Eco Info

What is Fair Trade?

What is Fair Trade?

You may have heard me mention, or read here on the website, that I use Fair Trade handmade papers in my work. But what does this actually mean?  What exactly is fair trade?

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Choosing the Right Recycled Paper

Choosing the Right Recycled Paper

Recycled paper is becoming more popular as people strive to minimise their impact on our precious Earth. But with so many different labels and terms used to describe paper, how do we know if what we're buying really is as good as it seems?

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What's so Good about Hemp?

What's so Good about Hemp?

I use natural hemp twine to bind all of my handmade journals.  Not only is it beautiful and very strong, making it perfect for use in my books, but it is also very eco-friendly!
 
This modest little plant has the potential to change the world, if only people would change their perception of it.
 

So what's the big deal about hemp?  Why is it so good? Well read on and find out!

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