We need to drastically change our behaviour to reduce the environmental and human cost of our love of fashion. It’s time for a serious challenge. Continue reading One year. No new clothes. Can I do it?
A week and a half ago I arrived home from a confrontational experience. From the physical exertion, to the way my beliefs and values were challenged, to new perspectives and openness. In short, that old cliché: a life-changing experience.
I recently attended an event where I met a woman who I would describe as an ‘old school feminist’. Wearing a headache-inducing array of clashing colours, from the peach pink in her hair to the flaming fuchsia of her leggings, and a whole rainbow in between. I watched the group dynamics, a set of strangers who had never met before. The majority ignored this unusual … Continue reading How far should you go to fit in?