An inspirational resource of links to upcycled DIY clothing & accessory tutorials + thrifty outfit ideas for those wanting fabulous, affordable, unique style without supporting the growing phenomenon of cheap, unethically produced “fast fashion".
According to UnEarthed, ‘Every year, global emissions from textile production are equivalent to 1.2 billion tonnes of CO2, a figure that outweighs the carbon footprint of international flights and shipping combined.’ Shoppers across the globe have a responsibility to make sustainable choices when it comes to their wardrobes, but exactly how can you do that? From materials to brands and mindful shopping, let’s take a look at your sustainable fashion options.
Most of us acquire jewelry as a gift – either from a love interest or a family member. While it’s great to receive a pretty accessory from others, there are a few drawbacks to not buying it for yourself. Thankfully it’s become a lot more common to treat yourself to a bit of bling (or at the very least shop for it with a partner so that you can choose something you’ll actually wear & enjoy for years).
Here’s why it’s fab to create your own collection of awesome accessories: