As Black Friday and Christmas approaches, I often feel like my eco-anxiety is at an all-time high. Black Friday started as one day in the year, it’s since then become a week and this year I heard a term that sent me reeling: Black November. Yes, indeed it’s getting v...

5 easy steps to take if you want to stay on trend in a sustainable and ethical way.

May 15, 2019

It’s true – most honestly sustainable clothing brands will never be as cheap as fast fashion, and that’s a good thing! After all, paying more for ethically paid staff and quality materials is the whole point of making the choice to wear eco-fashion, right?

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Can you think back to the last time you bought a pair of jeans? Most likely you considered just a few factors in your purchase like style, cut or price. The last time I bought a brand-new pair of jeans was a year ago and I got them from the amazing sustainable brand Ar...

February 27, 2019

   

Remember when ‘sustainable fashion’ meant loose, multicoloured hippy pants and scratchy sweaters? Those days are well and truly over, as designers across the fashion industry are taking the leap to produce eco-friendlier and sustainability conscious clothes. Th...

December 9, 2017

Let’s face it: finding make-up for black skin is still not as easy as it should be. Whether you’re shopping in a drugstore or a department store, it seems huge brands like Boots, Dior or Lancome fail to cater to the diversity in the black skin tone. Now, imagine lookin...

November 24, 2017

Fashion's meangirls are here!  

We’ve all heard the solid arguments against fast fashion brands like H&M, Zara and Mango: they create environmental crises by offering fashion that’s so cheap, it’s practically disposable. The reason that fashion can be had for such...

April 23, 2017

The Fashion Revolution movement shines light on the real people who make our clothes by drawing our attention to their working conditions and how our choices impacts them...

March 14, 2017

One of my favourite quotes is by sustainable food advocate and author Anna Lappé who states: “Every time you spend money, you’re casting a vote for the kind of world you want.” Simply put our purchasing habits day in and day out impact the entire planet at large.

February 10, 2017

When searching if a brand is ethical, dig into their website, search for an actual sustainable tab or section, see their concrete action towards that as well as who they associate themselves with like their partnerships or their certified labels.

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