Since Fashion Revolution started, thousands of brands are being more open about where their clothes are made. This positive change is down to people joining the Fashion Revolution and asking brands via email, twitter and instagram - #whomademyclothes. Two years ago I bought this dress in a House of Holland sale (even then it wasn't cheap!) … Continue reading Who made my dress?
For regular readers you will know that I am currently raising money for Labour Behind the Label who are a charity that campaigns to improve conditions and empower workers in the global garment industry. This month they launched a campaign for shoe brands to Step Up and tell us where our shoes are made. In 2014 … Continue reading Step Up
Those who know me know just how much I adore Alexa Chung's style. A mix of band t-shirts, 60's mod, English eccentric, scruffy hair, pumps, satchels and high waisted jeans. So today when she launched her very own fashion label I was eager to see what was on offer. I headed to the website and … Continue reading Is High Fashion Slow Fashion?
I usually do yoga at my local leisure centre and recently they've added some extra sessions of piyo and pilates which I can't wait to get stuck into. I've also started going to an outdoor yoga session which is held at Whistlewood Common (a community-owned area of land in my parent's town) one Friday a … Continue reading Asquith – Yoga
As someone who absolutely loves food, but wants to buy and eat a product that is sustainable and safe, is from a company that looks after its employees and does not damage the environment, I was very much looking forward to Ethical Consumer Magazine's latest issue. Every issue Ethical Consumer focuses on a specific area, in which … Continue reading Ethical Food Shop
This year I will be doing a number of things to raise money for Labour Behind the Label. Hadrian's Wall Trek - 8th September - 25 miles over 2 days with my good friend Antoinette. Swap Shop event - venue and date to be confirmed but keep your eyes peeled for an invite! Great North … Continue reading Labour Behind the Label – Fundraiser