How we found our forever coat

How we found our forever coat

We talk about the design, materials and construction of our buy for life Hackney Coat. Plus - top tips for winter coat shopping.
November 27, 2020
GROUNDTRUTH backpacks: tough, sleek and 100% recycled

GROUNDTRUTH backpacks: tough, sleek and 100% recycled

From cutting-edge materials to a wide-open supply chain, we want to highlight all the ways in which this exciting new brand is doing things a little differently.
November 24, 2020
BuyMeOnce’s 8 Reasons to be Optimistic for 2020

BuyMeOnce’s 8 Reasons to be Optimistic for 2020

If you've been struggling under the weight of cheerless news stories, read about the ways in which we're seeing positive change.
December 24, 2019
Tara Button: How it felt to meet The Minimalists

Tara Button: How it felt to meet The Minimalists

Tara Button sits down with Joshua Fields Milburn and Ryan Nicodemus - founders of The Minimalists podcast, to talk all things minimalism and the inception story of BuyMeOnce. 
October 15, 2019
Decluttering the Things I Didn’t Need: Tara’s Minimalist Year

Decluttering the Things I Didn’t Need: Tara’s Minimalist Year

Our ever-inspired founder and dear leader Tara Button decided to cut the crap. Living for a year without extraneous items, this list was to be her own minimalist bible. I think it’s about time we discovered how she got on. Was it way too easy? Was it a little too tough?

October 15, 2019
The BuyMeOnce Start-Up Story: The people back us!

The BuyMeOnce Start-Up Story: The people back us!

There comes a time in every business journey where you have to decide whether to go big or go home. Whether you’re happy for a business to stay small and bring in a cosy income or to continue to set your eyes at something more ambitious. For Tara, this decision was made years ago. The day she set out the mission of BuyMeOnce: To change the way the world shops from short-term buying to long-term buying.
July 05, 2019
30 Long Lasting Wedding Present Ideas

30 Long Lasting Wedding Present Ideas

These 30 wedding present ideas are incredibly long lasting and perfect for anyone in the wedding party, no matter who's on your list.
May 17, 2019
Apple plans eco "Everlasting" iPhone

Apple plans eco "Everlasting" iPhone

Apple to launch an "Everlasting" iPhone! Will this be the end of planned obsolescence and waste in the phone industry?
April 01, 2019
Waste and Wages Top the Concerns of Conscious Consumers

Waste and Wages Top the Concerns of Conscious Consumers

With the top five issues spanning social and environmental concerns, it suggests that consumers want to see businesses taking action in more than one way, reinforcing that the ethical and sustainable community is multi-dimensional and brands need to respond accordingly.
March 01, 2019
Marie Kondo will not save us

Marie Kondo will not save us

Decluttering is just one step in curing our sick relationship with stuff, and it may be the easiest step to tackle. What the Marie Kondo method doesn’t address is the reason our homes became cluttered. Here's what you can do to tackle this issue.
January 25, 2019
6 Products and Honest Tips for a Low-Waste, Healthy Period

6 Products and Honest Tips for a Low-Waste, Healthy Period

Women were happily using reusable cloth pads for centuries until certain companies began touting the idea that throwaway products were more “sanitary.” Whilst periods are many things – painful, emotional, hugely inconvenient – they’re the most natural thing in the world. Conversely, throwaway sanitary towels are often made using plastic that won’t biodegrade and nasty chemicals to make them smell nicer.
January 11, 2019
10 Tips for a Mindful Year: How to beat stress, anxiety and clutter in 2019

10 Tips for a Mindful Year: How to beat stress, anxiety and clutter in 2019

New Year is the perfect time to draw a line in the sand. It’s time to regroup so that 2019 can become your best year yet. Here are our top 10 tips for how to beat stress, anxiety and clutter and have a more mindful 2019.
January 03, 2019