planet, too, by buying from these sustainable activewear brands! Finding eco-friendly, socially responsible brands shouldn’t be as…

11 Best Affordable Sustainable Clothing Brands (Plus Shopping Tips)

11 Best Affordable Sustainable Clothing Brands (Plus Shopping Tips)

Allyson KrupaJul 19, 202110 min read

For those of us on a budget, fast fashion prices that go as low as $5 a t-shirt are enticing. However, to get prices so cheap, there are sacrifices in…

What is Modal Fabric? The Ultimate Guide + Is It Sustainable?

What is Modal Fabric? The Ultimate Guide + Is It Sustainable?

Allyson KrupaJul 11, 20216 min read

Modal fabric is a semi-synthetic fabric often combined with other materials (like cotton) to create many clothing items today, such as underwear. Because of its soft, lightweight, and breathable feel,…

What is Bamboo Fabric? The Ultimate Guide

What is Bamboo Fabric? The Ultimate Guide

Allyson KrupaJul 7, 20218 min read

If you see “bamboo” on a label, it is all too easy to designate it as a greener alternative to cotton or synthetic fabrics. But, there are actually many different…

12 Sustainable Lingerie Brands to Get Intimate With

12 Sustainable Lingerie Brands to Get Intimate With

Allyson KrupaJun 30, 20217 min read

We all want to feel good about what we’re wearing, so let’s start with the very first thing you put on every day. To keep your values closest to you…

What is Cashmere and Is it Sustainable? Ultimate Guide to Cashmere

What is Cashmere and Is it Sustainable? Ultimate Guide to Cashmere

Allyson KrupaJun 27, 20216 min read

Cashmere is one of the most luxurious fibers in the world. It is a natural fiber derived from goats (not sheep) and is three times as insulating as sheep wool. …

Matt and Nat Review – Are Their Vegan Products Worth It?

Matt and Nat Review – Are Their Vegan Products Worth It?

Allyson KrupaJun 17, 20215 min read

Want to know more about this vegan brand? Keep reading our Matt and Nat review for the inside scoop! When considering a purchase from Matt and Nat, you enter a…

What Is Tencel? The Ultimate Guide to Tencel Fabric

What Is Tencel? The Ultimate Guide to Tencel Fabric

Allyson KrupaJun 17, 20215 min read

As the search for more sustainable fabrics sweeps the fashion industry, you’ve probably seen brands promote their use of TENCEL fabric. You may have noticed it on labels of your…

16 Sustainable Jewelry Brands to Ethically Brighten Your Wardrobe

16 Sustainable Jewelry Brands to Ethically Brighten Your Wardrobe

Allyson KrupaJun 16, 20218 min read

While discourse about sustainable fashion usually focuses on textiles containing recycled materials and organic cotton, there are many sustainable jewelry brands leading the movement towards better environmental and fair labor…