Wearing Responsibly

Awareness of What You Produce and What You Wear Creates an Ethical Fashion of Evolution

Kath Whitworh, runs the award winning Celtic Sheepskin with her husband Nick. The Celtic Sheepskin Co began in the mid 1970′s as the original Ugg Co, making Ugg Boots and assorted leather goods. Since then, the company has steadily expanded to become one of the largest suppliers of sheepskin footwear and clothing in the UK and has been trading on-line for over a decade with customers from all around the globe. Celtic Sheepskin is an excellent example of how it is possible to produce excellent products, at reasonable prices, with a clear conscience.

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More about Kath and Celtic Sheepskin:
http://www.celticsheepskin.co.uk

Come and explore the importance of clothing and footwear both in our lives, why it’s important its comfortable and reflects how we want to project ourselves, why we need to be aware of the provenance of what we wear, what our responsibility is in buying ethical, organical, locally made, eco-friendly, natural clothing both for our own well-being and that of its producers. We’ll also look at how retailing online is developing and opening up opportunities for producers and consumers, and allowing consumers to make informed decisions about where and how they shop.

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