What journey have your shoes already taken, before they helped you make your own journey?
What ethical issues could we be stepping into?
This year I was lucky enough to travel to Hanoi, Vietnam.
We found ourselves venturing through the bustling market streets into what was one of the country’s bases for shoe and textile trade.
The perceptions are that ethics come at an added cost: but do we want to pay extra for ethical clothing, and should we have to?
I’m going to guess that most of us would answer no, we do not want to pay more for our clothing to be both fashionable and ethical, and neither should we feel we have to.
But the reality is, the ethical clothing options out there right now are usually more expensive.