I am, what I call, a baby lawyer. Just over two years out of law school, entering my third year in a big girl job at a big city law firm. Like many who have come before me, I started out with a cheerful smile, an empty bank account, and a hefty student loan. But here is the problem with grown up jobs: you need to look, as well as act the part.
Beaumont Organic, an international ethical ladieswear brand, is on a mission to create organic, fair trade and environmentally conscious fashion. It’s practically impossible to make a fashion faux pas when you step out in their effortless, laid-back pieces. Continue Reading
Over the past few years, British company ASOS has blown up and become one of the world’s most popular online fashion destinations. They sell over 850 different brands and also make their own range of affordable clothing and accessories. But how ethical is the Asos private range, and should you be looking elsewhere for your online shopping fix? Continue Reading
Have you ever pulled open the doors of your wardrobe, only to find yourself muttering (or groaning loudly) that you have nothing to wear? Yes, so have I. At this point it can be tempting to rush out and buy something new, fun and affordable. But if it’s this kind of quick-fix buying that leads to the ‘nothing to wear’ dilemma in the first place, then we’re just running in circles.
Circular economies. Bespoke labels. Transparency and technology. It’s going to be a big and exciting year for ethical fashion in 2017. So we asked some our favourite ladies in Australia leading the way towards transformations in the fashion industry what their predictions for the year are. Continue Reading
A few years ago it struck me – I am complicit with modern-day slavery and serious environmental destruction. I had been campaigning against the insidious crime of sex trafficking when I found myself chatting with two passionate campaigners at a pop-up shop in London. They told me about the children picking my cotton in Uzbekistan and the widespread impact of pesticide runoff in India.
Are those new year’s resolutions are already running out of steam? Have no fear! You don’t have to change your whole life to change your world. You can make positive change this year from the comfort of your own home through actions that you already do everyday. Continue Reading
I’ve spent many years and thousands of dollars trying to get good skin. But here’s what I’ve learnt, you don’t need to spend a fortune on expensive products, and a good nights sleep will do your complexion wonders. A few years ago I got rid of my chemical ridden cleansers and moisturisers and instead used products I would only ever be comfortable eating. So here’s what I found.
It’s been almost a month since Christmas and the indulgences of the festive season may seem like a distant memory. But some unwished-for legacies of Christmas linger long after the last slice of leftover ham is finally gone from the fridge. So here’s how to deal with those items you can’t find a place for in your life.
Each and every body should be loved and celebrated. Whether you’ve got a booty to boot or you get around in platforms just to keep eye-line with the rest of society, these brands will not only cater to your needs but also share your values for a better world.
We-Love is an Australian-based online boutique focused on providing a range of ethical, sustainable and high-quality products including clothing, homewares, jewellery and skincare.