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  1. Important Reasons Everyone Needs to Recycle

    Despite environmentalists urging us to recycle for decades now, we still haven’t taken it seriously enough. While wealthy nations have taken some steps to reduce the use of plastics and other non-biodegradable products, there’s still a long way to go.   These countries may have implemented environmentally friendly procedures within their borders but they have [read more…]

  2. What happens to Donated Used Shoes?

    Every year Americans discard around 80 tons of clothing. We donate clothing without giving it much of a thought, however, when it comes to shoes – we’re hesitant. After all, who’d want our smelly, worn out shoes?   The harsh truth is that there are millions of people out there who will be overjoyed at [read more…]

  3. Where To Begin? A Beginner’s Guide To Embracing Eco-Fashion

    In a perfect world, all fashion items will be considered “eco-fashion” but unfortunately, there’s still a long way to go before eco-fashion becomes mainstream and replaces fast-fashion.   Thankfully, due the social media and other platforms, there is greater awareness about how fast-fashion in impacting the environment and people are beginning to question how their [read more…]

  4. The Eco-Fashion Revolution is Finally Kicking-off!

    After several years of immense criticism some fashion brands have finally chosen to take a stance against the unfair practices of the industry, including its mistreatment of the planet’s natural resources and the harm it’s doing to the environment. Sins of Fast-fashion In last couple of decades, fast-fashion brands have witnessed a boom in business unlike [read more…]

  5. TOXIC FABRIC Harmful For The Environment

    Polyester Polyester is the worst fabric you can buy. It is made from synthetic polymers that are made from esters of di-hydric alcohol and terpthalic acid. Basically, they are toxic.   The human body can only withstand so much toxic load – and the endocrine disrupting chemicals which don’t seem to bother you may be [read more…]

  6. RECYCLED CLOTHES FACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW

    Americans discard an estimated 68 POUNDS of clothing a year, while buying 10 pounds of recycled clothes   About 99 percent of what is thrown away can be recycled.   1 out of 5 Americans shops resale. That’s about 64 million. But that’s a low percentage compared to the rest of the world.   Worldwide about [read more…]

  7. Why Do We Keeping Buying Clothes We Won’t Wear?

    We’ve all got clothes in our closets we don’t wear. Alright, let’s be brutally honest and admit that we haven’t even touched many of the clothes in our closets  – some we haven’t touched at all!   We’ll pull them out every now and then, give them a long stare for a few seconds before deciding [read more…]

  8. Bad Shopping Habits You Need To Break Immediately

    We’re all guilty of bad shopping habits that cause us to spend unnecessarily and fill our closets with clothes we don’t really need.  It’s alright to splurge every now and then but if it’s a habit that causes you to max out your credit cards and create bagfuls of waste – it needs to be [read more…]

  9. The Dirty Side of the Fashion Industry

    Who would have thought that behind all the expensive clothes and the flashing camera lights, the fashion industry was hiding a dirty secret? The illustrious fashion industry that embodies class, art and everything else that’s glamorous is in fact the second biggest polluter of the planet!   The oil industry has been given flak for [read more…]

  10. Why Big Brands are Struggling to Embrace Sustainable Fashion

    When we think of pollution and hazardous waste, images of sewage being dumped into the ocean and rivers and smoke being emitted by cars and industries generally come to mind. We don’t think that maybe the clothes on our backs are one of the culprits as well.   The fashion industry has long been accused [read more…]