Köpstoppsbloggen – Not Buying It – started in December 2006 as part of my, Ann-Christin KarlénGrammings, shopping ban project that took place in 2007. The shopping ban was inspired by Judith Levine, and American woman who completed a similar year-long project.  My driving force was originally less related to the environment, focusing instead on how reduced consumption affected me as a person. What happens when you cannot express your identity through consuption? Throughout the year, however, the connection with environmental sustainability and how our unsustainable consumption affects the climate became apparent. Drastically […]