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The Scottish Game Fair

At the beginning of July, the team headed up to Perth for our second year at the Scottish Game Fair – this was one show we knew we could not miss. Graham and Matt were already up there for a meeting, so Cat and I packed the vans and drove the 355 miles to Scone Palace. Luckily, we didn’t have Matt this time to take us on a detour through rush hour, so we made it in good time. Graham was already on thin ice for forgetting the pillows and then for arriving late because he and Matt were off playing golf. However, all was forgiven when he brought the energy in the form of cold beers, which was much...

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Fast Fashion?

When you walk into a fast fashion retail store, you will notice, that each month they have tonnes of new pieces added to their collection. New products hit store shelves every couple of days. Though the processing time is a mere number of weeks, you never stop to wonder all the damage it might have done along the way.   Fashion production makes up 10% of the global carbon emissions and 85% of the textiles go into dumpsters, rivers and the ocean every year. As fast fashion becomes more accessible and affordable, who needs to wear the same piece of clothing again? Right? Well, that’s where you’re wrong.   If we were to become mindful of our contributions to this waste,...

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