Melbourne’s biggest fashion event of the year, the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) has almost wrapped up. This year, the annual celebration of fashion, arts and ideas took sustainability into its fabric with a slew of ethical labels and special events.
How often do you look at your wardrobe and feel overwhelmed by the decision of what to wear, while simultaneously feeling like you don’t have enough clothes? Luckily, there is a simple solution! The time has come to embrace a new approach to your wardrobe – it’s time to declutter.
When Vogue Australia invited actor, activist and ethical fashion pioneer Emma Watson to guest-edit their March edition, she had a question. How could she be sure the brands she was showcasing lived up to her standards of sustainability and ethical sourcing? That’s when she got in touch with Good On You. The result? A very special collaboration between us and one of the leading lights of sustainable fashion.
Carlie Ballard creates modern, chic clothing by harnessing the skills and knowledge of traditional dressmakers. Each piece of fabric is hand-loomed and dyed, making every garment unique — like a wearable artwork. But it’s her connection to the artisans behind the clothing that makes her collections truly special.
As the devastating impacts of the modern leather industry are becoming all too clear, Canadian label Matt & Nat are making big waves in the ethical fashion world. The brand creates beautiful vegan leather products including bags, shoes and accessories in a range of timeless designs and colours, ensuring that their products will be on-trend for years to come. Read More
The indulgences of the festive season may seem like a distant memory. But unwanted gifts – those 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. Read More