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Stemming the tide: the Wave of Waste dress A designer with a passion for conservation has created a dress that cuts a dash through ocean waste... Environment
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Secondhand fashion industry is booming and could overtake fast fashion – research Shoppers are increasingly turning towards secondhand clothing, new studies suggest. The market for pre-loved items could even become bigger ... Environment Lifestyle Society Sustainable Development
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You’ve made your bed, now wear it We meet the designer who gives a new lease of life to tired duvets, transforming them into bespoke clothing ... Environment
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Designs for life: the Guatemalan women fighting for rights to their textiles Beautiful handwoven Mayan textile designs are often copied by foreign designers and mass produced. It amounts to intellectual property theft... Society World
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Four brands that suggest British made fashion is back in business From a company making clothes from nylon ocean and landfill waste, to one whose makers come from women’s groups and charities, four brands t... Lifestyle UK
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The UK workers' co-op filling in fast fashion's gaps A manufacturers’ co-operative wants to revive British clothes making via a network of factories in the north of England and Scotland ... Society UK
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