Sustainable Brand: Po-Zu

Fast fashion doesn't only affect the clothing industry, but the accessories and footwear industry as well. Mass-production eats up resources and sends an average of three pairs of shoes per person to landfill every year. The quest for cheaper and faster production has encouraged the exploitation of workers through long hours, low payments and dangerous… Continue reading Sustainable Brand: Po-Zu

Natural and Organic Beauty Salon in Amersfoort: Frankie & Olive

The skin is the largest organ in our body. It absorbs most of what it comes in contact with. The majority of store-bought beauty products have artificial colors, fragrances, preservatives and stabilizers that get absorbed through the skin's pores right into the bloodstream. These products can cause a range of negative long-term health effects. Skin sensitivity,… Continue reading Natural and Organic Beauty Salon in Amersfoort: Frankie & Olive

Second-hand Shopping in Amersfoort

The fashion industry is the second dirtiest industry in the world. When we think of pollution, it's hard to imagine that our clothes can cause such a big damage. But the impact of the fashion industry on our planet is quite nasty. This industry is responsible for big amounts of water consumption (32 million olympic… Continue reading Second-hand Shopping in Amersfoort

RESTYLE IN AMERSFOORT: RECYCLING AT IT´S BEST

Since I moved to Amersfoort I have been a regular client of "Kringloopcentrum Amersfoort". I love to go through the clothes section and hunt for treasures. A lot of my outfits have pieces that I bought there. They looked like new and ready to have a longer life. When a sister shop of this Kringloopcentrum… Continue reading RESTYLE IN AMERSFOORT: RECYCLING AT IT´S BEST

10 Easy Tips To Clean Up Your Closet

Cleaning up my closet has become a routine for me. Ever since a little kid, my mother encouraged me to donate the clothes that didn´t fit me anymore. With the years I have gathered some experience and here are my tips to help you clean up your closet: 1. Prepare yourself with a nice drink and… Continue reading 10 Easy Tips To Clean Up Your Closet

INTERVIEW FOR THE LOCAL NEWSPAPER

Last month I got interviewed for the local newspaper AD Amersfoortse Courant.     Read the whole interview here: http://www.ad.nl/amersfoort/alisson-promoot-tweedehandskleding~acadb661/ With love,

DUTCH FAIR FASHION BRANDS IN AMERSFOORT

Since I started to be more conscious about fashion, I get a lot of questions about where to shop in Amersfoort, the city I live in. I did my research and found three Dutch brands that do a good job towards a sustainable way of producing clothes. This is what I found out. Expresso Expresso… Continue reading DUTCH FAIR FASHION BRANDS IN AMERSFOORT

Sustainable Brand: The Next Closet

      "A lady knows when it's time to say goodbye" - The Next Closet Second hand outfit of the day I am wearing: Blazer // size M // Six Ames // via The Next Closet Jeans // Citizens of Humanity // via The Next Closet Boots // size 38 // Hugo Boss // via The Next Closet Bag // via Baggin'You Do you… Continue reading Sustainable Brand: The Next Closet