About Lesbos and our Sappho Print Shirt.
Introducing our 'Sappho' shirt. Sappho was an early sixth / seventh centuries BCE Greek poet from the island of Lesbos (also spelt Lesvos). Much of Sappho's poetry is lost, but here is a little snippet from Ode to Aphrodite where she asks the goddess to ease the pains of her unrequited love for a woman. Come to me now thus, Goddess, and release meFrom distress and pain; and all my distractedHeart would seek, do thou, once again fulfilling, Still be my ally!" Hmm...relatable in a timeless fashion, no? Lesbians from around the world started visiting Skala Eressos...
Made in the UK fabric accessories for these times
Update England: masks to be worn on public transport from 15th June https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/jun/04/face-masks-to-be-made-compulsory-on-public-transport-in-england We had such a success with our handmade face masks, which kept selling out as soon as they were listed, that we decided to use the London factory which makes our shirts to make us a bulk order. Made from the same cotton poplin that we use for our fun shirts. Features UK made face mask for domestic use Purchase 2 : one to wash, one to wear Two layers of tightly woven cotton fabric with over ear loops Integral pocket so you can add your own filters Pliable aluminium insert...
Face masks for domestic use
By Nel Margerison For the last two weeks I have been at home sewing masks for personal use. As we see this global disaster impact our everyday lives we are looking for ways to protect our frontline staff. Please please leave N95 respirators for those who need them urgently. These masks are not surgical and will not protect from fine aerosolised virus. There are no guarantees that wearing a mask will offer protection to yourself, or others, but any barrier is better than none and this is re-iterated by every source we have researched. "The current scientific consensus is that...
We now offer Clearpay - Shop Now, Enjoy Now, Pay later
Good news - UK customrs can pay in 4 installments with Clearpay. What is Clearpay? First off, it isn't a loan as no interest is charged, but a...
Spread the Word
Thank you so much for believing in our brand and we look forward to a mutually prosperous 2020. Let us give back to you and not these faceless corporations that take all our advertising budget for little return.
Boxer shorts for every body
Here at GFW, we pride ourselves on designing for bodies. We know that many of you love the gorgeous boxer shorts for women made by Tom-Boi, but we wanted to go a step further and create an underwear product which remained true to our ‘gender free’ ethos. First acknowledging that
National Diversity Awards
In June 2017, GFW Clothing founder, Lisa Honan was nominated for the National Diversity Award Entrepreneur of Excellence. We received many votes from loyal customers, who said some lovely things about what we are doing. It is great to get this feedback as it means we are on the right track, bringing you the styles you want to wear, with the important addition th
Gender Neutral Clothing Company Launch
Gender Free World (GFW), a Brighton-based start-up providing clothing and products for individuals regardless of their gender, revealed their new brand of ‘clothing without labels’ at an exclusive event in the city on the 16th March.