Author: Katie

Floggers or Bloggers?

Blogging Radio Silence. Hey folks! It’s been a while since my last post and it’s been a combination of being pretty gosh-darn busy and a little bit of writers block. As a wordsmith I’m not at a loss as to what to write very often, but after years of blogging about Sustainability and Fashion I was mighty bored of recycling the same ideas over and again so I just haven’t written anything! It sounds slack I know, but there’s a rationale behind my laziness. Getting my blogging compass to point true North. “Blogger… no you mean flogger!’  -Anon audio...

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NYFW Wrap Up

NYFW LOOKS TO LOVE. Note* This post was written weeks ago but I totally forgot to schedule it. Sorry it’s a bit late!  We can’t always visit New York Fashion Week in person but living the experience vicariously through the internet is a great past time. For many of us, the experience of fashion week is a bit of a fantasy. Most of us don’t need the items we see, could never afford to purchase them, or even if we could- would we really even find a use for them in our daily lives. The great thing about this...

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Nature & Health: The Budget Buster

Looking for something to read? Perhaps you have noticed a bit of a trend in the posts on Sustainability in Style recently, there’s been plenty of discussion about how to shop consciously for sustainable fashion and accessories and what’s involved in shopping second-hand. Well, if budgets been a bit of a sticking point for you on your sustainable shopping quest, then you might enjoy looking over my latest Eco Style column in Nature & Health magazine. This article appeared in the August-September 2017 issue of Nature & Health, Australia’s original and best natural health...

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A Scary Fact About Your Favourite Snack: Banana News

This shit really is Bananas Instagram followers of Sustainability in Style might be well aware that I’ve been up to some monkey business. Monkey business hey? I hear you muse. What is this all about? Well, in the last few months I’ve taken on a new plant science project in Banana biosecurity. Yes, you are correct, this post doesn’t have anything to do with fashion but it does have a lot to do with production systems and sustainability, and fashion is just a production system (with less ediable outcomes). A stylish sustainability minded person has to eat. And more...

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Tips for Sustainable Business

Got a business or thinking of starting one? Why not go green with your business set up! It can seem a little bit scary at first but implementing some sustainable business strategies doesn’t have to be difficult and you don’t have to do it all at once. Here are some tips you can take to make your business a little more eco minded. First up. What is sustainable business? What is sustainability? Let’s look at sustainability first. This is a VERY broad overview (I’ve written a week long course in ‘what is sustainability’ that will be launched with Eco...

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