DIY Projects and Crafts That Use Recycled Fabrics/Clothing

If you like crafts and recycling fabrics, this is the blog post for you. We have put together five cool craft projects that you can do at home. Whether you are new to sewing and crafts or whether you are a sewing master we have something for you. Each one is a green project that [...]

Fair Trade and Sustainable Fashion

The fashion industry has been making significant changes in the way garments are produced, from eco friendly materials to improved human rights for the workers. There is still a lot that needs to change but progress is being made and we are moving in the right direction. We are passionate about creating fair trade and [...]

Eco Friendly Fibers and Dyes

Fashion and the garments it produces are always changing. It is not only the clothing designs, colors and materials that are moving with the times but also the sustainability. The industry has a long way to go but many luxury fashion designers and high street chains are starting to use eco friendly fibers and dyes.
What [...]

Sewing Projects for Greener Living

Enjoy sewing? Then you need to check out these sewing projects. Not only can you be creative but you can also help the planet. Each of these sewing ideas contribute towards greener living. We have something for everyone and these are easy for beginners but can also be completed by the sewing pros.
Napkins are used [...]

Upcycling Ideas from Pinterest

Earth Day is right around the corner…in fact, it’s Monday, April 22.
In honor of this wonderful day I wanted to highlight some really cool upcycling ideas I’ve pulled from Pinterest. I love upcycling because it’s a great way to keep things out of the landfill. And, all the items I’ve ever upcycled have always, hands [...]

Upcycle Ideas from Pintrest

Are any of you on Pinterest? I just joined a few weeks ago, and I now wish I’d joined the site long before. Pintrest is awesome, and it’s full of amazing ideas and inspiration.
There are also endless, creative ideas for upcycling old clothing into something else. Have a look at some creative Pins I found [...]

Fair Trade, Upcycled Etsy Picks

I’ll be the first to admit I have a slight problem with Etsy. Well, slight might be an understatement. I love Etsy with a fierce passion.
The site has given thousands of artists the chance to sell their handmade and vintage goods, and many of them are pursuing their art full time, thanks to the success [...]

DIY: Wrapped Headphones

I can’t get through my workday without music. My laptop plays music constantly while I’m working: First Aid Kit, Neil Young, Grateful Dead, and M83 are on on constant rotation right now. And I’m sure you’re the same way (although you likely have much different taste!) Without music, our days would be far less interesting [...]

A Great DIY: Americana Shorts

I’ve been all about DIY the past several months. And, the jackets, necklaces, bracelets, shorts, and shirts I’ve created are my favorite pieces of clothing! They’re one-of-a-kind, and I feel really special when I’m wearing them.
I wanted to share this amazing DIY from Free People with you for two reasons. First, July 4 is right [...]

Our Upcycled Bags

Here at Earth Divas, we try to upcycle fabric whenever we can. Not only is upcycling much more eco-friendly than using brand new material, it often produces results that are far more surprising and interesting!
Here’s a quick look at some of the fair trade bags we have that have upcycled fabrics.
1. Raja and Silk Shopping [...]