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Travel Guide: 10 Sustainable Essentials To Pack In 2020

JANUARY 14, 2020

  Where will your slow fashion journey take you?

  
Sustainability is a lifestyle worth living! We've collected 10 of our best travel accessories to help you travel mindfully in 2020. From exploring your own city to checking off the dream destination on your goals list, it's best to just bring the necessities. Here's to more memories and more room in your bag for souvenirs. Don't forget to send a postcard while you are there.
 

Sightseeing Denim

Meet your most sustainable pair of jeans yet! Made in Los Angeles, in a facility that uses 98% less water than traditional denim laundries. All buttons and rivets are made from recycled metals.The leather label is made from recycled leather. The woven labels are made from recycled water bottles.
 
  
    Momma Jeans $189

     

Chic Currency

Phone, check. Keys, check. Wallet, check! No one likes carrying or digging through a bulky wallet. Keep your important cards in one sleek place. Expandable cotton lined interior pocket - perfect for coins and cards with card slots.
. "You are wanted" embossed as a daily reminder of your worth. Hand crafted in Spain, this wallet is made to create a supply chain of empowerment. 10% of every purchase supports their nonprofit partner in fighting human trafficking through social enterprise.
  


  

Light Layers

  Be prepared for a change in the weather. Pure linen makes this scarf is made from plant based yarn, and is naturally breathable as a textile. Eco-friendly yarns adds a subtle texture to this long scarf that can be styled in multiple ways.  A personal accessory or classic gift, this handwoven scarf is ethically made by artisan weavers in Nepal.
   
  


  
  

Touch Up On The Go

Get glam on those long train rides with a non-toxic shimmering gold nail polish. Long-wearing, organic, vegan, cruelty-free and and 8 Free of the most toxic ingredients known to cause health problems including cancer and asthma. Being free of these chemicals reduces the nail polish scent and won't drive your cabin mates crazy! Responsibly made in the USA. 


  
  

Easy Street

They don't call it the easy pant for nothing! Made of sustainable and oh so comfy Tencel twill material, it makes an adventure day feels like a pajama day. Tencel is made in a closed-loop process with wood pulp from sustainably harvested trees, saving resources and eliminating waste. Pairs perfectly with comfy kicks. Includes the most important feature of all - pockets.

  


  
 

Another Day Of Sun

Spending your days beach side? This frame comes in a graduated black to Havana tortoiseshell with a G-15 green lens. Can be used with prescription lenses through your local optician. 100% UVA protection. What really makes these shades special is that Pala gives a pair of spectacles for every pair they sell. Sustainable case woven from recycled plastic bags and waste.  

 


  

Skincare Reservation

  Being away from home shouldn't mean you have to give up your skincare routine. Maintaining some habits will hep you feel at home wherever you are. Bring your beauty favorites along in this ultra-microfiber vegan leather, cruelty-free, makeup bag. If you are looking for natural beauty additions to your regimen, check out our picks HERE.
  
  


  
  

Scenic Route

  Plant dyed to reflect an endless love for nature and all it's beauty. Long, flowy, with an over sized fit that can be dress up or down to compliment whatever view you seek - or stumble upon. Mindfully made in India. Available in Stone, Melon or Black.

  
  
  

Hands Free Travel

  You'll want your hands free to snap photos and wave hello to the locals. This fanny pack has got you covered. Made from soft vegan leather and eco-suede. The exterior pocket large enough to store your phone, cash, or keys. A convenient zipper top opens to reveal fully-lined interior of 100% organic cotton with an additional interior pocket for cards and cash. Also converts to a crossbody or clutch - we LOVE versatility!
  
  


Knowledge Is Power 

A day at the museum is a must have on any travel itinerary. Just like you learn about the artists in the gallery, you can learn about the maker that crafted your casual cool shirt from Known Supply. Each item is signed by the maker and you can look up their profiles on their website! Ethically made in India 100% GOTS certified organic cotton yarn dyes Stripe Fair Trade Certified.
  
  
  


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