If you’re like me and you’re pretty dismayed at fashion’s linkages to enslavement, exploitation, oppression and the cycle of waste and pollution, it’s very likely that we’d often asked ourselves, how do I consume differently?

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𝗟𝗘𝗦𝗦 𝗧𝗛𝗔𝗡 𝟭% 𝗢𝗙 𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗠𝗔𝗧𝗘𝗥𝗜𝗔𝗟 𝗜𝗡 𝗖𝗟𝗢𝗧𝗛𝗜𝗡𝗚 𝗜𝗦 𝗥𝗘𝗖𝗬𝗖𝗟𝗘𝗗 𝗜𝗡𝗧𝗢 𝗡𝗘𝗪 𝗚𝗔𝗥𝗠𝗘𝗡𝗧𝗦 • So, how do we change this?

Globally, most of material that goes into clothing ends up either in landfill or an incinerator (about 73% of all material produced.)

Textile waste consumes nearly 5% of all landfill…


Photo of me at Kuala Lumpur Fashion Week, August 2019, wearing the hottest fashion accessory in town: handbag made out reclaimed seatbelts by Biji Biji Ethical Fashion!

The truth about #FashionWeek as we know it today: it’s not #sustainable, full stop ⛔️

Moving #fashion people and clothing collections around the planet 🌎 emits about 241,000 tonnes of CO2: that’s about the same as driving 52,000 American passenger vehicles during one year!!** 😱

They’re so #wasteful — where…


Do you know that most people launder too much? If you call yourself a subscriber of Slow Fashion, then I’m here to remind you that the way you care for and wash your clothes is the biggest factor in sustaining this lifestyle claim.

Najah: pondering if she’s got the balance right of not washing too regularly and walking around in public in filth.

So Fashion Revolution Week is here, y’all. It started with Earth Day on Monday (22 April) and the week’s activities will continue until Sunday 28 April.

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day now includes events in more than 193 countries which are coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network. Fashion Revolution is concerned with “… (uniting) people and organisations to work together towards…

Najah Onn

Environmental Engineer blessed with great legs. #ConscientiousFashionista, heuristic, diplomat, eldest child, problem solver, smiles a lot.

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