STORY OF THE WEEK
Closing the Loop
Fairbee believes in a circular economy, which is changing at a faster pace than it has done so far, meaning we must gear up! We can only accelerate the transition to a circular economy in close cooperation with our stakeholders. Our focus is the transition in consumer behavior…
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Knitwear Lab produces innovative and sustainable knitwear products that challenge the waste typically associated with garment making. They make use of cutting-edge knitwear techniques such as 3D knitting…
To mark International Women’s Day, we explore some of the ways that women can feel empowered in their fashion choices while at work. International Women’s Day is all about celebrating the achievements of women..
Often, in the world of sustainable fashion, menswear is overlooked. It is important to address the options available to the male consumer, consider how men can live a low-waste life, and uncover the best places to shop…
Circular fashion is a great solution to the issues caused by clothing waste and overproduction. The current linear ‘take, make, waste’ model results in tonnes of landfill and use of raw resources. A circular fashion economy can replace that, and it is already becoming increasingly popular. So, what is circular fashion and how can it be a helpful tool for solving the environmental concerns.
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The beauty industry can be full of surprises, and not all of them are pretty: microplastics, hidden toxins, overconsumption… It’s enough to make you grimace, wrinkles and all. These realizations were heavy hitting for Angela Ursem and Cathy Noordwijk-Ursem, but instead of letting the bad news get them down, they used it as motivation to create change in the industry.