Hemp. A species of cannabis plant that was illegal to sell in Australia only three years ago, and now it’s everywhere. I mean it, everywhere! Cakes, bags, powders, oils, beers, medicine, insulation, animal feed, and even snugly wrapped around my bum! That’s right folks, you saw it in the title, and I’m repeating it now,
This was originally written for Velvety and may have been altered for my blog, check Velvety out here. Not-so-fun-fact number one: Plastic doesn’t break down, it breaks up. It breaks up into smaller and smaller pieces, becoming what we now know as microplastics. Primary microplastics are 5mm in length or less, and include plastic pellets,
Nestled neatly along Thornbury’s busy high street lies a peachy perfect treasure trove of vintage fashion. Yarn Yarns was founded by Katherine Cotton and Sophie Woolley, who just so happened to have the perfect last names to start a fashion business. Strangely enough, the girls discovered that Katherines great great great Grandfather had actually met
A couple of days ago I shared my 2 year journey away from fast fashion. But there is more to it than that. I also learnt how to shop ethically, make smart buying choices and make my clothes last. This is the sort of advice and know how I would have loved to read at the beginning of my journey, so I wanted to leave this information somewhere on the internet, in hopes that it may help some humans give up fast fashion and learn how to shop ethically. So here goes…and good luck.
It has been two years, in fact over two years since my journey with ethical fashion began. I’m not sure if I have really gone into this yet but originally my journey began with makeup, finding out about all the different ingredients and what cruelty-free and vegan logos really meant. My blog was going to
Lazy Girl Lingerie is a lace covered lingerie & womenswear brand designed and made by Cassandra Pons on the Gold Coast of Australia. Cass is a one-woman army who custom sews each item to your size, runs the social media, the website, answers all the emails and ships the items safely to your door… Phew, when does the lazy part come in exactly?
I get it, life is crazy. We all get busy and on the flipside, we can all be a little lazy. There is definitely a preconceived turn-off to ethical life that I here often, but today we are going to combat those worries! Ethical life does not have to be hard work. You don’t have to sell all your non-organic clothes to buy a solar power generator and swap in your home for a trailer…although that would be cool, let me know if you do that…
The purpose of my blog is to show you that a journey to an ethical life is a lot easier than you think…and so to kick it off, here are 5 lazy ways that I have become more ethical.
“A tapestry finds it’s beauty not in individual strands, but in the coming together of multiple threads, each unique in purpose, looped and tangled and pulled to create beauty…What if, instead of holding ourselves back from being woven in, we allowed our story to form part of the wider story? What if we decided to