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Horticultured: Manchester Fashion Movement brings great clothes to the great outdoors

Horticultured: Manchester Fashion Movement brings great clothes to the great outdoors

First Chanel’s Metiers D’Art took place in Manchester last December and now RHS Bridgewater’s Horticultured unfolded in Salford showcasing some fantastic local and sustainable brands
Falling admissions, multiple misconduct failings, and SU suspensions: University round-up

Falling admissions, multiple misconduct failings, and SU suspensions: University round-up

The university stories we’re following this week involved several university staff failures, budget cuts for major universities and a second suspension for an SU President
Garms for good: Fast-growing phenomenon Charity Super.Mkt arrives in Manchester this autumn

Garms for good: Fast-growing phenomenon Charity Super.Mkt arrives in Manchester this autumn

Charity Super.Mkt is the first of its kind in the UK, a multi-charity supermarket which is being hosted in MediaCity until December 13
IOLLA launches brand new eco-collection

IOLLA launches brand new eco-collection

The Scottish born eyewear brand has launched its new eco-collection of frames. See what the brand has to offer, from frame designs to affordable pricing.
Beg, borrow, or rent: how you can look sustainably fabulous this festive season

Beg, borrow, or rent: how you can look sustainably fabulous this festive season

If you want new outfits but don’t feel like buying new clothes. Click here to read how you can stay sustainable this festive season while still looking fabulous
To leather or not to leather?

To leather or not to leather?

Is faux-leather really more sustainable than real leather? Our writer Letycja Oczkowicz ponders on the question
Future Fashion Fair: Manchester’s own  sustainable fashion event

Future Fashion Fair: Manchester’s own sustainable fashion event

Hannah Wellock reviews the Future Fashion Fair, a sustainable fashion event, which took place last weekend at the Yard in Manchester, complete with small business stalls, vintage fashion and a swap shop!
In conversation with Softer People, a sustainable art brand

In conversation with Softer People, a sustainable art brand

From spreading good vibes to creating sustainable fashion: an insight into how Softer People became the brand it is today.
Our favourite shops on Depop

Our favourite shops on Depop

Whether you’er desperate for an item or looking to treat yourself, check out these hot shops on Depop!
Student businesses to follow  #2: Fashion

Student businesses to follow #2: Fashion

The second instalment of the ‘Student Businesses to Follow’ series, which focuses on fashion brands
The future of fast fashion after the coronavirus pandemic

The future of fast fashion after the coronavirus pandemic

Is fast fashion a thing of the past or is it gaining traction in light of the Covid-19 pandemic?
Now that charity shops are open again, will we still be buying from second-hand apps?

Now that charity shops are open again, will we still be buying from second-hand apps?

Rhiannon Ingle discusses the re-opening of charity shops and the possible effects this will have on online second-hand shopping
Sustainability and plus-size fashion: In conversation with Jenny Marie

Sustainability and plus-size fashion: In conversation with Jenny Marie

Beauty Editor Alex Bikard interviews vegan blogger Jenny Marie on her thoughts about sustainability and plus-size fashion
Crocs are making a comeback…

Crocs are making a comeback…

People say that fashion exists on a 20-year cycle. As we begin this new decade of the not-so-roaring 20s, it seems inevitable that the Croc is back in fashion.
Are Depop secondhand resellers really a new kind of evil?

Are Depop secondhand resellers really a new kind of evil?

Are Depop resellers really immoral, or is there more than what meets the eye to these sustainable sellers?
A discussion on sustainable fashion: How can we be more sustainable?

A discussion on sustainable fashion: How can we be more sustainable?

Sharon Lei review the Want Not Waste Shop’s panel discussion -Highlighting the environmental impact of fast fashion and the body scanning technology that might be the answer
Why this Black Friday was the most damaging to date

Why this Black Friday was the most damaging to date

It can be easy to impulsively buy that half-price top or discounted dress, but have you ever stopped to think about the damaging effects that Black Friday has on the fashion industry?
Opinion: It’s okay if you shop fast fashion

Opinion: It’s okay if you shop fast fashion

Whether your student budget makes sustainable shopping difficult or social media has pressured you into needing to feel fashionable, perhaps we shouldn’t be so quick to judge those who rely on fast fashion
Styled, steamed, shimmered: Stories of second-hand September

Styled, steamed, shimmered: Stories of second-hand September

The surprising second-hand September that shaped, swapped, and styled some of our editorial team’s wardrobes this month
Sustainable and affordable fashion brands

Sustainable and affordable fashion brands

With approximately £140 million worth of clothing going to landfill every year, it’s clear that sustainable fashion is necessary and it doesn’t have to be expensive