A Guide To Sustainable Living in Hong Kong

Originally written & published for Luxiders Magazine, Berlin. Read here. The idea of leading a sustainable life in Hong Kong may seem close to impossible and almost like a joke – considering it is the gateway to China, a country that many recognise as an industrial hub with poor environmental standards and high levels of waste. It is partly true, though you would be surprised to … Continue reading A Guide To Sustainable Living in Hong Kong

Round-Up: 8 Sustainable Fashion Textiles

Originally written for & published on Luxiders Magazine, Berlin – read here. Insects, fruits, wine, cow dung, coffee and DNA – sounds like a pretty odd list of things, doesn’t it? You’d be surprised to find that all of the natural resources mentioned here have something in common! They are all potential solutions for a more sustainable & circular fashion industry, and a better tomorrow.  … Continue reading Round-Up: 8 Sustainable Fashion Textiles

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Eco-Tourism: Being a Conscious Traveler

Originally written for & published on Luxiders Magazine, Berlin. Read here As summer comes to an end, it’s time to look back at this highly anticipated time of the year which marks the start of the holiday season and gives full-time workers the opportunity to take some time off their stressful jobs. Holidays are planned well in advance and shopping sprees are majorly enjoyed – … Continue reading Eco-Tourism: Being a Conscious Traveler

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Sustainable Shopping: Keeping It Circular

Originally written for & published on Luxiders Magazine, Berlin – read here The traditional fashion industry follows a very linear value chain, where leftover fabric scraps at the manufacturing stage and clothes that we purchase at a retail stage are discarded, and that is why the term ‘circular economy’ has become widespread across the sector. So what is it and why is it the new … Continue reading Sustainable Shopping: Keeping It Circular

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The Problem With Progression

— Overproduction & overconsumption. We are all consumers. We are constantly consuming. With the rapid spike in digitisation and high smartphone penetration levels across countries around the world, we consume exponential amounts of information on a daily basis. With globalisation at its peak and vast product offerings, we’re faced with the dilemma of choice. We have too many choices and hence consume too much of everything, … Continue reading The Problem With Progression

Delving Deep: Fashion Sustainability

— The Present Future Although i’ve always felt like I have had this strong, innate desire to ‘make a change’ or somehow make the world a better place by contributing in a meaningful way, I was never able to figure out how or what exactly it was that I wanted to do. As I continued to move further down into my fashion marketing degree and … Continue reading Delving Deep: Fashion Sustainability