‘Behind the Barcode’ Ethical Fashion Guide

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We’ve got our copy of the ‘Behind the Barcode’ ethical fashion guide, have you? This free little Baptist World Aid pamphlet is now in it’s 4th Edition as their easy rating guide continues to help...

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Marie Claire’s First Sustainable Issue

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We are thrilled to see that Marie Claire UK will be featuring their first-ever Sustainability Issue! This issue will feature stories with designers that are helping to build the communities that they work in and...

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Bouncy castles to bags…

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Guess what these bags are made out of! Would broken bouncy castle vinyl come to mind?! Wyatt and Jack make bags and accessories from up cycled deckchairs, beach fabric and bouncy castle PVC! The Kapdaa team think...

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Wild Flamingos and Zebras: Juliet Travers

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As part of Juliet Travers’ new ‘Spirit of Summer’ product range, she has created sustainable notebooks made with the offcuts from her magnificent ‘Safari’ print-based wallpaper and fabric collection. The stunning motifs of East...

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The world behind a basic t-shirt!

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Found this amazing Planet Money documentary on the world behind a t-shirt from cotton fibres to the consumer! The 5 chapters follow the t-shirt from cotton farms in Mississippi that use harmful pesticides to Indonesia...

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Travelling in time with Seven Decades of Style

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Really enjoying going down to the House and Garden Festival yesterday, it was great to see so many of our clients displaying their offcuts notebooks and seeing what great responses they have been getting!...

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2 Degrees Festival: Bury it somewhere

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Daniel Gosling’s ‘Carbon Capture’ event invites the public to bring a bag, take some anthracite coal and bury it somewhere whilst tagging ‘WhereIBuriedIt’. By doing this, the carbon in coal isn’t emitted into the...

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Sustainable solutions at The New Denim Project

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These cotton fibre waste bales are collected by The New Denim Project from spinning mills to create upcycled cotton! They clean it then re-spin the fibres to create new yarns for their raw fabric collections!...

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ESTILA: Current reading on interiors, design and art

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Loved reading the Karolina Barnes first print edition of ESTILA magazine with great discussions on interior design projects with themes of Italian Flair and French Country! The interview with Matthew Williamson in the ‘Designer Spotlight’...

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