Category: Fashion

5 Fashion Shows That Are More Inclusive Than the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

5 Fashion Shows That Are More Inclusive Than the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

Snooze, I could not be more bored of watching the hype around the 2018 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. I’m not hating on the models or event crew that work hard on that show, I’m just over brands using unrealistically thin women in uncomfortable underwear to shame us into buying their products. It’s 2018 and we...

Where to Buy Eco-Friendly and Ethical Scarves, Beanies, Gloves and Other Winter Essentials

Where to Buy Eco-Friendly and Ethical Scarves, Beanies, Gloves and Other Winter Essentials

If you’ve landed on this page chances are you’re planning ahead for the cold winter months or you’re about to travel to a destination with a cool climate. Whatever the reason, we hope this list of eco-friendly and ethical winter essentials such as fair-trade scarves, handcrafted mitts and gloves, knitted beanies and other accessories will...

How Akamae Uses Fashion Co-Creation To Support Refugee Communities

How Akamae Uses Fashion Co-Creation To Support Refugee Communities

Many brands nowadays choose to work with disadvantaged communities in countries across the world to create and manufacture their products. Unlike large corporations which primarily focus on profit and growth, usually the intention behind these businesses is to generate social impact. Most don’t function as charities but aim to provide sustainable employment and income for...

Get Educated With These Free Sustainable Fashion and Ethical Business Online Courses

Get Educated With These Free Sustainable Fashion and Ethical Business Online Courses

Whether you just watched the eye-opening The True Cost fashion documentary or are just concerned about climate change and the state of our planet, we’re glad you’re here and looking to get educated about the clothes you wear and how you can bring more sustainability into your wardrobe and other aspects of your life. So without...

69 Facts and Statistics About Fast Fashion That Will Inspire You To Become An Ethical Fashion Advocate

69 Facts and Statistics About Fast Fashion That Will Inspire You To Become An Ethical Fashion Advocate

If you’ve landed on this page, we assume you already know the definition of fast fashion, but for those of you who don’t, fast fashion is a term to describe the speed at which fashion designs move from design concept to fashion product available for purchase. It is usually characterised by high volume, low margin, fast-paced,...

11 Ethical Brands Producing Organic Activewear, Yoga Wear and Athleisure Clothing

11 Ethical Brands Producing Organic Activewear, Yoga Wear and Athleisure Clothing

When a reader recently left a comment sharing her difficulties in finding organic activewear and sportswear made from chemical-free natural fibres, a lightbulb went off in my head. She’s not the first reader to mention this; why the heck haven’t we created this list before? Some people don’t like to wear garments made of synthetic fabrics,...