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Eco

Spotted in the Press - Featuring Jane Goodall & Billie Eilish

People are talking! Boody is getting major press coverage from some of our favorite websites. From the new-to-the-scene (and the red carp...
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Guide

What to Look for When Buying Activewear

When it comes to what you workout in, it's important to consider how they make you feel and look—but also their impact on the environment...
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Eco

#ClimateTogether Alliance

Sustainability is our core mission and we’re on a journey to make this world a better place on Earth Day and every day. That’s why we’re ...
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Guide

Does Viscose Wrinkle?

By: Daisy Hemmen A garment that looks smooth and sumptuous on the rack won’t necessarily retain its shape after a day of wear. When buyin...
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How to Wash Viscose

By: Heather Bien No matter how careful you are with your clothing, accidents happen—whether it’s a spaghetti sauce stain on your spaghett...
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Guide

Is Organic Cotton Sustainable?

By: Daisy Hemmen If you consider yourself a bonafide tree hugger, you probably try to make good choices when shopping for new clothing, i...
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Guide

What is Organic Cotton?

By: Heather Bien We’re all trying to be better stewards of Mother Earth. From recycling to upcycling and eating conscientiously to dressi...
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Guide

We Are Proud to be a B Corp Certified Business

We’re extremely proud and very excited to announce that we’re officially B Corp Certified. In late 2021, we earned our place as part of t...
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Guide

How To Wash Workout Clothes

Give your activewear the care they need. Learn more about how to wash workout clothes to keep them long-lasting.
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Guide

What to Wear On a Long Flight

Packing for a trip? Read our blog to get more ideas on what to wear on a long flight.
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Guide

Seven Gym Bag Essentials for Women

Not sure what to pack in your gym bag? Learn more about these seven gym bag essentials for women.
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Guide

What Is Activewear?

Activewear is versatile, however, it's typically worn for working out. Learn more about what activewear is.
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Guide

7 Bra Fitting Problems & How to Solve Them

From underwire digging in to a loose band, learn more about common bra fitting issues and how to solve them.
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Guide

How Often Should You Change Your Bra?

No bra is meant to last forever - even the good ones. Read our guide to learn more about how often you should wash, change, and replace y...
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Guide

Why Do Women Wear Bras?

Curious about why women wear bras? Read our guide to learn more about the purpose and benefits of wearing a bra!
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Guide

5 Different Bras to Wear With Tank Tops

Trying to find the right bra to wear with a tank top? Read our guide to learn more about different types of bras you can wear and get ins...
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Guide

Types of Underwear for Men

Curious about the different types of underwear for men? Read our guide to learn more!
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Guide

How to Fold Underwear

Trying to figure out the best way to fold underwear? Learn about the different methods for folding underwear with our complete guide.
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Guide

G-string vs. Thong

Unsure about the differences between a g-string vs. a thong? Read on to learn more about how they differ in coverage and occasion for wear.
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Guide

Brief vs. Bikini

Are briefs or bikinis better? It depends on your preference. Check out our guide to learn more about the differences between briefs and b...
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Guide

What is the Purpose of Loungewear?

Loungewear is the go-to look for anyone who wants to feel cozy all day. Read on to learn more about this comfy trend!
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Hipster vs. Brief

Are you team hipster or team briefs? Learn more about the differences between hipster vs. brief underwear.
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Guide

5 Self Care Day Ideas You Need to Try

Looking for creative ways to shower yourself with love and care? Read on for a list of self care day ideas!
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Guide

Hipster vs. Bikini

Not sure if you want hipster or bikini undies? Read on to compare hipster vs. bikini underwear and see which is right for yo
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Guide

Boxers vs. Briefs

Boxers or briefs? It depends on your preference! Read on to learn more about their differences and when to wear one or the other based on...
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Guide

How Often to Replace Underwear

Did you know that underwear needs to be replaced after a certain period? Read on to learn more about how often you should buy new underwear.
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Guide

How to Wash Underwear

Give your underwear the care they deserve with a good wash. Learn more about how to wash underwear properly and kill bacteria.
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Guide

What Is The Pocket in Women’s Panties For?

