#FantasticFibres: Soy, the Comeback Kid

#FantasticFibres: Soy, the Comeback Kid

Ah yes, soy, somehow both the wunderkind of plant-based cuisine and the bane of environmental activists worldwide. Its rich protein content and incredible versatility make it a bit of a contradiction – it’s a staple of eco-conscious diets, but its massive demand...
#FantasticFibres: Mushrooms, Anyone?

#FantasticFibres: Mushrooms, Anyone?

Mushrooms: controversial topic. They’re just one of those foods – people either love them or hate them. This week on #FantasticFibres we are looking into how mushrooms are also causing a stir in the ecofashion world with some pretty bold claims. Mushroom...
5 Ways You are Accidentally Green

5 Ways You are Accidentally Green

You probably do one thing everyday or every so often that is sustainable without even realizing it. Green Story has compiled a list of five common lifestyles choices. If there is something on the list that you are already doing, congrats! If there isn’t, maybe you can...
Debunking Fast Fashion: Cheap Clothing at an Expensive Cost

Debunking Fast Fashion: Cheap Clothing at an Expensive Cost

With popular fast fashion brands such as Forever 21, H&M, and Zara dominating the market, it’s hard not to shop from these brands both in the mall and online. The convenience, the trendiness, and most importantly, the low cost makes it seem like it’s too good to...

The Red Herring of the Smiling Woman in Traditional Clothes

This is a summary of an article that was published on the Eco-Hub blog and reproduced with permission. You can view the full article here. Smiling women in traditional clothes, it’s kind of becoming a thing for ethical brands and how they market their goods, but there...

6 effects of green fashion becoming more mainstream

Customers are getting smarter and more aware of the environment. Searches for green fashion surged by 47% last year as per Lyst’s 2018 Year in Fashion (I highly recommend you read it). So what does all that mean for the green fashion space? 1. Imitation is not...