Making carbon-neutral clothes out of algae: the designers taking on fast fashion – video

The fashion industry is a fossil-fuel-guzzling operation as many of our clothes are made from petroleum-based textiles such as polyester. Even natural fibres such as cotton have a huge carbon footprint and require a large portion of the world’s pestici…

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Clothing brand Hush sees rapid growth in backlash against fast fashion

UK brand whose sales jumped 35% last year says it appeals to women not driven by trendsPrettyLittleThing and Missguided have hit the big time selling £5 dresses and £1 bikinis to the youth market but another online British brand, Hush, is expanding rap…

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