How Donating Clothes Helps The Environment

With conversations around global warming on the rise, more and more people are moving towards living a sustainable lifestyle.  Believe it or not, recycling clothing helps the environment in the same way recycling bottles, paper, and plastic can. Here are the main reasons why clothes donation is great for the environment: Reduces landfill sites According…

What is Ethical Clothes Recycling?

What is ethical clothes recycling? The statistics for the life-cycle of clothing and the overall negative impact on the environment is staggering. Ethical clothing recycling is ensuring that clothes are not thrown away before they have been used to the point where they are no longer usable. How many items of clothing that you buy…

The Environmental Impact of Fast Fashion

Although ‘fast fashion’ became a buzzword in the late-nineties, it’s something that’s really taken off over the last few years. But what exactly is it, and how does it impact the world around us? What is fast fashion? Fast fashion is defined by Merriam Webster as ‘an approach to the design, creation, and marketing of…

How to Declutter Your Wardrobe

We can’t believe that 2020 is just around the corner! If you want to kick off the new year (and decade!) in the right way, we recommend sorting through your old clothes. There’s nothing better than a decluttering detox! As well benefitting your own wellbeing, clearing out your wardrobe can help others too. Check out…

4 Reasons You Should Recycle Your Clothes

The average UK shopper buys 4.1 new items of clothing every month, and many of these will eventually end up in landfills. Unfortunately, many of the items that end up being thrown out are suitable for continued use. Instead of throwing out your unwanted clothes, you may wish to consider ethical recycling. Here are some…