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The Modern Ayurvedic & The Tastes of Ayurveda

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My great passion is living a sustainable lifestyle both inside and out. Alongside developing a fashion company that treads more lightly on the planet, I have spent years studying yoga and Ayurveda.  I have written two cookbooks for those that are interested in learning more about this rich Indian tradition in food preparation and healthy living. These books can both be purchased through Vancouver publisher Arsenal Pulp Press at the links below. Enjoy! The Modern Ayurvedic The Tastes of Ayurveda About the books Ayurveda is a 5,000-year-old holistic healing tradition from India whose history is linked to the development of...

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What we wear is fast becoming the #1 Environmental issue

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There fashion industry has long been one of the dirtiest in the world. Between the enormous amounts of toxins sprayed on conventional crops like cotton,  and child labour and extremely underpaid (slave) labour used to create cheap clothing for mainstream fashion houses, it's very much a dirty little secret of our capitalist culture. When we created Movement Global it was precisely with a vision to create amazing sustainable clothing, that was fair paid, fair trade, made locally and using organic cotton and easy to grow sustainable Bamboo.  The latest news: big farming is wreaking more havoc than global warming Our...

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How many ways can you wear a Circle Scarf?

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Well, we've come up with a few! Watch our video below, for a WA8 Circle Scarf tutorial. This item is so much more than a scarf, it can turn a same colour long sleeve into a turtle neck, add a pop of colour to a muted top or outfit. Be used as sleeves for short sleeve tops, or a shawl...  

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What is the Movement Concept?

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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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Fashion on Fourth Fashion Show This Saturday!

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We have been invited to participate in the Fashion on Fourth fashion show event this week! This is a local event designed to showcase the amazing local fashion talent in Vancouver on 4th Avenue in particular.  The promotions will be running from Thursday Sept 14th, to Sunday Sept 17th . We will be participating in three ways...: 1)Friday September 15th from 5-7pm: Come into our Vancouver store and get exclusive styling with the designer and owner of Movement Amrita Sondhi. Learn from the creator of Movement which Movement pieces bring out the best in you and make you look fabulous for every...

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