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Top 5 Bamboo Clothing Finds for Summer.

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Top 5 Bamboo Clothing Finds for Summer.

There are so many benefits of wearing bamboo clothing in the summer. Bamboo fabric is light and cool to the touch, it also regulates body temperature. Bamboo Clothing has anti-microbial properties which prevent it from holding odour, this is amazing for hot summer days.  Our Summer Bamboo Clothing Collection: Summer is a time of freedom. Most of us plan beach vacations in summer. With the temperature going high, we crave lite-weight clothes that will provide the most comfort. These easy to wear bamboo clothing pieces are easy to wear, easy to clean and will elevate your summer casual looks.  ...

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What is the problem with Fast Fashion?

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What is the problem with Fast Fashion?

Have you ever thought about where your clothes come from when you buy from large retail stores? Or who made them? Like most of us, you probably just haven't thought about it. Or maybe you just have, but you haven't been exposed to what happens in Fast Fashion practices. You're not alone, finding a new shirt that costs less than your coffee at Starbucks can seem like a great thing at the time, until you find out the true cost behind it all. So you may be thinking, what exactly is "Slow Fashion" vs "Fast Fashion." 

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What does Eco Fashion Mean?

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What does Eco Fashion Mean?

So, what does Eco Fashion mean? According to wikipedia, Eco Fashion is “a part of the growing design philosophy and trend of sustainability, the goal of which is to create a system which can be supported indefinitely in terms of environmentalism and social responsibility.”     This is true, of course, but let me put it into a simpler sentence for you. Eco-fashion is a way to reduce your carbon footprint, support fair farming techniques, and look great. Choosing Eco Fashion does not mean that you have to sacrifice style. Many people associate natural fibres with scratchy, itchy, unflattering, and...

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5 things to look for when shopping for Ethical Fashion.

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5 things to look for when shopping for Ethical Fashion.

 Are you thinking of switching over to the Ethical Fashion? I know it can be a bit confusing... the odds are, you've probably bought a top from an Ethical Fashion shop without even knowing it. Whether you're brand new to the Ethical Fashion world, or have already made the switch; here are 5 things you should be looking for when you're shopping for Ethical Fashion.  1. They Use Slow Fashion Practices. Look for brands that support "Slow Fashion." To sum it up, look for brands that focus on quality over quantity, are thoughtful about the environment, and are fair to...

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Is Bamboo Good for Clothing?

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Is Bamboo Good for Clothing?

People often ask is bamboo good for clothing? Bamboo clothing has some unique properties due to the way the fibre is made. Bamboo has recently seen an uprise in uses in towels, bamboo clothing, sheets and blankets. This is due to the wearability and use of bamboo as a material in fabrics. It has a wonderful soft drape and feel as well as being temperature regulating as well as doesn't hold smell.     Is Bamboo Good For Clothing? Bamboo thread is milled with a smooth outside and a hollow inside (like a long tube) this provided insulating properties which...

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