Ask #whomademyclothes for Fashion Revolution Week

We Need To Remember Rana Plaza Exactly five years ago today, the worst garment factory accident in history occurred. When the five-storey Rana Plaza building…

Sustainable sewing: What Is It?

When I gave my blog a bit of an update after Blogtacular, I added the tagline “Sustainable sewing | Ethical living”. It sums up the…

A Fashion Revolution Love Letter

Fashion Revolution Week is in April, to honour those lost in the Rana Plaza tragedy. In fact, I just received an email from them with…

Should we donate clothes to charity?

Do you know where the clothes you donate to charity end up?   Textile waste is a massive concern for the environment. An estimated 245…

The True Cost (Part Two): Cotton

Did you read my first post about The True Cost? Yes? Then let’s talk about cotton. Genetically modified cotton to be specific. Need to watch The…

Who made my clothes, John Lewis?

The free Fashion Revolution course I’ve been taking comes to an end this week. (Don’t worry, it is still be available for those wanting to…

The True Cost (Part One)

“This is a story about clothing. It’s about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on…