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    Weekend Thoughts : is there a solution?

    So I read a lot about all these great brands and designers making and selling ethical and sustainable products and that is great, but on the wider scale of things what is the solution to fast fashion and the high street? Obviously it’s a very complicated subject, and I really don’t know much about economics and I don’t want to pretend I do, but is there a solution out there to make things better or is it just a case of little by little? I find it difficult to articulate myself sometimes so I am just going write down my thoughts in bullet points, and hope that does the job.…

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    Weekend thoughts : Inclusivity in the Sustainable / ethical fashion world.

    Since starting this project just over a month ago my eyes have been opened to an overwhelming amount of brands, bloggers, designers, journalists, websites, the lot! All related to sustainability and ethics within the clothing industry. A couple of questions have come out of it though which I would like to look in to more, one of them being inclusivity. Due to the nature of the slow fashion movement, materials and labour naturally costs more. So of course the end product costs more than.┬áLots of us can champion the idea of saving up and buying as an investment, rejecting false economy purchases and supporting local businesses, but what happens if…