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The value of handicrafts - Artisans keep the traditions alive
We have become habitual consumers in this globalized around-the-clock marketplace. Encouraged by persistent advertising, we are always searching for the next thrill to make us feel fulfilled. And as fast as possible. Yet, we rarely reflect on the impact of our purchases on a bigger scale.
Vegan fashion vs. sustainable fashion
Many people think that by buying vegan fashion they are contributing to sustainability. While most vegan brands are sustainable in their overall production process, sustainable fashion as a whole must be defined separately. Vegan fashion is not always sustainable and vice versa.
The truth about Black Friday and Cyber Monday
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are promoting overconsumption due to the extremely unscrupulous offers - and consumers feel the urge to buy things ‘just because’ of the discount, even if they don’t need the product, making these events extremely unsustainable.
Macramé may be best known for its bohemian run in the '60s and '70s but after crashing down after that era it is finally having a comeback as trends shift toward more boho and eclectic decor and fashion again. This has inspired innovative artisans, crafters, and designers to continue to recreate this knotted and woven art to make its heavily textured patterns look better than ever in today's home and in bohemian street styles.