I could buy new jeans, but I prefer my DIY haute couture ripped stained ones!

I bought a pair of jeans at a car boot sale last summer for £1. It had a few paint stains on it but I didn’t let it bother me. They were small and near the top of the jeans, so are easily covered up by a top or a jacket. I’ve worn them almost
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What is the problem with fast fashion and a challenge for you all!

My next challenge on My Year of Eco Challenges will be all about slowing down fashion.  I am writing about it early, because I want to invite you all to join in with this one! Why do I want to slow down fashion? These days very cheap fashion items are readily available.  Why mend, repair
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‘Buy less, choose well, make it last’

Just before Vivienne Westwood showed her latest fashion collection recently she said she has a new motto: ‘Buy less, choose well, make it last.’  In fact she went further to say ‘I don’t really care about fashion’ and ‘don’t buy this collection’! I have to say I agree with her totally.  I didn’t see the recent Panorama
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