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  • Self Isolation

    While these are very strange times for us all, we hope you see this forced down time as an opportunity for true connection, rest and recalibration.  Kitty O’Meara puts things into perspective for us and highlights how this can be a time of healing, rather than isolation: “And the people stayed home. And read books, and listened,…

  • International Women’s Day

    Each year, March 8th serves as a celebration of women and girls everywhere. While we believe women should be celebrated and honoured each and everyday, International Women’s Day reminds us that women’s equality is a world issue and we still have a long way to go to achieve true gender harmony.    Gender equality is essential for economies and communities to thrive. A gender…

  • Month Of Love

    THE MONTH OF LOVE   We’re celebrating love in all its forms for the month of February (and beyond!). Valentine’s Day is a great excuse to get romantic but the best expressions of love aren’t found inside a Hallmark card.   “Love overflows. It isn’t about loving just one person, it encompasses the love of…

  • Chinese New Year, Year of the Rat 2020

    CHINESE NEW YEAR: YEAR OF THE RAT   With 2020 well underway, it already feels like it’s going to be a big year, in more ways that one. Politically, environmentally and socially this is a year of moving and shaking. As we move into a new Chinese Lunar Year, we chat with Grace from Feng Shui Serenity about the meaning of…

  • Tips for Sustainable Christmas Season

    We love the silly season! The festivities, feasting, quality time with loved ones, and maybe even a holiday away somewhere. However, it’s no secret this can also be a time for over-consumption and stress.   We want to make sure you enjoy the Christmas and new year festivities, without the frustration and negative environmental impact.…

  • BUILDING AN ETHICAL WARDROBE

    If you are reading this, then you have probably been thinking about how you ‘clean up’ your shopping habits in the fashion department for a while and wondering how on earth you start to navigate the mine field of building an ethical wardrobe whilst still staying true to your style. It wasn’t that long ago…

  • A CONVERSATION WITH THE FOUNDER OF BRITTS LIST

    We sat down with Brittanie Dreghorn from Britts List an online fashion publication dedicated to telling the stories of ethical and sustainable Australian and New Zealand fashion brands! We’ve long been a reader and we sat down with Britt to find out how she started, and what her predictions are for the fashion industry:  …

  • FREE THE GIRLS

    At MG/B, a vision for a more sustainable, inclusive and fair world is at the heart of everything we do. This is reflected throughout all of our business practices, although we often feel as though this just isn’t enough.   This month, the world is celebrating International Women’s Day, which is on March 8th. We…

  • Fairtrade Fortnight UK 2019

    Fairtrade Fortnight is the highlight of the year for the Fairtrade movement in the UK and in 2019 it will run from Monday 25 February until Sunday 10 March. Fairtrade is also celebrating 25 years of Fairtrade in the UK.   To celebrate we sat down with Subindu Garkhel who is the Cotton and Textiles…

  • Resolutions 2019

    It’s the third week of January and we are just starting to feel the energy of what 2019 holds. It’s the year of the Pig in Chinese Astrology, which indicates a year of fortune and luck (brilliant news!). In our experience though, to create what you want in life it is normally the result of…