This is a Good Guide - for a Sustainable Lifestyle

This is a Good Guide - for a Sustainable Lifestyle

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This is a good guide for a sustainable lifestyle. It's as simple as that. Would you like to live more sustainably, but without putting a lot of time, effort or money into it? Then this is your book.

It's filled with practical and positive tips on fashion, beauty, food, home, work, travel and leisure, and shows that stylish and sustainable go very well together. In particular, it demonstrates that it is about being good, not perfect: about smart choices, doing what you can and what suits you.

With this modern handbook, sustainable fashion and lifestyle expert Marieke Eyskoot makes green living fun and doable. The right addresses, beautiful labels, great places, surprising facts and handy solutions - exactly what you need. Because doing good and feeling good at the same time: this is what everyone is looking for.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 280 pages
  • 179 x 239 x 26mm | 820g
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • English
  • Two colour illustrations and photographs throughout
  • 906369492X
  • 9789063694920
  • 29,847

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'The sustainable bible.'
Glamour NL

'Green is no longer boring, expensive or complicated, on the contrary, it's more enjoyable than ever. The advantages of sustainable living, according to expert Marieke Eyskoot. Her guide comes at exactly the right time.'
Harper's Bazaar NL

'In its genre, this book stands head and shoulders above the rest.'
Vrij Nederland

'She's an authority and Dutch celebrity from the world of sustainable fashion. Leave it to Marieke to get people inspired.'
de Volkskrant

"THIS IS A GOOD GUIDE has so much information portioned in easy digestible pieces, short interviews and tips and recommendations that probably everyone will find some news in it. Altogether, this is an impressive collection of all there is to know about sustainable living, written in a nice and optimistic tone. So indeed, quite a good guide."
- What Design Can Do

"This guide made the true difference for me. I now know better which things are sustainable, for both the world and for me, and where to buy them."

"The cover speaks for itself! From food to fashion to cosmetics Marieke tells you everything."

"Marieke strikes just the right tone and manages to sound kind and helpful without being judgemental."
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About Marieke Eyskoot

Marieke Eyskoot is a sustainable fashion and lifestyle expert, speaker and presenter. Alongside this, she is a consultant for brands, stores and companies, and as co-founder of international fair fashion tradeshow MINT she introduced numerous ethical labels to the Benelux. She wrote the first Dutch guide to fair fashion, 'Talking Dress', and travelled around the world as part of the Clean Clothes Campaign. For many media, she is the go-to person when it comes to commenting on developments in sustainable fashion and lifestyle, and is regularly recognised for her influence in these fields.
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