The How To Podcast Series 1

S1E6: Abbie Newton

23rd September 2021

In this episode, I’m speaking with North Wales-based artist Abbie Newton. Abbie is the proud owner of Newton Hilditch, an abstract art business that celebrates the nude body through creating bespoke hand-painted acrylic, canvas pieces. Painting has been a long-time hobby and passion for Abbie, who decided to swap fashion for art at the end of […]

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S1E5: Dani Woolley

15th September 2021

In this episode, I speak to Dani at Push Design Store. Push Design Store is a sustainable textiles and accessories brand that is interested in collaboration over competition. Dani believes in working with environmentally conscious independent makers and artists in the U.K. to support local sustainable businesses and reduce global manufacturing. Hand-making and hand-painting her […]

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S1E4: Lydia Bolton

12th September 2021

In this episode, I speak to London-based sustainable fashion designer, Lydia Bolton. Lydia, who created her namesake brand in 2019, felt compelled to create fashion in a way that didn’t harm the environment.  Using second-hand clothing sourced from thrift stores and unsellable items in charity stores, Lydia turns unwanted garments and reconstructs them into innovative new […]

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S1E3: Ella Lambert

31st August 2021

On this episode, I’m joined by Ella Lambert, founder of The Pachamama Project, a volunteer-run, not-for-profit organisation making and distributing reusable sanitary pads to refugees around the world and growing a network of volunteers around the UK to make them. Ella came up with the idea for Pachamama during the Covid lockdown in July 2020.  Armed […]

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S1E2: Charlotte Peacock from Twin Made

17th August 2021

In this episode, I’m speaking with Charlotte Peacock, who runs sustainable craft workshops in the heart of Cardiff City Centre. Charlotte started teaching creative workshops in 2014, after seeing there weren’t many sustainable one-off craft classes in Cardiff. She helps people turn unwanted material into made to measure shift dresses, lampshades and more.  Twin Made offers […]

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S1E1: Kayleigh Gresty

28th June 2020

The How To Podcast is a weekly series in which Beth chats to a special female powerhouse about their career path, being career conscious, and any important projects you should know about. We’ll also be speaking to incredible activists who are seeking to make the world a better place. In this episode, I talk to […]

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