In Vivienne's words 'Buy less, choose well'. Rainforests play a vital role in maintaining a stable global climate and environment; they are vital to the survival of all 7 billion of us. Deforestation is one of the largest contributors to climate change. Forests are on the global agenda;...

If we bought fashion on a buy for replacement basis (like we often do food, toilet paper, and socks) then most of us would probably not need to shop for a few years. I would probably have enough shoes to last me a decade. But of course we aren't all going to do that...quite yet. For now, the...

Ever mindful of my New Year's resolution to "buy less, but buy better," I'm limiting my spring shopping wishlist to six items that will mix well with what I already have and refresh staid basics with a welcome dose of colour. That's not to say I might not be tempted by an inexpensive statement...

The current economic climate means that buying less and investing for the long term has never been more important. For those of us that like to always be on top of new styles, this level of restraint can be daunting but it is possible; by keeping one eye on the future trends, we can invest in...

Mine, "To buy less and shop my closet more", was included. So far – a mere 8 days into the new year – I'm failing miserably; all of these end-of-season sales have been far too tempting for the saleaholic not so deep inside me. On the bright side (literally), I've been doing quite well with...

My philosophy for 2011, when it comes to my shopping will be ‘buy less, buy better'. Coincidently this is perfect as I will no have much time to do any shopping during the next 5-6 months. I will be doing less H&M'ing and Zara'ing and will be more focused on finding interesting, beautiful and...

"This program first asks customers to not buy something if they don't need it." "If they do need it, we ask that they buy what will last a long time -- and to repair what breaks, reuse or resell whatever they don't wear any more. And, finally, recycle whatever's truly worn out." - says Yvon...

Combining her punk, historical, and environmental inspirations with the brands' individual craftsmanship, each collaboration embodies her 'buy less, choose well, make it last' ethos. The five brands are Globe-Trotter luggage, Gloverall coats, Johnstons of Elgin cashmere, Lock & Co hats and...

While minimalism advocates buying less, I think there is something to be said about buying more when you know it is just right. It takes the stress out of shopping and it means your wardrobe is is full of clothes you know you will wear. And it means you don't have to panic buy jeans or...

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