Fashion Revolution or World Recycling Week

Fashion Revolution

A couple a weeks ago I came across the news that H&M was going to launch a World Recycling Week during which they would focus on collecting old garments in all of their stores and had set a goal of collection 1,000 tons of textile waste, they teamed up with M.I.A who made an exclusive music video for the launch – and to be honest I really liked the idea, even if I thought teaming up with M.I.A was just a marketing stunt, I do understand that it might take something like that to engage consumers. Continue Reading

Christmas wish list 2015

Christmas wish list

This year, I want to shop sustainably or at least from independent designers, which requires a lot more planning, which means a lot of online research, which inevitably means lots of additions to my own wish list. As I’m still trying to figure out what to get everyone else, I’ve managed to fall in love with a bunch of things that I would love to find under the christmas tree this year. Continue Reading

Brand Feature: Swedish Stockings

Brand Feature Swedish Stockings

It’s time for another brand feature, and this time it’s one of my latest discoveries; Swedish Stockings. It’s funny how you find the perfect things when you’re not even looking. A couple of weeks ago I realised I hadn’t really been using any of my dresses since the temperatures had dropped. When I talked about turning my summer favourites into fall stables I definitely also meant to include my dresses, but I hate being cold and I didn’t really have any stockings. And I didn’t really want to get any. Continue Reading

My new winter coat

My new winter coat

Last week I talked about finding a sustainable winter coat and how difficult I found it to be. Well, my search is over! For my birthday on Sunday he gave me my new winter coat, which is the coat I talked about from Reformation, and I love it! It’s long and warm, the classic design and the fact that it’s black (black will always be the new black) make me certain it will be a wardrobe favourite for many seasons to come. Continue Reading