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    London Fashion Week Meets Charity Shop Chic

    09/10/2014 - 18:51

    I was perturbed to see the words ‘YOU NEED NEW CLOTHES’ emblazoned across the front cover of this week’s of Time Out London. ‘No’, I thought, ‘I really don’t need new clothes, and please don’t encourage others to think that they do just to keep up with the latest passing trends’.

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    'Make' of the Month: The Tie Project

    08/29/2014 - 12:40

    Last month we launched ‘Make or Mend of the Month’, our brand new blog series which shares your projects with the aim of inspiring others. For our very first ‘Make’, we chose Anmarie Bowler’s ‘Tie Project’ - a... More

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    Ethics & Aesthetics from Gather&See

    08/19/2014 - 11:36

    At The Good Wardrobe we aim to tell you about the best brands, websites, products and services that are committed to a more conscious approach to fashion. These days there are many online retailers offering ‘ethical’ or ‘sustainable’ fashion, but not all quite hit the mark when it comes to... More

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    'Make' or 'Mend' of the Month: The Launch

    07/31/2014 - 12:41

    This month we are launching the new blog series Make or Mend of the Month which aims to highlight some of the wonderful fashion making, mending and alteration projects that you, our readers, are working on. We hope it will serve as inspiration and perhaps guidance for others.

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    Dalston Designers Fund Dhaka Fashion Collection

    07/17/2014 - 17:03

    There is something special about a collection that is conceived and created in rural Nepal, but designed and sold in urban Dalston. East London sustainable fashion shop studio Here Today Here Tomorrow (HTHT) has designed its... More

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    EcoChic Design Award 2014: Open for Entries

    07/11/2014 - 17:45

    Emerging fashion designers in Asia and Europe are being invited to enter the prestigious EcoChic Design Award. Now in its fifth year, the sustainable fashion design competition recognises up-and-coming designers who combine a passion for... More

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    From Somewhere’s Pompom Pop-up in Peckham

    07/04/2014 - 17:53

    From Thursday 10th to Sunday 13th July From Somewhere are presenting a pop-up shop at their London studio in Peckham. The hosts will naturally be offering some of their luxury upcycled wares, and have invited a carefully curated selection of... More

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    Lily Cole's Footwear Fight to Save the Amazon

    06/27/2014 - 16:14

    This month saw the launch of a new collaboration between French sneaker brand Veja, supermodel and actress Lily Cole, and Sky Rainforest Rescue (a partnership between WWF and Sky... More

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    'Distressed' Sofas Upcycled into Leather Accessories

    06/09/2014 - 15:34

    Majeurs Chesterfield, a London based company that launched in 2011 to restore and manufacture Chesterfield furniture in-house, has recently opened a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter. The team, headed up by Demi Owoseje and Ade Oladipo... More

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    How To Shop On The High Street

    05/30/2014 - 11:40

    I am often asked “where can I shop ethically on the high street?” Well, it’s not quite as simple as that. Of course, there are some retailers that are doing things better than others; who are making greater efforts to embed social and ethical responsibility into their supply chain, but no one... More



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