Plastic Fantastic: Plastic-Free July

If you follow the green community on social media, you'll have seen the latest drive for a plastic-free July. The zero-wasters are promoting their cause by showing how it can be done for just one month (and then hopefully it will encourage participants to carry on throughout the year).

What Does it all Mean?

In the green world words get thrown around to describe the different attributes of products but what do they mean? It's easy to get bogged down by the lingo and walk into a shop not really knowing what to expect. So I've put together a little glossary of terms which will probably get extended and added to over time to include new terminology I learn as I'm going along!

Fashion Focus: H&M

Let's just take a moment to have a really close look at H&M and their CONSCIOUS range. Is H&M a conscious, ethical supplier or is it just another 'trend' to get more of their target market shopping in H&M!?

How We’ve Gone Green So Far…

My boyfriend (let's call him G) and I have been unconsciously making our way to a more sustainable lifestyle for some years now. But there came a time when we decided to make conscious decisions to live a greener, cleaner and environmentally friendlier life.

My First Post

My name is Rose and this is my blog on leading a sustainable and ethical lifestyle in the United Kingdom. I follow hundreds of ethical fashion and beauty Instagram, Pinterest and Tumblr accounts but only a handful of these are from the UK.