We promise to improve our selection of beautifully designed and stylish accessories to meet higher standards of sustainability.  While we work to educate the consumer on greening of their closets.  This holds true for all of us.  OSM is part of the industry who must too find solutions that work for economic and environmental sustainability.             

 

As of March  2018 we are proud to be counted as a member of B Corporation - B Corp is to business what Fair Trade certification is to coffee or USDA Organic certification is to milk.B Corps are for-profit companies certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.

As a Responsible Retailer, we are proud to partner with Positive Luxury, who help us to showcase and curate a selection of high-quality, luxury brands that care for people and the planet in order to inspire everyone to buy better.  Everyday actions make a difference to the world. 

We are transparent

about our vendors and artisans.  Click here to read the list of names of our vendors, where they are from and what ranking we apply.   Let us know your favorite brands.    Take a look here

 And we rank them so you know what you are getting:

Our ranking system is 1-5.  

  1. ­­­­­­­Handmade Production – made by hand, not by machine, and typically therefore of superior quality.
  2. Organic or Sustainable Material – sourcing textiles used in the making of fashion accessories.
  3. Recycled/ Reused Material- A part or entire product is being diverted from a landfill and being used in making of fashion accessories. 
  4. Responsible Production – Promoting resource and energy efficiency, sustainable infrastructure, and providing access to basic services, green and decent jobs.
  5. Trade not Aid –Promoting free trade with women owned business. We believe we have a responsibility to hold up women in their quest for equality and freedom.  
  • where 1 criteria met = 1 Rank
  • where 2 criteria met = 2 Rank
  • where 3 criteria met = 3 Rank
  • where 4 criteria met = 4 Rank
  • where 5 criteria met = 5 Rank

Ready to join a growing community?  Read our blog #GreenYourCloset