Lifestyle Sustainability

Do Buy Now, Pay Later Schemes Encourage Impulse Buying?

Do buy now, pay later schemes encourage impulse buying? Now you may wonder why I am featuring buy now, pay later (BNPL) schemes but I believe that impulse buying is linked to sustainability. After all, Life’s a Catwalk is all about making considered purchases. Buy Now, Pay Later I have to start by saying that …

Fashion Sustainability

The Sustainable Fashion Apps You Need

Shopping sustainably is only a few swipes away with these sustainable fashion apps. Whether you are keen to try renting, borrowing, shopping your existing wardrobe or buying pre-owned, there is the perfect app for you. Sustainable Fashion Apps Good on You Price | Free to download Perfect for you if | you’re looking to buy …

Fashion Sustainability

Sustainable Lingerie: The World’s First Fully Biodegradable Underwired Bra

In my quest to shop more sustainably I have been turning my attention to underwear. Trying to find sustainable lingerie is actually harder than I thought. However, I would like to share a brand with you called Daylight Lingerie, who have developed the world’s first fully biodegradable underwired bra. Daylight Lingerie Luxury brand, Daylight has …

Fashion

Buyer’s Remorse: The Guilt That Comes From Shopping

I have been thinking about buyer’s remorse recently and whether I ever feel it. To be honest I don’t think I’ve ever felt it when buying an expensive item. But, I’m sure in the past I’ve regretted buying some items of clothing. Now I tend to feel it when I buy something that has come …

Fashion Sustainability

Ten Tips To Extend The Life Of Your Clothing

I previously wrote a post giving six tips for sustainable clothes shopping, but what about the clothes you already own? The most sustainable thing you can do is re-wear what you have. So rather than replace your existing wardrobe with clothing from sustainable brands, try to extend the life of your clothing. I’ve put together …

Fashion Sustainability

HURR Collective: “The Platform For Fashion Rental”

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I have just experienced a lockdown birthday. I think everyone has now. When we went into lockdown 1.0 it was a few weeks after my birthday so I guess I was quite lucky. I’ve just turned 35 which I still find unbelievable, I still feel like I’m 18. I wanted to do something to mark …

Sustainability

Ten Sustainable Clothing Myths

There are a lot of myths surrounding sustainable fashion which sometimes stop shoppers taking positive steps towards sustainable purchases. Here are ten commonly heard sustainable clothing myths and the truth about them. Sustainable clothing myths You need to spend more to be sustainable Of course some sustainable clothing brands are quite expensive. After all, the …