I know many people who think that dressy clothes are mostly made from wool, silk, leather or other animal sources. I have written this article because I want to dispel this myth and show you how easy it is to be vegan beyond what we eat.Read More
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I know vegans and non-vegans who think that it’s really hard to find vegan clothing. People seem to equate wanting to wear something that wasn’t sourced from an animal, to making do and having limited choices.
I am going to dispel this myth through a series of articles, and this one is the first in the batch!Read More
Renee Willoughby decided to find a way to combine her love of fashion and animals. The result was Threads for Love!
Renee is so keen to ensure that every aspect of her business is free of harm, that she's even employed a vegan screen printer.
Can you help her make Threads for Love known as a business with a conscience, which can encourage everyone to see that all animals deserve love, kindness and a chance to live a happy life?Read More
Interviewing vegan businesses
I've been interviewing vegan businesses for a while now. It started off by creating articles in which I invited the business to share some of the following information:-
- raise awareness about what they sell,
- discuss what made them create the business,
- share what their goals are
- how customers can buy their products
- express if their product is affected by the use of vegan 'ingredients'
However, more recently, I've ventured into the world of video. I have started recording short interviews with vegan businesses, through which they share what's new and show how they've grown since they began their journey.
Read on to find out about my journey to a vegan lifestyle.Read More
As you know, I love telling you about all things vegan. When you read this article, I think you'll see why this company is special! Their motto is centred around being vegan, sustainable, ethical and rising above the superficial messages that are often expressed through fashion. I'll leave you with a these lovely words from True Icon "...we don’t believe you can use animal products and call a product ‘ethical’ or ‘sustainable’."Read More
I'd like you to meet Stephanie Boyd. After going vegan, her shift went from diet to lifestyle. She reflected on what she had in her wardrobe, and as a result of that; The Compassionate Closet was born! It's worth finding out what she does, why she does it and how she does it. It's an inspiring story!Read More
I came across Shahnaz on Twitter and was excited to realise that she designs and makes vegan clothes. I knew you'd want to know about her business, Edelji, so I asked her to tell you all about her journey and here it is!Read More
I love supporting businesses which has compassion running through their veins, so I was chuffed to find out about The V Angle! They don't 'just' sell vegan things, but they also care about the workers, their wage and so on. It's an ethical and compassionate one stop shop for different types of clothes and fashion accessories. Below, Sara Simione will tell you more about the business, the owner, who they serve and more.Read More
It can be a bit daunting when you know you don't want to buy something but you don't know how to find out what it's made of.
Some people don't mind asking the staff in the shop whilst others want to browse and decide without any input from anyone else.
Here's something that will make things easier for you.Read More