Johanna Björk

Johanna is a sustainable fashion writer currently based in Ojai, CA. Read her weekly On Trend column to learn what's new in eco fashion.
ALAS: Sustainable Cotton Sleepwear from Australia
ALAS: Sustainable Cotton Sleepwear from Australia

Sleep well in cute sustainable cotton sleepwear by Australian label ALAS, now available in the U.S. Aside from sleeping in the buff, stylish organic cotton sleepwear is the next best thing.  We’ve been smitten with the cute pieces by Australian sleepwear label ALAS (which stands for All Light All Shadow) […]

5 DIY Craft Skills to Learn This Summer
5 DIY Craft Skills to Learn This Summer

Put the warm days and long nights of summer to good use by learning some new DIY craft skills. Summer is a wonderful time to be lazy and do nothing, but also an excellent opportunity to take the time to make something. Put those warm days and long nights to […]

Adèle Dejak: Reclaimed African Fashion Design
Adèle Dejak: Reclaimed African Fashion Design

Merging European and African influences, Adèle Dejak’s designs use reclaimed and recycled materials to create pieces that benefit local artisans. After working as a freelance typographer and art director for an Italian music magazine, Adèle Dejak moved to Kenya and turned her attention to designing accessories from her home in […]

DIY: 10 Things To Make From Plastic Bags
DIY: 10 Things To Make From Plastic Bags

Ten things you can make from old plastic bags. Even though we always bring reusable shopping bags to the store, somehow we always find ourselves with an overflowing stash of plastic bags under the kitchen sink. Recognize that? The good news is that you can use them to make things. […]

The EcoChic Design Award: Challenging Fashion Designers to Cut Waste
The EcoChic Design Award: Challenging Fashion Designers to Cut Waste

Hong Kong-based fashion non-profit Redress launched a sustainable fashion design competition to inspire emerging designers from East to West to reduce waste in the fashion industry. As you may have heard, fashion is one of the world’s most polluting and resource-intense industries, and our accelerating consumption and taste for fast […]

9 Sustainable and Stylish Camping Essentials
9 Sustainable and Stylish Camping Essentials

Stylish camping essentials to pack for your camping trip this summer. Summer is essentially here, and for outdoorsy types that means one thing — camping. We’re dreaming of hitting the road in a stylish Cricket Trailer or eco-chic VW Microbus. But a nice little tent will do as well, as […]