Upcycling is revolutionising the fashion industry

The fashion industry is seeing a dramatic and strong shift towards sustainable fashion, with clothes-swapping apps and resale platforms growing in popularity. And as Vogue pointed out, upcycling is the biggest trend in the fashion industry this Spring/Summer.  For a long time, there was a negative stigma around wearing second-hand or upcycled clothing. It was…

My IWD 2021 interview with Bain & Gray

Usually I’m the one doing the interviewing, however for International Women’s Day this year, London-based recruitment agency Bain & Gray asked to interview me as part of their series recognising and celebrating professional women in the UK. I was happy to participate, and thought I’d share the interview here too. I hope you enjoy reading…

A Post-Pandemic Art Market

Every industry is affected by COVID-19, and the art world is one that has seen a dramatic change, an alteration that will determine the future of how artists and galleries engage with each other and with their audience. It can be argued that up until now, traditional brick and mortar art institutions have been slow…

In conversation with The Body Natural

Two of the main things that people want in life are to be happy and healthy. Unfortunately, there are many factors that block us from achieving these goals. The ancient Greek physician Hippocrates, sometimes referred to as the “Father of Medicine”, is one of the earliest recorded physicians to have deduced that diseases, both of…

In Conversation with Veggie Wave

What better way is there to cool down this summer, than by sipping on a refreshing, natural and unique juice? Veggie Wave are an innovative, eco-friendly business based in Lisbon, that not only make delicious juices, but also create a fun, interactive experience that engages customers in a deeper awareness about the environment. Founded by…

In conversation with Fair Bazaar

As we begin a new year, we see everyone making resolutions, both new and revised. With the rising importance of sustainability and eco-friendliness, it is encouraging to see the new methods that businesses and individuals are using in order to secure a greener future.  Co-founded by Patrícia Imbarus and Joana Cunha, Fair Bazaar is an…

Hydrah, In Conversation

Brought together by the Sonar+D conference in Barcelona, I was introduced to the beautiful music by LA based artist Hydrah. As Sonar+D is a conference that focuses on technology as well as creativity, technology was a mutual interest and was at the forefront of conversation. Having spoken with a number of artists and musicians over…