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Sustainable is the New Black

By on February 14, 2019

For the first time in a long time the world has started to turn towards sustainability. We see recycling ads everywhere, straws are made of sterling silver, and organic is found in every supermarket. We see this change becoming more and more prominent in our daily investments. What does…

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By on November 1, 2016

I was recently hired at Free People and could not be more stoked about it. Free People is one of those stores I walk into and almost never leave without something. The entire Urban Outfitters company is one of my major weaknesses. Between Urban Outfitters, Anthropology, and Free People…

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My Modeling Experience

By on September 18, 2016

Photography credit to Andrew Markowitz

I constantly get questions about what its like being a model and how I managed to do it. If you are one of those curious people, this is the post for you.

First I would like to have a little disclaimer, I do not claim to…

Fashion Home Life


By on September 14, 2016

Growing up in Rome, Italy taught me a lot about life. It taught me about the importance of experiencing other cultures, the wonders of traveling, how to be more open minded, and even the correct way to pronounce “bruschetta” (a hard “c” sound instead of the “sh” sound). When…

Ashton Karline Gardner
Arlington, VA

Hello everyone, my name is Ashton Karline Gardner. I am a sustainable fashion influencer. My goal is to use this platform to educate my fellow fashion enthusiasts on the dangers of fast fashion and help inspire ethical consumer decisions. Come along now.