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Culthread: our story

Culthread: our story

  I remember opening my cupboard on multiple occasions to look for a jacket with a hood in case it rained, pockets large enough for my phone, wallet and keys... Read More

Making clothes out of recycled plastic: The new sustainable trend

Let’s talk about plastic (yes, again). The same plastic that’s piling up in landfill because it takes upwards of 500 years to degrade (if it degrades at all) and that’s... Read More
Making clothes out of recycled plastic: The new sustainable trend
Pockets and sexism - a history

Pockets and sexism - a history

“Men have pockets to keep things in, women for decoration,” Christian Dior famously stated in 1954. Pockets were for functionality, and women had no need for such a thing. It... Read More

10 easy ways to live more sustainably

‘Our house is on fire’. The words of Greta Thunberg that reached tens of millions of people this year, stating that we so desperately need to change. Just by looking... Read More
10 easy ways to live more sustainably
The environmental impact of fast fashion

The environmental impact of fast fashion

Over the last few decades we’ve seen an international expansion of fast fashion retailers. As disposable incomes increase, so does our desire and ability to purchase more items of clothing.... Read More

Real vs. faux fur - how to tell the difference

Recent scandals have left us devastated to find that what was sold to us as fake fur by high street fashion brands is actually real fur. The sad reality is... Read More
Real vs. faux fur - how to tell the difference
The power of women designing for women - by Susie Lau | Oct 24 2018

The power of women designing for women - by Susie Lau | Oct 24 2018

The importance of the female gaze in fashion - women are carving out their own niche, "designing for practical needs as well as whimsical desires".

The forever cool Fitzrovia, London

Two decades ago in Notting Hill ....