This piece was written for Fashion Journal (Issue 178). Make change. Some food for thought: jeans could be the most sustainable piece of clothing in your wardrobe. Think about it. They’re wearable throughout the seasons, you can dress them up or down according to the situation, and they’re basically everlasting. Unlike mini bags and revamped DHL… Continue reading Sustainable Denim Labels You Need on Your Radar
This post was written for Fashion Journal. Apologies to all who came in contact with me over the last few weeks. If the reports are true, deodorant could be leading us to an early grave. The contained aluminium and parabens have reportedly been linked to breast cancer and Alzheimer’s. Without absolute proof, the safest route… Continue reading We Road Tested Affordable Natural Deodorants to See Which Stack Up
This post was written for Fashion Journal. It all started with a statement. The fashion world is stuck in an endless cycle of Clueless meets Outlander, and I am not complaining. If the recent Fall 2018 shows are anything to go by, tartan is an evergreen wardrobe staple. Marco de Vincenzo sent one model down the runway in… Continue reading How Tartan Became a Staple in Wardrobes Everywhere
This post was written for Fashion Journal. Avoiding the perils of landfill. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last twenty years, you’ll be familiar with the perils of landfill. We’ve got masses of waste building up in dumps and floating in the ocean with nowhere to go. It’s a sickening image. What’s… Continue reading A Guide to Disposing of Your Old Things Sustainably
This post was written for Fashion Journal. Let’s break the unhealthy cycle. Trying to live sustainably causes a whole lot of life questioning and changing; no aspect is free from scrutiny. Even our daily, much-needed dose of coffee is problematic. The disposable coffee cups we make friends with for fifteen minutes should really be the… Continue reading The Hard Truths About Your Coffee Habits and How To Change Them
This post was written for Fashion Journal. Sustainability is a big word; with so many individual interpretations, it can be hard to grasp fully. It’s easy to get lost in the semantics, but we can break it down. Here are five simple considerations to take in order to build a more sustainable wardrobe. Wash better… Continue reading 5 Rules to Build a Sustainable Wardrobe
This post was written for Fashion Journal. If 2017 was the year of the dad sneaker, then 2018 is the year of the baby. The latest fashion accessory is, in fact, a tiny human. Hardly a day goes by without the announcement of yet another fashion blogger/writer/journalist/stylist expecting. Leandra Medine, Pandora Sykes, Kate Foley, Chiara… Continue reading Are Babies The Latest Fashion Accessory?