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Natural Elegance

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Tags: Sustainability, Craft

Started Jan 27

STUPID ECONOMICS

Deep down in our soul, we cry out for someone, anyone, to point the way out of our current financial troubles, both personally and at large. But in reality, it might mean rethinking the value of…Continue

Tags: #money, #sustainability, #economy

Started Sep 30, 2016

BEST FOOT FORWARD

Peter Lochan, founder of social enterprise BODO (Buy One Donate One), is launching his new brand with the aim of providing footwear both in the UK and in poverty-stricken countries across the world.…Continue

Tags: Sustainability, Craft, Luxury

Started May 17, 2016

 

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Natural Elegance

Do you want to know what 'new luxury' looks and feels like? Bernadette, the visionary entrepreneur behind Ono Creations gives us an insight of what future fashion accessories are all about...Every day, everywhere, we encounter people who are passionate about bringing change, creating value not only for themselves but for…See More
Jan 27
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STUPID ECONOMICS

Deep down in our soul, we cry out for someone, anyone, to point the way out of our current financial troubles, both personally and at large. But in reality, it might mean rethinking the value of money altogetherIt was the early 1980s, and the mud in the slum of a rural town in Peru was ankle-deep. Berkeley-educated German-Chilean economist Manfred Max-Neef stood, soaked, across from a local man in the pouring rain. He found that his expensive education had provided him with no language capable…See More
Sep 30, 2016
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7 Who Are Changing the Fashion Industry

Forget everything that’s wrong with the world and focus on everything that’s right. As the world cools down and cottons onto sustainability in the fashion industry, we look at some movers and shakers that are challenging the status quoUnited we stand. That’s the current mantra of all…See More
Aug 20, 2016
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BEST FOOT FORWARD

Peter Lochan, founder of social enterprise BODO (Buy One Donate One), is launching his new brand with the aim of providing footwear both in the UK and in poverty-stricken countries across the world. The vibrant designs of his stylish sandal collection will soon be changing the world, one pair of feet at a timeSublime: What is the…See More
May 17, 2016
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A Perfect Pair

James Ducker and Deborah Carré are two of a kind. Their work speaks of passion, honesty, dedication and commitment to sustainability – an approach that is rapidly changing the face of luxuryAs specialist handsewn shoemakers James and Deborah design and make custom-made men’s footwear for private customers around the world. This year, they are breaking into the ready-to-wear market with a series of British-made shoes under the Carreducker London label. As guardians of the trade, they also run…See More
Apr 11, 2016
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Europe, People & Shared Culture

For Europe to be sustainable and prosper, its peoples need to feel they belong to something greater than their own nation state. Beyond the economic and political reasons for the existance of a European Union, we need to be ready for the challenges that globalisation poses to the sustainability of our cultural diversityThe topic of whether a common ‘European identity’ is an utopia or an attainable goal has been debated heatedly during the last decade. Despite the conflicts and differences that…See More
Jan 22, 2016
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A New Era of Responsibility

The Chinese use two characters to write the word ‘crisis’. One stands for ‘danger’, the other for ‘opportunity’. Even in this time of crisis there are undoubted opportunities to turn our passion into projects with the power to transform lives.Our generation faces a great challenge: to reinvent society as we know it. The deadlines are tight, but transformation has already begun. As we enter a new era – the era of responsibility – we all have a part to play. Even a small act can contribute to…See More
Jan 19, 2016
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Do you know about Paris Climate Festival 2015 ArtCOP21 ?

Climate change is often seen through a policy or scientific lens, and solutions are discussed only in political offices, boardrooms and negotiating halls. ArtCop21 launched ahead of the UN climate talks in Paris, aims to challenge those tropesClimate is culture. What is required is the active engagement of citizens worldwide... Find out more…See More
Nov 18, 2015
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Fashion's Rising Star

The future of fashion is sustainability and sustainability is the new fashion. This season Sublime leaves London’s fashion establishment behind, and heads to Brighton to join the real fashion avant gardeBrighton Fashion Week is the UK’s only…See More
Sep 23, 2015
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The New Breed of Greenovators

