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Sustainability Tips: Five Ways to Shop More Sustainably in 2022
January: The time of year for taking stock and making a fresh start, setting out the new year with the best of intentions. We may try to break old habits, or make new ones - but one of the habits...
Five Steps to a Greener Christmas
It’s the most wonderful time of the year!!   And if, like many, you like the idea of a green Christmas but are not quite sure where to start, we’ve got you covered. We could all work on living a...
Why Sustainability is THE Watch Word this Christmas...
The past two years have changed the world immeasurably: no doubt there have been devastating impacts, but it has also accelerated some trends that were previously only starting to emerge.  Sustainability is one of them. Despite - or perhaps because...
Let's talk about Black Friday...
Let’s talk about Black Friday. As an ethical business, I’ve had to do some soul-searching over whether we should run a Black Friday promotion. Slashing and discounting prices in a big way doesn’t represent the values we stand for. We’d...
COP26: Good Cop, Bad Cop…
Following the conclusion of COP26 - the global summit on climate change which took place in Glasgow - was it all just a load of "blah, blah, blah" in the words of Greta? We take a look at what went...
COP26: Are Fast Fashion Brands doing Enough to Mitigate their Impact on the Planet?
As we approach COP26, next week’s crucial global climate summit, we ask whether fashion brands are currently doing enough to mitigate the worst of their impact on the planet. Fast fashion retailers have long been the dominant force on the...
Why choose certified organic cotton?
This Organic September, we've teamed up with the Soil Association, the body that spearheads organic produce and ensures compliance with organic standards. The term 'organic' most frequently refers to food, but there are many of the same benefits to be gained from farming and...
'Climate change is here and now' - IPCC Report
Greece burning. China and Germany flooding. Canada and the US having record temperatures. 2020 equal warmest year on record. Just some of the headlines over the past few weeks. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report yesterday,...
Four Easy Steps to a Greener Wardrobe: Beginner's Guide to Sustainability
You may already live the eco-life, but you may just be starting out on your journey to become more sustainable. We all know we need to cut down on waste, and lead lives that have a lower impact on the...
Sun, Sea, Sustainability...

Before you invest in new swimwear for the kids this summer, there’s something you should know: normal swimwear is bad for the environment.  Find out how our range of eco swimwear can help reduce ocean plastic, and cut down greenhouse emissions...

Conventional Cotton vs Organic Cotton: The Facts
What is the difference between conventional cotton and organic cotton? Buying organic can often seem more expensive… is it really worth it? With around 26 million tons of the iconic fluffy balls produced last year, cotton is the most used...
Clothes Living Their Best Life
The brands we stock at My Little Green Wardrobe must demonstrate they are acting in a more sustainable way than the current norm. At launch we’ve gone for a high bar, with many of the brands fulfilling all of the...
Welcome to My Little Green Wardrobe!
Let me tell you a little bit about My Little Green Wardrobe and how it came into being. My name is Lucy, and I’ve spent the last fifteen years of my life working as a journalist for BBC News, but...