H E A L T H  W A R N I N G
Sustainable September Rant to Follow.
(Part Two)
At dinner last night a friend mentioned Sustainable  September - first error.

She had read somewhere that some young thing had taken on board the fact that we should buy better & less & so far this year she had only bought seventeen items of new clothing. 
17.  17.  17. £&@/. sake 
I own a clothes shop & I have never bought seventeen new items of clothing in a season in my entire life. 
Rant over. 
Now on to the serious stuff. In the same way that a dog is not just for Christmas surely sustainable living should not  just for be for September. 
So I have a suggestion. Be original. Don’t spend your free time schlepping around smelly second hand shops for four weeks in the Autumn just so you can smugly say you are doing the female equivalent of Movember- another pet hate. Instead call a girlfriend, arrange to meet for lunch & spend the afternoon in an indie or ten having fun. Spend  your pennies on one item, something that you will love & cherish until it falls apart. Read my blog for why I think that this could be considered sustainable fashion.

https://www.artichokecollection.co.uk/sustainable-fashion/

So this is #whatIworeyesterday - well on Tuesday to be precise. The jacket was purchased for The Norfolk Show three years ago. I wore it for two days under a kagool as it rained the entire time so it will have a return visit weather permitting- meanwhile I live in it every Autumn when the weather is cooling but we still want to hang onto some summer. Cost per wear - probably a quid.

The blouse is from the same year - from Freequent- cost per wear - I owe it money.

Shoes & Jeans this season. Yep the same jeans you have seen on every video & most photos that I have done recently.

Now I have got that off my chest I am going to jump on a plane 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂
H E A L T H W A R N I N G Sustainable September Rant to Follow. (Part Two) At dinner last night a friend mentioned Sustainable September - first error. She had read somewhere that some young thing had taken on board the fact that we should buy better & less & so far this year she had only bought seventeen items of new clothing. 17. 17. 17. £&@/. sake I own a clothes shop & I have never bought seventeen new items of clothing in a season in my entire life. Rant over. Now on to the serious stuff. In the same way that a dog is not just for Christmas surely sustainable living should not just for be for September. So I have a suggestion. Be original. Don’t spend your free time schlepping around smelly second hand shops for four weeks in the Autumn just so you can smugly say you are doing the female equivalent of Movember- another pet hate. Instead call a girlfriend, arrange to meet for lunch & spend the afternoon in an indie or ten having fun. Spend your pennies on one item, something that you will love & cherish until it falls apart. Read my blog for why I think that this could be considered sustainable fashion. https://www.artichokecollection.co.uk/sustainable-fashion/ So this is #whatIworeyesterday - well on Tuesday to be precise. The jacket was purchased for The Norfolk Show three years ago. I wore it for two days under a kagool as it rained the entire time so it will have a return visit weather permitting- meanwhile I live in it every Autumn when the weather is cooling but we still want to hang onto some summer. Cost per wear - probably a quid. The blouse is from the same year - from Freequent- cost per wear - I owe it money. Shoes & Jeans this season. Yep the same jeans you have seen on every video & most photos that I have done recently. Now I have got that off my chest I am going to jump on a plane 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

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