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8 OF OUR VERY FAVORITE SUSTAINABLE FASHION BRANDS OF ALL TIME

Sustainable fashion is broad. (Just like ‘regular’ fashion, there, another misconception off the table). You can choose between vegan, fair, supporting women empowerment, natural fibers, bio materials, recycled, upcycled, circular and so on. Haven’t talked about the different styles yet!

THE PROMISING FIBERS OF NETTLE

Photo: collection of nettle based fashion from Netl .   Since the start of The Talking Thread we have learned a lot about the materials used in fashion. We learned most of the fabrics produced are made of mixed fibers

THE VINTAGE SHOPPING GUIDE BY EXPERT ESMERALDA

Vintage shopping. To some a wonderful world full of treasures, for others an impossible adventure. We understand it can be overwhelming, or difficult to find the right size when vintage sizes are not the same. Not the mention the influence

SHOPPING DETOX BY AUKJE

Since the start of 2018, Aukje (also one of our changemaker-of-the-month), does a shopping detox meaning she does not buy new clothes, shoes or accessories. In her first vlog Aukje showed us her wardrobe full of clothes ready to be

THE EASIEST WRAPTOP DIY FOR SUMMER

Summer is kicking in. It is my favorite time of year! It is also the time of year you will notice how outworn your tanktops can be from wearing them underneath winter jersey’s. Well, I have the easiest DIY ever for

CHANGEMAKER OF THE MONTH IS CLAUDIA SZERAKOWSKI!

Making a change in this world of ours sometimes seems tough and impossible. When I think I did something good, I read in the news something bad has happened. Or when I thought to be inspiring to make a change,

6 FAIR FASHION BRANDS SUPPORTING WOMEN

Without any doubt, you will have noticed it was International Women's Day last month. It was shown on billboards, written on t-shirts and told by celebrities. This day had a very important message: equality for all! These days still, women

7 TIPS FOR THE TRAVELING FASHIONISTA

Fashionista on the move! If you follow us on the socials, you might have noticed I am not posting the Dutch winter pictures at the moment, but instead sunny tropical ones! Yep, that’s right, I am currently backpacking through Indonesia

A MESSAGE FROM SOUTH-AFRICA

Once upon a time there was a big, broad river called Breërivier (Broad river in English). It crossed the Western Cape and contributed to greenery and life. Now, it’s sadly empty. Cape Town, where I am staying at the moment,
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