Christmas Gifts: Clothes&Accessories

This is the final installment. I know it’s pretty late, so good luck if you’re still hoping to find lots of presents ! and Merry Christmas xxx Jenny Blanc Santorus Leopard Glasses Case £50 Can be cheap, or more expensive if you like. This one is from an indepent brand, and looks lovely. You could…

RIXO want list

Rixo are big of patterns, colour and flowy dresses. At their first ever LFW event which took place a few years ago, they showcased the best of their vintage-style-with-a-modern twist dresses and hint to a launch of accessories. No sweatshops/nasty business at Rixo. London based, designed by women for women type of brand. 🙂 These…

Designer wear labels, with an ethical edge

In light of the news that Burberry have been burning their stock, I thought it would be appropriate to talk about the ethics of luxury fashion brands. It would make sense that because the clothes are so expensive, that therefore all of them must be conscious of their ethics in terms of labor and the…

Activewear Brands and Ethics

I’m going to be talking about how ethical many of the large activewear brands are. I think it’s important information to know, as most of us buy trainers. And it’s not good enough to turn around an say ‘ah well, everything is made by children these days, right?’. No. To find out your own information…

Olive Clothing – an overview

Olive is known for its minimal and quintessentially British designs. The clothes are elegant but understated, think classic knits and striped tees. They first came onto my radar through social media, the way they photograph clothes embodies the simplicity of the brand. I think the photography is extremely good – it shows off their range in…

Women Owned brands, CF Beauty + ethical fashion

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2018, I thought I’d make a list of some women owned brands (all cruelty free of course). Anastasia Beverley Hills Bare Minerals (owned by Bare Escentuals) Beauty Bakerie Charlotte Tilbury Drunk Elephant Fenty First Aid Beauty Glossier Hourglass ILIA Josie Maran Kat Von D Kate Somerville (owned by Unilever)…

Making my wardrobe more ethical

Finding the most amount of clothes for the cheapest price makes us feel the wealthiest. In theory a good thing. But, for the vast majority of us, how we buy impacts other people around the world. This isn’t always good. I used to think that clothes were a way of surrounding myself with more aspects…