Walking up to it, the warm glow of Sancho’s shop draws you in, lightbulbs hanging gracefully from the ceiling. The place is crowded with students, their chatter filling the air. The temptation of the 20% off sale and free candles with each purchase has tempted quite a few, even on this chilled October afternoon. The shop is just the right size for one to feel cosy and have a pleasant experience. Exploring around the comfy winter clothes it is easy to feel at ease surrounded by the greenery of plants inhabiting the corners of the shop, hinting at the eco sustainable nature of the venue. Accompanying your journey through the fully recycled coats and hand-crafted jewellery is the lingering flowery aroma of scented candles and spiced cinnamon. Continue reading Sancho’s Secret Student Sale
Over the weekend I had the pleasure of representing Razz at the Sancho’s Dress press evening before the grand opening of their new store this Saturday 11th November. The owners, Kalkidan and Vidmantas, both Exeter graduates, are a bright and intelligent couple who genuinely care about improving the fashion industry and making a difference. I found them inspiring and driven. Focusing on organic, ethical clothing … Continue reading Sancho’s Second Store Opening!
Razz sat down with Catherine Cartwright, a local artist and print maker, who is spearheading a campaign as part of the Grand Challenges scheme to educates students about fashion ethics. Catherine will be on campus in the Forum from 10-4 on Monday 17th March, where her talking shop will engage the University’s sartorially brilliant students in discussing the heritage of their clothing. Catherine would love … Continue reading How Clean Are Your Clothes?
Our publicist, Kate Hird, gets in touch with ethical clothing and uncovers for Razz readers a new company to take notice of… What you wear can say a lot about your values as well as, your fashion sense. I spoke to 21-year-old Josh Stannard, director of clothing make Doxa, about creativity, ethnicity and the realities of setting up your own creative business. So what is it … Continue reading An Interview With Doxa Clothing