Sustainability Sunday #76

Fast fashionistas ARE NOT feminists.Ever since Dior brought out the "We Should All Be Feminists" t-shirt in the Spring/Summer 2017 runway show the fast fashion world has done exactly what it's always done, create cheap versions of the same thing. Although an "I ❤️ NY" t-shirt has never been cool we've all be partial to... Continue Reading →

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Sustainability Sunday #75

Talking about a Revolution.This week marks 5 years since the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh, and the beginning of another Fashion Revolution week. There have been many improvements in the fashion industry in the last 5 years: sustainable and ethical fashion brands becoming more prevalent, Gucci banning fur, high street brands... Continue Reading →

Sustainability Sunday #74

"Good shoes take you good places." We often talk about ethical fashion: clothing, fabrics, garment manufacturers and all that very important stuff, but I can't help but feel that shoes get a little left out. We ask retailers "who made my clothes?" but what about "who made my shoes?" Who DID make my shoes?! Finding... Continue Reading →

Sustainability Sunday #73

Wedding season has begun!It seems I'm reaching the age now where I have weddings to attend. Before last year I had attended a total of 4 weddings in my 27 years, the first of which was my parents' at just 6 months old. Last summer I went to the first wedding of someone my age... Continue Reading →

Sustainability Sunday #71

BOOBIES! I'm sure that got your attention didn't it? Today, we are talking about where to put your old over-the-shoulder-boulder-holders. If you're trying the capsule wardrobe thing, have had yourself measured lately or are just having a good old clear out there's a few items it's tricky to know what to do with, and bras... Continue Reading →

Sustainability Sunday #64

FASHION SVP: THE DL Every year the Fashion SVP apparel sourcing event takes place in Kensington Olympia, London. From an outsiders perspective I feel like this event goes a little under the radar yet it's one of the most on-trend events I've attended. As well as the trade show exhibits from international fashion producers, suppliers... Continue Reading →

Sustainability Sunday #56

Introducing: Coca-Cola and X-Rays from Sonya Vajifdar The world of sustainable fashion is beginning to bloom, designers committed to the cause are continually looking for sustainable and ethical alternatives to fabrics. We’ve seen the introduction of Piñatex™, Lyocell and Bamboo, all overtaking the ever-derided hemp. Now, we’ve got brands like Timberland bringing us Thread X... Continue Reading →

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