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# fast-fashion - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Opinion: 'We can't export our way out of our fast fashion addiction'
# Fast Fashion
# Fast Fashion

Opinion: 'We can't export our way out of our fast fashion addiction'

Nov 10th 2021, 8:00 PM 12,135 Views 4 Comments

Caitriona Rogerson highlights the social and environmental cost of the second-hand clothing trade on African countries.

# fast-fashion - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Cheap clothes are cheap clothes, but fast fashion is the real environmental problem
# Opinion
# Opinion

Cheap clothes are cheap clothes, but fast fashion is the real environmental problem

Sep 9th 2020, 7:56 AM 35,017 Views 41 Comments

Carolyn Moore says the government’s Waste Action Plan rightly tackles fast fashion – which encourages mass consumerism, exploitation and waste – but says that doesn’t mean cheap clothes are in the firing line.

# fast-fashion - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: Fast fashion is hard to escape, but it is damaging our environment
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# Column

Saoirse McHugh: Fast fashion is hard to escape, but it is damaging our environment

Oct 13th 2019, 8:30 PM 27,704 Views 38 Comments

There is no room, environmentally or socially, for fast fashion anymore, writes Saoirse McHugh of the Green Party.

# fast-fashion - Thursday 14 February, 2019

What is ‘fast fashion’ and how is it getting one up on Kim Kardashian?
# Fast Fashion
From The Daily Edge
# Fast Fashion

What is ‘fast fashion’ and how is it getting one up on Kim Kardashian?

Feb 14th 2019, 4:40 PM 7,122 Views 0 Comments

And why we should be thinking twice about some of our purchases.

# fast-fashion - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Love Fashion but hate the environmental cost? Swapsies is the Irish Solution
# Sustainable Fashion
From The Daily Edge
# Sustainable Fashion

Love Fashion but hate the environmental cost? Swapsies is the Irish Solution

Nov 17th 2018, 8:00 PM 5,897 Views 0 Comments

Fast fashion is becoming slower thanks to Irish gal Clodagh Kelly.

# fast-fashion - Monday 22 October, 2018

How to dress like a French woman this autumn
# Très Chic
From The Daily Edge
# Très Chic

How to dress like a French woman this autumn

Oct 22nd 2018, 8:00 AM 36,197 Views 3 Comments

Looking this effortless takes a lot of effort, but we’ve cracked the French fashion formula

# fast-fashion - Sunday 16 September, 2018

The scéal behind Siopaella: Dublin's hidden gem for sustainable fashion
# Sustainable Fashion
From The Daily Edge
# Sustainable Fashion

The scéal behind Siopaella: Dublin's hidden gem for sustainable fashion

Sep 16th 2018, 9:30 PM 6,944 Views 0 Comments

If our gal crush Aisling Bea is into sustainable fashion then we are too.

# fast-fashion - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

'I needed to end my fast-fashion fix and get a grip. Here's how I did it'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I needed to end my fast-fashion fix and get a grip. Here's how I did it'

Aug 15th 2018, 7:00 AM 39,892 Views 5 Comments

Actress Aoibhéann McCann writes about her passion to avoid ‘fast fashion’ at all costs – and how it’s affecting our environment catastrophically as one of the biggest global polluters.

# fast-fashion - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Poll: Do you make an effort to not buy fast fashion?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you make an effort to not buy fast fashion?

Feb 27th 2018, 9:35 AM 19,600 Views 54 Comments

Cheap, disposable clothing has a big environmental impact.

# fast-fashion - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Be a better shopper: Fast fashion kills people, animals and our environment
# January Sales
# January Sales

Be a better shopper: Fast fashion kills people, animals and our environment

Jan 4th 2017, 7:15 AM 2,034 Views 15 Comments

Our addiction to ‘fast fashion’ is having a detrimental impact on the environment, animal welfare and human rights, writes Siobhan O’Brien-Selway.

# fast-fashion - Monday 7 September, 2015

Thought Ireland loved Penneys? The fashion-conscious French are lapping it up
# Ooh La La
# Ooh La La

Thought Ireland loved Penneys? The fashion-conscious French are lapping it up

Sep 7th 2015, 10:46 AM 20,115 Views 7 Comments

The country has been a fertile feeding ground for the budget clothing chain.

# fast-fashion - Friday 27 June, 2014

Primark says that hidden message stitched onto a dress label was a hoax
# Fast Fashion
# Fast Fashion

Primark says that hidden message stitched onto a dress label was a hoax

Jun 27th 2014, 3:24 PM 24,393 Views 54 Comments

A woman found a note on her dress saying ‘Forced to work exhausting hours’.

# fast-fashion - Monday 23 June, 2014

Shopper discovers 'hidden message' stitched on to Primark dress
# Fast Fashion
From The Daily Edge
# Fast Fashion

Shopper discovers 'hidden message' stitched on to Primark dress

Jun 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 134,941 Views 95 Comments

The hand-stitched label has raised more questions about Primark’s ethics.

# fast-fashion - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Fast fashion, fair wage: What Vietnam can teach Bangladesh
# Sweatshops
# Sweatshops

Fast fashion, fair wage: What Vietnam can teach Bangladesh

May 5th 2013, 9:15 AM 12,259 Views 14 Comments

Vietnam – working on improving technology, conditions and pay – is proving more attractive to brands who want to protect their consumer reputation.