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Hello EU! New website. New warehouse. Come on in.
Willkommen, Benvenuto, Welkom, Bienvenu, Bienvenidos, Witamy to our new EU website and warehouse!
Let's make a rainbow! Half term craft activity for kids
Join us and the wonderful Amy from @rainbow.folk on a crafty adventure! Learn how to make these lovely rainbow...
How to be an Eco Hero this Earth Day (& every day)
Let’s keep the planet cool! Ideas for little (and big) ways to inspire kids to take care of the world around them. 
How to Make Your Own Eco Rainmaker Instrument
Come join our Jamboree. Learn how to make your own homemade rainmakers  from left over craft materials. They are fun to make, can be decorated in
What does Fairtrade really mean? Come & find out!
Ever wondered how Fairtrade makes a difference? We've put together a handy guide, plus some fun at home activities to get the kids involved...
10 fun things to do on a nature walk with kids!
Looking for ways to liven up your daily walk and see your local area in a whole new light? Here are 10 fun things to do...
Make do & mend: How to sew on a button
There are a few simple little fixes that can give well worn clothes a brand new lease of life. One easy repair is to replace a missing a button. Our friend...
Reusable wrapping for Christmas? Yes please! Our guide to eco-friendly, Furoshiki gift wrap
With a bit more time on our hands then usual, lots of us have been getting crafty and thinking about...
Stockist Stories: Lockdown life as a small shop owner
We hear from the lovely Nicola from Sea Whistle on how it's been to be an independent shop owner this year....
Let's get crafty! Make your own Halloween eco ghost garland.
A lovely indoor activity this Halloween which uses up left over pieces of fabric and can be brought out year after year! You will need: 30cm x 30cm fabric scraps (we used cream but...
Come on a nature Scavenger Hunt with us!
Come this way to get two free activities for your little ones this half term. Go on a scavenging adventure into the wild and then settle in back home with some free pumpkin colouring sheets.
Share and share alike. Our partnership with thelittleloop.
Since we teamed up with the Superloopers last year to give used clothes a new home, we’ve been looking at more ways to extend the life of the clothes we make...
From inspiration to reality. How our design process brings an idea to life.

By Josie Bragg, Little Green Radicals Designer. This season, I wanted to create a collection that took us on a journey through different lands. We took lots of inspiration from...

Join our forest adventure! Come behind the scenes...
Kids falling out of trees (almost…), an over enthusiastic goose and toddlers on the loose next to open water; our pre-lockdown Norseology photoshoot was definitely an adventure, and...
Organic all the way.
By Nick Pecorelli, Little Green Radicals Founder Little Green Radicals clothes have been organic from day one. The cotton we source and all the factories that produce our clothes have been certified as organic and Fairtrade each and every year....
The sun will come out tomorrow.
By Nick Pecorelli, Little Green Radicals Founder The one thing you need in abundance if you set up a business is optimism. I am fortunate to be blessed with it and if you want proof of that I can send...
Make your own face covering! Easy step-by-step guide
We've seen lots of colourful and comfy looking home made face coverings out and about, so we teamed up with our friend Julia from Upcycle Fashion to put together a guide.. 
Keep clothes lovely for longer: Sewing on a patch
Do you have a Little Green Radicals Explorer Badge or lovely little patch waiting to decorate something special, but not sure where to start? Look no further...
Stockist Stories
Nicola, owner of Whippersnappers, gives us a snapshot of her lovely shop in Deal, England. Find out how's she's been doing in lockdown and the ups and downs of being a small business owner. 
Hope Springs Eternal
This has been an unusual period of reflection for all of us. A virus that came from nowhere and the tumult of the unfinished dream born of the civil rights movement ...
Dress up finger puppets! It's bank holiday craft time.
To help keep little hands busy at home, we've made four finger puppets that you can cut out and dress up in your favourite Little Green Radicals outfits!