A Sustainable Fashion Glossary For 2022

The big challenge when it comes to doing right by the planet, for many of us, is simply understanding what people are talking about in conversations about being eco-friendly. Fortunately, we’ve got you covered and we’ve got an awesome introduction…

Vegetable Ivory Guide For 2022

Ivory apogists claim it looks incredible. It last forever, they proclaim! But at what cost? To make elephant ivory or mammoth ivory you need to remove the elephant tusks and that means killing the elephant. We went in search of…

A Visible Mending Trends & History Deep Dive

Invisible mending is the way that we have traditionally approached mending clothes in the West. The idea is simple, to cover up the wear on our clothes and make them like new clothes again when we mend or repair them.…

What Is Neoprene?

If you’ve ever been scuba diving then you’re probably familiar with the neoprene wetsuits that divers wear. Neoprene fabric, however, has much more diverse uses than just wetsuits. But is it eco-friendly? It’s worth a close look at neoprene rubber…

What Is GOTS?

If there’s one thing that the sustainability industry loves to do it’s introduce standards and acronyms for those standards. You’ll see GOTS written on a lot of packaging but what does that mean? Is it a sign of manufacturers being…

The Fast Fashion Impact On Mother Earth (Gaia)

The core principles of the gaia theory contend that everything in the global ecosystem is inter-connected. In that way, when damage is done to one part of that ecosystem, it is done to all parts of it. This is why…