July 17, 2020 2 min read
As Vivienne Westwood said, “Buy less. Choose well. Make it last. Quality, not quantity” We couldn’t have said it better ourselves, and when it comes to choosing well, we believe versatile clothing is the way to go. Having a wardrobe for every season and pieces for specific occasions requires so much clothing, and will eventually produce a lot of textile waste. Instead, by choosing versatile pieces that can be styled multiple ways or can easily transition between seasons, you’ll be able to do more with less. We also want to note, when looking for versatile pieces quality is important. You’ll be wearing these pieces from season to season for years to come, so you want to invest in well made clothing that’s capable of lasting.
We put together some outfit inspo to help you style your seasonless pieces for Summer. There’s no reason to hold off on wearing your favourite sweatshirt or blazer for cooler months when they can easily be worked into your Summer style.
May 10, 2021 4 min read
Consumers are increasingly demanding ethically and sustainably-made clothing, which unfortunately many brands recognize as an opportunity to boost profits through sustainability-focused campaigns, despite not taking any steps to improve their actual business practices. Read on to learn about seven easy ways to spot greenwashing so you can make sure you’re supporting genuinely sustainable clothing brands.
April 27, 2021 5 min read
The key to a successful wardrobe is buying versatile pieces that mix and match effortlessly, so you can basically close your eyes and pick two pieces and know that they will go together. Jennifer shows us just how easy it is to style the Better Basics Kit for every day of the week with 8 pieces, a little creativity and a few simple accessories.
April 23, 2021 2 min read
Earth Day has taught us that we need to be kinder to the planet, not only on Earth Day but every day. This extends to everything we do, including the gifts we give each other to commemorate special occasions. So, when putting together our annual Mother's Day Gift Guide, we put sustainability at the heart of each gift idea.