What does Sustainable Fashion mean?

I've always loved the idea of sustainable fashion but what does that even mean? It's now quite well known that a lot of our polyester / nylon / acrylic (and more) clothing is releasing plastic fibres into our water systems when we wash them. They become a part of the millions of microplastics entering the … Continue reading What does Sustainable Fashion mean?

We get a veg box delievered to our door…

As you’re probably very well aware in the UK (and I believe in a lot of other countries too) it is straight out impossible to shop plastic free in supermarkets. Even the loose produce have to be put in flimsy plastic bags (unless you have your own cotton produce bags) and weighed for a plastic … Continue reading We get a veg box delievered to our door…

Plastic free, eco-friendly ways to wrap gifts for Christmas.

I love Christmas, but it can be a very wasteful time of year unfortunately. As well as all the consumeristic obsessive buying and unwanted Secret Santa presents, the UK throws away enough wrapping paper each year to wrap the equator 9 times... That's a lot of trees. A lot of wrapping paper these days is … Continue reading Plastic free, eco-friendly ways to wrap gifts for Christmas.

DIY mascara – vegan, zero waste and all natural.

For the last 2-3 years I have been making my own mascara using this recipe. Not only is is extremely cheap, it’s quick to make (quicker than popping to the shop to buy one) and I’ve found it even more effective than any shop bought mascara I’ve used over the years. It dries very quickly … Continue reading DIY mascara – vegan, zero waste and all natural.