#Clothes

  • Article: London Fashion Week Urged to Sashay Away From Polluting Sequins

    London Fashion Week Urged to Sashay Away From Polluting Sequins

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 14, 2020

    The environmental crisis and worker abuses are driving calls for more sustainable fashion. Read more

  • Article: Model Arizona Muse Shares Her Top Tips on Making Fashion Sustainable

    Model Arizona Muse Shares Her Top Tips on Making Fashion Sustainable

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 28, 2020

    From how to buy second-hand to "adventurous" renting. Read more

  • Article: Zara's Parent Company Commits To 100% Sustainable Clothing By 2025

    Zara's Parent Company Commits To 100% Sustainable Clothing By 2025

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 19, 2019

    “We aspire to play a transformational role in the industry.” Read more

  • Feature: 5 Plastic Alternatives Doing More Harm Than Good — and What to Use Instead

    5 Plastic Alternatives Doing More Harm Than Good — and What to Use Instead

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 9, 2019

    “It’s dangerous for us to continue to have a single-use mentality.” Read more

  • Article: Britain's Fashion Industry Is Exploitative and Unsustainable, Say Parliamentarians

    Britain's Fashion Industry Is Exploitative and Unsustainable, Say Parliamentarians

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 31, 2019

    Britain buys more clothes per person than any other country in Europe. Read more

  • Article: The 'Marie Kondo Effect' Could Be Doing Amazing Things for UK Charity Shops

    The 'Marie Kondo Effect' Could Be Doing Amazing Things for UK Charity Shops

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 22, 2019

    A new Netflix show has reportedly inspired a wave of clothing donations in Britain. Read more

  • Article: A Huge Fire in Alexandra Has Sparked Outpourings of Support From South Africans

    A Huge Fire in Alexandra Has Sparked Outpourings of Support From South Africans

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 13, 2018

    The fire destroyed hundreds of homes in one of South Africa's poorest townships. Read more

  • Article: Is Slavery Lurking in Your Outfit? Here's What You Can Actually Do to Help Prevent It

    Is Slavery Lurking in Your Outfit? Here's What You Can Actually Do to Help Prevent It

    From International Justice Mission|Oct. 18, 2018

    Human trafficking generates over $150 billion a year — and all of us are funding it. Read more