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Unique Ideas to help Families Celebrate Easter during the Coronavirus Pandemic

Unique Ideas to help Families Celebrate Easter during the Coronavirus Pandemic

We pray that the coronavirus (COVID-19) will be under control so we can all be together with our family just in time for Easter. However, we must prepare now in case we aren’t able to have Spring celebrations, Easter Egg Hunts, and Worship with children and their families. Here are a few unique ideas and resources to help equip families to celebrate Easter.   “The Jelly Bean Prayer”          Send an email “The Jelly Bean Prayer” with a designated color jelly beans             to each family member for each and everyone to enjoy.   Zoom Party with...

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How many plastic bottles can you save?

How many plastic bottles can you save?

  Plastic pollution is an undeniable problem because this is something we can obviously see and measure. Reducing plastic waste can help lessen trash that goes to landfill, lessen wildlife hazards, especially at sea and reduce the use of limited fossil fuel. Instead of throwing away PET bottles to landfill, we turn them into something useful - like fabrics!Let's see how many plastic bottles are used to make one roll of fabric. In a gist, we need to know the weight of the fabric roll and compare it to the weight of the plastic bottles. We need to consider the...

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Australian Circular Fashion Conference 2019

Australian Circular Fashion Conference 2019

This year, we were very honoured to be invited to the Australian Circular Fashion Conference to interact with the rest of #SustainableFashionIndustry, know what brands are up to and the missing gaps are in the market.  Though my time in ACFC 2019 was relatively short due to some urgent arrangement in Europe, I was lucky enough to get a glimpse on some fantastic speakers such as Elin Larsson who used to work for @Fillippa K.  We both ended up having a very interesting conversation about how Sustainable Fashion is "getting married" with Blockchain, and how brands are dealing with #textileWasteManagement....

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Circularity in Australia

Circularity in Australia

In March 2018, we had the honor to be invited by the organiser of Australian Circular Fashion, Camille Reed to present ourselves as Round Table Expert, representing the Sustainable Textiles Industry.  Back to ACF, there were more than 20 experts from the industry sharing their knowledge and insight about innovation and development in the space, more or so the collectivism needed within the industry and impact that we were not aware of. Over 200 participants of the events from both the fashion (e.g. General Pants, Country Road, Forever New, Kmart, Target etc) and corporate industry (Australian Post) to make their...

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New Innovative Fabrics For Sustainable Fashion

New Innovative Fabrics For Sustainable Fashion

  In Feb 2017, our founder, Edwina, visited the Sustainable Angle Textiles Exhibition in London. And she had some very interesting discoveries! 1) Jelly Fish leather This is a very interesting material. And I guess the concept of this suppose to use the dead jellyfishes and use them to make this leather. But this material was also very controversial on the day as everyone was discussing whether it is truly that sustainable once the demand has gone up, and there are limited "dead" jellyfishes available. And then what is next? Hopefully it is not to kill more animal to match...

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