Here’s the scenario – Kendall Jenner just stepped out in the most fabulous burgundy waistcoat and you MUST get yourself one stat! A quick browse online and you find that Zara and Uniqlo both have something similar. Read More
Do you know the story behind the biggest brands in the world? Where does the leather come from? What conditions do the workers labour in? Who’s leading the way on environmental sustainability? Read More
Updated 15 June 2016
Wool. It’s the perfect antidote to the freezing weather that’s been blasted across much of Australia this winter. But with complex supply chains, it’s hard to know how the sheep that provided the wool were treated.
In an earlier article, we looked at the ethical issues associated with the fast fashion business model. Now we’re taking a closer look at the practices of Uniqlo, Topshop and Forever 21 to find out what they are doing to make their businesses more ethical and sustainable. Read More
The fast fashion business model is to churn out new styles quickly and cheaply. It is a business model of disposable clothing. This is extremely profitable for big brands and attractively affordable to consumers, but it is also unsustainable and costly to people and the planet. Read More