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    Making, Mending And Lending A Hand

    2014-01-21 12:53

    Last month we held our latest Sew It Forward event, this time in South London. The evening was both a celebration of our first year and a collaboration with writer and The School of Life teacher John-Paul Flintoff... More

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    Crowdfunding the Hydro Jacket

    2014-01-10 14:15

    The NR2 Hydro Jacket is a waterproof and windproof jacket made from 100% organic cotton. It is produced by high end manufacturers in Italy, made without the toxins which are found in many rain jackets, and should, we are told, last 20 years.

    The... More

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    Little gifts and stocking fillers for long-life style lovers

    2013-12-17 11:13

    For those who, like us, find the mountains of plastic gimmicky gifts in high streets across the land just a tad unsavoury, we’ve put together a mini-guide to little gifts with purpose. There is something for every budget and each has been carefully and lovingly created with one eye on ... More

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    Bombolulu: Jewellery With A Heart

    2013-12-11 17:37

    On Monday 16th December, Fair Trade fashion favourite People Tree will be running an exciting earring making workshop in their London office. The session will be run by Safia Minney, Founder and CEO of People Tree and two artisans from... More

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    Ten Top Tips: Caring For Winter Woollens

    2013-12-02 00:00

    Whether brand new or second-hand, keeping a woollen garment looking it best (for as long as possible) takes a little bit of care, but it'll be worth the effort. Here are my tips* for caring for your favourite winter woollens, plus you can feast your eyes on some bright, beautiful ... More

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    Atelier Akeef: Menswear in Mitte

    2013-11-21 16:39

    In August we wrote about the launch of Cock & Bull, London’s first menswear store dedicated to ethical fashion. Now a pioneering duo in Berlin is following suit by opening the first high-end ethical menswear boutique in the German capital’s Mitte district. Alan Sommerville and... More

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    Sew It Forward South London, 5th December

    2013-11-15 15:45

    If you have been following The Good Wardrobe since the start, you may know that on the 22nd of this month we celebrate an exciting milestone – it’s our first birthday!

    We haven’t had an event for a few months and I decided this would be an excellent time to get people together for a... More

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    A Alicia: Renegade Jeweller

    2013-11-07 15:47

    This weekend the rather wonderful jewellery and homewares designer Anna Alicia, founder of A Alicia, is launching her first book Make it Your Own, and to... More

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    Think 'tree-hugging' is just for hippies? Think again

    2013-11-01 11:18

    Challenging the way a fabric or fibre is conventionally used can offer fresh and exciting possibilities for designers.

    Such opportunities for innovation are evident in the most recent collection released through the Honest by platform. ... More

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    Time for a fashion revolution!

    2013-10-24 09:28

    We all know that having a steaming hot bath is a great way to unwind – we can listen to music, read a magazine or enjoy glass of wine whilst we let our cares melt away. It can also be an excellent place for contemplation and some of us do our best thinking whilst soaking in lavender salts.... More

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