Imperfection Matters: Catering that Favours Ugly Food

As supermarkets are trying their best to get us to buy the fresh produce, only the best-looking ones are selected and many of them end up in the bin. To tackle this problem, a special catering services Culinary Misfits is formed. It uses only fruits and vegetables that don’t fit in the beauty standard of supermarkets…

Ethical fashion: Bio-Trimmings

Many designers created sustainable clothing by focusing on the fabric, but few have interest in trimmings that are equally harmful to the environment. This drives Designer Hoyan Ip to develop her Bio-Trimmings collection. Her range of fashion accessories includes buckles, buttons, shoulder pads and sequins. The twist is all her trimmings come from wasted food destined to…

Food = Fashion: The Food Trend Forecaster

We are used to the concept of seasonal trend in fashion – wearing orange this summer and dark green next winter. We feel so normal to be educated by fashion magazine for the next big style trend. But why there have to be seasonal changes? To a certain extent, the fashion system we have is…