Sustainability

Sustainability

Sustainable and ethical lifestyle advice, helping you live a more conscious lifestyle. Advice is bitesize and accessible guidance to enable progressive choices without giving up too many of the things you love.

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10 Reasons to Support the Degrowth Economy

In his 2020 book, Less is More: How Degrowth Will Save The World, Jason Hickel explores how humanity is dramatically overshooting what scientists have defined as safe planetary boundaries, owing to our thrall to ‘the growth economy’, and its associated use of energy, resources, and inevitable waste.

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The Future is Sustainable, According to Vogue Business

Speaking on the Luxury Communications Council’s Future of Fashion webinar, Vogue Business’s Editorial Director, Sarah Shannon, spotlighted the rise of dark social, gender-neutral stores, augmented reality magazines and digital fashion shows among the key trends that emerged from 2020. While these might sound unfamiliar, Sarah noted that sustainability – a topic that took centre stage in 2019 – remains top of the agenda. 

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The Suppliers Helping You Achieve Farm to Table Shopping

We don’t generally need much convincing that fresher food is a good thing. Better for the planet, better for our bodies, and better flavoured! But when it’s so easy to pop to the supermarket, it’s the convenience aspect that needs solving. Here are some ways you can start to source fresher produce.

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How to Make Do and Mend Your Clothes

While mending your clothes may seem old fashioned and time consuming, it’s a simple way of reducing your waste and acting more consciously. If you’re a bit of an amateur in the sewing field, here are some ways to get started.

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Was It Hard Going Vegan?

Nope. I went vegan, or “plant based” (the term I prefer) over a year ago now. Before that switch I’d been pescatarian for a couple of years. Cheese was one of my favourite foods. Pre-pesce, I ate everything. I actually

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