Influencers we Love: Climate-Centric Fashionistas
In a landscape often dominated by fast trends and throwaway culture, let’s shine a spotlight on some of the amazing climate-centric activists, environmentalists, and advocates out there who are rewriting the rules of style and focusing their work on the Earth. Go follow them! 🌱
Wanjiku “Wawa” Gatheru is the founder Black Girl Environmentalist, a national nonprofit committed dedicated to empowering Black girls, women and non-binary people in the climate movement.
Xiye Bastida is a 21 year old climate justice activist who is from the Otomi-Toltec Indigenous community located in Central Mexico. She is an organizer, author, speaker, and student who is driven to make the climate movement more inclusive and diverse.
Leah is a celebrated environmentalist based in Los Angeles, CA. Leah founded the non-profit platform Intersectional Environmentalist and published her book The Intersectional Environmentalist: How to Dismantle Systems of Oppression to Protect People + Planet.
Karishma is a Canadian-based climate activist and sustainable fashion advocate. Her content frequently features deep dives into companies and climate problems, street interviews, and an appreciation for the earth.
Dominique Palmer is a Climate Justice Activist, Speaker, Storyteller, Writer, and advocate of slow fashion based in the U.K. In 2023, Palmer was honoured as a ‘Young Leader’ at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards,and named in Forbes 2020 Top U.K Environmentalists List.
Sophia Li is a Chinese-American award-winning journalist, climate advocate and public speaker. Harvard named her one of the top climate communicators of 2022 and she was awarded Refinery29’s Sustainable Innovator Award.
Summer is the founder of Climate Diva, her personal platform focused on sustainability, slow fashion, beauty, and climate action, and Gaia Vintage, and onilne shop of small, curated collections of hand-sourced vintage clothing.
Jazmine Rogers is a Black + Mexican LA-born content creator living in New York. She is the founder and CEO of the popular sustainable fashion platform Sustainable Baddie, featuring products, people, and go-to knowledge for sustainable fashion.