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How to: Slow Fashion in Belgium.

In the beginning of this year I wrote a blogpost about why I stopped buying fast fashion. You can click here to read more.

The stories behind the fast fashion industry are being told on a global scale and it seems like an awareness is spreading. 886 more words


Building a Capsule Wardrobe

I promised I would update you on the capsule wardrobe project a friend and I embarked on, so here I am.

Step 1: Making space, letting go. 451 more words


5 ways you can shop for clothes more consciously

It’s time to bring a little bit of quinoa into this blog. As I had explained in one of my first posts, in this blog… 726 more words


Who Made My Clothes?

Three weeks ago I enrolled on a free online course hosted by Future Learn with Fashion Revolution and Exeter University. The purpose of the course is to understand the issues within the fashion industry, how a fashion supply chain works, and to share a variety of simple techniques to find the answer to ‘ 664 more words


Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July aims to raise awareness of the problems with single-use disposable plastic and challenges people to do something about it. I have accepted this challenge! 256 more words


"Our Oceans Our Future"


Happy World Oceans Day!

At Playa Viva (“Living Beach”) it’s in our name to keep our coast and ocean healthy, alive, and thriving. Our oceans are essential to life as we know it on the planet: 70% of the oxygen we breathe comes from the ocean, they help regulate our climate, provide a significant portion of our food, as well as a number of economic, cultural and recreational benefits. 1,320 more words

Buying and Giving

Many popular brands are involved with giving either locally and/or in a global perspective. We looked into some charities that are making a difference. 243 more words