Adventures in Shopping – BarcelonaA bit about my adventures in trying to avoid shopping in the obvious places. Click on 'About Me' at the top of the page to find out more.
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Dirty White Gold
I’ve posted before about the true costs of ‘cheap’ clothing, most recently in the ‘Who Made My Pants’ article. Well here is someone doing some great work into investigating those costs in more detail. From her website: “Leah Borromeo is … Continue reading
Posted in General Tagged clothes, collective, cotton, ethics, fair trade, indian farmers, local, organic, traditional 1 Comment
Rituels d’Orient Spa / Hamman
For several months the lovely Sairica Rose and I had been trying to find a time when neither of us was (a) on some work-related jaunt across the world or (b) working such crazy hours that ‘free time’ was a … Continue reading
Posted in General, Going Out Tagged Bathroom, Cosmetics, Gifts, organic, party, Shopping in Barcelona, Soap Leave a comment
The best Xmas presents ever!
While it’s too early to give away what everyone is getting this year, if anyone is stuck about what to give friends and family for Xmas / Reyes / other suitable festive celebration this year, here is my top tip … Continue reading
Posted in Food, General, Gifts Tagged alcohol, Cake, ethics, fair trade, food miles, local, organic, party, Shopping in Barcelona, Sweets, traditional 2 Comments