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AN A CLASS CLOTHINGSWAP

Have you ever wondered why everything has to be new? Why do we need new clothes? Why do new clothes have to be made from new materials? Why? This year, at 1st August, we reached World Overshoot Day. The day

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 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

VINTAGE SHOPPING IN THE CAPITAL OF FASHION: PARIS

Last week I decided to go to Paris for a few days together with my boyfriend. Coincidentally, throughout our stay the haute couture fashion week was going on. This meant that the capital of fashion was even more fashionable and

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,

FAIR FASHION SHOPPING GUIDE: AMSTERDAM

Whenever people ask me where in the Netherlands they can shop fair fashion the best, I always tell them Amsterdam. But when they ask me what stores to go to, I can only name a few while knowing there are

THE RICHEST MEN OF FASHION….. AND THE OTHERS

As a kid I used to say: ‘’I’ll go to millionaires school, and once I graduate I will be a millionaire’’. It was part of my life plan to be a millionaire before 30. I love things like beautiful jewelry,
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