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Do you know the true fashion footprint of your clothing? It’s no secret that fashion waste is a huge contributor to the trash piling up in our landfills. But do you know just how much we contribute? Learning how to compost clothes can help. 85% of clothing (as a whole) ends up in landfills, or […]

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I adore fashion. I love outwardly expressing my personality… but I hate waste. So it’s a good thing that your sustainable capsule wardrobe doesn’t have to be boring. Building your own personal wardrobe colour palette edits your tastes down into just the best of the best. To me, colour is everything.  It’s always felt like […]

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Creating natural dyes creates beautiful colours and reconnects you to the Earth. Dyeing clothes naturally is more than just a means to an end. It’s a reflective, slow, meditative, and sustainable process – one that I love. Learning how to dye clothes pink is a wonderful first step into the world of Nature’s colour wheel. […]

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Contrary to popular belief, your clothing should be able to last a really long time. Yes, even some fast fashion. Virtually all clothes can stay in decent shape much longer than fashion brands would have you believe, and learning how to take care of your clothes can keep well-made garments gorgeous for generations. On average, […]

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It’s July, and you know what that means: Blue Season! Okay, so you might not know what Blue Season is. Let me explain! July is peak Blue Season, because it’s when most growers in the Northern Hemisphere harvest the leaves of the Japanese indigo plant (Persicaria tinctoria) to process them into blue pigment for dyeing, […]

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Shopping local is shopping sustainably. For me, that’s shopping Irish. My chosen home country of Ireland, in my (perhaps biassed) opinion, is one of the most beautiful places in the world. It’s also home to Irish sustainable brands taking full advantage of what this land has to offer.  Slow living is a natural core tenet […]

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Dyeing textiles with plants you could find in your kitchen scraps isn’t a new concept. Humans have been dyeing textiles for thousands of years, and we’re not about to stop now. Learning how to dye clothes naturally is incredibly fun, and you’re rewarded with stunning finished products. The history of textile dyeing goes way, way […]

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Clothing waste is a huge problem – but are we aware of how huge? We’re often missing the cold, hard facts about clothing waste. Even sustainable brands want you to buy, not stop buying. I want to teach you how to mend holes in your textiles instead. Would you believe me if I told you […]

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Not many people spend a lot of time thinking about dirt.  But it’s a topic that needs more attention. Our planet’s soil is one of our most precious resources, and regenerative fashion is part of a mission to help it thrive.  When we talk about the impacts of agriculture, it’s common for the mind to […]

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Taking notice of our impact on this Earth is the first step towards correcting the damage done.  Regardless of where you are on your journey towards co-existing with the planet in a more sustainable way, all of us started at the beginning: uninformed. Learning how to build a capsule wardrobe is just one step towards […]