Category Archives: EthicalConsumerism

8 April 2017 12:57pm – The Price of Fast Fashion

The price of fast fashion. Do you know where your clothes and other textiles come from? Fast fashion: Rivers turning blue and 500,000 tonnes in landfill

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23 February 2017 10:43am – Do You Really Need It?

What a great schematic! Do you REALLY need it?

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31 January 2017 5:18pm – Sustainable Fashion

Along the same lines as the previous article, this one has a great list of blogs and websites where you can find out more about ethical fashion: Sustainable Fashion 101: The Beginners Guide To Dressing Ethically

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31 January 2017 5:13pm – Fast Fashion

“Fast fashion is disposable, worn once before it goes out of style, or bought because it looked okay and cost less than a cup of coffee. The idea that it could ever be considered ethical or sustainable is inherently flawed.” … Continue reading

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12 January 2017 2:14pm – Plastic

Interesting article, and she does have a point: the ease of recycling is just an excuse to avoid avoidance. Avoidance should always be the first step, especially with single-use items. I’m the first to admit that I’m guilty of quite … Continue reading

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19 December 2016 5:00am – Project 333

Decluttering and re-organising my wardrobe is at the top of the to-do list this Christmas-New Year’s break, and I’m going to see if I can make the 33-articles limit. How do you think you’d go? Declutter Your Closet with a … Continue reading

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10 November 2016 10:26am – Grow Your Own, or Buy Local

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5 October 2016 8:06pm – Junkies Mag is Back!

For anyone else who’s into the rethink-reuse-recycle, Junkies Mag is back!! New issue out 1 December. Can’t wait! :D From the Junkies Team: “We have wonderful news, Junkies is officially coming back! We have been working very hard and are … Continue reading

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27 September 2016 9:15am – Broom Millet Scrubbing Brushes

What a neat idea! BROOM MILLET SCRUBBING BRUSHES

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16 September 2016 4:44pm – ‘Free range’ eggs

Beware: not all ‘free range’ is as claimed Consumers urged to boycott 19 egg brands after free range definition announced

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