Tag Archives: organic cotton

The Health Hazards Lurking in Sanitary Products

I need to talk about tampons. Not the prettiest subject but that’s probably why we don’t talk about them very much. And why I haven’t thought about them very much. Sanitary products have been around since the 1930s and women … Continue reading

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Win a Scarf from Sancho’s Dress New Collection

Sancho’s Dress is an ethical fashion and gift store in the beautiful city of Exeter. Earlier this year, the store’s owners Kalkidan Legesse and Vidmantas Markevicius, launched a Kickstarter campaign to set up a loom workshop in Northern Ethiopia in … Continue reading

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Brand Watch: Nomads Clothing Fairtrade Since 1989

Nomads Clothing began with a beautiful story. Founded by a pair who met whilst backpacking around India in the 1980s, they snapped up £200 worth of ethnic clothing and headed back to sell it in the UK. Returning to India … Continue reading

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COSSAC Cool: Ethical Fashion

I get approached by new ethical fashion brands quite regularly but COSSAC is different because COSSAC is a fashion label that just so happens to be consciously ethical in approach. This means that rather than relying on ethics alone to … Continue reading

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In Search of Sustainable School Uniform

A few weeks ago I was in the FAIR shop, Brighton, chatting to owner Siobhan about the perils of kid’s school uniforms. Manufactured in their masses and worn five days a week by children in the UK they are a … Continue reading

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Win a Carbon Neutral Tee & Screen Printed Tote Bag from Meva Clothing

Meva Clothing have achieved a lot in a short space of time. The Cornish based brand launched their first clothing collection just this year. Meva Clothing proudly hails from Mevagissey, an old British fishing harbour and a heritage which inspires … Continue reading

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