Fast fashion is bad news for our planet, our wallet & our wellbeing. The overproduction of clothing, 52 seasons a year, and throwaway culture are not sustainable. Our shopping habits need to change for the planet and the wellbeing of workers within the industry. In this series of posts, we offer our tips for your own Fast Fashion Break Up.
The first step to changing your shopping habits is to stop buying more clothing! In particular, unsustainable fashion. It’s as simple as that…
If you find this difficult, perhaps set yourself a target: 1 month without any new clothes or if you feel brave, 1 year?
We found our decision to stop buying clothes was a simple decision after watching a few key documentaries. We’d highly recommend watching “The True Cost” as a way of seeing what is wrong with the fashion industry and what we can do to change it.