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Organic fibres – which ones are important?

Organic fibres – which ones are important?

You may or may not have heard of ‘Dirty Dozen’ produce – the 12 foods that are the worst offenders when it comes to non-organic growing practices a...
What does it mean to be Zero Waste?

What does it mean to be Zero Waste?

Zero Waste Week is coming up (7th-11th September 2020), five days dedicated to spreading awareness about the importance of reducing our environment...
Can sustainable fashion be affordable?

Can sustainable fashion be affordable?

It can sometimes feel like a struggle to shop sustainably on a budget. Clothing that’s made responsibly tends to be more expensive and is often mad...
How often should you buy new bras?

How often should you buy new bras?

Replacing your bra regularly is one way to avoid the dangers of an ill-fitting bra, which can include anything from headaches to back pain from poo...
How to prevent and manage period leaks (guest post)

How to prevent and manage period leaks (guest post)

We each experience our periods differently – they’re unique to our bodies and hormones. But there are a few feelings and shared experiences most pe...
Top tips for buying second-hand clothes

Top tips for buying second-hand clothes

Buying second-hand is fast becoming the norm, as more people try to shop in a way that’s not only more sustainable, but affordable too.   According...
Invisible Fibres - Plastics in Clothing

Invisible Fibres - Plastics in Clothing

Plastic has been an important component of our clothing ever since the chemical company DuPont introduced polyester into men’s suits in the 1950s. ...
Plastic Free July: how to reduce single-use plastic

Plastic Free July: how to reduce single-use plastic

For plastic-free July, we thought we’d share our thoughts and tips around a very topical issue – single-use plastic. Did you know?  40% of plastic...
Volunteering: where to start

Volunteering: where to start

If you’ve ever thought about volunteering, now is a great time to start. Any amount of time you’re willing to give could be incredibly valuable for...
How to extend the life of your underwear

How to extend the life of your underwear

‘Repair and mending doesn’t mean we can’t afford to buy something new, it means we can’t afford something being thrown away. What used to be a badg...
Working from home? Read our top tips for productivity (and sanity)

Working from home? Read our top tips for productivity (and sanity)

We’ve put together a short selection of ideas on how you can look good, do good and feel good from the comfort (or confines) of your own home.  ...