Category: People

Katie Johnston, Founder of Sustainable Lifestyle Brand WILD: “Never Assume Because You Do Something Good People Will Care…”

Katie Johnston, Founder of Sustainable Lifestyle Brand WILD: “Never Assume Because You Do Something Good People Will Care…”

Katie Johnston is the Australian founder and CEO of sustainable lifestyle brand WILD – THE LIFESTYLE CO. She launched the business, formerly known as EcoBling back in 2014 where it was known for its contemporary jewellery products made from upcycled wood. After the recent rebrand, the business broadened its range to include art, homewares and furniture. The...

Jessica Kite’s ‘Shroud the Label’ Defies Sustainable Fashion’s Classic Wardrobe Styling

Jessica Kite’s ‘Shroud the Label’ Defies Sustainable Fashion’s Classic Wardrobe Styling

Shroud The Label was founded by Aussie designer Jessica Kite in early 2017 as part of her graduating collection from Sydney’s leading fashion institution The Fashion Design Studio. The collection is a glorious pastel wonderland of structured whimsy and disruptive silhouettes. Shroud’s unique designs defy the minimalistic and monochromatic trend of classic capsule wardrobe styling, a direction...

Q&A with Louise Naïma Laing, Marine Biologist and Co-Founder of People4Ocean

Q&A with Louise Naïma Laing, Marine Biologist and Co-Founder of People4Ocean

Scientists play a crucial role in our understanding of climate change and environmental issues. We turn the spotlight to those on the front lines, to help you understand the work that scientists do and why they are instrumental in helping to build a sustainable future. Louise Naïma Laing is a marine biologist and co-founder of People4Ocean, a consultancy specialising...

Q&A with Dr Mike Thair, Veteran Scientist and Co-Founder of Natural Beauty Company, Indochine Natural

Q&A with Dr Mike Thair, Veteran Scientist and Co-Founder of Natural Beauty Company, Indochine Natural

With science under threat, particularly in the U.S. where a growing number of people are rejecting scientific findings on climate change issues, it’s time we turn the spotlight on those on the front lines, to help you understand the work that scientists do and why they play an instrumental role in helping to build a...

Introducing the Eco Warrior Princess Podcast

Introducing the Eco Warrior Princess Podcast

In the debut episode of the Eco Warrior Princess Podcast, founding editor Jennifer Nini explains why she’s launching the podcast almost eight years after founding her blog-turned-media brand, Eco Warrior Princess. She shares her personal story, why she founded the brand, why she and her fiance Ben left her beloved hometown of Melbourne for regional...

Q+A with Camille Reed, Founder of the Australian Circular Fashion Conference

Q+A with Camille Reed, Founder of the Australian Circular Fashion Conference

Sydney, Australia: Meet the changemaker behind the first Australian Circular Fashion Conference on a mission to change how businesses think and operate in the fashion industry. A textile designer and responsible fashion advisor, Camille Reed has extensive experience in the fashion industry and a strong focus on textile recycling and sustainability in our local industry....

Design by JUDE: A Label That Lasts

Design by JUDE: A Label That Lasts

Design by JUDE is a Melbourne based label with a difference. I attended the launch of their new collection in November, was warmly welcomed into their studio in Fitzroy and given the tour. Inspired by the earthy colours and moods of the Australian landscape, Designer and Director Jude Ng’s SS17 Collection, entitled Soft Terrain, is...