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My Love-Hate Relationship with Fashion

I have loved clothes since I was very young. I remember organizing my closet into outfits when I was about 10. I couldn’t afford to buy what I wanted to wear so I learned to sew because at the time, it was cheaper to make than buy. 759 more words


Book Review: The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy

Rivoli, Pietra. The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy. 2nd ed. Wiley, 2014. {Direct Link}

Over the past year, I’ve been part of a “local fiber” study group through the… 876 more words

Book Review

3 Trends Rising in the Fashion Industry Right Now

As a student working towards my fashion journalism degree and also working for a  luxury retailer like Louis Vuitton, I constantly think about the future. Especially in a world that is extremely connected, technology plays a major role in the shift of the fashion world. 869 more words

Style trick

When I was holiday I bought some pretty pairs of earrings from C&A. I always check C&A out because we don’t have this store anymore and I came away with some sparkly beauties. 70 more words


The True Cost: Documentary Rundown

The True Cost (2015) dares to answer the question, “who pays for the price for our clothing?”

As clothing pricing continue to decrease the human and environmental cost only increases. 171 more words

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Confessions of a Recovering Shop-a-holic.

So here I am, surrounded by hundreds of items in a combination of clothes, shoes, accessories and jewellery. I never wanted to admit I had a problem, but it has taken me two years of my design and fashion marketing degree to realise that material things do not necessarily make you happy unless they have sentimental meaning. 685 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