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Broccoli To Become The Big Daddy Of Superfoods (If This Discovery Is Anything To Go By)

Broccoli has long been touted for its numerous health properties. And now, thanks to science, we could soon be munching broccoli 2.0. Researchers have discovered that broccoli contains a large number of candidate genes, which control the accumulation of phenolic compounds in the vegetable. Phenolic compounds have been associated with a lower risk of heart disease,…

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Tiger Lily Hutchence Models For The First Time In House Of Khadi Campaign

Tiger Lily Hutchence, the daughter of the late Michael Hutchence and Paula Yates, has made her modelling debut. The 20-year-old, full name Heavenly Hiraani Tiger Lily Hutchence Geldof, is the new face of sustainable fashion brand House of Khadi. Hutchence has previously kept a low-profile in the press, but the photoshoot and video campaign (below)…

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Fashion Brand Carcel Is Empowering Women In Prison

A Danish fashion brand is aiming to “break the spiral of poverty” by enlisting women in prisons to make its clothes. Copenhagen-based clothing label Carcel aims to go where “the highest quality materials meet the highest rates of female incarceration”, paying women “fair wages” to make designs from locally and sustainably sourced material. Its first range is…

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H&M’s ‘Close The Loop’ Collection Is Made From Your Old Clothes

H&M has unveiled its third ‘Close The Loop’ collection, a range of men’s, women’s and children’s clothing made from consumer waste. The range features classic denim and blue fabrics, created with cotton and wool collected during the brand’s in-store garment recycling initiative. Launching exclusively online on Thursday 29 September, the sustainable fashion line contains 20…

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