Copenhagen Fashion Summit 2017: What You Need to Know

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The Copenhagen Fashion Summit brings together leading figures in fashion and sustainability to discuss the future of the industry. Positive Luxury Co-Founder and CEO Diana Verde Nieto was in Copenhagen this year to join the conversation encouraging brands and retailers to… Continue Reading

How Farm-to-Table is Moving Beyond the Food Industry

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The restaurant industry has long been familiar with the idea of farm-to-table, helping producers promote their work and boosting transparency between farmers and your plate. Now the fashion, beauty and homeware industries are catching up to the concept. These brands to… Continue Reading

Wellbeing in the Workplace: Plus Five Top Tips to Boost Your Own Wellbeing

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Concepts of wellbeing are being brought into our daily lives – from meditation tips to exercise ideas – but what about in the workplace? We explore how brands are tackling these issues to create a happier and more productive workforce.… Continue Reading

Slave to Fashion by Safia Minney and Five Other Books to Inspire Change

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We spoke to Safia Minney, Managing Director of brand to trust Po-Zu, to find out more about her latest book, Slave to Fashion – an investigation into modern slavery within the fashion industry. Where did the idea for Slave to… Continue Reading

The Power of Art: Helen Storey’s Dress For Our Time

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Artist, designer and researcher Helen Storey uses the power of fashion to raise awareness of social and environmental issues, such as climate change. Her recent project, Dress For Our Time, transformed a used refugee tent into a wearable piece of… Continue Reading

Brands that Care: Protecting the Planet

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This week, in the run up to Earth Day on April 22nd we’re celebrating the people and brands that are working hard to protect our planet. First up, here are a few of our favourite brands that make beautiful products… Continue Reading

Talking disability and inclusive fashion with Liz Jackson

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Liz Jackson wants to make the fashion and design industry more inclusive. Her mission began in 2012 when she realised that her eyeglasses were considered fashionable, while other assistive products were not.   So far, she has lobbied J Crew… Continue Reading

Sustainability on the Catwalk:
AW 17/18 Fashion Weeks

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Post-fashion week, after the runways have been dismantled and the paparazzi have retreated, a clearer sense of the key trends to emerge. In the case of the past month’s shows, one clear trend came through: sustainability is something to celebrate. … Continue Reading

Our Top Female Inspirational Icons: Past and Present

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Here at Positive Luxury we believe that everyone has potential to change the world. Small acts of brilliance, defiance and kindness can together create a butterfly effect and be a force for good. We’ve picked out just a few of… Continue Reading

Positive Luxury meets…
Professor Ruth Halperin-Kaddari

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Professor Ruth Halperin-Kaddari is a professor at Bar-Ilan University’s Faculty of Law in Israel and a member of the United National Committee for the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). Professor Halperin-Kaddari’s groundbreaking work within family law and women’s rights… Continue Reading

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2017 with the Positive Luxury Community

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Each year, International Women’s Day on 8th March marks a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, and a reminder for the continued fight towards gender equality.  To celebrate this year, Positive Luxury asked a… Continue Reading

Brands that Care:
Supporting Women and Girls

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Despite vast change over the past century, women are still battling for gender equality and equal rights across the globe. To mark International Women’s Day this week, we’re highlighting some of our favourite brands that are striving to make a… Continue Reading