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May 27, 2020

Right now search the hashtag #sustainable on Instagram and you will get 7.3 million results.

Fast fashion brands are creating new lines using #sustainable as a buzz word and influencers are flocking to tell you of their new #sustainable paid for product placements. 

But...

May 19, 2020

Lockdown has got the nation in a baking frenzy, flour is in short supply up and down the nation, and many couples have ended up in arguments over proofing times.

But don't worry because Marlowe has got you sorted! Since lockdown began, my sister's boyfriend, Marlowe, ha...

April 29, 2020

This post was supposed to go up on Sunday the last day of Fashion Revolution Week. But unfortunately I was unwell, as per, always. Not the point of this post at all but I swear to god I always get ill at the most inconvenient of times. 

Anyway as this post was about wha...

April 24, 2020

It's day 5 of Fashion Revolution week, and today is also 7 year anniversary of the day the Rana Plaza factory, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, collapsed. Killing 1138 people and injuring 2500 more. Among the rubble labels of Western clothing brands were found, including Primark...

April 23, 2020

Welcome to day 4 of Fashion Revolution Week. Today's theme is loved clothes last. I love this theme because it's all about loving what you already own, no matter where its from. If you're jut starting out on your journey as a conscious consumer, this is a great place t...

April 22, 2020

Hello and welcome to day 3 of Fashion Revolution Week on my blog. 

I hope you've been enjoying the content so far.

Today's theme is Fashion Fix, all about fixing and tailoring your clothes to make them last.

Britons binned clothes worth £12.5 billion in 2017 leading to 30...

April 21, 2020

Day 2 of Fashion Revolution Week

Fashion Revolution has a question for us all. Who Made Our Clothes? 
The idea is to give a voice to the humans behind our clothing. And to ask brands for more transparency, about who really made our clothes. 

Ok let's talk sweat shops. I...

April 20, 2020

Welcome to Fashion Revolution Week on my blog! This week (20th - 26th April) is Fashion Revolution week. A week dedicated to the anniversary of the Rana Plaza garment factory collapse, which killed 1,138 people and injured many more in 2013. Designed to encourage milli...

April 17, 2020

Little note: I wrote this blog post a couple of weeks before lockdown, but when lockdown started I didn't feel able to post it. A lot has changed over the last few weeks, and for many people sustainability has had to take a back seat. I, for example, am high risk so ha...

April 11, 2020

Welcome back, sorry for the radio silence on this blog. As some of you may know I have a new job working for Extinction Rebellion, I've also been getting used to this whole lockdown situation, and then I had tonsillitis for a week. I hope everyone is keeping well, in t...

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