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5 Best Sustainable Baby Brands
Whether shopping for your own little one or for a gift, it can be hard to decipher which are the best sustainable baby brands.   Luckily for you, here at My Little Green Wardrobe we’ve waded through the greenwash and...
Are Clothes Made in the UK More Eco-Friendly?
It’s great to support British manufacturing, but what does clothing produced here mean for carbon emissions? After all, the cotton still needs to be shipped from somewhere, since it’s not something we grow on these isles… I thought I’d take...
Guide to Kids’ Eco Swimwear
Holiday season is just around the corner - hurrah! And while it’s almost time to relax, being more responsible and environmentally-friendly with our wardrobes is just as important now as it is the rest of the year.  There are lots...
Frugi: Everything You Wanted to Know About the Ethical Brand But Were Afraid to Ask!
To celebrate the launch of organic baby and children’s clothing brand, Frugi, at My Little Green Wardrobe, we spoke to the cult label's CEO, Sarah Clark (pictured below). She answered all of our questions about the awesome ethical business. Find out all about...
Eco-friendly baby clothing options that are gentle on your little one's skin
When it comes to baby clothes, parents want the best for their little ones. That means finding clothes that are comfortable, look good and are gentle on your child's skin -  as well as the planet. While there are a...
Sustainable Kids Summer Style: New Arrivals
From toddler eco swimwear to gorgeous organic baby summer holiday styles, be the first to see our latest spring / summer arrivals! Check out the organic and sustainable kid's summer clothing styles that are fresh in... Roc + Rudi has you covered for...
Earth Day 2022: Invest In Our Planet
Earth Day takes place every year on 22 April.  This year’s theme was Invest In Our Planet - and I was thrilled to take part in a webinar hosted by the Soil Association to talk about how, as an ethical business, we...
Sustainability in Fashion: Behind the Scenes at Muddy Puddles
“We’d expect an item from Muddy Puddles to last more than 20 years.”   That’s the take-home message from Muddy Puddles’ Suky Arneaud. Sustainability coupled with durability is built into the seams of the well-loved, eco-friendly British children’s brand. The Buying Director says...
What are the Key Trends in Kids Clothes for Spring / Summer 2022?
With spring just around the corner and new collections beginning to land, what are the key themes across the collections and what’s hot for this summer? It’s always exciting to enter into the spring season after months of the cold...
What Is Greenwashing? And How to Spot It...
  Greenwashing - what is it?  How big is the problem?  And how to avoid falling victim to it? Greenwashing or giving something a green sheen... whatever you want to call it, is a big problem. And seemingly in no sector more...
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...