Staff's Posts

  • Special Report: Maternity Clothing Rental

    By Staff | Women

    Written on January 12, 2012 by savvysassymoms in Style Pregnancy is one of the best and worst times of a woman’s life. Being pregnant is both fun and exciting but it can be uncomfortable and get expensive! I love fashion so for me when I got p...


  • Special Report: BLESSUS modular clothing

    By Staff | Women

    Modular outfits created and customized with concealed zippers BLESSUS offers a modular clothing line that uses zippers to create garments that can be modified by the wearer to suit their tastes. Poland - 11th January 2012 in Fashion & Beauty...


  • Special Report: Vintage Looms | One-of-a-Kind Shawls

    By Staff | Women

    Tamaki Niime’s Banshu-ori Shawls Japan -Would I like to wrap niime’s shawl around my neck? Why yes, yes I would. Tamaki Niime is a Hyogo-based artisan who hand-weaves the most delicate shawls in the banshu-ori tradition. Characterized by a t...


  • Happy New Year!!

    By Staff | Women

    Dearest Readers and fellow Eco-fashionistas: happy wishes for 2012! The Year of the Dragon will, allegedly, bring loads of changes and, for many of us, a chance to reap benefits from all the hard work we put in last year (woo-hoo!) The Dragon is...


  • Special Report: Farming for Life (Utne Reader)

    By Staff | News

    India is pushing organic cultivation initiatives to stanch the spate of farmer suicides by Staff, Utne Reader, January-February 2012 The agricultural heartland of India has turned into a suicide belt over the past two decades: Every 90 minutes,...


  • Gift idea - Zoya Color Box Gift Set

    By Staff | Beauty

    The Zoya Color Box Gift Set is a crushed velvet collectors box with three pre-selected Zoya Nail Polish Shades (o.5oz full size). Each box comes individually packaged in a black glossy gift box which is then individually wrapped in "Zoya" tissue pap...


  • Report: Bunka – Inside Tokyo’s Fashion Factory

    By Staff | News

    Bunka Fashion College: the Tokyo based fashion school has trained scores of highly acclaimed Japanese and international designers over the years, many of whom now dominate the catwalks of London, New York and Paris. No other college in Asia can claim...


  • Japan Fashion Week - Yuma Koshino

    By Staff | Women

    The Koshino family are like royalty in Japanese fashion. Yuma Kohino is one of three (fashion designing) daughters of Hiroko Koshino. Hiroko Koshino was one of the first Japanese designers to show in Paris in the early 80's. Also the eldest of th...


  • Report: magnifeco scarf styling

    By Staff | Women

    Much has been said and made of the value of scarves in embellishing, enhancing and re-booting a tired wardrobe (the high street youtube video, the designer's down-loadable pdf, etc.) but this is by far our favourite....thank you to Shadders, The Best...


  • Report: How ethical is ethical?

    By Staff | News

    Talking about business ethics – in any industry – is always only a short journey away from the insight that words such as sustainable, ethical, green, eco, fair wages, responsible are thrown about as if they were mere sales attributes, without an...