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While the use of textiles for your wedding may not be  something that gets you eagerly searching Pinterest for inspiration (although you definitely could if you want to), it is the use of these textured fabrics that can add a completely unique and layered feeling to your nuptial celebrations. Depending on the time of year [...]

This is the question we’ve been asking ourselves for a while – after all, a hire suit is intrinsically eco-friendly as it gets worn again and again, but where and how was the suit made in the first place, and what happens to it when it just can’t make it up the aisle one… more… [...]

This month we’ve been inspired by one of the coolest ethical and fair trade brands in men’s bridal fashion. Our favourite shirt maker, Arthur and Henry, produces beautiful fair trade shirts in organic cotton. We wanted to find out more about them so we collared (sorry) company owner (also “chief herder of geeks and boffins”), Clare Lissaman for more [...]

Brighton’s favourite fair trade hot spot, FAIR is celebrating the arrival of the latest ethical fashions with a fantastic 20% off the brand new collections by: Nancy Dee Bibico People Tree – including the new range by Orla Kiely Whether it’s a unique piece of jewellery to complement your wedding gown or a fairest of [...]

And now for something a little bit different… Ethical bridalwear designer, Lucy Tammam is putting on an eco-couture catwalk show at the Champagne Bar at St Pancras International Train Station next Friday 21 January. Sustainable fashion and transport come together! RSVP to info@tammam.co.uk and quote ‘Ethical Weddings’ to join the guest list. Be there at [...]

Ethical stylist, Lupe Castro is organising a swishing event this Thursday 30 September in conjunction with the Big Wardrobe. Why not go along and see if you can pick up the perfect dress for your bridesmaid – or even a little something old or blue for yourself? Lupe says: The rules of The Big Swish [...]

We are pleased to welcome to the Ethical Weddings blog today Dawn Del Russo, Stylist and Owner of online boutique, Bella Dawn. Dawn has featured in many national magazines such as InStyle, Real Simple, Family Circle, In Touch and Life and Style, and her “How-To” book is out this autumn, filled with affordable style advice [...]

I always expected finding my perfect dress would be a nightmare. I’m very picky about clothes, so much so I’ve ended up totally unable to dress myself and with an unbelievably small wardrobe. sherlock holmes ritchie I just… I just don’t like anything in any of the shops. And I’ve been like this for years. [...]