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Great News Or Greenwash? Mango Committed Collection

By Arwa Lodhi It all started with H&M’s Conscious Collection, and now another high street giant has taken steps towards sustainability. Mango has launched a new collection called Mango Committed, comprised of 45 pieces (25 women’s and 20 men’s items).…

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Label Love: The Autonomous Collection

By Millennia Severino London based Australian designer, Kim Stevenson founded The Autonomous Collections through her unwavering love of ethical practices and sustainability, which grew from a pressing concern for the environment. Stevenson’s vision is to revive and challenge our…

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The Good American: Good Apparel Fashion

By Andrea Plell Take a look at the tags in your clothing. Chances are they read ‘Made in China’, Vietnam or Bangladesh. Unless it’s vintage, finding a garment that’s ‘Made in USA’ might be as rare as plucking a…

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Recycled and Upcycled Patchwork Jeans

By Chantal Brocca What is that one item of clothing, that life central, can’t live without, beat all expectations gold nugget – even on a fat day – that somehow look just as good on you as it does…

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Hope For Humans: Project Destiny

 By Arwa Lodhi Human trafficking is a more serious issue than you think. While most of us believe it only happens in countries far from ours, the truth is that sexual slavery exists in every nation around the world,…

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Great Danes! 10 Sustainable Danish Fashion Brands

By Chere Di Boscio Denmark is having a fashion moment. Again. Danish supermodels Caroline Brasch Nielsen and Freja Beha Erichsen are dominating the catwalks; Copenhagen Fashion Week is on every editor’s ‘must attend’ list; and a slew of sustainable…

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The Philosophy of Sustainable Fashion by Thoreau

By Chantal Brocca  This one’s been on our radar for awhile now. While everyone’s out there looking for a bigger and brighter carefully curated, meticulously constructed version of sustainable sartorialism, someone finally actually went out and did it. The…

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8 Eco Friendly Fabrics In Our Material World

By Arwa Lodhi What makes clothing sustainable? Which fashion brands use eco friendly fabrics? And which fabrics can indeed be classified as ‘eco friendly’? When consumers ask themselves these questions, it’s a good thing. But when fashion buyers ask them,…

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A Very Merry Christmas Fashion Shoot

By Diane Small   And so it is Christmas: the festival of peace, brotherhood…and garish decorations. Simply can’t take the sight of another naff jumper? Eyes watering from tinsel overload? Got a gauche wrapping paper-induced headache coming on? Then…

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Feminism in Fashion: Women For Women

By Courtney Yalen It seems ironic that women are the main consumers of fashion – and the main workers in the industry. Most garment workers around the world are female, and they’re badly exploited. They’re poorly paid, have no…

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Label Love: Skall Studio’s Sisterly Stylings

By Diane Small They say that ‘sisterhood is powerful.’ It has the ability to bring families closer together, advance social movements, and to catalyse people into action. Sisters Julie and Marie Skall have done all of this with their…

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Label Love: The Sweet Stylings of Suite 13

By Diane Small Pure, organic cotton; transparent production processes and simple, classic designs are the three defining factors behind Spanish based eco fashion brand Suite 13. Made in small workshops in Barcelona using only natural dyes in a limited…

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6 Simple, Sustainable Styling Tips

By Anna Van Der Heijden The best thing about avoiding fast fashion is that you are less likely to look like everyone else. Slow fashionistas couldn’t care less about the latest shipment into Zara; they’re not salivating all over fashion…