Eco-News from Brightly
Read our most recent articles covering eco-friendly lifestyle tips, climate change information, zero-waste recipes, animal news, sustainable trends, and more.
12 DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Make With Things You Already Have at Home
These easy DIY Halloween costumes are good for the planet and your wallet. You can create them with things you already have at home!
Sustainable Picks From the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2022
The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2022 has arrived. Here are the sustainable picks we're shopping—jewelry, accessories, and more.
How to Host a Clothing Swap, From Invites to Running the Event
Want to host a clothing swap but not sure how to get started? Here's your guide, from finding an event space to running the swap.
7 Colorful Sustainable Clothing Brands for a Fun and Bold Wardrobe
Sick of browns and beiges? These colorful sustainable clothing brands will give you a fun and bold wardrobe that's anything but boring.
We Tried It: 7 Sustainable Swimsuits the Brightly Team Loves
Looking for sustainable swimwear? Here are seven picks the Brightly team tested and reviewed, from cute one-pieces to bikinis.
How to Fix Holes in Shirts, No Previous Sewing Experience Needed
Learning how to fix holes in shirts is easier than you think. Here's how to get the job done, even with no previous sewing experience.
How to Recycle Textiles: Find Textile Recycling Near You
Textile recycling is easier than you think. Instead of throwing away worn-out clothes, learn where to recycle textiles near you.
6 Affordable and Sustainable T-Shirts That Won't Break the Bank
Finding affordable and sustainable t-shirts that fit your budget isn't always easy. Here are some eco-friendly options you'll love.
What Is Rayon — and Is It Sustainable? Consider This Your Go-To Guide
What is rayon? And is it a sustainable and eco-friendly choice? Here's where rayon comes from, what rayon is made from, and alternatives.
10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Purchasing a New Piece of Clothing—Secondhand, Included
You can beat buyer’s remorse, save money, and reduce waste by keeping this list of questions handy the next time you’re contemplating a clothing purchase.
Microplastics: What They Are and How They Harm the Planet
Microplastics are in our food, the air, and even drinking water. Here's what they are, how they're harming the planet, and how to avoid them.
How to Create a Capsule Wardrobe in 3 Simple Steps
Have you thought about trying a capsule wardrobe? Here's what it is, why it's great for the planet, and exactly how to build one.
Walmart Just Launched Sustainable Bras Made from Sugarcane
You can now find sustainable bras at Walmart for under $14. Here's everything to know about the new intimates brand, Kindly.
The 5 Best Online Clothing Rental Companies for Sustainable Style
Clothing rental is one of the best ways to dress more sustainably. Here are five of the best online clothing rental companies to try.
How Sustainable Is Recycled Polyester? Here's the Truth
Many brands use recycled polyester as part of their 'sustainable' sourcing efforts. But how sustainable is it, really? We investigate.
10 Up-and-Coming Sustainable Clothing Materials to Know About
There are so many new sustainable clothing materials on the market, from mushroom leather to Piñatex. Here's what to know about each.
How to Take in the Waist of Jeans: 5 Simple Steps
Want to know how to take in the waist of jeans without having to do any sewing? Follow these simple instructions for a perfect fit.
7 Sustainable Skirts That Belong in Every Eco-Friendly Closet
You can shop for sustainable skirts year-round. Here are some top affordable and eco-friendly picks, no matter your style.
Where to Donate Used Clothes After Decluttering Your Home
If you're not sure where to donate used clothes after decluttering your home, we have six ethical and sustainable options to try.