Awarding innovative designs and concepts that contribute to a sustainable futureFollowing on from last year’s success, the Green Product Awards drew over 400 entries with competitors raising the bar even higher this year. Spread across 11 categories, 22 winners were announced – one professional and one newcomer per category – with concepts that were revolutionary and reflected sustainable innovation at its best. The mission, to encourage the use of new, sustainable materials when developing…See More
Sep 22, 2015
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The Prophet of Bamboo

Troy Wiseman’s heart for people has been a critical factor in his outstanding success as an entrepreneur, businessman, investor and leader. Changing lives in communities devoid of hope has become more than just a passion. It is a personal mission that has been written into everything Troy does and indeed has been the backbone of each of his line of successful companiesBack then in the 1980’s, Troy was…See More
Mar 31, 2015
Damian Santamaria replied to Damian Santamaria's discussion Sublime Eco Hamper is here
"Hi Giles Great just send me an email to info@sublimemagazine.com We have more  than 100 boxes here in London Let me know Damian"
Mar 6, 2015
Giles Mitchell replied to Damian Santamaria's discussion Sublime Eco Hamper is here
"Hi Damian, This looks great - I especially love Seed & Bean's chocolate. Do you know where those shoe boxes are made? They look awesome and I would be really interested in finding out more! Giles"
Mar 6, 2015
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The Golden Age of Porcelain Relived

Elin Sigrén turns porcelain scraps into jewellery fantasies. Each piece of found porcelain is ground into shape and set in a circle of shiny, thick silverHer latest collection, Dining with Grandma, reflects Elin’s memories, transporting the wearer back to a childhood of Sunday dinners at Granny’s. She has used her craft to work two distinct looks within the…See More
Jan 21, 2015
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Sublime Eco Hamper is here

The Sublime Eco Hamper is here to bring this season a mindfull combination of indulgences to nurture mind, body and soul. Curated by the Sublime team in collaboration with some of our favourite sustainable, organic and fairtrade brandshttp://sublimemagazine.com/xdhOnly 30 in stock …See More
Dec 19, 2014
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Let's Do What the Vikings Did

In the age of digital and networked societies, it may seem that only new technologies can move us forward. Martin challenges us to see how collaborative training in traditional skills can pave new ways into the livelihoods of European villagesThe European project Green Village – featured before in Sublime – resulted in an explosion of innovation, giving birth to a whole set of new values, ideas and training…See More
Dec 3, 2014

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I'm the founder of Sublime,the first international sustainable lifestyle magazine.

Damian Santamaria's Blog

Have a Fair Christmas

With Christmas around the corner, many of us will be considering whether to get a tree or not. But how many of us will think about where the seed for that tree came from and the conditions of the worker who harvested it in the first place? Probably not many. Fair Trees is on a mission to change that

DSC 0483 The tradition of bringing an evergreen tree into the home to celebrate Christmas has been around for centuries in northern Germany and spread across Europe and beyond from the…

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Posted on December 13, 2013 at 14:09

Family Business

The quiet hum of diligence pervades a farm high in the hills of Bernese Jura, where the green fields of Switzerland still bring forth milk and meat products. For one producer in Grandval, the profession is an art form, the daily grind a strategy

At the age of twenty-eight, Stéphane Oester – butcher by profession, farmer by trade - has built his generations-old farm gate business…

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Posted on December 12, 2013 at 13:00

Unburnable Carbon

Climate change communication has been in desperate need of a revamp in recent years. Public perception of the issue appears to be increasingly polarised. And, with the current economic down turn attention has shifted to economic recovery rather than environmental preservation…
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Posted on December 11, 2013 at 11:30

Lessons From The Ocean

At 26, he has already turned over a million dollars and removed 64 tonnes of rubbish from the ocean. Social entrepreneur and designer Brian Linton has successfully merged slow fashion with ocean conservation in a buoyant business model that has won him nominations for Entrepreneur of the Year

As a boy, Brian was fascinated by tropical fish and purchased an aquarium with his pocket money. The fish geekery, at its apex, had led to 30 fish tanks and thousands of…

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Posted on December 11, 2013 at 11:30

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