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Sustainable In Time: Bamboo timepieces by The Fourth Gentleman

Today’s post is sponsored by The Fourth Gentleman as a paid marketing collaboration through the Ethical Writers’ Coalition. The Fourth Gentleman sell sustainable sunglasses and watches using bamboo and cork leather. Sponsored partnerships with brands like this help me to meet the cost of running this blog, and enable me to continue bringing you great content for free. I only partner with brands that align with the ethos of this blog and

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Beautiful ethical and sustainable bed linen by ettitude

If you are looking for ethical and sustainable bed linens, you need look no further. I’ve found the perfect bedding, which is soft and luxurious and oh so sustainable. Just take a look at their gorgeous product. I am sure you will soon love them too. (Just a heads up- ettitude is an affiliate partner of this blog, and I will receive a small commission if you decide to make a purchase.

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Ethical and sustainable wooden sunglasses by Coral Tree

If you are looking to buy ethical and sustainable sunglasses, the handcrafted wooden beauties by Coral Tree* are a stylish option. When I lost my old pair of sunglasses I knew I had to replace them with a sustainable pair. I was delighted when I uncovered Coral Tree* in my research. The make sunglasses for guys and gals, and many of their styles are unisex, making it easy to find what you need.

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Sustainable Fashion on a Small Budget

[pinterest] When you are accustomed to seeing the low prices in fast fashion stores the price tag on sustainable fashion garments can seem prohibitive. But, as participants in the 20 Day Sustainable Fashion Challenge learn, sustainable shopping means buying far fewer items. For most people, in the long run this means that you will have room in your budget to spend more on each invidiual item without spending more overall. But what

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Textile Review: Bamboo

Bamboo has recently been hailed a boon to sustainable fashion. But is this textile as sustainable as it is claimed? Or is the use of bamboo in fashion a form of ‘greenwash’ designed to give consumers a false belief that their clothing is good to the environment? Fabric made from bamboo- bamboo cotton as it is often called- is actually a form of viscose, a manufactured fiber which is derived

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