While we wait for the future – when fabric will be broken down and turned into like-new textiles that can be brought back to market – the only truly eco-friendly way to buy new clothes is to purchase something that’s already in the world. The trouble is, even with hunger for secondhand style and thrifted fashion at an all-time high, there are often issues with clothes we find floating around in the resale arena.

As the American Civil Liberties Union rushed to the defense of travelers affected by U.S. travel bans put into effect over the weekend, donations poured into the organization known for defending the rights and freedoms afforded us by law and Constitution. With the organization reportedly amassing…

These days, sharing is everywhere. We share just about everything on one social network or another (and sometimes maybe more than we should). We share cars with Uber and jewelry with Rocksbox and on-trend style with Rent the Runway. But even with all that sharing,…

Since the early days of the show, it’s been a Spirit 0f 608 tradition for the guest entrepreneurs who come on the show to recommend tools, apps, books or other resources that are helping them kick ass their in daily life and weather the ups and downs of entrepreneurship….

  Join me (and maybe only me!) for a live chat on 1/13 at 12 PM PT (3 PM ET). Ask me anything, silly or serious, and I promise to answer honestly. You can sign up to attend via Blab.im or – apparently (and this…

People are always asking me where to shop – and especially where to shop brands they can be proud to wear for reasons beyond their looks. In the first Spirit of 608 shopping guide, I’ve compiled a list of 40 brands I’m eager to share…

Thrilled to be featured in Racked SF by San Francisco fashion writer Gail Goldberg. For anyone who doesn’t know, Racked is one of the go-to sources for fashion news and information – and in SF, it’s a place you seriously must bookmark if you want…

Through the Soko X Pop collection, innovative fashion startup Soko will donate 20% of every purchase to Pencils of Promise to help fund a school in Ghana. Get involved: ShopSoko.com Image courtesy of Soko

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