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How brands Can Close the Inequalities Gap to Achieve Social Justice

What is Social Justice Day? In 2008, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) unanimously adopted the Declaration on Social Justice for ‘Fair Globalization’. Observed annually, Social Justice Day marks the commitment to achieve progress and social justice in the context of globalisation. With economic concerns dominating our outlook on global affairs, the Declaration on Social Justice symbolises a crucial socio-political shift.  …

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Three Circular Economy Trends To Watch In 2020

From Australia’s bushfires to double-digit temperatures in January, most of us are aware of our planet’s deteriorating health. To rectify these issues, it’s clear that we must collectively shift from our current economic model towards a Circular Economy.  To guide you through the concept, we have highlighted some key Circular Economy trends in 2020. Although these constitute a fraction of …

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How To Make Valentine’s Day The Ultimate Eco-Friendly Date Night

The American tradition of Valentine’s Day is hardly associated with environmentalism and sustainable living. But with a few tweaks, we can turn this yearly event into the super eco-friendly date night it ought to be.  So in the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we’ve listed all the amazing ways you can celebrate an eco-friendly date night. From outdoors and adventurous walks …

5 Sustainable Fashion Trends To Look Out For In 2020

In recent years, there has been a surge of interest in sustainable fashion. Not coincidentally, we have simultaneously witnessed exponential growth in the number of brands and initiatives on the market.  2019 was lauded as ‘the year of awakening’ by the State of Fashion Report, with consumers everywhere demanding radical transparency and social responsibility from fashion brands both big and …

6 Simple Steps To Create Your Perfect Wardrobe With Sustainable Basics

If New Year means new me, new decade means total reboot, right? Across the country, there are bookshelves of handy guides to this personal transformation. But to take on the world, we believe you need to have the sustainable basics right. Investing in sustainable fashion basics not only saves us money and frustration but helps save the planet. Because rather …

Sustainable Activewear – How to Save The Planet Whilst You Workout

No matter how we perceive New Year’s resolutions, we all toy with the idea of a fresh start. With sustainable activewear, we can kick off not only a new year but a whole new decade with a commitment to planetary health as well as our own. Jumping on the treadmill is as important as what we wear when we do …

Conscious Christmas Party Outfits: Make Christmas Ethical Again

You know what time it is? It’s the festive party season which makes those long dark winter days a little bit brighter.  But as the final month of the year has started, sequinned Christmas party outfits adorn shop windows and online stores alike. Office parties and family get togethers are filling our diaries to the rim, calling for constant wardrobe …

How To Sustain The World – The Compare Ethics Manifesto

When Compare Ethics was founded in 2018, it was with the purpose of positive systems change in mind. Fast fashion was climbing the ladder to become a top polluter at record speed and strikingly few initiatives were in place to tackle the worrying trend.  To map out the problem, we crafted the Compare Ethics Manifesto which recognised three primary culprits …

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How to Beat Eco-Anxiety

Does thinking about the threat of climate change keep you awake at night? Are you feeling overwhelmed by the pressure to live a low impact life? Do you feel powerless in the fight for climate justice? You are not alone! Here are our tried-and-tested ways to help avoid the pitfalls of eco-anxiety so you can keep making positive change without …

25 Conscious Christmas Hacks: How to Have An Eco-Friendly Festive Season

Beyond simply the gifts we buy, there are countless other ways we celebrate Christmas that can have a devastating impact on the environment too.  From deforestation caused by our obsession with the perfect Christmas tree to the single-use wrapping paper, crackers filled with useless plastic toys (be honest, we use these once and then they slip into the sofa somewhere). …