Posts tagged ‘recycling’

December 12, 2012

H & M Goes Green

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H & M the fast fashion, budget clothing retail giant announced a global recycling initiative in order to reduce its negative impact on the planet.  The company explained that through this initiative, H&M’s customers can help to save natural resources and contribute to reduced environmental impact by avoiding textile waste.

Customers that participate in the recycling programme will be offered a 15% discount

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April 12, 2012

No Boxed Gifts Please

I love this line at the bottom of invitations. Which plainly means cash or nothing!! Of course, you cannot go empty handed so cash it is.

I can’t quite remember when this phrase placed neatly on invites started to appear but it is no longer limited to wedding invitations. We see it on anniversary invites, birthday invites etc… What this little phrase did was end the mass recycling of unwanted gifts that have been stored in cupboards waiting for that wedding of a relative you hardly know.

Just this week Nigella Lawson got caught out recycling, or rather reselling on Ebay, a gift that was given to her by a family friend, Sophie Waugh. She only went and sold it a friend of Sophie’s who read the message in the book addressed to Nigella. Oops!!!

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