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The Making of a Sustainable Swimsuit with Sage Larock

“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.” -Rumi Taryn Larock is the founder of Sustainable Luxury Swimwear by Sage Larock. Their ethos is not sacrificing sustainability for style. Sage Larock is committed to offering ethically made and sustainably sourced sustainable swimwear for women— “We want to dress women who want to change the world” (Sage Larock). Their sustainable luxury swimwear is made from sustainable, recycled or organic materials (non-toxic and plant based dyes) — and ethically made in Los Angles, California. Sustainable fabrics used in the making of their swimwear is made from upcycled swimwear fabric, which is made of recycled fishing nets and plastic debris recovered from the ocean. They also use ECONYL®, regenerated nylon made from waste, to make their swimsuits. Sage Larock is dedicated to using sustainable fashion as a platform to raise ocean awareness, focusing on plastic ocean pollution and abandoned drift nets. Their swimwear is inspired by the love of the ocean and respect for the environment and commitment to ethical fashion. Sage Larock takes pride …

Sage Larock: Making Waves With Sustainable Fashion

Taryn Sage Larock is making waves in the fashion industry.  As a former model and now fashion designer, her passion for fashion and dedication to ocean advocacy reflects in her modern sustainable luxury collection of swimwear and apparel.  Her collection is “clothing that is naturally beautiful both inside and out” it is entirely sustainable, ethically made, animal cruelty free and made with the ocean in mind.  Sage Larock offers limited edition pieces that have a timeless and classic appeal.  At the heart of her clothing line is staying authentic to her love for the ocean by ensuring all of her pieces are made in both a sustainable and ethical manner.  A key component to her swimsuit collection and apparel is that they are made from “sustainable fabrics such as organic OEKO-TEX® certified cotton, Italian recycled poly fabric, which is made of recycled fishing nets and plastic debris recovered from the ocean, and extra soft hemp jersey, which is grown and produced without any chemicals” highlighting eco-friendly options that transcend and create sustainable luxury fashion. Sustainability …

Bee Line Designs: Buzzing About Holiday Gems

Gale Tibbetts, is a Caymanian artist and founder of Bee Line Designs.  Gale handcrafts an exquisite collection of island chic jewelry.  Her collection comprises of unique pieces made from Swarovski crystals, semi-precious gem stones, pearls and a selection of metals.  The heart of her jewelry is capturing the essence of island life.  She draws inspiration from the natural beauty of our island, the ocean and nautical themed pieces specific to the Cayman Islands.  Gale has been designing and making handmade jewelry for the past 35 years.  In addition to her collections, Gale is always happy to create custom designs and pieces. The Holiday Collection   ’Tis the season to sparkle and look glamorous.  Gale’s signature holiday collection dazzles with Swarovski crystals.  This limited edition designed just for the holidays features iconic holiday classics such as: Christmas Trees and Snowmen. Her craftsmanship reflects elegance and simplicity.  These holiday gems are the perfect accessory to wear for your upcoming holiday party. Holiday Earrings: CI$25 Islands Vibes   Gale’s island inspired collection is a nautical theme specific to the Cayman …

Q&A with Lifestyle Blogger Lisa Ng

A few days ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing one of my favorite lifestyle bloggers, Lisa Ng.  Lisa, is the founder of This Beautiful Day, check out her blog here.  I came across This Beautiful Day blog, about year or so ago.  It’s pretty awesome! It is filled with great tips and articles on food, style, travel, beauty and lifestyle. Here is my interview with Lisa, sharing her tips on how to live an eco-friendly lifestyle. Q & A with Lisa Ng 1. What inspired you to become a lifestyle blogger? I started a blog in 2010 as a place to direct friends and family who were emailing questions about travel and restaurants. I started posting restaurant reviews, travel guides, my favourite beauty products and other tips and tricks. By sharing useful lifestyle tips that were helpful to me – the blog grew from there! My research was being put to good use! Today, I run This Beautiful Day –http://thisbeautifuldayblog.com – a lifestyle blog for smart women. Myself and my team write daily on …