The Good Wardrobe in the Press

Reloved Magazine, Spring 2013

The Good Wardrobe is featured in the news section of the first issue of Reloved Magazine, 'the creative guide to upcycling'.

Launch issue of Reloved Magazine featuring The Good Wardrobe

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Komodo, 18th April, 2013

Our Sew It Forward event in collaboration with Komodo is featured on their blog:

Give your clothes some TLC!

"During Fairtrade Fortnight, Komodo got involved with Sew It Forward and donated damaged Komodo clothing for them to mend and give new life. Sew It Forward was launched in November last year, to remind people that getting rid of a...

Design Transmitter blog, 3rd April, 2013

Coverage of our website on Design Transmitter (the Netherlands):

The Good Wardrobe

"The Good Wardrobe is an online community that focuses not only on sustainable fashion but also on services that prolong the life of your wardrobe. You can turn to The Good Wardrobe if you want to know how to repair a rip in your leather jacket or for instance for advice...

Creation26 blog, 12th April, 2013

Coverage of our Sew it Forward event for Fairtrade Fortnight:

Thoughts about the garment and what goes into it to get it to the shops and pretty boutiques ......

“Quite recently I went to a very fun event organised through 'the good wardrobe' called 'SEW IT FORWARD'.  A collaboration between themselves, Divine Fairtrade...

Liz Plummer blog, 16th Mar, 2013

Textile artist Liz Plummer mentions our website as one she's been enjoying recently:

What I’ve been reading online

"So what have I been reading online recently? ... The Good Wardrobe – The Good Wardrobe describes itself as “your online style-sharing community hub mixing the best of sustainable fashion with services that prolong the life of...

Greenhouse PR, 6th March, 2013

Coverage of our Sew It Forward event with Divine Chocolate from Greenhouse PR:

Divine Chocolate hosts... Sew It Forward

"We love Zoe's fabulous Sew It Forward initiative; by sharing and teaching skills to sew and mend, you will be able to look after your wardrobe, and tailor it to your own stylish needs. We also love that Divine...

Sky Italy, March 1, 2013

The Good Wardrobe was featured on the Sky Italy website:

The Good Wardrobe, here's how to extend the life of clothes

"The idea is precisely that "fashion should be as sustainable and ethical as possible, and at the same time the clothes should be as beautiful as possible," … without harming the environment, working...

Yours Sustainably blog, Mar 2013

Coverage of our Sew it Forward event in collaboration with Divine Chocolate and Oxfam:

March!

"Divine Chocolate and The Good Wardrobe are supporting Oxfam’s Get Together by encouraging people to share their sewing skills.  I will be taking some of the great vintage pieces I got at the Environmental Justice Foundation and Urban Times swishing event a couple of...

Politics Home, 28th Feb, 2013

The Good Wardrobe is listed on City Hall’s top 500 visited websites:

City Hall's Tangled Web

"Boris Johnson's Greater London Authority has answered a Freedom of Information request to list the top 500 websites visited by City Hall computers in the past year. The answer is a great insight into the online SFW habits of Bojo's staffers."...

Oxfam, 25th Feb, 2013

Oxfam covers our website as a tool to help people sewing get sewing:

The Knitting and Stitching Revolution

"The Good Wardrobe is a fantastic resource with a forum for asking or giving advice. It has also launched a campaign to get London sewing where you can pledge to share your skills."

Graphical link to forum page to ask for advice from The Good Wardrobe community
Graphical link to "Give Advice" area on the Good Wardrobe forums
Graphical link to rate and review businesses on The Good Wardrobe Directory

 

Pledge here to share your skills and learn more about our campaign to get London sewing.