Low-cost school uniform: a high price to pay

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Hi everyone! We hope you’ve enjoyed this amazing summer and have shared a whole host of magic moments and memories with your children these school holidays. So the new school year is nearly upon us. Have you purchased your kids’ school uniforms yet? Well, before you race off to the supermarkets to stock up on low cost items, it might be worth considering this… Have you ever stopped to wonder … Read More →

Why school uniform should be polyester free

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Hi everyone! We trust you’ve managed to successfully make it to the end of the school year, and are raising a glass of well-deserved wine to celebrate – congratulations! We know from experience that all that juggling is definitely harder than you think! And for those of you who are about to embark on the school journey for the first time – or who have new children starting in Reception … Read More →

Make a difference this ‘back to school’ season

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  Hello and welcome to our blog!   We’re Irina and Marina and we’re both mums of boys who have recently started primary school. As we prepared for our sons’ First Days, we were surprised by the lack of availability of environmentally friendly, ethical and sustainable school uniforms, tailored from smart designs and made from natural, hard-wearing fabrics. So… we did something about it! It’s taken a grand vision, a … Read More →