Ethical and sustainable fashion

Blogger Styled by Alice wears Ethical Christmas fashion tartan outfit outside The Dome, Edinburgh

Ethical festive looks on a budget: how to look good and do good affordably this Christmas

Brands such as Reformation,  AMUR, and Isabelle Fox offer some stunning, ethically crafted party looks, though their lofty price tags means most of us (including me!) struggle to justify their price.  Not to fear: it is possible to put together a show-stopping festive look, without compromising your fashion ethics. Here’s the easiest (and cheapest!) ways …

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Ethical fashion blogger Alice wears teal tencel top and cream and camel wrap skirt from sustainable brands

What’s the difference between ethical and sustainable fashion? A beginners’ guide to the terminology

‘Ethical’ and ‘sustainable’ are two major buzzwords in the fashion world right now, but what exactly do these terms mean? What makes organic cotton better than regular cotton, for example, and just because a garment is biodegradable, does this also mean it is ethical? There’s so much jargon slinging and greenwashing by brands, I totally …

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Scottish ethical fashion blogger Styled by Alice wears striped organic cotton dress from People Tree for summer

Organic cotton: everything you need to know about the comfiest ethical fabric for summer

Happy summer, people! It’s finally time to be thinking about our summer wardrobes, whether you’re off on holiday or having a staycation here in the UK. Maybe it’s a sign of my age, but these days I’m not only conscious of where my clothes have come from but what they are made of. On a …

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Pride 2019: five planet-friendly, ethical fashion brands to support this rainbow season

I love Pride season. I’ve been to some incredible Pride parties in my life, and I have the epic Manchester Pride festival scheduled for this year. What’s more, rainbow fashion is totally my jam – what could be better than boogying in head-to-toe brights, covered in glitter? Unfortunately, our universal love of all things rainbow …

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