How to: extend the life of kids’ clothes

We all know there are huge differences in quality when it comes to clothing, and of course kidswear is no different. But even the highest-quality items can’t always withstand the amount of rolling, falling and crawling they have to go through on a daily basis. Kids are going to be kids, but what can you as a parent do to extend the lifetime of their clothes? Continue reading “How to: extend the life of kids’ clothes”

7 quick tips to organise your kid’s wardrobe

A change in season is the perfect time to restructure your kids’ wardrobes and tackle the mess that, let’s admit it, has undoubtedly built up in your wardrobes over time 🙂 Here are 7 easy tips to get, and stay, organised. Continue reading “7 quick tips to organise your kid’s wardrobe”

How to: live sustainably on a budget

Let’s admit it: we all want to be better for the earth, but sustainable living can be a pain. Especially if you’re busy managing a family, and your finances don’t stretch far enough to only shop organic products or build solar panels on the roof.

Living a greener life doesn’t have to be stressful and expensive, however. Start with these easy steps, and you’ll reduce your family’s footprint without breaking the bank. Continue reading “How to: live sustainably on a budget”

3 x awesome companies that recycle kids stuff (and food)

In the midst of bringing up a (set of) little human(s), it can be hard to remember that kids’ items also have their ecological impact. Luckily, more and more initiatives are popping up to help reduce our children’s carbon footprints. Here are three UK companies that are making parents’ lives easier when it comes to recycling. Continue reading “3 x awesome companies that recycle kids stuff (and food)”

How to: remove classic kids’ stains

Part of extending the life of children’s clothes is knowing how to deal with tricky stains. Sooner or later, kids will manage to get a whole cocktail of smudges on their clothes – and they seem to have a special talent for doing so on newly bought items… But don’t stress! We’ve created panic-proof guide on how to treat different types of stains.  Continue reading “How to: remove classic kids’ stains”

QUIZ: How much do you know about fast fashion?

Do you consider yourself an eco-fashionista? Can you be found lecturing your friends about the environmental impact of clothing on a daily basis, or are terms like ‘fashion waste’ and ‘fast fashion’ still new for you? Take the test and find out how much you really know about your wardrobe! Continue reading “QUIZ: How much do you know about fast fashion?”

5 x DIYs with kids clothes

Soft Focus of a Two Years Old Child Choosing her own Dresses from Kids Cloth Rack

If there’s one thing that’s better than recycling, it’s upcycling. Because what’s more fun than turning outgrown favourites into new eye-catchers? DIY-ing with clothes is a perfect crafting activity, and a great way to teach the next generation about sustainability and recycling. Continue reading “5 x DIYs with kids clothes”