Sustainable living in Brussels: the story of Vidya Ayurveda Want to be a superhero? The cooperative and shop Vidya Ayurveda aims to show you that you can, by consuming and living in a more sustainable way. We had a talk with them, to get to know their full story. Inspiring! Hello! Can you tell us…

Vegan in Madrid: the story of Pizzi & Dixie It’s impossible to not notice the change Madrid is undergoing as to sustainable places. This includes vegan eateries, that are getting more and more widespread in the city. In the spring of 2017 another one opened, Pizzi & Dixie. We had a talk with founder Nacho,…

Slow fashion in Brussels: the story of Valérie Berckmans The sustainable fashion scene in Brussels is growing. Instead of a story of major chains, this is a story of people. People with passion for what they are doing, for sustainability and for their city. One as such is sustainable fashion pioneer Valérie Berckmans. We had…

Sustainable fashion in Madrid: the story of Trendy&Green Madrid’s fashion scene is changing drastically. Designers, creators and stores are shifting to fair and slow fashion. Thanks to some pioneers, that have made sustainable fashion their core objective. One of them is Trendy&Green, an exemplary shop when it comes to responsible fashion. We had an interview,…

Eco-friendly gifts in Madrid: the story of Ecomanía Ecomanía is a pioneer in Madrid. One of the first to bring a real alternative of sustainable shopping to the Spanish capital. A shop which never lost its passion and perseverance for sustainability and responsible items. We had a talk with Cesar, to get to know the…

Plant-based bakery in Ghent, the story of Madam Bakster Do you ever wonder if you should really have that dessert? Doubting, because desserts are supposed to be unhealthy? Fear no more, Madam Bakster is a wonderful add to the city of Ghent. Delicious baked goods, made with natural, healthy, plant-based ingredients. And a real sustainable…

Slow food in Ghent: the story of Het Lepelblad Het Lepelblad is one of the restaurants that represents the spirit of Ghent. Passion, creativity and a sincere dedication to sustainability. We had a talk with Tina who runs this marvelous eatery, sharing her vision on sustainable food and her restaurant. Inspiring! Hi Tina! Can you…

Discovering East Flemish specialties: the story of het Groot Vleeshuis Choosing local, quality products is not just something from the past. It’s also the present, and definitely also the future. Because with buying local, you support the local economy and contribute to sustainability. In the heart of Ghent one can find a wonderful shop and…

25+ sustainable places to visit in Antwerp Antwerp is one of Belgium’s biggest cities, and it definitely can compete for the title of most vibrant and cosmopolitan one. A renowned cultural and fashion scene, but also a thriving sustainability movement. With interesting architecture, bars, shops and squares to be found on every corner. A city…

Sustainable fashion in Belgium: the most innovative shops to visit in Brussels, Ghent and Antwerp The fashion industry is changing. Disasters in sweat shops have made people aware of the perks of fast fashion. And sustainable alternatives are growing rapidly and steadily. Some focus on upcycling, others on vegan or organic fashion, and again others…