Category: Ethical Fashion

Dorsu: Stylish, Affordable Ethical Clothing for Work, Rest and Play

Dorsu: Stylish, Affordable Ethical Clothing for Work, Rest and Play

There is a big misconception that ethical fashion is expensive. While there are some ethical brands with high price tags that only luxury-conscious shoppers can afford, there are others who aim to make stylish ethical fashion accessible to all conscious consumers. Cue, Dorsu. This small business designs and ethically produces men’s and women’s collections of...

Win a Ticket to the Australian Circular Fashion Conference 1-Day Event Value $290

Win a Ticket to the Australian Circular Fashion Conference 1-Day Event Value $290

Thanks to the wonderful team at The Green Street Collective who have kindly sponsored this giveaway, we’re giving one lucky person a chance to win a ticket to the 2019 Australian Circular Fashion Conference (ACFC) one-day event on March 21st in Melbourne valued at $290. International and local speakers and sustainability experts: Tim Loftus, Sustainable...

Eco Fashion Stylists: The Stylists Who Are Changing the Way Australians See Fashion

Eco Fashion Stylists: The Stylists Who Are Changing the Way Australians See Fashion

Most of us weren’t raised to be eco-conscious and particularly when it comes to our wardrobes. Same goes for ethics; it doesn’t seem a priority when we’re on a shopping spree. The hidden side of fast fashion – pollution, forced labor, exploitation, chemical exposure, health and safety concerns, low wages, waste – has been dwarfed...

How Fast Fashion Invaded the Philippines Retail Market

How Fast Fashion Invaded the Philippines Retail Market

Manila, Philippines: Historically, new fashion trends were introduced every season but this system has drastically changed. Nowadays, collections are produced and released to the market on a weekly basis; thus the birth of fast fashion. Fast fashion is the rapid production of inexpensive clothing by mass-market retailers. These collections are usually based on fashion trends,...

5 Ethical Fashion Books Newbies Must Read

5 Ethical Fashion Books Newbies Must Read

New to this whole ethical fashion thing? Welcome. I was once new too. If you’re anything like me, you’ll be feeling conflicted, confused, and overwhelmed with information. The fashion industry is one of the largest polluters in the world, and it can feel pretty devastating to hear that humans have caused this catastrophic destruction through...

Win a $200 TAMGA Designs Ethical Fashion Gift Certificate

Win a $200 TAMGA Designs Ethical Fashion Gift Certificate

TAMGA Designs is a Canada-based but global fashion label launched in 2014 on the back of the Rana Plaza tragedy. Known for their bright and colourful collections featuring exclusive hand drawn prints, has just released their newest collection ‘Tropika’ – and what an amazing collection it is! Filled with eye-catching maxi dresses, long wrap-style skirts,...

Clean Origin Lab-Grown Diamonds: A More Affordable, Ethical Alternative to Mined Diamonds

Clean Origin Lab-Grown Diamonds: A More Affordable, Ethical Alternative to Mined Diamonds

Even the most minimal among us appreciate the artistry behind a piece of fine jewelry; it’s expressive and personal. I don’t have a lot of jewelry, but every piece has a story, and it’s incredibly important to me that my pieces are made by well-paid artisans and of ethically sourced materials. So, that pretty much...