Fashion Revolution Week 2017

Its is Fashion Revolution Week! What’s that all about? I will tell you in this post 🙂 „Much of the global fashion industry is opaque, exploitative and environmentally damaging and desperately needs revolutionary change. We love fashion, but we don’t want our clothes to come at the cost of people or our planet“ Quote from fashionrevolution.com The Fashion Revolution was created in 2013 in response to the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh (in case you do not remember: 1133 garment…

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Striped Shirt and Pencil Skirt (with ThokkThokk Fair Fashion)

I am proud to present the first (of many yet to come) fair fashion outfit with ThokkThokk. Ever since I stopped buying clothes at stores such as H&M, Zara, and others which are exploiting their labor force and the environment, to make clothes loaded with chemicals which lasts only for like one or two seasons, I shopped second hand. I decided to shop second hand because 1. it is cheap, 2. I think it is one of the most sustainable…

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About Luxury

Its been quite a while since I posted something for the „about life“ column. This post here has been written and rewritten in my head for a couple of weeks already. Maybe even a couple of months when I think about it. I somehow never managed to write it down because a. new thoguhts came up every once in a while and I felt like it was not „ready“ yet, b. I was thinking about what kind of picture to…

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Fair Squared Cosmetics

Now this is a brand! Let me tell you about Fair Squared… Fair Squared offers cosmetic and hygiene products made of fairly traded and natural ingredients to you! Worldwide their products were one of the first to be labelled with the well-known Fairtrade logo. But not only that – they are also organic, plus they are vegan, plus they are halal. Hello? How cool is that? Fair Squared is an alternative trade organisation. They have fair dealings with producers from…

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About Change

This is another post for my About Life column… … today I want to write about change. I was inspired by various really nice people, by conversations, the slow living conference (I posted about it here) and also by my husband to write this post. I guess its not new to anyone out there that we change over time. We think differently when we grow older, we behave differently, we change our interests and hobbys, we change our style, we…

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