Where do our unwanted clothes end up…..Landfill?

When people ask me what I do, I say I design clothes made from bamboo, I get the craziest reactions. But realising how much the global fashion apparel industry is contributing to the toxic pollution and landfill garbage, they start to understand. You see, roughly 50% of all fibres used in garment production are synthetic. Scientists now tell ...

Our new Bamboo Eco Keepcup

Here at Bamboo Monkey - we are huge fans of http://www.1millionwomen.com.au/ Their blog is fair minded, informative and passionate about driving real change in the fight against the effects of global warming. Recently they shared some little known facts about the real cost of our much loved routine of a take-away coffee. I must admit, even I had ...

Bamboo Monkey walks with the homeless.

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Ever had to go more than a day without a shower? Imagine living on the streets, where all your efforts are directed towards staying safe, staying warm and getting a decent feed. Then someone like Josh Wilkins comes along. Josh is a passionate individual, seriously invested in real outcomes for the homeless on the streets of Melbourne ...

A Chimply Fabulous collaboration.

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With the month of October, comes the start of spring, an absolute explosion of colour, that jumpstarts the senses, brushing away the lethargy of a cold cold winter. Having recently purchased a little stone cottage up near the goldfields, totally off grid, and in need of a lot of TLC, it has been beautiful to visit and see this ...