Dream & Do

What Does Ethical Fashion Mean to Us?

What Does Ethical Fashion Mean to Us?

What is “Ethical Fashion”? Unfortunately, this term can take on a lot of definitions, depending on the person using them. We want to take a moment ...
Three Outfits to Transition from Summer to Fall

Three Outfits to Transition from Summer to Fall

Hey, hey! I don’t know where you’re reading from, but Salt and Light Trading Co. operates from deep in the heart of Texas (👏👏👏👏), and while we’r...
Our Very First Silobration

Our Very First Silobration

This is a post I wrote back in 2015, after Breanne and I attended the Grand Opening Silobration at Magnolia Market. I wanted to revive it after our...
Are You Heading Back to School? Take Us With You!

Are You Heading Back to School? Take Us With You!

My favorite teachers in high school were the ones that dressed well and wore unique accessories. (Shout out, Carrie Carson!) Really! I knew, even back then, that they were showing us that they felt we were worth showing up for...
A Peek Inside Our Pop-Up Shops (+ An Invitation!)

A Peek Inside Our Pop-Up Shops (+ An Invitation!)

If this idea feels out of reach, never fear! The magic of these events always flows from the heart behind our mission - connection, community, and using our purchasing power for good. Spending a day with your girl friends, shopping and chatting in the comfort of your own home or in an intimate setting becomes a treasured memory for everyone involved. 
Nervous to Try a Romper? Advice From a (Former) Skeptic.

Nervous to Try a Romper? Advice From a (Former) Skeptic.

I wondered how to wear a romper or jumpsuit. Could I possibly look cute in one? I immediately flashed back to 90’s fashion trends, which at the time I had not accepted as current ;), and my first impulse was to pass the romper by. However, the more I saw these trendy pieces “in the wild,” I saw them for what they really are...
Fears can be prickly?

Fears can be prickly?

Don’t be afraid of it because YOU HAVE MORE GOOD to than letting the imaginary opinions of others hold you back. You’re making up opinions from others before you even give them a chance to form an opinion for themselves. The chances are that at least ONE person is going to connect with you. We all want that connection with someone so we can say “yes, me too!” That one person is worth it.  
Who is Grace House Amazon

Who is Grace House Amazon

Eventually, an idea fell into our laps. We realized that not only could we be apart of all the amazing things Grace House Amazon is doing but we could also provide a business model that would help more people around the world. This is where we saw the opportunity to merge support for the children's home by selling ethical clothing that could provide jobs for artisans not only in the USA but for people all over the world.
BIG ANNOUNCEMENT! You don't want to miss this.

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT! You don't want to miss this.

It is our final day of the Salt & Light Girl series and we're ending it with a HUGE announcement! You might be a Salt & Light girl if you ...
Day 2: Are you a Salt & Light Girl?

Day 2: Are you a Salt & Light Girl?

We are on Day 2 of what it means to be a Salt & Light girl. I loved the conversation we had yesterday, so let's continue it. You might be an S...
Day 1: Are you a Salt and Light Girl?

Day 1: Are you a Salt and Light Girl?

Wow! I can't believe it has been almost 4 years since we've stepped foot in the Amazon Jungle. I'll never forget our final ride. We hopped on the ...
Our WHY!

Our WHY!

If you're reading this, you need to know that you have something to give! More than that, you have someone out there that desperately needs you to give it! I can't tell you what that is or the "why" that will drive you there. Only you can find that. The best part is, you know yourself better than anyone and you already have all the tools to get you there! Once you find your "why", if you're willing to put in the work, you can make anything happen.