THE MONTHLY EDIT.
Have you ever wanted to rework something you've already got in your wardrobe, perhaps to create something totally unique to you? Ripso is an online platform focussed on sustainable fashion, which exists to provide people with a unique and personal alternative to buying new clothes.
Often when we think about ethical fashion practices, we think about things happening overseas. Slow, sustainable and fairly made fashion can also be right on our doorsteps. Here are a few ethical clothing labels we think you should know that are made in our home city of Melbourne, Australia.
It's great in your smoothies, and it's pretty great in your wardrobe too. Wonder-crop hemp has long been known for its environmentally friendly credentials as a textile.
Hemp uses a fraction of water compared to conventional cotton, and with its dense and long root structures, it naturally protects itself against weeds and pests.
What if we told you that the handbags you see here are made from quartz sand, pineapple leaves and recycled materials?
Alexandra K have just released a new range of chic, vegan-friendly accessories that champion sustainable fabrics.
Just think about that. 3 Frances all lined up next to each other. That's the size of a patch of plastic (the Great Pacific Garbage Patch) that's currently floating together in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Scientists of The Ocean Cleanup Foundation have recently conducted the most extensive analysis ever of this area, and here's what they found..
With stylish attention to detail & the finest materials, Italian-made Kweder vegan shoes and bags are no ordinary accessories. Ethically made from environmentally conscious materials in Italy by artisans using traditional techniques, the shoes and bags are made in matching sets.
Anna Tagliabue of Pelush New York is paving the way in chic faux-fur fashion, whose creations are sophisticated, creative and seriously glamorous. Anna recently showcased 20 of her latest designs during New York Fashion Week 2018, as a collaboration with animal welfare charity Animal Ashram.