The pocket in women's panties is known as a gusset. Curious about why it's there? Read on to learn more about the purpose of gussets.
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Guide

Holiday Gift Guide

‘Tis the season for gift guides, and we promise this will be your favorite one yet! Everyone loves to unwrap something they’ll wear all y...
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Guide

Does Viscose Shrink?

Do you find yourself asking if viscose shrinks? Read on to finally get your answer about the fabric and tips on how to prevent shrinkage.
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Is Viscose Good Material?

Looking for a sustainable fabric and wondering is viscose a good material for the job? Read on to learn more about the silk substitute.
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Is Viscose Biodegradable?

Interested in helping the environment and wondering if viscose is biodegradable? Keep reading to learn more about the environmentally fri...
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Is Viscose Sustainable?

The fabric is made from natural fibers so naturally, you are probably wondering if viscose is sustainable? Read on to learn more.
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Guide

5 Lounge-Worthy Essentials

Home. It’s where you’ll find most of us these days. The shift in routine, workstations and how time is spent has meant a change in attir...
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Guide

How To Check Your Breasts

What’s the first thing you think to look for when you hear the phrase ‘check your breasts’? It’s often the idea that you’re looking fo...
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Guide

How to Pack Bras

Finally going on that long-awaited and well-deserved vacay? Click here to learn how to pack your bras so you have space for everything yo...
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Guide

Should You Wear a Bra to Bed?

We're all about comfort...especially when it comes to your sleep. Click here to read if you should wear a bra to bed. The answer might su...
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Guide

How to Know If a Bra Fits

We understand...finding a great fitting bra is tough! Read here for quick tips on how to know if a bra fits and what to look for when you...
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Guide

How to Measure Your Bra Size

You're not alone! It can be a little challenging finding a bra that fits right. Learn how to measure your bra size for maximum comfort al...
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Guide

Introducing LYOLYTE™ | Our Lyocell Underwear Collection

Introducing LYOLYTE™, our new underwear collection, made following the sustainable Lyocell process. Lyocell is a cellulose fiber traditi...
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Guide

How to Relax Before Bed

In the age of social media and streaming services it can be hard to truly unwind before bed. Keep reading to learn how to properly unwind...
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Guide

What Is Athleisure?

Ever put on your workout set and realize it has the potential to be a cute fit? Athleisure was made for that exact reason. Keep reading t...
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Guide

How to Style Joggers

Joggers, the perfect mix of style and comfort. Good for any occasion since they can be dressed up or down so read on to learn different w...
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Guide

What Is Loungewear?

Tired of having to choose between cute and comfortable? So are we. Loungewear makes it so we don't have to choose at all. Keep reading to...
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Guide

Do You Wear Underwear With Leggings?

To wear underwear with leggings or to go without it. What side are you on? Read more about our take on this infamous question here.
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How to Measure Your Hips

Ever wondered how to properly measure your hips so you can find the perfect sizing for you? Keep reading to learn how to measure your hips.
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Guide

When Was Underwear Invented?

Who first decided to wear another article of clothing under our pants and what was the reasoning behind it? Read on to learn when underwe...
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Types of Underwear for Women

Need different options when it comes to underwear? We got you. Learn about the different types of underwear for women here.
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Guide

Underwire vs. Wireless Bra: What is Better?

Having trouble deciding between wireless bra and underwire bra? Read on to find out which one is better.
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How to Wash Bras

Give your bras all the care they deserve with a good wash. Here is everything you need to know about how to wash bras correctly.
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How to Store Bras

Knowing how to store bras correctly will lengthen your favorite bra's life. So, read on and learn how to get it right.
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Guide

Types of Bras

Are you looking for the right bra to match your outfit and body type? Here's your complete guide to the different types of bras.
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Lifestyle

Shop Local: The Curious Quill

This month for Boody’s Shop Local series we are featuring The Curious Quill, a specialty boutique located within Thee Draper Village. The...
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Lifestyle

Makeena: The Smart Shopping App

What is Makeena? Makeena is a free and easy-to-use mobile app that helps you discover better-for-you, better-for-the-planet products, th...
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Lifestyle

Why Anyone Can Meditate and How It Will Change Your Life

Guest article by Laura Kelly, Yoga Instructor Meditation teaches us many things. While the world asks us to speed up, meditation teaches...
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Lifestyle

Shop Local: Green Roost

It's always a treat to support your Local Businesses! For this Shop Local series, we were lucky enough to speak with Kelsey - the owner o...
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Lifestyle

Shop Local: Rebecca's Natural Foods

This month for Boody’s Shop Local series we are featuring Rebecca's Natural Foods. Rebecca's Natural Foods is an independently owned an...
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Lifestyle

What Is the Zero-Waste Movement and Who Is Part of It?

