Dame Vivienne Westwood warns about the devastating effects of plastic pollution in the New Statesman.
A lot has changed since I first set up shop on the King’s Road more than 40 years ago. The world is a lot smaller, with technological innovation and instant communication paving the way for the unstoppable force of globalisation. The way we live as consumers has changed too. We have become increasingly addicted to acquiring vast quantities of stuff, with little thought spared for the quality of what we are buying. The best thing I’ve ever said is: “Buy less, choose well, make it last”
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