Thoughtful Shopper

Sustainable knits, hand-printed dresses and the fabrics of the future

A regular guide to shopping with sustainability at front of mind

Style Ignite Studio offers lightweight summer knitwear that’s sustainably certified

All-season knitwear

Knitwear might not be the first thing to mind as the temperatures climb, but many brands are giving us good reasons to reconsider as the craft movement continues to thrive. Style Ignite Studio is one such brand. Founded by stylish sisters Jane and Ruth Flanagan, their newest collection features a range of GOTS-certified organic cotton jumpers and cardigans – all in pretty pastels and classic neutrals – that are a great investment for summer layering. Tactile and timeless, wear now styled over swimsuits and dresses or paired with linen trousers. Prices range from €69,