Fashion take-back programmes seemingly offer a guilt-free alternative to dumping clothes in landfill. But behind the shiny facade of recycling and reusing our unwanted items, the brutal reality of what actually happens to our clothes is being revealed. In this article, Aequem explains just how damaging clothing take-back programmes can be and what we can do to change this.
We've put together this incredible, easy to shop list of only the best Scandinavian ethical clothing brands, which use some of the best sustainable materials we could find. Explore our incredible list now!
This week on the Aequem blog we interview Niamh Tuft, the Global Network Manager of Fashion Revolution. We chat about her amazing career and new projects and she answers our questions about the negative impacts the fashion industry currently has, the importance of brand transparency and how we can all make a change. #whomademyclothes ?
At Aequem, we love to make things easier for you, which is why we've put together an eco-friendly list of 10 Sustainable and Ethical Spring Looks To Own Now; made from some of the best sustainable materials we could find, from only the best ethical clothing brands! Shop now.
Join us whilst we chat with Darija Ilevičiūtė-Zavackienė, and find out more about her style and where her inspiration comes to create her fun designs + everything you need to know about her brand ŪKAI - sustainable socks that remove plastic out of the ocean!
Discover and shop the most innovative and ethical vegan leather alternatives on the market today. With sustainable alternatives to leather exploding in popularity and accessibility, vegan leather has never been more eco-friendly!
If you're in search of the best sustainable and ethical fashion brands, this is the list for you. Discover and shop 60+ sustainable and ethical fashion brands - helping you navigate your way through the much adored ethical fashion industry.
With the hunt to create alternatives to leather which have a reduced environmental impact well underway, Aequem team keeps up-to-date on the latest material innovations and explores seven sustainable alternatives to the ultra-traditional material, leather.
As sustainability has become increasingly popular in fashion, many companies have portrayed themselves as more sustainable than they really are. Aequem wants to help you develop a critical eye for greenwashing, to stay safe from this deceptive marketing strategy.
Mending is caring. Today longevity is everything, so why do not give a second chance to your clothes as well? We have researched the best clothes repair shop in the major cities. Take a look and find your best “fixing clothes near me.”
On the blog, this week we have a guest article from our friends at Wild Food Cafe, whose founders celebrate incredible food and wellbeing from around the globe. Fresh and wild London is showing us the beauty of plant-based cuisine, one dish at a time. Discover natural foods cafe with us!
This week on the blog we are joined by Italian based content creator, Vanessa Venturi. She chats with Aequem about her views on the future of sustainable fashion, brands she's been loving and how she finds inspiration for her platform.
If you find yourself asking what products are bad for the environment, it can be hard to find exactly what to change. Aequem outlines the everyday items with surprisingly significant environmental impacts that you might want to cut out.