Heard of the zero-waste movement? It’s pretty much what it says on the recyclable tin – a lifestyle where people aim to completely rid o...
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Lifestyle

15 Foods You Need to Eat to Live a Healthy Life

Healthy living is more important now than ever. Not only are we fast approaching summer, but we’re stuck inside most the time (rightfully...
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Lifestyle

Artist Profile: Julia Ledyard

By: Heather Bien Boody is thrilled to kick off a new partnership in 2020; we’re working with uber-talented fine artists to bring Boody to...
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Lifestyle

Artist Profile: Caren Ginsberg

By: Heather Bien Boody is thrilled to kick off a new partnership in 2020; we’re working with uber-talented fine artists to bring Boody to...
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Eco

Why Living a Sustainable Life Is Good for You and the Planet

Sustainability. It might not roll off the tongue, but we’re told time and time again how vital it is. We're living in an age where peopl...
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Eco

11 Ways to Be More Sustainable in the Workplace

Caring for the planet doesn’t need to be hard work. An eco-friendly and sustainable lifestyle shouldn’t stop at your doorstep, as cultiva...
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Eco

5 Sustainable Wardrobe Tips That You Can Start Using Today

By: Heather Bien In pursuing a more sustainable life and making eco-friendly choices, we’re looking at how sustainability applies across ...
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Lifestyle

5 Tips to Finding More Balance in the New Year

Guest post written by Leanne Gerich, Holistic Nutritionist, Yoga Teacher and Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner With summer in fu...
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Lifestyle

Introducing Boody Lounge: Sustainable Downtime Wear

We’ve taken all your feedback on board and we're so excited to finally be unveiling Boody Lounge! A capsule collection of women’s...
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Lifestyle

How to Reduce Stress and Anxiety and Boost Happiness

It’s almost impossible to say we can ever live both stress and anxiety-free. But have you ever noticed how happier people handle stress e...
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Lifestyle

8 Bamboo Must-Haves

We’re talking sustainability and why adding more bamboo to your life could be a solution to a very big environmental problem. 
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Lifestyle

Meditation for Beginners

We’ve all heard it before––we should be meditating. It might be on our daily to-do lists, another priority we hope we’ll get around to, b...
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Lifestyle

How to Find Peace in a Busy Workday

Whether you’re starting out in your career or have made your way to the corner office, chances are you have days where stress...
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Eco

Aloe Juice: Here's Why it Really is all that it's Cracked Up to Be

Beverage trends have been popping up left and right and are definitely the “it” health trend of 2019. One of the latest and greatest tren...
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Lifestyle

DIY Self Care Day - Win the day with the best you

There is so much talk about self-care these days— we are chronically stressed and overworked, and it’s important to find the time to repl...
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Lifestyle

11 Yoga Essentials to Take Your Workout to the Next Level

Summer’s longer days and warmer weather have inspired us to kick our om session up a notch.  After all, the benefits yoga offer...
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Baby

Baby Essentials: The Ultimate Newborn Checklist

When a new addition to the family is on the way, there’s obviously so much to prepare for. Between planning for breast and bottle...
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Baby

How to Swaddle a Baby in a Muslin Wrap

Whether you’re asking yourself ‘what are muslin wraps used for?’, ‘how to swaddle a newborn’ or ‘when to stop swaddling baby’, we’ve got ...
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Baby

7 Ways to Raise an Eco Baby: Green Parenting Tips

Here at Boody, we believe in raising an eco-friendly baby. After all, our kids are the future of the planet!  It’s important that each pa...
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