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Meet Godiva's latest featured designer - Helen Ruth. A Scottish designer based in Aberdeen, Helen Ruth hand-illustrates bold, bright, eye-catching and intricate scarves which are produced locally and ethically.  Helen Ruth is brand new to the Godiva team, and we're so excited to be working with yet another sustainable, independent designer and can't wait for you to see her designs.  We caught up with Helen to find out more about the brand and her designs. Can you introduce yourself and your label? Hello, I’m Helen, designer and creator of Helen Ruth Scarves, a luxury scarf and accessories brand from Aberdeen. My designs are...

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Over the past few years, fashion consumers have become increasingly aware of the damaging effects of the fast fashion industry. Harming both people and the planet, the fast fashion industry is the world's second biggest polluter, fuelled by workers paid unfair wages in often unsafe working conditions.  So, if you're looking to make some positive changes to the way you shop in 2020, here's Godiva's guide on how you can make small changes and shop sustainably this year. 1. Buy responsibly - buy ethically Our clothes go on a long journey before they hit the shelves. But the sad reality is that majority of the people...

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At Godiva we love finding new, exciting makers to add to our eclectic range of independent, local and ethical brands – so you can imagine our excitement when we came across Tania, a London-based accessories brand founded by Tania Sutedja. Tania is an Indonesian born bag-maker who has been passionate about all things fashion and bags since she can remember. Tania spent most of her childhood growing up in Japan and Singapore before finally making the leap and moving to London to set up her dream business of crafting leather bags. Tania’s gorgeous leather designs are stylish, timeless, functional and...

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New ethical brand alert! We’re super happy to announce the launch of Komodo next Friday 25th October- the self-titled original ethical fashion brand since 1988. Our customers will know that we're committed to working with local, indie, ethical designers who do things differently. As the impacts of the fast fashion industry become clear it's never been so important to us to strive against the soul sucking monotony and damaging effects of the industry. That's why we're always so proud to introduce a new ethical brand to the Godiva team. Welcome, Komodo! About Komodo Komodo are all about creating beautiful clothes that are sustainable and don’t negatively...

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We’re super happy to announce that we are now proudly stocking ethical clothing label 'Love Ur Look!' Love Ur Look create beautiful, feminine clothing that celebrates, enhances and embraces the female form. Each piece is inspired by a love of vintage clothing and kitsch style prints.  The Label was founded by Ronke after completing her Degree in Fashion Management, Business and Buying at London College.  Ronke wanted to create a label that was feminine, flattering, unique, ethical and affordable, and in 2013 her fist collection was released. Not only do Love Ur Look pieces look fantastic, but the label also places...

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