50 Sustainable Ethical Clothing Brands in Europe 2022

We all know that the fashion industry generates a huge amount of waste and pollution, with reports citing fashion as the 4th most polluting industry in the world. In reality the fashion industry is likely to be even more damaging that current estimates, due to emissions from transportation of raw materials not being recorded. OneContinue reading “50 Sustainable Ethical Clothing Brands in Europe 2022”

Using Soapnuts to Wash Clothes – the verdict

When we started on our low-waste journey we tried washing our clothes with soapnuts for about a year. I love the idea of cleaning with something that was 100% natural, that was compostable at the end-of-life. But as is often the case with eco-switches our enthusiasm faded over time. Read on to find out whyContinue reading “Using Soapnuts to Wash Clothes – the verdict”

What to recycle / donate where in 2022

I am passionate about rehoming items I no longer need and although a lot of items can be dropped into them, local recycling centre and charity shops are not always the best fist stop for donating or recycling. I prefer to get items into the hands of places that specialise in a particular item, thatContinue reading “What to recycle / donate where in 2022”