Elizabeth Magalski

Elizabeth began writing for Made Trade Magazine in 2019 and has covered topics from closed loop sustainable textile production to the resurgence of heritage textile in Mexico. When she’s not diving into complex sustainable topics on Made Trade Magazine she’s curating some of the best articles and gift guides on conscious living on her blog Conscious Life and Style.


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10 eco-friendly furniture and lighting brands to furnish the conscious home

A home is only as good as the items inside it. We spotlight five furniture and lighting bands that complete any home.

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7 eco-friendly bedding brands with organic sheets, duvets, pillows, and blankets

From super soft organic cotton to buttery smooth lyocell and modal TENCEL bedding we’ve got all your sustainable bedroom needs covered.

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16 sustainable travel essentials for your next warm-weather getaway

If you’re dreaming of sunny skies and crystal clear waters for your next responsible travel destination…

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15 Galentine’s Day gifts for your favorite gal pals

We’ve curated the best sustainable and ethical Galentine’s gifts for all the ladies in your life. We’re also sharing what and when Galentine’s Day is!

Sustainable Holiday Outfit Ideas

6 ethically elevated holiday outfit ideas

We created six sustainable outfit ideas to give you inspiration for your holiday party looks.

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7 athleisure gifts for staying comfy in style

From buttery soft modal joggers, to loose fitting organic cotton tops there’s something for every cozy connoisseur in this guide.

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11 exquisite ethical jewelry gifts for a shining holiday

We’ve curated jewelry for the Minimalist, the Naturalist, and for the Lover of Statement pieces. Whoever is on your list we’ve got you covered.

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8 unique and thoughtful Hanukkah gift ideas

An ethical, sustainable gift for every night and for everyone on your list this Hanukkah.

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10 exceptional vegan gift ideas for this holiday season

From vegan leather clutches to throws made from recycled materials we’ve found the best animal-free gifts that are sure to wow.

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15 ethical and sustainable holiday gifts for her | 2019 edition

We pulled out all the stops with our best selection ever of sustainable and conscious gifts for her.


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