Every year an estimated 250,000 tons of hosiery waste goes into landfill around the world. Before now textile products that contain elastane or lycra have not been able to be recycled. However, The Legwear Co have found a way of removing the elastane content from the yarn at a different melting point to the polyamide.
READ our interview with Dan Clayton, Founder of Sustainable Hosiery brand The Legwear Co.
Running a small ethical and sustainable can be hard (we know!) especially in todays current retail climate which is extremely tough, to say the least. Many brands, big and small, are struggling in a climate where there is so much competition.
The very sweet and kind-hearted Founder Sonia Padam has allowed us to share her raw and emotional story with you here as well as provide you our followers and girl gang 50% OFF all Eight Hour Studio pyjamas and loungewear.
Capsule wardrobes. They exist to avoid the “I HATE ALL MY CLOTHES” and “I HAVE NOTHING TO WEAR” disorder. This is a condition so many females face around the world, and capsule wardrobes are the cure. To be honest, the idea of a capsule wardrobe makes me feel a touch restricted and scared. As a lover of fashion and variety, I love the idea of getting dressed in the morning and choosing a different persona to the day before.
Welcome to another Top Tips Tuesday, where each Tuesday we bring you a short and sweet blog post with our top tips in sustainable fashion. This week, books. It's Winter here Australia, and what better time is there to curl up in front of the fire with a mulled wine and good book?