Kelsey Timmerman

Going “Glocal”

Kelsey Timmerman writes for Reject Apathy about the idea of being a global citizen on a local level, and offers a challenge to readers.

Living in a Material World

Columnist Danielle Mayfield discusses Kelsey Timmerman’s book Where Am I Wearing? in light of researching sweatshops, consumerism and whether we depend on factory workers or they depend on us.

A River Runs Denim

In his Where Am I Wearing Wednesday column for RELEVANT, Kelsey Timmerman tackles the topic of toxic dumping from denim companies in the country of Lesotho.

Where Am I Wearing: Shopping Tips

How should we pick our clothes? Kelsey Timmerman provides some helpful shopping tips in his Where Am I Wearing blog for RELEVANT.

Where Am I Wearing: Baby Clothes

Kelsey Timmerman explores his baby’s clothes and finds they mostly come from China—except for one special dress.

Where Am I Wearing

Kelsey Timmerman’s Where Am I Wearing Wednesday column for RELEVANT takes a look at the blue jeans industry in Cambodia.

Where Am I Wearing Wednesday: The Skill is Gone

Kelsey Timmerman thinks about sustainable buying habits–and buying American–in his weekly Where Am I Wearing Wednesday column for RELEVANT.

Where Am I Wearing Wednesday: The Faces and Families Behind the Labels

I’m haunted by garment workers. When I put on a shirt I see faces and…

Where Am I Wearing Wednesday: A Fresh Look at “Made in Italy”

Another installment of Kelsey Timmerman’s Where Am I Wearing Wednesday column for RELEVANT. This week, he talks about his Dolce & Gabbana eyeglasses that were Made in Italy.

Where Am I Wearing Wednesday: The Guessing Game

At a book reading a woman asked me to check the tag on her bra.…

Where Am I Wearing Wednesday: Where Is Imported?

Another installment of Kelsey Timmerman’s weekly engaged consumer column, Where Am I Wearing?

Where Am I Wearing Wednesday: Uzbek Cotton

I know what you are wearing. Maybe your computer cam is on, you think. Maybe…

Where Am I Wearing Wednesday: Under Armour

Today I’m wearing Spandex. That’s right—Spandex. I just got done jogging Before you take your…

Where Am I Wearing Wednesday: Shoes

  Today my feet are nice and cozy in a pair of Merrell slippers. Like…

Where Am I Wearing Wednesday: Pajamas

(Each Wednesday I’m going to select an item of clothing that I’m wearing and see…

Where Are You Wearing?

What if you could meet the people who made your clothes–the twentysomething girl in Cambodia…