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Green is the New Black

Green is the New Black

For girls who care about global warming, and next season’s hot looks, Green is the New Black is a must-have accessory.

Does our shopping addiction contribute to climate change? What’s so special about organic cotton? Who are the real fashion victims behind the £3 jeans?

From the truth about fast fashion to the best biodegradable shoes, from guilt-free spending sprees to the joys of swishing parties, Tamsin Blanchard is your guide to all things fairtrade and fabulous. She explains the principles of ethical fashion, from why it matters to how to do it. Offers tips for the aspiring green goddess: including how to knit your own scarf, seduction in eco-couture, the best places to shop for vintage sunglasses, and ethical bling. And includes fun facts and essential directories on every aspect of sustainable stylish living.

With fashion secrets from celebrity friends, Green is the New Black is the chicest, greenest survival manual around. If you want to change the world, and your wardrobe, don’t go shopping without it.
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Genre: Earth Sciences, Geography, Environment, Planning / The Environment

On Sale: 9th May 2013

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9781444719710


Indispensable advice.
Natural Health and Beauty
A fashion must-have for those keen to be green.
Daily Telegraph
An effortless read ... that motivates and inspires.
Plenty Magazine
Stylish eco-warriors should read Green is the New Black.
ES Magazine
A new green hero.
Sunday Times Style Magazine
Tamsin's book is less about conscience-pricking, and more about saving the world with style.
Vanity Fair
A must-read book.
Daily Mail
A must-read.
The beauty of this book is that it weaves green principles and fashion tips together in a lively, accessible way.
Cat Walk Queen
This is an excellent gift for anyone interested in going green in the chicest possible way.