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How to get involved with Fashion Revolution Week 2021
We can all be activists and help create a better fashion industry. Here’s how. Eight years on from the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh, the fashion world is trying to heal. Not by forgetting the tragic events that took place...
How to create a healthy morning routine
Morning routines are a great way to boost your mood and productivity. It can help you keep up your new year resolution and lift you out of the crisis fatigue you’ve experienced this past year.  A morning routine is at...
How to mend your favourite clothes so you can love them forever
  If you’ve made it onto the Movemetica website, you’ve probably thought about the life cycle of your clothing. The hands that made it. The fibres that went into it. The distance it has travelled. The time it will take...
Eco-anxiety: Mental Health Impacts of Climate Change
Human actions have altered Earth’s climate and the impact of it is becoming increasingly  visible. Coral reefs and other sensitive habitats are already starting to die. Long-term, the  climate effects will be so severe that they might destabilise governments, produce...
8 New Years Resolutions to Make Your 2021 Sustainable
We finally got to say Goodbye to 2020. All of us are wishing 2021 is going to be better than the last one. One way to make sure it will be is by taking care of the mother earth. The...
Wellbeing And Sustainability During The Pandemic
2020 has been a challenging year for everyone on this planet. Now, many countries are going  through lockdown again and people are feeling anxiety from restrictions and uncertainty.  Recent research shows that pandemic stress is having a serious impact on...
How to celebrate a sustainable Christmas
  We’re dreaming of a green Christmas. It’s the most wonderful time of the year. It’s also a time of excess, overspending and piles upon piles of plastic and wrapping paper.  If you want to be a little more mindful...
Movemetica’s Conscious Christmas Gift Guide
If you want to feel good about gifting this year, we’ve rounded up the most gorgeous, useful and sustainable gifts to spoil all your favourite people with. From some of our favourite Movemetica activewear pieces to a bottle of rosé...
10 Must Watch Eco-Documentaries
  It’s getting colder and some countries are going through lockdown again. Some of us are  spending evenings at home more and looking for good movies to watch with some hot drinks.  Lucky for us, streaming culture has given more...
How to compost your compostable mailers
So your gorgeous new leggings from Movemetica have arrived, hooray! Before you whip off your clothes and try them on, we want to remind you not to throw away the packaging they came in. Because guess what? That non-assuming little...
A beginners guide to composting with no fancy equipment
Want to help stop global warming, turn last night’s scraps into a gorgeous garden and give your pot plants a little love? It’s time to start composting.    Over the course of this year, you’ll produce about 180 kg of...
Problems with Synthetic Fabrics
The textile industry is dominated by synthetic materials such as polyester, nylon, rayon, or acrylic,  because synthetic and microfibres are cheaper to produce and easier to produce in large scale. But the  production of these synthetic fibres is damaging the environment on a massive scale.
Four things you didn't know you could buy packaging-free
Ditch the plastic - it’s time to go nude.  Did you know Australians throw out around 1.9 million tonnes of packaging each year? That’s enough to fill the Melbourne Cricket Ground nine times. Once its short life in your home...
How to Green Your Workout Routine
Working out makes you look and feel great. No matter what exercise you do, it’s bound to have benefits that improve your wellbeing and significantly improve the quality of your life.  In fact, studies have found that exercise can improve...
What chemicals are in our activewear?
Traditional activewear is often made from synthetic fabrics such as nylon, polyester and spandex. These materials release a large amount of greenhouse gases into the air, leak microplastics into our oceans, are non-biodegradable, and seep toxic dyes into our waterways....
5 Ways to Minimise Your Waste
Did you know that Australians produce 540kg of household waste per person, each year? Unnecessary packaging and things like single-use coffee cups and water bottles that we use because they are more “convenient” make up the bulk of this waste....
What to do With Your Old Clothes
Did you know that Australians buy an average of 27kg of new textiles each year and then discard around 23kg? Overall Australians send about 85% of the textiles we buy to landfill each year, two-thirds of which are synthetic fibres that...
Fast Fashion vs. Sustainable Fashion, and Why It Matters
As consumers become more aware of the detrimental effects of the fashion industry, terms like fast fashion and sustainable fashion are becoming part of our daily vocabulary.  But what do they really mean? And why should it matter to you?...
Caring For Your Clothes
Studies have found that we are getting rid of our clothes after just seven to ten wears. This may be because we get bored of the clothes we own, but it’s also largely because we’re not taking care of our clothes...
Why Sustainable Activewear is Better
Have you ever bought a cute pair of brightly coloured leggings, only to have them stretch out and become unflattering or see-through after a few wears? Here at Movemetica we know that you want to feel and look your best...