We'ed Support This Roundup
Starting in December we made a conscious decision to change our We'ed Wear This to We'ed Support This. As we gear up for 2020, here at Ladies of Paradise we believe it's an imperative time to uplift and support our communities and those working to make this world a better place.
Greta "Thunberg began a global movement by skipping school: starting in August 2018, she spent her days camped out in front of the Swedish Parliament, holding a sign painted in black letters on a white background that read Skolstrejk för klimatet: “School Strike for Climate.” In the 16 months since, she has addressed heads of state at the U.N., met with the Pope, sparred with the President of the United States and inspired 4 million people to join the global climate strike on September 20, 2019, in what was the largest climate demonstration in human history."
- Time Magazine
Dr. Rachel Knox
The First Family of Cannabinoid Medicine - The Knox Docs are a family of physicians with backgrounds in Emergency Medicine, Anesthesia, Family Medicine, Integrative Medicine, and Preventive Medicine. They have expanded their expertise to include Integrative Cannabinology, Functional Endocannabinology™ and Cannabinoid Medicine, and are internationally recognized as thought leaders in the care of the endocannabinoid system and cannabis therapeutics. From cannabinoid science and patient care, to cannabis regulation, the Knox Docs boast a wide range of interest, involvement, and experience.
Infusing the elements of music, fashion, sensuality & art, Zen & Kush is an elevated lifestyle brand & series of immersive healing events curated by Lizzy Jeff. A growing community of prolific artists, healers and thought leaders, Zen & Kush is a culture that is leading the way for a beautiful, emerging renaissance.
A Better Source
A Directory of Environmentally Conscious Resources for Planet-loving Designers & Businesses
A magazine dedicated to vibrant living. The well-being journal and self- acceptance revolution!
Founded by Reese Witherspoon, Hello Sunshine is on a mission to change the narrative for women!
The baddest public relations and communications person and company, period. Zoe and her partner Mike work in a plethora of industries, but most importantly they work to shatter stigmas in our two favorite industries: Cannabis and Psychedelics.
That's So Retrograde
Elizabeth Kott and Stephanie Simbari have been coined “the Ab Fab of the new age” with good reason. Effortlessly merging pop culture and wellness, the ladies of That’s So Retrograde seek out their most authentic selves, one mistake — or mindful awakening — at a time, while graciously bringing their listeners along for the ride.
Biig Gal Energy
They are a plant-based cooking service and meal prep company. They offer high-protein meals without compromising taste, texture, or flavor. We only use the best non-GMO & organic foods available!
Jameela Jamil is best know for her roll in The Good Place, but unlike her character, Jameela is truly working toward the good place with fight for women and her revolution against shame with I Weigh. "I Weigh is about radical inclusivity, so that no one feels alone. Our job is to amplify, advocate, and pass the mic."
Dr. Nicole LePera - The Holistic Psychologist
Dr. LePera is all about self healing. Teaching people to heal and consciously create a new version of yourself, the highest version of yourself.
Upper Left Ladies
Helping PNW creative entrepreneurs feel supported, more skilled, and aligned in bringing their passions into their work.
Ladies Wine & Design
Ladies*, Wine** & Design is a global non-profit initiative with chapters in 250 cities worldwide. LW&D was started by Jessica Walsh after this happened and she realized that sometimes peers can be competitive or unsupportive of one another. Only a small percentage of creative directors are women or non-binary, and LW&D wants to help change this through mentorship circles, portfolio reviews, talks & creative meetups.
*Our space is inclusive of all women, non-binary, agender and gender non-conforming people. Self-definition is at the sole discretion of that individual. If you feel you could benefit from a space meant for people who do not identify as men to share ideas and collaborate, you are welcome. **Alcohol is entirely optional; you can drink tea, coffee or whatever you like!
Tracee Ellis Ross
Actively compassionate advocate for freedom, equity and joy, culture of beauty expander...and CEO/founder of Pattern Beauty!
The ACLU’s mission remains realizing the promise of the Bill of Rights for all and expanding the reach of its guarantees. Beyond one person, party, or side — the ACLU dares to create a more perfect union.
The Big Quiet
The Big Quiet is a mass meditation movement that gathers thousands of people for large-scale moments of quiet, connection and unplugged performances-- at some of the most iconic places in the world.
Liv Vasquez brings her experience as a chef, recipe writer, and restaurateur to the Cannabis/CBD space by using beautiful events and beautiful plates as an educational tool to teach about Hemp, Cannabis, this emerging industry and plant medicine.
Gala Darling - High Vibe Honey
This babe is on a mission to show women how magnificent they are, and to inspire them to step up and grab the life they’ve dreamed about with both hands. I want everyone to rebel and start their own personal revolution! Your life can be so much bigger, so much bolder, and so much more beautiful.
This woman is the youngest Nobel Peace Prize recipient and one hell of a fighter. After speaking out against the taliban she was found and gunned down on her school bus. But even a bullet to the brain didn't stop this fierce woman. Malala now fights to give back to girls what poverty, war and discrimination tried to take away with the Malala Fund.
With majority of all clothing and materials being made with the use of modern slavery it's time we take a stand and stop by new clothes that support this toxic model! So instead of buying something for a special occasion, you can now rent it with Nuuly!
Cleo is an author who focuses on wellness and self care. Her new book, Where to Begin is a collection of the ideas, mantras, and poems I turn to when I feel like I am losing it. She wrote this so that she could put them all in one place when she felt overwhelmed by worry, fear, anxiety, or helplessness.
Sarah Sophie is an American actress but is better know as an activist. She works with Firebrand, The Resistance Revival Chorus, The Citizens Band, Violet Book, Women’s March, Lady Parts Justice, Together We Rise, truly creating the change she wishes to see in this world.
Black Girls Code
Black Girls Code's mission is to increase the number of women of color in the digital technology space by introducing girls ages 7-17 to computer science.
Dr. Deepika Chopra
"[Meet] The Optimism Doctor that helps clients and corporations around the world to increase their personal 'Optimism Factor'."
Dr. Greer is one of the world’s foremost authorities on the subject of UFOs, ET intelligence, and initiating peaceful contact with ET civilizations.
Female Collective Candice Peers
Candace Reels is an intersectional feminist, content creator, and self-love advocate living in Los Angeles. She created Female Collective to help women come together, tell their unique stories, and feel empowered to tackle the missions that matter most to them.
DoubleBlind is a biannual print magazine and media company covering timely, untold stories about the expansion of psychedelics around the globe.
For more than thirty years, Michael Pollan has been writing books and articles about the places where nature and culture intersect: on our plates, in our farms and gardens, and in our minds. He is the author of the new book, How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence and five New York Times bestsellers.