When talking about clothes shopping the expectation is always to go into the newest trendy shop, right? We never see influencer YouTube hauls from charity shops. Partly, I imagine, because it isn’t considered glamorous. When you own up to buying clothes in charity shops the response used to be a nose wrinkle and a quip … Continue reading Let’s Talk Second-Hand
After spending the best part of two days searching for a foundation not packaged in plastic, that would still function as a foundation, I’ve become once again frustrated by how expensive everything ‘sustainable’ is. Especially as a lot of the time eco products are still packaged in plastic no matter how many times their companies … Continue reading The Issue with Sustainability as a Middle-Class Fashion Trend
How many of you like your body? I’ll guarantee at least 80% of you would change some part of it. I took a few shameless selfies for Instagram the other day, to show off a skirt I’d made (I’m still in shock I didn’t sew the damn material to my leg, to be honest!). I’ve … Continue reading Why Do We All Hate Our Bodies?
Let’s face it, we all care about the environment, but most of the ways for being more sustainable are EXPENSIVE. When you don’t have a lot of money at the best of times spending £120 on a jumper, as opposed to £20 from a non-sustainable brand, is impossible. Good intentions or no, money still doesn’t … Continue reading How to be Sustainable on a Budget
There are a lot of haul blogs at the moment listing items you can't survive the winter without. Usually things like high end lipstick in an ‘winter’ shade make an appearance. (God forbid you spend the winter with pink lips not the cool blue of the recently risen—the disaster of such a thing would be … Continue reading 5 Millennial Winter Essentials