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    ARTICLE Magazine: heritage meets innovation

    2013-10-18 17:59

    If you haven’t heard about ARTICLE Magazine, then I almost envy you. If you're yet to set eyes (or got your hands) on copy of this new menswear publication it means you still have the pleasure of seeing it for the very first time. ARTICLE... More

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    The True Cost: The Future Is On Sale

    2013-10-12 14:16

    Last week seven garment workers died tragically and needlessly in a factory fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh.  This is far from an isolated incident – it comes two months after a fire broke out in another Dhaka garment factory killing over 120 workers (... More

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    Rescue, repair and Redress

    2013-10-04 14:40

    In September we published our very first 'how-to', which featured a step-by-step guide to show you how to mend a hole in the knee of your favourite jeans or trousers. We had wanted to give the blog a repair focus for... More

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    Bora Aksu goes back to his roots

    2013-09-27 15:23

    Turkish designer Bora Aksu doesn’t shout about being ethical but he is mindful of his impact. He sources carefully, often using recycled, natural and hand-made fabrics. For his Spring / Summer 2014 collection – his 10th year showing at London Fashion... More

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    Mirage: Christopher Raeburn SS14

    2013-09-20 13:45

    British designer Christopher Raeburn effortlessly blends urban functionality with style and sustainability. His Mirage Spring/Summer 14 collection, which showed at London Fashion Week last Friday, displayed his characteristic ‘sports... More

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    Love fashion?

    2013-09-16 09:32

    London Fashion Week is in full swing and there is much there to celebrate (highlights coming soon). But, there is a lot about this “glamourous” industry that we don’t see - that the brands and stores don’t shout about in their marketing and PR campaigns. This season - the first fashion week... More

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    Cock & Bull: Mindful Menswear

    2013-09-12 10:52

    Tomorrow the doors of London Fashion Week will swing open once more to celebrate the best of UK and international womenswear designers. But today it is a menswear story that is getting me more than a little excited. Tonight, on the eve of LFW... More

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    Sew it: mending your trousers

    2013-09-06 12:41

    This month we've teamed up with Redress, a Hong Kong based NGO with an ethical fashion mission, to offer some top tips on repairing clothes. Redress founder Christina Dean is in month nine of her... More

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    London's first ever 'samble' sale

    2013-08-30 15:52

    We may have mentioned on occasion that we like second-hand shopping – markets, charity shops or vintage sales, we love them all. We are also rather partial to a sustainable fashion sale, as it’s a good opportunity to invest in some well-designed ethically produced garments that are made to... More

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    Fashion for Peace

    2013-08-21 15:33

    The 21st September is Peace Day. One month from today millions of people across the globe will come together in their communities to the celebrate peace. Back in the late 1990s actor and filmmaker Jeremy Gilley had the vision to found and ‘... More

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