Stylish solutions for eco living and how to create the ultimate designer green home

Viscose: The Ugly Side to Your Pretty Clothes

If your wardrobe is home to floaty dresses or soft loungewear, then you’ve likely got garments made from viscose. While touted as an ‘eco’ fabric by many, it can come at both a heavy environmental and ethical cost

by Anthea Ayache

Love Island Makes TV Fans Fall For Slow Fashion

The hit TV show has changed fashion buying habits with sales of second-hand clothes soaring to one per second thanks to this year’s slow fashion style icons

by Karen Pasquali Jones

Silk: The Not So Shiny Truth About The Prized Fabric

Up to 3,000 silkworms are boiled alive in their cocoons to make one silk pillowcase: the slippery story of how the luxurious textiles is produced

by Sarah Freeman

Can a Sustainable Wardrobe be Affordable?

It’s a common perception that sustainable fashion is unaffordable. But as the industry comes under increasing scrutiny for its environmental impact we ask: ‘Can switching from fast to slow fashion be affordable?’

by Irene Feeney

Etihad Airways Partners with Sustainable Fashion Project Junk Kouture

The UAE’s national airline is donating old aircraft parts and free flights to Junk Kouture, the sustainable youth fashion challenge

by Harriet Shephard

Tread Lightly but Stylishly in these UAE Thrift Stores

Create fabulous new looks and reduce the environmental impact of your wardrobe with these UAE thrifty treasure troves

by Harriet Shephard

Shop Green: 8 Eco-Friendly Fashion Brands Available in the UAE

As consumers rethink their shopping habits, there is an increasing demand for more sustainable fashion. Here we choose our top picks.

by Irene Feeney

Taking Great Strides in Sustainability With Sneakers Recycled From the SKIP

Making vegan footwear from old shoes destined for landfill doesn’t mean sacrificing style, insists the designer for sustainable ecodeluxe brand Humans Are Vain

by Josh Sims

Trash Couture! Designer Jewellery Made From Scrap Car Tyres and Bike Inner Tubes

Laura Zabo is making more than a fashion statement with the necklaces and earrings she creates from old car and bike parts saved from landfill

by Karen Pasquali Jones