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100 Wears

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Before investing in anything new, apply the basic maths – and divide the upfront cost by 100. Working with a sustainable stylist like myself, I will never encourage you to buy something if we don’t think it will get at least #100wears. This applies to everything, not just clothing #100wears is a basic metric for working out how sustainable and …

Men’s Capsule Collection – The Basics

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The focus of this article is to outline the key pieces needed to create a sustainable wardrobe for men.  A curated and well thought out wardrobe is called a ‘capsule collection’ and whilst everyone can benefit from them, it is particularly useful for men who: Are short on time Want a consistent look  Have little interest in regular shopping sprees …

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My Green Goddess Dress

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It’s rare that I dedicate an entire post to one outfit – but this one deserves it. This outfit is one that is empowering and has a great story, not to mention how many people have been swooning over the colour and style of the gorgeous Ophelia dress… All the Fashion brands featured below are members of Ethical Brand Directory …

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Why I became an Ethical & Sustainable Fashion Advocate

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On Thursday 18th July Ethical Brand Directory reached a major milestone, we turned 2-years old. As a bootstrapped project, led by myself a team of volunteers and interns – it’s been a labour of love and no easy feat. But we’ve survived, evolved and have many new things to look forward to. We issued a press release before the event …

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Live on ITV News Discussing Fast fashion

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Barnardo’s released their latest report on the British nations shopping habits and ITV News shared their latest findings. I was invited in to share my expert opinion. But first, here are the shocking fast fashion stats: This year Britons will spend an extraordinary £2.7 Billion on fashion that will only be worn once.The years’ wedding season outfit cost is estimated …

Made in Mexico Documentary Premiere

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I was invited by Aleysha Barenblat the founder of Re/make to see an exclusive premiere of their latest documentary Made in Mexico at Soho House in London on Tuesday 14 May 2019. Aleysha and I have communicated across the pond, but never actually met, so I was delighted to be able to meet her in person. Ayesha founded the non-profit …