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Cheap clothes are cheap clothes, but fast fashion is the real environmental problem
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Cheap clothes are cheap clothes, but fast fashion is the real environmental problem

Sep 9th 2020, 7:56 AM 34,062 Views 41 Comments

Carolyn Moore says the government’s Waste Action Plan rightly tackles fast fashion – which encourages mass consumerism, exploitation and waste – but says that doesn’t mean cheap clothes are in the firing line.

Saoirse McHugh: Fast fashion is hard to escape, but it is damaging our environment
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Saoirse McHugh: Fast fashion is hard to escape, but it is damaging our environment

Oct 13th 2019, 8:30 PM 27,656 Views 38 Comments

There is no room, environmentally or socially, for fast fashion anymore, writes Saoirse McHugh of the Green Party.

What is ‘fast fashion’ and how is it getting one up on Kim Kardashian?
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What is ‘fast fashion’ and how is it getting one up on Kim Kardashian?

Feb 14th 2019, 4:40 PM 7,059 Views 0 Comments

And why we should be thinking twice about some of our purchases.

Love Fashion but hate the environmental cost? Swapsies is the Irish Solution
# Sustainable Fashion
# Sustainable Fashion

Love Fashion but hate the environmental cost? Swapsies is the Irish Solution

Nov 17th 2018, 8:00 PM 5,886 Views 0 Comments

Fast fashion is becoming slower thanks to Irish gal Clodagh Kelly.

How to dress like a French woman this autumn
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How to dress like a French woman this autumn

Oct 22nd 2018, 8:00 AM 36,110 Views 3 Comments

Looking this effortless takes a lot of effort, but we’ve cracked the French fashion formula

The scéal behind Siopaella: Dublin's hidden gem for sustainable fashion
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# Sustainable Fashion

The scéal behind Siopaella: Dublin's hidden gem for sustainable fashion

Sep 16th 2018, 9:30 PM 6,897 Views 0 Comments

If our gal crush Aisling Bea is into sustainable fashion then we are too.

'I needed to end my fast-fashion fix and get a grip. Here's how I did it'
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'I needed to end my fast-fashion fix and get a grip. Here's how I did it'

Aug 15th 2018, 7:00 AM 39,883 Views 5 Comments

Actress Aoibhéann McCann writes about her passion to avoid ‘fast fashion’ at all costs – and how it’s affecting our environment catastrophically as one of the biggest global polluters.

Poll: Do you make an effort to not buy fast fashion?
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Poll: Do you make an effort to not buy fast fashion?

Feb 27th 2018, 9:35 AM 19,593 Views 54 Comments

Cheap, disposable clothing has a big environmental impact.

Be a better shopper: Fast fashion kills people, animals and our environment
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Be a better shopper: Fast fashion kills people, animals and our environment

Jan 4th 2017, 7:15 AM 2,014 Views 15 Comments

Our addiction to ‘fast fashion’ is having a detrimental impact on the environment, animal welfare and human rights, writes Siobhan O’Brien-Selway.

Thought Ireland loved Penneys? The fashion-conscious French are lapping it up
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Thought Ireland loved Penneys? The fashion-conscious French are lapping it up

Sep 7th 2015, 10:46 AM 20,102 Views 7 Comments

The country has been a fertile feeding ground for the budget clothing chain.

Primark says that hidden message stitched onto a dress label was a hoax
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Primark says that hidden message stitched onto a dress label was a hoax

Jun 27th 2014, 3:24 PM 24,311 Views 54 Comments

A woman found a note on her dress saying ‘Forced to work exhausting hours’.

Shopper discovers 'hidden message' stitched on to Primark dress
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Shopper discovers 'hidden message' stitched on to Primark dress

Jun 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 134,910 Views 95 Comments

The hand-stitched label has raised more questions about Primark’s ethics.

Fast fashion, fair wage: What Vietnam can teach Bangladesh
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Fast fashion, fair wage: What Vietnam can teach Bangladesh

May 5th 2013, 9:15 AM 12,207 Views 13 Comments

Vietnam – working on improving technology, conditions and pay – is proving more attractive to brands who want to protect their consumer reputation.