We are all well and truly aware that fast fashion is a dirty and shameful industry (blah blah change the record, I know). When I ask people about fast fashion the majority have genuine concern for the issues we all know to be true. Yet miraculously, all concern seems to go out the window when… Read More Are You a ‘Wear it Once’ Offender?
Should you stop buying clothes “Made in Bangladesh”? Is the locally-made movement really the answer the dirty fashion industry? I often get questions from friends asking which “Made In…” should they support and which they shouldn’t. Well, the answer may involve a bit more digging than simply knowing the location in which our clothes were… Read More Why “Made in Bangladesh” Isn’t Always Bad
It’s what we buy when our previous one wears out, maybe it was two for one at H&M or maybe it even came free in the back of a magazine. At the end of the day, there’s not much to think about when a t-shirt costs the same as a morning coffee. That’s so cheap.… Read More Can a $5 T-shirt be Ethical?
Transparency is the new black, and Aussie fashion needs to keep up. Next time you’re on your favourite brand’s website, have a quick look for some sort of information about where and how their products are made. It’s an interesting and slightly addictive process – observing how much information a company is willing to share with you,… Read More Transparency is the New Black