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Urban Outfitters Feature

How Ethical is Urban Outfitters?

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American fashion chain Urban Outfitters have made a name for themselves with their on-trend and affordable clothing aimed at young adults. Affectionately referring to their customer base as ‘metropolitan hipsters’, they pull consumers in with their carefully curated, Insta-worthy image. But are their ethics as shiny as their brand persona? Read More

The Fair Trader_Founders

The Ethical Shop You Need to Visit Next Time You’re in Melbourne!

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At the end of a strip of street shops in suburban Ringwood East in Melbourne, you’ll discover a treasure chest filled with Fair Trade products that are unique, beautiful and empowering. Started by two global citizens who embrace the concept that small changes can make a huge difference, The Fair Trader is a heartfelt shopping experience you don’t want to miss. Read More

Lululemon

How Ethical is Lululemon?

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Lululemon is a high-end activewear chain that offers yoga-inspired athletic apparel for most sweaty pursuits. While they claim to be dedicated to sustainable practice, do Lululemon really put their best foot forward for people, planet and animals? Or is it a s-t-r-e-t-c-h to call them ethical? Read on to find out what their impact is really like. Read More

TAMGA Designs_Lia Kimono

TAMGA Designs Brings You Fierce & Forest-Friendly Fashion!

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When asked to consider the impacts of the fashion industry, deforestation isn’t usually top of mind. But some of the most valuable ecosystems on earth are being degraded in the name of fashion. According to research by environmental not-for-profit Canopy, more than 70 million trees are logged every year and turned into cellulosic fabric. To put that into perspective, if placed end to end those trees would circle the earth 7 times! One inspiring brand is taking this issue seriously. Meet TAMGA Designs GoY-Ratings_4. Read More