Sustainable Brand: Organic Basics

On my search for eco-friendly basic clothing, I found the Danish brand Organic Basics. The brand is based in Copenhagen and it has been active since 2015. Sustainability and ethical practices are at the core of the brand. All of the clothes from Organic Basics are made from sustainable fabrics. The most commonly used fabric is… Continue reading Sustainable Brand: Organic Basics

Different Approaches To Sustainable Fashion Explained

Sustainable fashion can be defined as clothing, shoes, and accessories that are manufactured taking into account both environmental and socio-economic aspects. This implies continuous work to improve all stages of the product’s lifecycle from design, raw material production, manufacturing, transport, storage, marketing, and final sale. To use, reuse, repair, remake and recycling of the product and… Continue reading Different Approaches To Sustainable Fashion Explained

Sustainable Brand: Komodo

Strolling down the sustainable webshop http://www.watmooi.nl I discovered the English brand Komodo. Their goal is to design beautiful clothes and at the same time to bring fair jobs in developing countries. People who work hard to make our clothes deserve respect and fair wages. The founder of Komodo believes that it is a privilege to be able… Continue reading Sustainable Brand: Komodo

Fashion Must-have: Little Black Dress

A Little black dress or better known as 'LBD' is a black simple and short dress. The origins date back to the 1920s designs of Coco Chanel. The intention was to create a trend that is long-lasting, versatile, and in a neutral color.  An LBD is essential in a woman wardrobe. It can be dressed up… Continue reading Fashion Must-have: Little Black Dress

Cotton VS Polyester

We are surrounded by fabrics. The clothes we wear, the sheets we sleep with, the upholstery on our furniture, the rug we walk on. We can't avoid them. Before the invention of polyester in 1941, most used fabrics were of natural origin. Wool, cashmere, silk, linen, hemp, and cotton. If you start reading the fabric… Continue reading Cotton VS Polyester

Top 10 Organic Cotton T-shirts

Summer is just around the corner! Let’s try to make this coming season greener than it already is. How? By investing in organic and ethically made T-shirts. You might ask yourself why to invest in organic cotton? Here some facts: – Organic cotton is grown without the use of insecticides, pesticides and chemical fertilizers. –… Continue reading Top 10 Organic Cotton T-shirts

Learn More About Fast Fashion

Did you watched "The True Cost" and want to learn more about Fast Fashion? I have gathered seven videos for you to learn who is paying the real price of cheap clothes. Here they are: 1. Fashion Factories Undercover - Real Stories https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHw4HEzzsyc&t=2s 2. Sweatshop - Deadly Fashion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ScG9TspWB0 3. Made in Bangladesh - The… Continue reading Learn More About Fast Fashion

Sexy And Sustainable Made Undies

Cheap underwear is made from synthetic fabrics. Mostly polyester and nylon. These fabrics are loaded with chemicals that  are not bad for your health, 'apparently'.  The garment workers who made such underwears are suffering and not getting paid enough to make our €2,- panties. We need to stop buying cheap undies. And whether it's healthy… Continue reading Sexy And Sustainable Made Undies

5 ETHICAL, ECO & VEGAN SHOES FOR THE WINTER

Leather alternative quality shoes it is a relatively new product which makes it difficult to find in regular shops. Luckily I found the Dutch webshop "En-&". The owner: Laura, started the webshop where she only sells eco and vegan shoes. For her, it's important to wear fashionable shoes, that no animal was needed to be… Continue reading 5 ETHICAL, ECO & VEGAN SHOES FOR THE WINTER

Sustainable Brand: Troo

Ethically made lingerie has the bad reputation of being boring and basic. It took me some time until I found this sexy badass lingerie brand: Nette Rose that I discovered through Troo. A webshop that sells only ethically made pieces. Slow and responsible fashion is at the core of the founders of Troo: Nic and… Continue reading Sustainable Brand: Troo