I have a confession to make. There is one major downside to dressing a little bit more sustainably. I've been walking around with a hole in my jeans. The even greater problem is the frequency of this occurrence - like, let's estimate, every one in four wears, at least. My treasured Nudie jeans are getting… Continue reading the downside of sustainable fashion :: a jeans story.
It's no lie that I have quite a long-standing fascination with the Olsen twins. I once pledged to re-watch all their ground-breaking movies ( still haven't done that, but I will, just waiting for Netflix to deliver ). I once received an Olsen book ( of the So Little Time variety, I believe ) bought from… Continue reading why i love the row / the olsen twins.
This Sydney weather is playing topsy-turvy with my whole life. From 30+ degrees to winter and back again in a matter of days, bringing the warmest of jumpers back out of hiding and inducing a pre-Christmas dreaded illness. That and extreme emotions arising - teary eyes for no reason, anger at my messy handbag, on and… Continue reading the sustainers :: auguste the label.
Finally I upgraded my phone. Now I can actually update apps, take photos, and go nuts on podcasts. With a new phone also comes the need for a new case - I am not one of those graceful and dainty enough to never drop it. I figured it would probably be best to leave my… Continue reading the sustainers :: pela case.
I'll be honest - not all the clothing purchases I've been making have been completely ethical. It's the issue where I desperately need something to wear, whether for a particular event or the changing season or old stuff = broken, but the money situation does not match the wishing situation; the one where I try… Continue reading the battles of a sustainable life.
There's enough content, labels and inspiring people on sustainable fashion to cover at least 5 posts a day, every day, for years and years. Sadly this isn't my full-time job. Sadly the time to put it all together doesn't exist in my life at the moment. So I settle for a couple of times a month,… Continue reading the sustainers :: mara hoffman.
I just finished a book in record time - one month, instead of three ( all thanks to the #tenpagesaday initiative ). And this aforementioned book happens to be one of the most important I have ever read, or opened. It is the book that everyone needs to read. Clare Press' hilarious, moving, insightful book,… Continue reading the sustainers :: palmaira sandals.