Category: <span>Ethical Fashion</span>

How Conscious is Your Consumerism?

How Conscious is Your Consumerism?

No one can deny that there is an increasing demand for transparency in the world of consumerism. In our digitally advanced, digitally enhanced lives, the open nature of the internet means there is a plethora of information readily available at our fingertips, taking just a few clicks to find the answers we need. As a consequence of...

8 Ways to Embrace Sustainable Fashion Without Going Broke

8 Ways to Embrace Sustainable Fashion Without Going Broke

Everywhere you read, people are claiming that millennials are obsessed with sustainability, minimalism, and consciousness, for example Forbes  and Nielsen. But the majority of millennials are reckless consumers, buying cheap trendy disposable clothes and accessories from big box retailers like ASOS, Zara, H&M, Missguided, and Forever 21 as either a casual way to be social, a...

Technology is Key to Driving Sustainability in Fashion

Technology is Key to Driving Sustainability in Fashion

Are you aware of the tremendous negative environmental impact of the fashion industry? “The clothing industry is the second largest polluter in the world … second only to oil. It is a really nasty business,” Eileen Fisher, clothing industry magnate and environmental award recipient declared.1 Indeed, the glamorous world of fashion is a major contributor...

Purple Mango Brings Brazilian Sustainable Fashion Accessories to Australia

Purple Mango Brings Brazilian Sustainable Fashion Accessories to Australia

Three years ago, I published a piece about sustainable jewellery brand Purple Mango and interviewed one of its founders Roberta Rangel. I lost contact with Roberta in the years that followed so when Renata Reis – Roberta’s business partner – emailed to invite me to their pop-up store event in Sydney last year, I was thrilled to learn that...

Ethical Fashion 101: The Top 5 Ethical Issues in the Fashion Industry

Ethical Fashion 101: The Top 5 Ethical Issues in the Fashion Industry

As the world is bombarded with an unending supply of dirt-cheap clothes, ethical fashion activists in Dubai and the Middle East, Europe, Australia and New Zealand, Canada, and the United States are voicing their concerns regarding the fashion industry’s sustained exploitation of human, animal, and natural resources. Following the Rana Plaza tragedy that rocked the glamorous world of fashion, international clothing...

9 Green Gift Ideas for Father’s Day: Eco-Friendly Presents for Deserving Dads

9 Green Gift Ideas for Father’s Day: Eco-Friendly Presents for Deserving Dads

This Sunday is Father’s Day, the day we celebrate the “first man in our lives”. While we believe you shouldn’t have to wait until Father’s Day to show dad just how much you appreciate him, Father’s Day provides a great opportunity to show gestures of love and gratitude to the man that loves us conditionally – particularly...

Cheap But Definitely Not Nasty: 10 Affordable Ethical and Sustainable Fashion Brands

Cheap But Definitely Not Nasty: 10 Affordable Ethical and Sustainable Fashion Brands

In a recent post, editor-in-chief Jennifer Nini explores the costs of ethical fashion and why buying better often comes with a premium price tag. At Eco Warrior Princess, we are well aware that living green and having an ethical lifestyle can be expensive. But we also believe that there are ways to live a greener lifestyle without the...