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Can the pre-order business model help slow down fashion production and consumption?

Can the pre-order business model help slow down fashion production and consumption?

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An in-depth analysis of the characteristics of pre-order fashion   Conventionally, the fashion business relies on a team of buyers and merchandisers who commands the styles, colours and materials for an upcoming collection. Their job is to ensure that each...

Can the pre-order business model help slow down fashion production and consumption?

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Business as Resistance: What it Means to Do Better as a Fashion Brand

Business as Resistance: What it Means to Do Better as a Fashion Brand

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In my second article titled "Singapore, we need to talk about sustainability in fashion beyond face value", I was upfront about how local fashion businesses need to challenge the capitalistic system with a greater purpose — one that actively prioritises...

Business as Resistance: What it Means to Do Better as a Fashion Brand

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What is fast fashion? And is sustainable fashion its antidote?

What is fast fashion? And is sustainable fashion its antidote?

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View this post on Instagram A post shared by Shop Bettr (@shopbettr) on Aug 28, 2020 at 8:45pm PDT   What is fast fashion? We did a little research for you and here's what we found - most definitions agree...

What is fast fashion? And is sustainable fashion its antidote?

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Wear is past, present and future: In Conversation with Amni Raihan

Wear is past, present and future: In Conversation with Amni Raihan

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A Bettr Series Image credit: Amni Raihan Otherwise known as @slowfashionadvocate on Instagram, Amni just finished reading her postgraduate degree in Law and Technology from Leiden University. As a slow fashion advocate (see what I did there), she is candid...

Wear is past, present and future: In Conversation with Amni Raihan

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Wear is Dismantling Constructs: Ethan Lai

Wear is Dismantling Constructs: Ethan Lai

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A Bettr Series — On top of being an extremely talented photographer and fashion creative, Ethan is a personal friend whom I love and admire dearly. In this interview, he is candid about his journey growing into who he is...

Wear is Dismantling Constructs: Ethan Lai

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Wear is Essential: In conversation with Wong Chu Hui

Wear is Essential: In conversation with Wong Chu Hui

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A Bettr Series Image credit: Wong Chu Hui I spoke with Chu Hui over the phone on a Sunday evening. As a healthcare professional who works in a private clinic in the day, she now volunteers her evenings at the...

Wear is Essential: In conversation with Wong Chu Hui

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Wear is Multi-faceted: Leila-Aruna Willow

Wear is Multi-faceted: Leila-Aruna Willow

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A Bettr Series Image credit: Leila-Aruna Willow — I was first attracted to Aruna’s profile on Instagram (@aruna.banana) when I came across how they passionately share and detail their journey of navigating veganism and the low-waste movement. Besides dishing out...

Wear is Multi-faceted: Leila-Aruna Willow

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Wear is Seeking Contentment: Weiqi Yap

Wear is Seeking Contentment: Weiqi Yap

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A Bettr Series Image credit: Weiqi Yap   ‘Wear is...’ is a concept birthed from my increasing frustration and helplessness towards the harmful systems and biased language that the fashion industry continues to perpetuate despite consistent effort put in by...

Wear is Seeking Contentment: Weiqi Yap

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5 ways to declutter Bettr

5 ways to declutter Bettr

Posted by CHU WONG

Or how to #KonMari in a way that will #SparkJoy for everyone.  View this post on Instagram Transform your closet into your own private space, one that gives you a thrill of pleasure. Photo by @caroline_joy. - - - -...

5 ways to declutter Bettr

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The “sustainable” price tag

The “sustainable” price tag

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And everything in between. Image credit: Xingyun Shen   There is no denying that sustainable fashion options often come with a heftier price tag as compared to their fast-fashion counterparts. In previous weeks, we discussed what sustainability in fashion means...

The “sustainable” price tag

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Singapore, we need to talk about sustainability in fashion beyond face value

Singapore, we need to talk about sustainability in fashion beyond face value

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Our local fashion industry cannot resolve its inherent conflict with the concept of sustainability in fashion, before asking all its stakeholders the tough questions.   Last week, we began this series with a broad definition of sustainability and what it...

Singapore, we need to talk about sustainability in fashion beyond face value

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Understanding what “sustainability” in fashion means in the new normal

Understanding what “sustainability” in fashion means in the new normal

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  You may have heard of “sustainability” and the “new normal” umpteen times over the past months. 2020 was said to be the year that fashion businesses and corporations gear down on developing their sustainability strategies. Until the pandemic hit,...

Understanding what “sustainability” in fashion means in the new normal

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