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The Ethics of Fashion Brands Made In Prisons

There’s a lot to consider when it comes to the ethics of fashion brands made in prisons…. By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Recently, a crop of new fashion brands made in prisons has arisen. They boast that because they’re using…

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COVID 19 And The Rise Of Fashion Resale

Government imposed lockdowns have had a devastating effect on people’s lives. However, there is at least one great new trend arising from them. See how COVID has contributed to the rise of fashion resale By Harleen Dorka Most markets…

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Expert Answers To Your Questions About Cats

Rita Reimers is known as the ‘cat whisperer’. Here, she gives expert answers to your questions about cats By Chere Di Boscio Ah, cats! They’re the stars of the internet, and favourite pets for billions of people around the…

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How To Invest In Green Energy: Expert Tips

Need a safe place for your money to grow? Wondering how to invest in green energy? We asked the experts By Chere Di Boscio With the economy sliding into depression in many countries around the world, and more concerns…

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Our Ethical Christmas Gift Guide For 2020

Our ethical Christmas gift guide for 2020 has something for everyone: men, women and kids! By Lora O’Brien Anyone else kind of love – but kind of hate – the holiday season? You marvel at all the gorgeous lights…

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Your Questions About Dogs Answered By An Expert

Our readers asked questions about dogs, and we got an expert to answer! By Chere Di Boscio Ah, doggies! They’re definitely woman’s best friend. Or at least, one of our best friends! They’re loyal, they’re goofy, and above all,…

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10 Luxury Vegan Gifts Anyone Would Love

These luxury vegan gifts are the perfect cruelty-free gift suggestions for any occasion! By Lora O’Brien Vegans can be notoriously tricky to give gifts too. Chocolates? Oops – they’ve got milk in them. Gloves? They’d better not be leather!…

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Why Streaming Is Bad For The Environment

You might not think watching a video is as bad as using an electric oven. But it is! Here’s why streaming is bad for the environment By Roberta Fabbrocino Since lockdowns began, we’ve all been glued to our screens…

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5 Of The Most Endangered Animals On Earth

These are five of the most endangered animals on Earth. The good news? It’s not too late to save them! By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi What do the following animals have in common: the passenger pigeon, Tasmanian tiger, great auk…

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Does Animal Testing In Cosmetics Still Matter?

It’s banned in most countries. So does animal testing in cosmetics still matter? We investigate By Emma Håkansson Animal testing and vivisection – operating on live animals for experimentation, has been debated and fought against for far longer than…

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Aspartame Facts: The Bitter Truth About Aspartame

These aspartame facts may shock you into quitting the stuff for good! By Jody McCutcheon We’ve all used it in an attempt to stay slim and chic; Karl Lagerfeld swore he lived on the stuff, and Jean Paul Gaultier…

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Is Ethical Fashion Racist? See Why I’d Say Yes!

Is ethical fashion racist? If you ask me, yes! Here’s why. By Dominique Drakeford Let’s keep it real: the fashion industry is an engine that’s driven by modern slavery, whose success manifests from darker skinned people in what’s often…

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The History of Haute Couture: A Timeline

The history of haute couture is a rich and surprising one! By Chere Di Boscio The name is French. The rules are French. The attention to detail is French. So you may be surprised to discover the whole history…

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Yes, Slave Labour In Fashion Happens Here, Too

Think it’s a third world problem? Nope! Slave labour in fashion happens in the ‘developed’ world, too.  By Chere Di Boscio Exploitation of garment workers across fast-fashion supply chains is nothing new to conscious shoppers. By now, we all…