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How Ethical is American Eagle?

By | Big Brands, Fashion | 2 Comments

American Eagle is a go-to destination for affordable and on-trend jeans and casual wear with 949 stores worldwide. While they’ve publically committed to cleaning up their supply chain, are American Eagle all talk? We take a look at how they rate in terms of their environmental impact, labor rights and their stance on animal welfare. Read More

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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

6 Nifty Tricks for Removing Stains from Clothes

By | Lifestyle, Tips | No Comments

We have all experienced the dreaded slow-motion moment of spilling something onto our favourite shirt or dress, then panicking about how to get the stain out and wondering if we have just ruined it forever. While it may seem hopeless as you watch the wine quickly spreading or the oil specks setting in – it’s not, and you don’t even need harsh chemicals to get the clothes looking good as new! Read More

How to Quit Fast Fashion and Fall Back in Love with the Clothes You Own

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I love fashion, but I hate the industry. There are so many problems with fast fashion. Alongside being one of the most polluting industries in the world, it’s also responsible for the exploitation of children, serious mistreatment of animals, and other ethically dubious practices. The more I learn about fast fashion, the more I know I should be buying from ethical brands; brands that are committed to the planet, and improving the lives of the people and animals who inhabit it.  Read More