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”

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”

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?”

Green Knitwear

Hello! Have you ever heard about this knitwear brand, named Sheep Inc? This company positions itself as the world’s first carbon-negative fashion brand and it is committed to push back against the fashion industry’s reputation as one of the world’s largest polluters and I am quoting “set a new standard of environmental accountability”. How doContinue reading “Green Knitwear”

Eco Luxe Activewear

Hello! If you are looking into buy some stylish activewear from a sustainable brand, you should check Contur. This British brand creates gym garments using Econyl yarn, which is made of recycled fishing nets and ocean plastic. As you can see browsing through their website the key principle is to promote body confidence and that isContinue reading “Eco Luxe Activewear”

Eco-friendly shoes to buy

Hello! If you are looking to buy sneakers shoes that are eco-friendly you should definitely take a look at this brand, ACBC. ACBC, which stands for anything can be changed, is a pioneer in creating modular shoes that are also minimizing the impact on the environment by reducing a lot the CO2 emissions as partContinue reading “Eco-friendly shoes to buy”

Fancy a stylish vegan bag?

Hello!  It was an amazing surprise for me to learn that food waste can be actually transformed into clothes and accessories! There are few realities already operating in the fashion industry that are slowly investing in technologies and processes to make this transformation happen. Today I am introducing you to this brand, ALKEME ATELIER, specializedContinue reading “Fancy a stylish vegan bag?”