Chic Chats #34 – The Deck
Sustainability and mindful purchasing is an intrinsic part of The Deck philosophy [...]
Clothes swapping apps are on the rise. Would you give them a try? Just as we’ve wrapped our heads around the latest consumer trend – fashion rentals, where you can rent everything from your wedding [...]
In praise of this year’s Olympic fashion
There is no doubt that the Tokyo Olympics 2020 games, broadcast on our television screens in 2021, have been cheering in a year full of disappointment and heartbreak. Watching our favourite athletes triumph, and seeing [...]
What are fashion NFTs – and why is everyone talking about them?
If you've read a fashion-based news article in the last two months, we'd wager it's mentioned the latest fashion (and arts) craze: NFTs. [...]
The elephant family afternoon tea at The Petersham
Petersham Nurseries in Covent Garden is inviting guests for a new afternoon tea as part of the Nurseries’ partnership with the Elephant Family charity. Proceeds are being donated to the charity’s Co-Existence campaign, which aims [...]
Virtual personal shopping sites: improving our wardrobes and our sustainability credentials?
Are virtual personal shopping sites improving our wardrobes AND our sustainability credentials? One year of pandemic living has dramatically changed how consumers engage with fashion – and we’re not just talking about adopting a 24/7 [...]
Is pre-order fashion the way we’ll all soon be shopping?
In a world where everyone is worried about waste, one of the issues plaguing traditional fashion brands and fast-fashion retailers alike is how to stop over-production. Enter the pre-order model, increasingly being adopted by smaller [...]
Wardrobe classics get a sustainable revamp
After a year of pandemic living, a lot has changed, especially when it comes to how we shop. With retailers shuttered, we’ve discovered new, eco-friendly ways to consume fashion through video games and fashion rental [...]