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Meghan Markle puts Sinéad Burke on British Vogue cover

Meghan Markle puts Sinéad Burke on British Vogue cover

Meghan Markle puts Sinéad Burke on British Vogue cover. What a huge honour for Irish activist Sinéad Burke, who will appear on her first British Vogue cover next month – all thanks to Meghan Markle. Sinéad has been chosen among 15 women featured on the cover as ‘trailblazing changemakers’. Among the 15 ‘forces for change’ …

8 Million people in UK throwaway repairable clothing

8 Million people in UK throwaway repairable clothing

8 Million people in UK throwaway repairable clothing. Alarming statistics show that over 8 million people in the UK actually discard their old clothing each year when it could be repaired. To coincide with the day when humanity has officially used up ‘nature’s resource budget’ for the entire year, (Earth Overshoot Day), new research by …

New Balance embraces U.N Climate Action Charter

New Balance embraces U.N Climate Action Charter

New Balance embraces U.N Climate Action Charter. American sports company, New Balance are one in a line of sports and fashion brands to support the United Nations’ Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action as well as the RE100, which is a global corporate initiative that is dedicated to renewable electricity. The Boston company was founded …

Top night of fashion at the launch of Miss Ireland 2019

Top night of fashion at the launch of Miss Ireland 2019

Top night of fashion at launch of Miss Ireland 2019. Last Tuesday evening at one of Dublin’s leading entertainment spots, HOUSE Dublin saw the official launch of Miss Ireland 2019. With an abundance of fashion and style on display from all the stunning Miss Ireland hopefuls, guests were also treated to refreshing ‘BLOOM GIN Cocktails …

There's a sustainable fashion event happening in Dublin

There’s a sustainable fashion event happening in Dublin

There’s a sustainable fashion event happening in Dublin. Dublin’s newest sustainable fashion event is returning to the capital this weekend. #NewButLooksGoodOnYou is partnering with The Well, located on St. Stephen’s Green. The partnership will see Fifi’s Food Blog Dublin and Glitter Bugs launched their second sustainable fashion event bringing food, drink and fashion together. The …

#LoveNotLandfill launches pop up shop with Depop

#LoveNotLandfill launches pop up shop with Depop

#LoveNotLandfill launches pop up shop with Depop. Eco-friendly fashion campaign #LoveNotLandfill launched a popup shop experience in Carnaby, London with online fashion marketplace Depop last weekend. A number of popular depop sellers were present to meet followers in the four-day event, in which a number of pre-loved and vintage fashion items were showcased. As reported …

The fabrics with the best and worst environmental impact

The fabrics with the best and worst environmental impact

The fabrics with the best and worst environmental impact. The fashion industry thrives on providing consumers with the latest trends and so, each year, we consumer approximately 80bn pieces of clothing – a volume that is putting strain on the planet. Alice Wilby, a sustainable fashion consultant and spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion – a campaign …

Vegan fashion museum opens in LA

Vegan fashion museum opens in LA

Vegan fashion museum opens in LA. The first museum dedicated to showcasing cruelty-free and ethically made fashion has recently opened in Los Angeles. Located at Melrose Ave. in front of Melrose Place, the F.A.K.E. (Fashion for Animal Kingdom & Environment) Museum is opened to the public until August 31st. F.A.K.E. started when animal rights activist …

Louis Copeland fashion makes a return to Cork

Louis Copeland fashion makes a return to Cork

Louis Copeland fashion makes a return to Cork. Luxury Menswear Gentlemen’s Outfitters, Louis Copeland & Sons who are experts in smart casual clothing and suiting is investing in a new Cork store. The fashion retailer is expecting to open the doors of his new in the Rebel county this coming September. The store will be …

UK government launch sustainable fashion group

UK government launch sustainable fashion group

UK government launch sustainable fashion group. Britain’s MPs have formed the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Sustainable Clothing and Textiles. With the new APPG, which has the support of sustainable charity Hubbub, MPs from all political backgrounds will come together to review fashion supply chains, materials used in the production of clothing and consumer …

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