I’ve had my eyes on a pair of Veja’s for well over a year now. My constant ‘should I, shouldn’t I’ reached a tipping point recently and I took the plunge to buy the VEJA Esplar Leather (Extra White) from The Acey (more on them another time).

VEJA designs and produces trainers and accessories from sustainable materials. With a vision to deliver cultural change through fair trade and environmentally conscious practices.

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Milan Expo 2015

I was in Milan last week for my day job and had the opportunity to visit the Milan Expo 2015. I’d heard my Italian colleagues talk about the Expo, but I could never have imagined the incredible scale of it. The Expo brings together 140 participating countries over a 6 month period, showcasing innovation and future technology. What particularly interested me was Milan’s choice of theme: “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”.

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