Our Top Pick for Summer? A Reusable Water Bottle!
We browsed the online stores and found 9 great and toxic-free reusables!
See You Saturday at Yves Rocher
Come hang out with me this weekend!
Are Design Students Our Best Hope For a Sustainable Fashion Future?
Yooxygen and Parsons School of Design have made a joint decision to…
GodEL—For a Good Cause!
Come see GodEl at our flea market on Sunday and have a…
When Did We Start Taking Nature for Granted?
Emma is traveling up north and the landscape passing by is giving…
The beauty of Sans Ceuticals
Sans [Ceuticals], the natural, sustainable, active and seasonal skin and hair brand…
“It’s not only about efficiency and profitability but also about the contribution to sustainable development”
PR & Corporate Communications Manager Susanne Carpenter shares L’Oréal’s sustainability vision.
Sharing Beauty With All—The L’Oréal Sustainability Program
Sharing Beauty with all is L’Oréal's sustainability program to explore their 2020…
A moment with Maggie Davis
Londoner, editor and mother, Maggie Davis tells us how she stays sustainable…
Guided by Tangent GC part 4: Caring for wool
Make it last teams up with Tangent GC to present a series…
A moment with Lucianne Tonti
We speak to writer Lucianne Tonti about style and sustainability in Paris
Editor’s letter by Lisa: Resource or waste?
Make it last co-founder Lisa Corneliusson shares her thoughts on the current…
Anita Falkenek, Åhléns: Sustainability makes good business sense
Make it last talks to Åhléns' sustainability manager about why companies that…
This is where Emma turns for sustainable inspiration.
Toxic free stroller
Emma reviews her toxic free stroller!
Meet Maiken Winther
"We need more transparency to make it easier for people to make…
Minna Palmqvist: “The new force is unstoppable”
Make it last talks to Minna Palmqvist about changing our perceptions of…
How to approach style and sustainability – with Gina Tricot
Make it last teams up with Gina Tricot to chat about ways…
Emma Elwin is think about the future and the responsibility we have…
Editor’s letter by Lisa: we simply must
In this week's editor's letter, Lisa Corneliusson wonders why COP21 is virtually…
Editor’s letter by Lisa: climate summit as peace summit
Two of the world’s leading thinkers on climate change shared the stage…
Hope x AGONIST: The invisible fashion of scent
Swedish fashion brand Hope teams up with perfume brand AGOINST to create…
The future of paper
Serla resets for a greener future–and wants to know how you do…
Emma Elwin loves the brands that have refill.
Sustainability and profitability are not opposites
Luxury producer Kering shows that profitability and sustainability is a match made…
How creativity can revolutionize the fashion industry
Utopian Bodies: How technology and human creativity can revolutionize fashion
Editor’s letter by Lisa: Thoughts from Paris
Lisa Corneliusson wanders the parks of Paris and thinks about the coming…
MFW: Four sustainable labels
If you dig a bit deeper, you'll find Milan Fashion Week showcases…
Editor’s letter by Lisa: Making it matter
"It is as if the rich part of the world is washing…
DARE: one garment, several styles
DARE is the fashion project that enables consumers to change the style…
Five DIY-Instagrammers to keep track of
Make it last lists five inspiring DIY-accounts on Instagram.
Editor’s letter by Lisa: Fashion Week and World Water Week
How to dress for Fashion Week – and why more people should…
Elin Alemdar: “Stylein Classics is growing each season”
Inspirations and fashion predictions with Elin Almedar
Ask the expert: How to get a more sustainable style
"Sustainable fashion” is a lot of things. How would you guide our…
How they make it last: Liza Laserow
Whats the worst thing that can happen?
Ask the expert: what can designers do?
What choices can designers make to contribute to a more sustainable fashion…
Filippa K & STYLEBY
Consulting, copywriting & social media content.
Ask the expert: Design that is deliberately made not to last
Brands that deliberately design and manufacture products with shortened lifespans are not…
How they make it last: Martine Langatta
The artist tells Make it last about her style and sense of…
Ask the expert: H&M and sustainability
H&M recently launched its Conscious Actions. Make it last reads it.
Noorin Khamisani: “I love styles that are lost in time”
With an eye to the future
Ask the expert: 11 recommendations
How can sustainability principles be applied to the fashion industry?
Mary McCartney: “I try to do it but I know I’m not perfect”
The more you learn, the more you like the good feeling about…
Ann-Sofie Johansson, H&M: “I think genderless fashion could be the future”
More and more fashion is getting timeless, says H&M Creative Advisor Ann-Sofie…
Ask the expert: New business models
Providing new services such as second hand, rent and repair makes sense…
Ask the expert: the water issues
These are the most pressing water-related challenges facing the fashion and textile…
Celia Pym gives you: the world’s best mending tips
While invisible mending is keeping tailors and seamstresses busy around the world,…
Ask the expert: Can I follow trends and be sustainable?
A more sustainable wardrobe means mixing your favorites, may they be rented,…
How they make it last: Cora Hilts & Natasha Tucker
Founders of sustainable style online store rêve en vert reveals their inspirations.
How they make it last: Rose-Marie Swift
She always called me 'the elegant one' and that she must have…
How they make it last: Greta Eagan
Some is better than none
The innovators: Here Today Here Tomorrow
What can only be described as Britain's best bobble hats
The Innovators: Lucy Shea
Brands are like people; each is unique
Helena Helmersson: “We should try to be good citizens”
We need to make it easier for customers to grasp what is…
How they make it last: Ebba Lugani
It's less stressful to buy nicer and fewer things of higher quality
Ask the expert: Colors and prints
What should one avoid when it comes to coloring and prints on…
A very powerful message
Aesthetics don’t come second to ethics.
The innovators: Kate Fletcher
Sustainability is actually an issue of the human heart.
How they make it last: Carin Wester
This week, Swedish designer Carin Wester shares thoughts on sustainability within the…
Ask the expert: Leather or what?
Is it ok to use leather or not?
The Style Cycle
I’m really exited about the Vestiaire Collective’s launch of StyleCycle. It’s a…
Ask the expert: are there any guarantees for sustainability?
Companies with more transparent supply chains can normally provide better guarantees.
On our minds : Kering + London College of Fashion
We are happy to learn about luxury fashion family Kering’s sustainability project…
Ask the expert: How to avoid toxics in clothes?
Go for clothes marked with an eco-label – and avoid clothes with uncertain…
Soft cashmere sweaters and a pair of corduroy trousers.
Ask the expert: no-no materials
Conventional polyester, nylon and acrylic cannot successfully decompose in landfills.
Emma Elwin: The weekly list
Recycled denim and sustainable luxury handbags
Ask the expert: three steps before purchase
Three steps that should, at best, be taken before making a purchase…
Ask the expert: “ecological”, “organic” and “natural”
What is the difference between ecological, organic and natural?
Green beauty moments with: Linda Öhrström
When make-up artist Linda Öhrström discovered that there is mercury in mascara,…