To avoid shopping I always sleep on my handbag all day, till the shops close!So everyday is No Shopping Day for me! To shop less for clothes is good for the planet! Share and exchange clothes instead of madly shopping for new ones! Try buying recycled clothing! Did you know hat fleece jackets can be made from plastic bottles, and trainers from denim and car tyres? Says Joanna Yarrow in her book How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint: try to buy organic cotton and wool. Bamboo or hemp fibre. These are low-Co2 textiles. They absorb above-average levels of CO2 … Continue reading Swap clothes instead of shopping for new ones!
Wordless Wednesday urges you to go UNSHOPPING! If you have started to worry about the planet being gobbled up by landfills and too much shopping a way to help is to go UNSHOPPING says Michael Norton in his book 365 … Continue reading go UNSHOPPING for the Planet!
Shop till you drop is not the best choice for the planet anymore! Have a nap instead? 90 per cent of the material used in the production of or contained within consumer goods, becomes waste within six weeks of … Continue reading Shop till you drop is no longer the best choice for the planet: take a nap instead!