Buying quality, buying less and keeping it longer is a great way to be responsible for our environmental impact. It also helps keep your pennies for other things and we are becoming more aware that taking good care of what we own means that we can enjoy it for longer.
Several generations ago it was their way of life and at that time they didn't even need to consider issues like reducing their demands upon the environment and the filling up their landfills with waste.
So now that you own a beautiful new piece of jewellery or a gorgeous hand woven scarf, or maybe a unique handcrafted bag or an item for your home. What ever it is, we hope you just love it and here is some advice to help it last as long as it can... all in one place.