Here at E.C.O. we do not support fast fashion. However, there will always be a need for new items of clothing, and as we have been become a consumerist society we will most likely continue the desire to own new items of clothing. Before we go into some brands we support I would like to quickly remind readers of how to shop responsibly. Continue reading Three eco clothing brands you should watch out for
The clocks have gone back, the evenings are getting darker and colder, the blankets have come out along with the warm pyjamas, and although it’s only autumn it’s beginning to feel like winter is setting in. It’s hard to imagine not having these luxuries let alone a roof over your head, but that’s the reality for many people living on the streets Continue reading Donate your old coat to the homeless and needy this autumn
This month Oxfam are running a campaign called Second Hand September. The aim of the campaign is to give up fast fashion, because of its negative effects on workers and the environment, and pledge to say no to new clothes for the month Continue reading Get involved in Oxfam’s latest campaign Secondhand September
Our ‘Meet:’ articles are our way of showcasing and celebrating the efforts of normal, lovely people who are changing the world’s outcomes both big and small. Continue reading Meet: AUBE
Do you ever look in your bra drawer and think I’ve had that bra for far too long or it just doesn’t quite hold me in place? We’ve got a solution for you: donate your underwear to charities that send them to people in need or to companies that recycle them! Continue reading Recycle your bra for charity and the planet!
Our Meet articles are E.C.O.’s way of showcasing and celebrating the efforts of normal, lovely people who are changing the world’s outcomes both big and small Continue reading Meet: Tiny Eco Geek
Grace Beverley has taken the world by storm in the last few years. The 20 something oxford graduate has long been an advocate for veganism, sustainability and all things fitness Continue reading Sustainable activewear brand TALA in review
For my birthday I received an ecoegg laundry egg and I won’t lie as much as I wanted to love it I was quite sceptical Continue reading Wash away your (plastic) sins
The clothing industry in playing a huge part in global warming and the industry accounts for 2-10% of the environmental impact of EU consumption Continue reading Charity shop ’til you drop
There are some things in the world of being an eco nerd that are easy to give up. Plastic toothbrushes (who cares), straws (self congratulatory smirk as you decline one) and plastic bags (linen totes are cuter anyway) Continue reading Fast Fashion: Is it time to slow down?