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Live Lagom: New Year’s Resolutions for Sustainable Living

For many, Christmas is the epitome of excess. Sitting at my parents surrounded by the last remnants of wrapping paper, overflowing bins and untouched Christmas cake overshadowed by even more delectable boxes of chocolates, I could vouch for that. In … Continue reading

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Shopping for ethical wood flooring

When I moved into my flat nearly three years ago the excitement of having my own place to decorate and do up was overshadowed by a lack of time and money to really do what I wanted to it. I … Continue reading

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Uni Project Turned Brit Business: Get Made in Britain Clothes Online

The British Clothing Co is a brand new online retailer of sustainably sourced, British manufactured accessories and clothing. The idea was originally dreamed up as part of a university project in 2013, as Hollie, then studying Fashion Marketing at Nottingham … Continue reading

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Spring Beauty: The Story of the Daffodil

Signs of spring are starting to shine through. On the way to work today I passed lots of daffodils. Daffodils are my favourite flower! They are a sure sign of spring, a bright yellow beacon of life emerging from the … Continue reading

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Nominate your Eco Champions for Observer Ethical Awards 2015

I’ve taken an interest in the Observer Ethical Awards for years, but I don’t think I’ve ever submitted a nomination. Which is terrible considering a) how easy it is to nominate online and b) how many brilliant people and projects … Continue reading

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