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Episode Info: Jess and Livvy take a look at the issues and impacts of fashion and clothing. What do you do if you are a shopaholic? How can you dress sustainably? And, if you're taking the 'buy nothing new challenge', what on earth do you do about buying underwear?! Plus an exciting Woke & Confused announcement.   -------------------------------------------------------------------  Links mentioned in this episode:  The wastefulness of the fashion Industry:  https://www.bristol247.com/lifestyle/environment/throwaway-fashion/  A case study on the demise of the Aral Sea through cotton production  https://openoregon.pressbooks.pub/envirobiology/chapter/7-5-case-study-the-aral-sea-going-going-gone/  Rana Plaza Collapse  https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2018/apr/24/bangladeshi-police-target-garment-workers-union-rana-plaza-five-years-on  The £1 bikini  https://thetab.com/uk/2019/06/25/missguided-one-pound-bikini-107122  UK Workers being paid £3 an hour, plus tips from Lucy Siegle at the bottom  https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/jun/22/cost-cheap-fast-fashion-workers-planet  Fashion Revolution's guides on understanding fashion issues and actions to take (scroll to bottom of page for resources)  https://www.fashionrevolution.org/emergency-measures-resources/  Good On You – fashion brand review  https://goodonyou.eco/  Hurrcollective.com and byrotation.co.uk for rental options Depop for selling and buying  https://www.depop.com/  Extinction Rebellion Buy Nothing New Challenge  https://www.xrfashionboycott.com/  Tips for unwanted clothes including running a clothes swap  https://www.loveyourclothes.org.uk/unwanted-clothes?cat=67&article_type[]=38&article_type[]=37&article_type[]=35&article_type[]=36  Antiform clothing label made from waste materials  http://www.antiformonline.co.uk/   ------------------- The Woke & Confused Workplace Sessions  Would you like to engage your workplace with the big issues of our time? How about bringing the Woke & Confused team to your organisation? Find out more https://www.wokeandconfused.com/index.html#live   -------------------  Contact us  Tell us about your fashion tips or recent dilemmas   Contact form on our website: https://www.wokeandconfused.com/contact.html  Instagram: instagram.com/wokeandconfused   Twitter: twitter.com/wokeandconfused   ---  Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/wokeandconfused/message Episode Website  LEGAL STUFF: For the avoidance of doubt, all the opinions expressed on Woke & Confused belong to Jess and Livvy and not to any organisations they may be working for, affiliated with or talking about. They're ours, all ours. These are based on our knowledge and experiences at the time of presenting and are subject to change. Please don't take it as gospel truth and do make your own decisions. We are always open to hearing and learning more as it's a confusing world we live in! Right-ho, t...
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