The Guide to Sustainable Consumerism

We hear a lot about sustainability in today’s world, and we use this word a lot in the Carousell office. Mass consumerism is seen as responsible for a lot of the world’s ills, and we are encouraged to drink fair-trade coffee, buy vegetables from local farmers, and be diligent...

Where do clothes go to die?

On more than one occasion, I find myself staring into my wardrobe and marvelling at one of life’s biggest mysteries: “Despite the mountainous amount of fabric I own, why do I have NOTHING to wear?” The first-world solution to this classic first-world problem is simple: buy more clothes. According to a CNA report,...

Earth Day 2020 during COVID-19: Improving environmental impact while staying home

Have you seen the clean canals in Venice? The clear skies in India and China’s industrialised cities? Yes, the rubbish, pollution and smog are gone. And that is just one of a few upsides we get from COVID-19 - the return of beauty to Earth. So this Earth Day,...

How To Use Old Clothes To Make New Outfits

In today's ever-evolving world of fashion, keeping up with the latest trends can be tough on your bank account. For many fashionistas though, the sad reality is that the only affordable style must-haves also happen to be last season’s. Your best bet for keeping up with current style trends without breaking...

The Green Carpet: 15 Celebrities Who Rock Sustainable Fashion

The Green Carpet movement has celebrities and designers wearing eco-friendly fashion and showing their support for the use of more sustainable materials, and we totally love it!