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10 07, 2014

Summer 2014 Footwear

By | July 10th, 2014|Style, Sustainable Fashion|0 Comments

Key trends to covet for the season.   Summer is finally here, at least in a formal sense; and to make the most of this much anticipated season, fabulous footwear is key. Whether relaxing on the beach, shopping in the city, or even still caught at work; here are the trends to wear and love [...]

12 06, 2014

Reconnect With Your Wardobe!

By | June 12th, 2014|Sustainable Fashion|0 Comments

From mindless consumption to a sustainable fashion system. Over the last two decades, with the rise of fast – and incredibly cheap – fashion, many of us seem to be increasingly losing the perspective on our clothing consumption. As a secondary effect of globalisation, retailers are able to source very inexpensive materials and production facilities [...]

10 03, 2014

Interview with Maria of Plastic Seconds Recycled Adornments

By | March 10th, 2014|Accessories, Sustainable Fashion|0 Comments

Have you ever thought about what happens to non-recyclable plastic items?  How else we could make use of them?  Well, we caught up with Maria of Plastic Seconds who has a love for items such as colourful plastic bottle tops that can not be recycled and are thrown away.  These with the use of materials [...]

20 09, 2013

Let’s Talk Cotton

By | September 20th, 2013|Ethical Fashion, Sustainable Fashion|0 Comments

 100% Cotton is label that people often look for, cotton is seen as a sign of quality but if people understood the environmental and social costs of cotton production would they still consider normal cotton to be a sign of quality or would they search out the ‘organic cotton’ label instead? A lot of people [...]

8 08, 2013

Interview with Louise of Lumoi Jewellery – sustainable fashion isn’t just another trend

By | August 8th, 2013|Accessories, Sustainable Fashion|0 Comments

Louise founder of Lumoi sustainable jewellery provides an eclectic mix of handmade sustainable jewellery. SITCUK caught up with the lovely Louise and had a chat to get a insight of behind the scenes of their jewellery business and to find out who is this lady on a mission to enhance people's lives by making beautiful [...]

7 08, 2013

Sustainable Fashion

By | August 7th, 2013|Sustainable Fashion|0 Comments

A warm welcome to our guest blog post written by Tracey of Artisans In The Andes,  a family run business based in Ecuador........... Sometimes issues of sustainability feel far away and irrelevant to our lives and choices of the moment. But take a deep breath – 20% of the oxygen you just breathed was from [...]

1 07, 2013

Interview with Lucy Shea

By | July 1st, 2013|Sustainable Fashion, Swishing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Team SITCUK went on a journey to discover what is being done to help reduce the impact clothes are having on the environment. Along the way we came across some interesting articles including a feature about the  Sustainable Clothing Action Plan (SCAP), who's ambition is to improve the sustainability of clothing across its lifecycle. It's [...]