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plus size ethical fashion and sustainable fashion - image depicts two plus size linen garments and a scarf all in natural and green shades

Plus size, sustainable, ethical clothing – why is it so hard to find?

By Alex / January 22, 2021

Clothing that’s a) sustainably made, b) ethically made, and c) plus size is like hen’s teeth. Yet approximately 50% of the population are size 16 or above (or equivalent in men’s sizes), and sustainable fashion has been a growing market for at least a decade. You’d think there’d be more options. Most plus size clothing…

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Yarrow tunic, locally made from sustainable linen fabric

Introducing the Yarrow tunic and top

By Alex / October 26, 2020

One of the first things I made in my new studio was a simple side-slit tunic in black wool, to give me a comfy extra layer on cold days. Straight after that, I made another one in warm-grey linen. A third in red linen, for a friend, came not much later. Soon I was making…

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