Sustainability Hints and Tips

Reduce Re-use Recycle – Let’s Focus on the First R….

Traditionally the ‘Three Rs’ were about education.  This is slightly strange given that two of them don’t even start with R – a Victorian attempt at irony I guess.  In current thinking the three Rs are the mantra of sustainability and frugality – Reduce, Re-use, Recycle. Our children learn about them at school, our council …

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A Dedicated Follower of Sustainable Fashion

London Fashion Week….. London Fashion Week 2017 has just finished – a frantic festival of catwalk shows and new designs.  But it’s not just about style and glamour, fashion is big business – the UK fashion industry contributed £28billion to the economy last year and supported 880,000 UK jobs (Oxford Economics). It’s popular too – …

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I’m Dreaming of a Green Christmas…..

Here we are rapidly approaching Christmas 2016 (where did that year go then?) and already ankle deep in preparations.  Christmas can become a stressful time – we try to reach some ethereal dream of yuletide perfection (as portrayed in the media/films/imagination) but without abandoning our ethical goals of buying less and buying ethically.  So we’ve …

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Five Reasons why it’s better FOR YOU to buy Ethical Clothes

People like me often talk (bang on) about ethical clothes and the benefits for those people creating them and for our planet too.  That’s all very well but, let’s face it, however altruistic we are feeling, most of us want to know what’s in it for us. Well here are five good reasons why it …

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