H&M is just one un-cool monkey in the jungle of fast fashion

H&M is facing a wave of criticism and boycotting because of a racist catalogue photo - but there are many more reasons not to shop at H&M, or any other fast fashion giant for that matter. If you haven't yet heard, H&M is facing backlash and boycott due to a more than questionable catalogue photo. … Continue reading H&M is just one un-cool monkey in the jungle of fast fashion

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Does shopping make us happy?

We're taught to believe that shopping makes us happy. Material things are what many consider to be a measure of success in life. How many shows have you seen where a woman on the verge of a breakdown goes on a shopping spree and is then shown walking down the street with a big smile … Continue reading Does shopping make us happy?

Supersonic Fashion – The Ever Increasing Pace of Throwing Away Clothes

I recently read an article mentioning how the term “fast fashion” is problematic, because how fast clothes are being made doesn't necessarily relate to how well they are made or in what types of conditions. The problem for me is definitely not how fast clothes are made (as long as they're made in ethical conditions), it's how … Continue reading Supersonic Fashion – The Ever Increasing Pace of Throwing Away Clothes

Make a Change in 2017 – Nothing is Stopping You from Shopping Ethically

  It’s a new year and everybody is making resolutions: deciding to eat less candy, promising to go to the gym more, stopping the habit of being late etc. All those are just fine, but if you want to make a resolution that will have a real positive impact in the world, then I challenge … Continue reading Make a Change in 2017 – Nothing is Stopping You from Shopping Ethically