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Alicia Taylor

Co-founder of online sustainable fashion store Gather&See

Alicia Taylor is the co-founder of the online sustainable fashion store, Gather&See. She has been writing and blogging about ethical and sustainable fashion and style for the past 5 years and is a regular contributor to platforms such as The Good Trade.

Why The Future Of Fashion Must Be Fair

This week is Living Wage Week, an opportunity to highlight the importance of implementing a living wage in order to create sustainable employment and to end exploitation within workforces. And of the many industries where workforces are indeed exploited, the fashion industry must be one of the most notorious.
09/11/2017 14:07 GMT

Style And Substance : Five Tips For A More Sustainable Wardrobe

Wears per buy is a good way to think of it. Are you really getting value for money? Build a capsule wardrobe full of pieces that can be mixed and matched and made from quality materials that will stand the test of time. A perfectly cut organic cotton shirt or a pure virgin wool coat that will be a pleasure to wear and that you will treasure is worth so much more than five cheap tops that you'll wear once and forget about.
09/04/2017 20:40 BST

LFW: Let's Talk About Ethics Baby

The fashion industry needs to be more vocal and more proud of doing things the right way - ethical production should be something we are shouting about from the roof tops, not shying away from. Perhaps it is about perception. Perhaps it is to do with a lack of clarity on what is classed as sustainable fashion (a term that doesn't sit well with many in the industry).
21/02/2017 16:28 GMT

Fashion And Climate Change In The Trump Era

In the words of Mrs Clinton, "never give up for fighting for what you believe is right." That fight might have got a little bit harder but now, like never before, it is imperative we act both as individuals and as businesses.
22/01/2017 16:47 GMT

Are We Over-Complicating Sustainable Fashion?

<img alt="sustainable fashion.jpg" src="http://i.huffpost.com/gen/4652836/original.jpg" width="300" height="35" /> Let's stop beating ourselves up about what sustainable fashion is or isn't. An existential crisis is not going to help the real environmental and social crises that fashion has a hand in creating every day. Instead let's focus on celebrating pure, honest and creative fashion that harnesses its incredible power to do good.
19/09/2016 12:09 BST