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Loved Clothes Last: extending the lifespan of your favourite garments

Loved Clothes Last: extending the lifespan of your favourite garments
"Extending the life of clothes by just nine extra months of active use would reduce carbon, water and waste footprints by around 20-30% each.   ...

Focus on Fibre: Wool

Focus on Fibre: Wool
It’s that time of year again. And yes, by that I mean it’s the time for pumpkin spiced e v e r y t h i n g, unnecessarily large scarves, Ugg boots ...

Samatoa Lotus Farm & the Incredible Lotus Fibre

Samatoa Lotus Farm & the Incredible Lotus Fibre
This week I had the privilege of visiting Samatoa Lotus Farm just outside of Siem Reap, Cambodia, which specializes in fabrics made of lotus, silk,...

Let July Set You (Plastic) FREE

Let July Set You (Plastic) FREE
The number of times I’ve felt that gut wrenching feeling (guilt or indigestion… which ones worse though, really?) from unnecessarily purchasing a w...

Mythbusting: Manufacturing Overseas

Mythbusting: Manufacturing Overseas
It's Fashion Revolution Week!!  A week dedicated to discussing the fashion industry in all it's mud and glory and a call to action to learn as much...

The Great 2018 Sustainability (and Fashion) Reading List!

The Great 2018 Sustainability (and Fashion) Reading List!
Hello Friends! I hope your January is going swimmingly and that you have all recovered from the massive champagne hangovers (mine lasted at least ...

Confessions of a Fabric Hoarder

I have a confession to make: I am a fabric hoarder.   Not in the same way my grandmother is a fabric hoarder;  buying yards and yards of fabric wit...

Seasonless Fashion for All Seasons

Now that it's winter, I've been mucking around in my favourite boots a LOT.  And it's got me thinking about seasonless fashion, and what it really ...

Slow Fashion October

October is Slow Fashion month.  Did you know that?  No, me neither until just today.  Oh well, learn something new and all that jazz.... It does se...