If you’re like me, you like to support a good cause and look stylish at the same time. Well, now you can! There are a variety of brands out there that support good causes and have cute clothes. Many people may know about Toms and the charity work they do, but here are a few of my favorite brand that you may not know about.
If you want to support a good cause, but aren’t passionate about one specific charity or cause, Sevenly is a great place to start your clothing for a cause search. They offer a wide variety of men and women’s clothing, along with accessories. $7 of whatever items your purchases goes to charity. This site supports a different charity every week and your ability to see how much money the site has risen for that specific charity.
2. Ivory Ella
If you’re an animal lover like me this is a great cause for you. This brand offers both men and women’s clothing; primarily t-shirt, but they do have some accessories. A portion of the sales goes to help save elephants around the world. This site offers great information on elephants and how the revenue from there products help save elephants.
3. Pure Vida
If you’re an accessory lover Pure Vida is perfect for you, they come in a wide range of colors, styles, and prices points, for all styles and budgets. Pure Vida bracelets are hand made from Costa Rica and a portion of the money raised through the sales of these bracelets goes back to the artisans in Costa Rica who made the bracelets. Pure Vida is also great because if you sign up for their online mailing list you will get special promotions, offers and discounts on featured items.
FEED is another great brand to support, a portion of the sales goes to help malnutrition and hunger worldwide. The brand offers a wide variety of products, everything form diaper bags, wine bags, shoulder bags, clothing and accessories. The website also goes into great detail about how they help fight hunger around the world.
5. Out Of Print
If you have a passion for books, reading and literacy, this is the brand for you. Out Of Print offers a wide variety of product, from clothing and accessories to products for your home. This company’s mission is to put books in to the hands of children who don’t have them; they work very closely with Books for Africa.
With so many great causes out there, there are many ways to support one that you’re passionate about, buying clothing is only one way to help, you can always volunteer your time. However, if you buy clothing from these or other brands you’re helping spread the word about the importance of the cause and looking fashionable at the same time. Don’t be afraid to get out there and explore charities and buy products, but just be aware of who and where you are buying from. Make sure you do your research prior to giving out any personal information.