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
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.
We all love a little luxury now and then! But when it comes to achieving your favourite runway looks, it can be difficult to find brands that meet your values. We know you still want to look fabulous, and you’re absolutely entitled to it. So if you want to feel at ease with the purchases you make, take a look at these ethical alternatives to luxury brand items you may be coveting.
Whenever we buy a piece of clothing, we’re participating in a chain of events with far reaching consequences. Have you ever stopped to wonder who made the clothes you’re wearing? What sort of life are they living? When brands have transparent supply chains, we can clearly trace the journey our fashion has made. And the lives it has touched.
The summer holidays are the perfect time to relax with a good book. To help you create a shortlist, we’ve asked three amazing women to review ground-breaking books which delve deep into the world of fashion.