When Fashion Hurts – 10 Ways Your Wardrobe Can be Kinder

If you haven’t seen The True Cost yet you’re missing out. This documentary paints clearly the challenges and costs of our current unjust fashion system in an easily digestible format. What could take you months of research to understand is presented beautifully in a movie length documentary. We cannot deny that fast fashion has enormous … Continue reading When Fashion Hurts – 10 Ways Your Wardrobe Can be Kinder

Vintage threads

A listing of some of my favourite vintage and second-hand traders. I’ll keep updating it. Auckland Asia Gallery and Vintage Favric Emporium, Maurice St Penrose – You’ll find handmade kimonos of silk, cotton and wool. It is a treasure trove of colour, fine fabric, beautiful objects and furniture and the smell of beautiful fragrant furniture … Continue reading Vintage threads

Discover the art of darning: How mending can make your clothes more beautiful

We have a philosophy that a tear, hole or stain, is the end of a garments life. In the world of fast fashion where clothes are cheap, made out of low quality fabric and outdated when the season changes throwing out clothes with a hole, tear or stain. But If the fabric we’ve invested in … Continue reading Discover the art of darning: How mending can make your clothes more beautiful