ALAS THE LABEL

ALAS THE LABEL

ALAS the Label have grabbed the attention of the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow and Tavi Gevinson, for their beautifully designed, ethically produced sleepwear. We had a chat with them to learn more... 

KOWTOW: PACE FORWARD COLLECTION

KOWTOW: PACE FORWARD COLLECTION

Kowtow's Pace Forward collection introduces ethical organic denim in four styles: a pair of jeans, a dress, a jacket and overalls plus a lush sherbet inspired colour palette of rose, mint and pastel check contrast with rich olive, marigold and evergreen. Love.

The Fabric Of Fashion Part 1

The Fabric Of Fashion   Part 1

In Part 1 of ESHs Fabric of Fashion, we take a look at some of the stories behind those familiar and not-so-familiar words on your t-shirt tags. What do caterpillars have to do with silk? How are wood chips turned into modal? And what role has the cotton industry played in the disappearance of the Aral Sea? That fabric on your back has a whole history it hasn't told you yet.

SOKO: MADE IN KENYA

SOKO: MADE IN KENYA

Introducing SOKO - a Kenyan based manufacturing unit producing beautiful garments for ASOS.com. Founder Joanna Maiden talks to ESH about how a staunch belief in fashion's power to make a positive contribution led her to create a business that balances people, planet and profit.

East Africa Doesn’t Want Your Used Clothes

East Africa Doesn’t Want Your Used Clothes

Your fast fashion throw-aways are creating a challenge for talented young East Africans. Here's why their governments want to ban imports on secondhand clothes.