Plastic Oceans
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Plastic Oceans

From microfibres in your fleece jacket to the ubiquitous plastic straws, our oceans are choking with plastics. Each year, some eight tonnes of plastic are dumped into our seas. A portion of mussels could contain 7 micrograms of microplastics. And after years of scientists’ warnings, it seems that the dangers plastics pose to the marine … Continue reading

Sporting Fashion: Going for Gold in Sustainable Sportswear
Fashion / Random Thoughts

Sporting Fashion: Going for Gold in Sustainable Sportswear

By a peculiar alignment of the stars, two major events are taking place simultaneously this week: the Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week, running from 6-13 February, and the XXII Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia from 7-23 February. Far from being worlds apart, sport and fashion are increasingly converging. Sport chic rules the runways at … Continue reading

Year-End Rush and My Christmas Wishlist
Fashion / Lifestyle

Year-End Rush and My Christmas Wishlist

Now it’s that time of the year when we are all rushed off our feet getting  those very special presents for our loved ones, finishing off numerous projects before year-end and making last-minute holiday and social calendar plans. As for me, in addition to sending and receiving season’s greeting cards and attending numerous end-of-year parties, … Continue reading