APRIL 22ND : EARTH DAY

APRIL 22ND : EARTH DAY

APRIL 22ND EARTH DAY! Earth Day is "A day of education about environmental issues".  Let's educate ourselves and take action!

04/13/22
[NEWS] APRIL 4TH, 2022

[NEWS] APRIL 4th, 2022

Sustainable Market that was held on April 2nd has been featured In Shibuya Shimbun Newspaper!

プラスチック資源循環促進法

The Plastic Resource Circulation Act

From April, The Plastic Resource Circulation Act will be implemented. What is it and how does it affect us?  The wording sounds a bit scary but basically, the act aims to reduce the amount of disposable plastics in Japan.  Read more!

03/31/22
OYAOYA乾燥野菜 : 行き場のない野菜に価値を

OYAOYA dried vegetables : fighting food loss

Stumbled upon OYAOYA during an event in Yurakucho Marui department store the other day.  What a great initiative!

3/25/2022 : Global Climate Strike by Fridays For Future

3/25/2022 : Global Climate Strike by Fridays For Future

Global Climate Strike by Fridays For Future - This year's Global Climate Strike is on March 25th.  Let's take action!

03/18/22
服のたね : Plant Seeds, Make Clothes Vol. 7

Fukunotane : Plant Seeds, Make Clothes Vol. 7

Since May 2021, we have been participating in a one-year project called “Fuku no Tane” which literally means “seeds of clothes”. We've been sharing the process a little by little but this is the last blog.  How much were we able to harvest in the end?

02/07/22
我が家の洗濯はケミカルフリー

Our Chemical Free Laundry

We used to rely on commercial detergents and softeners, but those days are in the past!

01/24/22
服のたね : Plant Seeds, Make Clothes Vol. 6

Fukunotane : Plant Seeds, Make Clothes Vol. 6

Since May 2021, we have been participating in a one-year project called “Fuku no Tane” which literally means “seeds of clothes”.  We hope to share the process little by little throughout the year.  Last time we saw one cotton ball burst!  Let's see what happened to the others!

01/21/22
服のたね : Plant Seeds, Make Clothes Vol. 5

Fukunotane : Plant Seeds, Make Clothes Vol. 5

Since May 2021, we have been participating in a one-year project called “Fuku no Tane” which literally means “seeds of clothes”.  We hope to share the process little by little throughout the year.  Last time we moved them to the planter and we've been taking care of it carefully for the past few months.  Are any of them going to become cotton balls?

12/10/21
映画のレコメンデーション

Movie recommendations 2021

How about using December as a month of opportunity to learn about environmental issues? We’ve selected a few movies including Fashion, Plastic, Planet and Food.  Read more about each of them and watch the trailers!

12/08/21
[プレゼント!] しまんと新聞ばっぐ

[Gifting!] Shimanto Newspaper Bag

We are a gifting these Shimanto Newspaper Bags to those who purchase over 5,000 yen (tax included) at our online store! Use it as a gift for your loved ones or use them for yourself.  They are definitely very eye-catching!

よりサステナブルなホリデーシーズンのためのガイド

Guide for a more sustainable holiday season

Christmas is a special day all over the world but it is also not the most environmentally-friendly time either. This festive season has been the peak consumption period but you CAN actually have a more eco-friendly Christmas without loosing the fun!  Here are some tips for a more greener and more sustainable festive season!

12/01/21