Blog — sustainable fashion

It is wonderful being back home at our Bowen island Movement store and Head office,

Posted by AS on

2019, a stellar year, and we look forward to a fabulous 2020 for all. We have made a smooth transition home to our Bowen island store from Kitsilano.  It is a pleasure to give our amazing Movement eco-fashion clients our personalized service both on line and in store and help them keep their goals of buying conscious sustainable clothing while looking stylish in their multidimensional lives. 

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Tools to keep you calm through the Christmas Season: meditation evening event December 12th

Posted by Alexandra on

During the Holiday season things can get pretty stressful. Even if you are having fun and love Christmas it can feel a big overwhelming. That's why we have decided to something a little different this year and offer TWO 15 minute meditation sessions in our Vancouver store to help deal with the stress.  Christmas De-stress Event What: 15 minute Hatha yoga breathing meditation. Amrita will be teaching alternate nostril breathing, belly breathing and back breathing. You can just wear regular clothing. Ideally clothing you can breathe in :)  Who: All levels. This is something that anyone can do at any age any time,...

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What is the Movement Concept?

Posted by Alexandra on

Our mandate from the very beginning of this company was to create clothing that would not add to the giant trash bin that is created by the fashion industry each year. To that end we created pieces that are: Sustainable: we use organic cotton and bamboo, and are made in Canada to keep travel costs down Classic: they never go out of "style"  High quality: our clothing has a price point that is reflecting it's high quality of fabric, thread, and sewing. Some of our customers have clothing they've worn for 12 years! Modular and Reversible: our line is created...

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Come join the fun at the Khatsahlano Street Party!

Posted by Alexandra on

This will be our third year participating in Vancouver's largest Free Music and Arts festival. On Saturday July 8th starting at 9am, West 4th becomes pedestrian only, and the streets are full of music and fun. Promos, Discounts and More: Come to our store, and pick a coupon for discounts and prizes that range from 5$ off, to items of clothing! Every hour we will be giving a promotion on a different item, so check in during the day to see if one of your favourite pieces is being promoted at that time! Movement Fashion Show We will once again be...

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Two things we can do right now to save the environment

Posted by Amanda Euringer on

This past Monday, June 5th, was World Environmental Day. Here at Movement we believe that every day is environmental day, that is why we have dedicated ourselves to creating clothing that has a sustainable future. While big business remains one of the biggest culprits in environmental destruction, it's our impact as individuals that we can not only control, but may have the most far reaching effects as far as how we can turn things around. Saving the environment can seem like an overwhelming task, but on a personal basis it's the little things we do daily that can have the...

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