Getting Chatty With Libby From COYdeROY!

Getting Chatty With Libby From COYdeROY!

Libby Frederickson is the lady behind COYdeROY, a slow fashion clothing line homemade and handmade in Brisbane. With a focus on upcycled and ready-to-wear small batch collections, Libby supports the Suitcase Rummage model of affordable, circular, unique fashion and treasures!  She wholeheartedly believes that variety and diversity underpins a creative community. Durable, comfortable, pockets, self taught garment-maker, prêt-à-porter…Libby we’re picking up what you’re putting down!

Getting Chatty with Fetch Lane!

Getting Chatty with Fetch Lane!

Meet Fetch Lane, an online platform that connects those seeking to shop Cruelty-Free, with local makers, creators & brands. On Fetch Lane we can find independent makers doing world-changing good by changing the game! Cool, sustainable things made by cool sustainable peeps. They find it, we buy it…….OMG, thats just so fetch! We get chatting with kindred spirits Ed & Rachael aka Fetch Lane.

Getting Chatty with Laura Morley, aka OpShopGal!

Getting Chatty with Laura Morley, aka OpShopGal!

Laura Morley is a Brisbane-based freelance writer with a penchant for slow fashion, good books, bad films and drinking coffee. Laura is also the beauty and brains behind OpShopGal – super thrifter extraordinaire!
OpShopGal explores the land looking for vintage and secondhand treasure. Her superpower? A sixth sense for scouting, seeking, spotting and snagging extra special secondhand and sustainable fashion! But who is the real Laura Morley? … Read more to find out!

Getting chatty with Erin aka, The Rogue Ginger!

Getting chatty with Erin aka, The Rogue Ginger!

Erin Rhoads is the curious lady behind The Rogue Ginger, an online journal of sustainable living. We chat with the Melbourne based mama-on-a-mission to ask her how a humble travel blog evolved so triumphantly into an online odyssey seeking the fabled lands of Zero Waste! Who are you, what do you do and why do you do what you do? My name is Erin Rhoads, I live in Melbourne with my husband and fourteen month old son. I am on a mission to engage with individuals to redefine what is waste and how we can create less of it. Can you please tell us a little bit about The Rogue Ginger? When i’m not playing with my bubbly boy, you’ll find me writing for my website The Rogue Ginger, a blog on zero waste, plastic-free and sustainable living, hosting talks and workshops to help people rethink what is waste and reduce their reliance on plastic. It did not originally start as a blog about reducing plastic and rubbish, but rather a travel blog! My journey began when I found myself watching a documentary called the Clean Bin Project. Once the documentary had finished, I was shocked about the amount of plastic pollution affecting our oceans. I began to question my own indirect contribution to the issues and knew I wanted to reduce my plastic use, but did not know how or where to start. So I typed the question “how can I reduce my plastic,” in to a search engine and up popped Plastic Free July. I did the challenge for one month and saw many benefits beyond my reduction in...
Getting chatty with Angela from Ethical Clothing Australia

Getting chatty with Angela from Ethical Clothing Australia

No more murky supply chains and deliberately ambiguous production processes! Ethical Clothing Australia has arrived to help clean up bad practice in the fast fashion industry. ECA maps a company’s Australian supply chain throughout the entire cut, make and trim process. They work collaboratively with local textile, clothing and footwear companies to ensure their supply chains are transparent and legally compliant. We caught up with the lovely Angela Bell and learnt a thing or two!!