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Tips for Buying Second Hand

February 22, 2020
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Buying something pre-loved or vintage is one way to shop in a more sustainable manner. It allows us to extend the lifecycle of an item, stops it going into landfill, which in turn reduces the environmental impact on our planet and the resources needed to dispose of it. Read tips for shopping second hand and my go-to vintage, pre-loved designer boutiques and opshops.…

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Everlane #DamnGoodDenim

November 15, 2017
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Everlane has been my go-to for quality basics for years now, and needless to say, the permanent shipping to Australia is one of my highlights for 2017 – sad, I know but hear me out! If you’re not familiar with Everlane they are a San Francisco based sustainable and ethical apparel company creating modern essentials, their ethos is simple: exceptional quality, ethical factories, and radical transparency. They operate on the basis that the products they create are not at the…

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The Art of Shirting

July 12, 2017
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The humble white shirt is a staple in most wardrobes providing a polished yet effortless look. From an unbuttoned silk shirt tucked into a pair of high-waisted jeans to a poplin shirt worn under a dress, the shirt’s minimal design means that it always finds a place in my daily uniform. And this season – luckily for me – is all about the art of shirting, the classic shirt has been reworked and given edge, from deconstructed necklines to extra…

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Think Pink

May 11, 2017
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It all started in 2016 when Pantone named Rose Quartz colour of the year, the soft blush shade made its way into every Instagram feed, shopping bags and book covers, with brands like Acne, Pop & Suki, Glossier and Mansur Gavriel making it their trademark colour. The resurgence of the dreamy hue, named Millennial Pink or Tumblr Pink ranges from blush to salmon and is not only generally appealing to the eye, it also raises an element of nostalgia. While the colour used to define gender and be associated…

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The Always List

March 30, 2017

“The Always List,  timeless pieces that are the foundation of every wardrobe.” Over the last three years, I have definitely become a lot better at making considered choices when it comes to buying clothes, which has probably stemmed from the fact that I’ve financially prioritised other things like travelling, homewares and of course a mortgage! When I made the decision to try cut down on my fashion spending the first thing I did was to write a list of all the pieces I…

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