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You’re Eating Microplastics – Here’s 8 Ways To Stop It

Microplastic pollution is everywhere. From the top of Everest to the bottom of the Mariana Trench, plastic has wrapped the earth in chemicals that when ingested, can cause major casualties for fish and other wildlife. But now, it’s not just the animal kingdom feeling the effects of microplastic pollution. Significant amounts of plastic are now being found in us. A …

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Slow Fashion – Is It Really A Game Changer?

For jarringly long, economic growth and booming bottom lines have been hailed at the expense of sustainability, equality and fair labour laws. By the same token, fast fashion endorses a deeply problematic throwaway culture of mindless consumption. Where colour combinations, price tags and novelty take precedence over concerns about drought and food scarcity. The rise of slow fashion is the …

Copenhagen Fashion Summit: Big Brands and Sustainability, What’s Changed?

Collaboration, Collaboration, Collaboration! We must collaborate to achieve sustainability in the fashion industry. This was the key takeaway in nearly every session at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit 2019. But where are we? Are big fashion players truly engaged in taking action? Or are we convening in a beautiful Nordic city simply to play lip service to each other?  These were …

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7 Sustainable Swimwear Brands to Float Your Boat This Summer

Shopping for sustainable swimwear, whether it’s a one-piece, two-piece, board shorts or trunks, can be a bit overwhelming. I don’t know about you, but the purchase has lots of excitement and anticipation. Perhaps it’s for a summer holiday, or looking forward to re-visiting the lido, or for an upcoming triathlon. But for the conscious shopper, the quest for ethically made …

13 Brands Leading The Fashion Revolution

The Fashion Revolution is working. Each year since its inception – which was in the wake of the horrific Rana Plaza garment factory collapse in Bangladesh in 2013 (hence the same date every year: the week surrounding 24 April, to mark the anniversary of the tragedy in which 1,130 of the factory’s workers were killed) – it gets stronger. We …

People Tree’s Dairies – Fashion Revolution 2019

Every year thousands of people across the world come together to remember the people of the Bangladesh Rana Plaza factory collapse in 2013. The catastrophe killed 1138 people and injured many more. This tragedy, along with many others, could have been avoided. There were continuous safety and working environment failures and it ultimately left blood on many U.K high street …

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Couchman Bespoke’s Tailoring Revolution

When we buy new we are buying better. But what if you could give your current wardrobe a new lease of life, love, and joy? Couchman Bespoke has this covered – the tailoring revolution has arrived. Couchman is making your clothes custom to stand the test of time. Through tailoring your current wardrobe you can add years to a garments …

13 Super Comfortable Organic Clothing Brands To Buy In 2019

Have you ever worn a cloud that you wrapped around yourself, making you float up into the sky? No. Me neither. But that’s not so far off what it feels like to wear organic clothing. (Slight exaggeration). But what does organic clothing even mean? Short answer, organic clothing is clothing that’s made from natural fibers. But also, this natural clothing …