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what is slow vs fast fashion?

What is Slow Fashion vs Fast Fashion?

If you’ve been hearing it a lot more lately, you might be wondering, what is slow fashion? Put simply, slow fashion is more conscious of the fact that so many processes are involved in the creation of garments; so many resources are used and extracted from the earth, so many people must be involv...
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The Best Sustainable Fabrics Replacing Animal 'Materials'

Are animal materials really sustainable, and if so, why not, and what sustainable fabrics can we replace them with?   What is sustainable fashion? This is a kind of fashion which focuses on the wellbeing of the environment, and which recognises that if we continue to deplete the earth of resourc...
Jakke faux fur jacket and vegan knitwear on model

Kind Label of the Week: Jakke

Every week we share one of our favourite labels working to make the world more beautiful, and more importantly, more kind. This week, we're featuring Jakke. The brand is renowned for their beautiful garments which are free from wool and fur, providing a vegan, more sustainable alternative to the...
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Fixing a Prickly Problem With Cactus Leather

As more and more people are becoming aware of the many woes of the fashion industry, new and innovative solutions are being created. One enormous problem the fashion industry has, is its dependency on animal skin leather. Fortunately, a new cactus-based solution is helping us out of this prickly ...
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The Importance of Ethical Fashion During a Pandemic

At first, it's hard to see how fashion and the COVID-19 pandemic are possibly connected, but look a little further and it's clear that to combat this disease, the way we produce fashion products must change dramatically.    Via Fashion Revolution and their 'Who Made My Clothes' campaign.    The ...
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Kind Label of the Week: HIRAETH

Every week we share one of our favourite labels working to make the world more beautiful, and more importantly, more kind. This week, we're featuring HIRAETH. The brand, created by actress, activist and vegan Rooney Mara, alongside her partners, is committed to creating garments that are complet...