Online rental clothing service

Hello! As many of you know, September is the month of secondhand, promoting to buy pre-owned clothes in an attempt to reduce the amount of waste that ends up in landfills! That got me inspired to write about a new emerging trend which is also contributing to extend the lifecycle of garments and so itContinue reading “Online rental clothing service”

Sustainable sneakers that do good!

Hello! I have come across another interesting company producing sustainable and recyclable sneakers,100% Made in Italy, called WOMSH, which stands for Word of Mouth Shoes to promote the idea that the products they make can spread the message of respect for the environment. Sustainability as I go along and dig into it, it is aContinue reading “Sustainable sneakers that do good!”

Amazing ethical jewels brand!

Hello! If you are interested in buying ethical jewels you should definitely take a look at this brand, Article 22! Article 22 has a very powerful message to convey which is to transform weapons into something positive. Basically local artisans based in Laos create pieces of jewelry using residual bombs or leftovers debris from theContinue reading “Amazing ethical jewels brand!”

Unconventionally Circular brand for bags and shoes

Hello! if you are looking for a new bag or pair of shoes you should definitely take a look at this brand Funky Kalakar! This brand is putting a lot of focus and energy into promoting the value of transparency in the fashion industry. Basically this company believes that transparency is key to craft aContinue reading “Unconventionally Circular brand for bags and shoes”

Adire inspired brand you should know

Hello! Have you ever heard of Adire textile? If not, Adire textile is the indigo–dyed cloth made in southwestern Nigeria by Yoruba women, using a variety of resist-dyeing techniques wihich are very labor-intensive and they form part of long lasting traditions passed from one generation to the next. You can find many readings and videos on the Internet to deep dive and know moreContinue reading “Adire inspired brand you should know”

Cruelty free vegan handbags

Hello! Looking for a modern luxury yet affordable bags brand which is committed to produce items with no use of animal leather? Check this one out! EXPRESSIONS NYC This brand has the commitment to sustain circular economy and they state that the materials used in their production process are 100% vegan, therefore constantly researching and utilizingContinue reading “Cruelty free vegan handbags”

Sustainable fashion brand sharing 90% of profits

Hello! With the current pandemic seemingly fueling a new eco-consciousness, consumers are increasingly looking for sustainable options for the market.  There is a common perception that sustainable fashion costs a fortune, or more in general mass consumers are not willing to pay a lot more for eco-friendly products. In my opinion this statement is unfortunatelyContinue reading “Sustainable fashion brand sharing 90% of profits”

Shoes made from recycled fishing net

Hello! During my recent trip to Italy I had the opportunity to visit the “Sustainable thinking” exhibition hosted by Ferragamo Museum in Florence which I highly recommend! In this occasion I came across a stunning pair of sustainable boots. They are made from recycled fishing nets, sole made from recycled rubber and agglomerated cork, cedarContinue reading “Shoes made from recycled fishing net”

Looking for peace silk garments?

Hello! Have you ever heard about “peace silk”? The better definition of this variety of silk I have found in a sustainable fashion glossary is ” a method of breeding and harvesting silk without violence, and it allows the completion of the metamorphosis of the silkworm to the butterfly, so that no animal has toContinue reading “Looking for peace silk garments?”

Garments made from overstock fabric

Hello! I came across this brand Avavav.com that makes sustainable products by using overstock fabrics, which basically are leftovers from fabrics bought in excess by other fashion brands. Basically Avavav rescues those fabrics before they are thrown away and makes new garments out of them which is a good contribution to a sustainable manufacturing chainContinue reading “Garments made from overstock fabric”