MADE is a Fairtrade ethical fashion accessories brand creating beautiful handmade jewellery and leather goods in Kenyan workshops, teaching new skills and providing sustainable opportunities for all their employees. MADE has collaborated with talented designers, super brands and leading retailers from all over the world, including Louis Vuitton, John Lewis, Tommy Hilfiger, Whistles and Top […]
In recent years more and more people are giving and receiving cashmere jumpers for Christmas. This is partly because you can now buy cashmere jumpers for only £30-£40 in your local supermarket. Cashmere has long been a luxury and expensive material, so how come it’s now possible to buy it so cheaply? You don’t need […]
As you may be aware TGF has been selected to work with E.ON on a series of posts which give me 1 on 1 sessions with four different experts. They’ve recently launched a new campaign to help their customers use only the energy they need with fantastic comparison tools in their Saving Energy Toolkit allowing customers to […]
Whether you’re a smoker or not, you might never have considered how much waste is produced by smokers. The Centre for Disease Control in America estimates that 43.8 million adults smoke (almost 20% of all adults) and, by the end of 2013 in the UK, the figure is likely to fall below 20% for the […]
Luva Huva (pronounced Lover Huva) produces beautiful, handmade clothing hand made in the UK using ethically sourced and sustainable fabrics wherever possible, including 100% organic cotton, bamboo, and soy fabrics, along with end of line remnants, and vintage lace.
What is it? Everybody deserves to pamper themselves but when you are pregnant you have to look after your skin as it expands with your little baby onboard. Miracle Bump Stretch Mark Prevention Creme and Miracle Body Oil are two glorious products which allow you to look after your skin. Who is reviewing it? Jo […]
What would you say if I were to tell you that most of the cosmetics we put on our skins have the same ingredients in them as you’d find in industrial de-greasers and antifreeze, that these ingredients are carcinogenic, that they are absorbed by the skin and are also in most of the baby products […]
BAM, bamboo clothing, launched in June 2006, is a UK brand founded by David Gordon who follows through with his quest for social and environmental responsibility by financing the planting of a tree in the name of the purchaser for every order placed.
Chandi Chowk has some lovely, ethnic prints that they have used to created useful shoulder bags that look pretty too. Thisi s one of a range of six prints for their Printed Shoulder Bag design. You can choose from pink mango, blue mango, purple bundi, red bootie, kashmir or even jodhpur spot. Each bag measures […]
Milomade have some wonderfully inventive upcycled stationery which gives waste items a second chance of a useful life. I really like their lovely range of button notecards which would be perfect for birthdays, thank yous and other occasions that you need a greeting card for. This Snail Button Notecard is one of my favourites. I […]