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Personal care products: the first step in sustainable style!

Personal care products – shampoo, soap, cream, make-up – are an important element of sustainable style. The following REAP businesses will be demoing and sampling natural, organic and sustainable products at Sustainable Style YYC, so you can see, smell and feel the difference. View full blog post

Designing for Sustainable Style

These designers may not have their own retail space, but their garments can be found in shops around the city. The following three designers will be showcasing at Sustainable Style YYC. View full blog post

Sustainable Style emphasizes style

REAP’s second annual Sustainable Style YYC event is this Wednesday, April 15th (part of Down to Earth Week, April 13-19). This year the emcee is Kate Hutchinson, host of Trending on Shaw. To get styled for the big night and ready to interview the local designers in our fashion showcase, Kate paid a visit to Chantal Barchard at Studio Intent. View full blog post

How Calgary Farmers’ Market Creates Local Sustainability

Calgary Farmers’ Market has a long and vibrant history in Calgary. Many don’t realize that the Calgary Farmers’ Market located just off of Blackfoot Trail and Heritage Drive is the same market that was in the Currie Barracks until 2011. View full blog post