‘If you’d like to live better, buy this book.’ Katharine Hamnett
This is a good guide for a sustainable lifestyle. It’s as simple as that. Would you like to live a bit more consciously, but don’t know how? And rather not put much time, money or effort into it? Then this is the book for you.
It’s filled with practical and positive tips regarding fashion, beauty, food, home, work and leisure, and shows that stylish and sustainable go very well together. And especially that it’s about good, not perfect: about smart choices, doing what you can and what suits you. With this modern handbook, sustainable fashion and lifestyle expert Marieke Eyskoot makes green and ethical living fun and doable. The right addresses, beautiful brands, inspiring insights, surprising facts and useful solutions – exactly what you need. After all, doing good and feeling good at the same time: does it get any better than that?
Interviews with leading pioneers, such as Livia Firth, Green Kitchen Stories, Andrew Morgan and Katharine Hamnett
International brands, (online) stores, local destinations, hands-on dos and don’ts, saving suggestions and much more
About the Author
Marieke Eyskoot (1977) is sustainable fashion and lifestyle expert. She puts contemporary, conscious living on the map. Marieke is a sought-after speaker, presenter and consultant, and co-founder of international fair fashion trade show MINT. With over 15 years of experience, she has an extensive global ethical network. She’s featured in several top-women lists and was nominated as Amsterdam Citizen of the Year. For many media, Marieke is the go-to person for all things sustainable.
'The sustainable bible.'
'Green is no longer boring, expensive or complicated, on the contrary, it's more enjoyable than ever. The advantages of sustainable living, according to expert Marieke Eyskoot. Her guide comes at exactly the right time.'
Harper's Bazaar NL
'In its genre, this book stands head and shoulders above the rest.'
'She's an authority and Dutch celebrity from the world of sustainable fashion. Leave it to Marieke to get people inspired.'
"THIS IS A GOOD GUIDE has so much information portioned in easy digestible pieces, short interviews and tips and recommendations that probably everyone will find some news in it. Altogether, this is an impressive collection of all there is to know about sustainable living, written in a nice and optimistic tone. So indeed, quite a good guide."
- What Design Can Do
"This guide made the true difference for me. I now know better which things are sustainable, for both the world and for me, and where to buy them."
"The cover speaks for itself! From food to fashion to cosmetics Marieke tells you everything."
"Marieke strikes just the right tone and manages to sound kind and helpful without being judgemental."