When you hear the term "model" what comes to mind? Perhaps you conjure up images of cat-fights on and off the catwalk? Skinny young things starving themselves to reach fame and fortune? Materialism and fast living? Well Amanda Rootsey is proving that modelling can be a path toward ethical action and empowerment! Australia's first ever … Continue reading Meet Amanda Rootsey: Australia’s First Ecofashion Model
Pretty in Print: Ethical Dresses That Stand Out From the Crowd
I like a dress that isn't afraid to stand out from the crowd and a bold print is a brilliant way to differentiate yourself from the everyday. Here are some dazzling ethical designs that caught my eye! Osei-duro: Toss Kimono in Waterbolt The print on this beautiful kimono-style dress reminds me of an icy lake … Continue reading Pretty in Print: Ethical Dresses That Stand Out From the Crowd
Walk Sew Good – an ethical fashion journey
Enter two self-described dorks, who have decided to get up close and personal with the way our fashion is being made.
Review: LUSH Limited Edition Mother’s Day Range
On Sunday 8 May, children young and young-at-heart living in Australia, New Zealand, United States and Canada, will be celebrating Mother's Day. If you watch television, you've probably seen a multitude of ads promoting 'the perfect gift for your Mother'. I find these really annoying as - funnily enough - mothers are individuals just like … Continue reading Review: LUSH Limited Edition Mother’s Day Range
Explore conscious consumerism during Fashion Revolution Week
In my recent guide to Fashion Revolution Week (18-24 April), I mentioned that one way to get involved is to organise or attend an event in your local area. There are a myriad of interesting events happening all over the globe - from a Fashion Africa Business Workshop in Ghana, to a Clothes Swap Party … Continue reading Explore conscious consumerism during Fashion Revolution Week
Sendle Allows You to Share the Love Sustainably!
Did you know that 37 million parcels are sent from person to person each year in Australia? I certainly didn't! That is until I received a pot of dirt delivered directly to my door. No it wasn't a random prank, it was a sustainable gift from the folks at Sendle. Upon opening the card I … Continue reading Sendle Allows You to Share the Love Sustainably!