Week 4

Can you believe it?! We are one month into the Fashion Detox Challenge. Since it's been a month, I thought I would do a quick reminder of what the Fashion Detox actually is. So basically, a number of us have signed up to for a 10 week challenge in which we cannot spend a single … Continue reading Week 4

The Ladies Behind the Slow Fashion Movement

Imagine waking up at 4 o'clock in the morning and going to work, knowing you will not come home for another 14 hours, possibly longer. Spending your entire day choking on the fumes behind your section of the factory, lucky to have an inch of room between the machines were you can slide your small … Continue reading The Ladies Behind the Slow Fashion Movement

Recycle, REJEAN, re-use; The sustainable clothing company taking Glasgow by storm.

Just last week I met with 27 year-old fashion designer, Siobhan McKenna, to talk about her growing company ReJean Denim. We met in Siobhan's hometown of Glasgow at the newly opened, COLAB Scotland, where Siobhan displays just some of her jackets. In the coffee shop just next to her unit, we sat down to discuss … Continue reading Recycle, REJEAN, re-use; The sustainable clothing company taking Glasgow by storm.

My 10 week challenge: Fashion Detox

Tomorrow is the beginning of The Fashion Detox Challenge. I, and many others, have signed up to take part in a 10 week challenge by pledging to NOT spend a SINGLE PENNY on clothes, FOR 10 WEEKS! Why? First, I'll give you some background. The Fashion Detox Challenge is being led by Emma Kidd, who … Continue reading My 10 week challenge: Fashion Detox