Category: <span>Ethical Fashion</span>

dk Active Takes a Slow Fashion Approach, Moving From Four Collections a Year to Two

dk Active Takes a Slow Fashion Approach, Moving From Four Collections a Year to Two

Australian ethical activewear label dk Active is the latest fashion brand to announce that it will be slowing down its fashion calendar to two collections per year rather than four – beginning with its Spring/Summer ’20 MOVE collection – in a bid to reduce the tsunami of clothing ending up in landfills. “With two collections per...

Eco Warrior Princess Celebrates 10 Years – A Note From the Founding Editor

Eco Warrior Princess Celebrates 10 Years – A Note From the Founding Editor

In 2008, I travelled to China on a mission to start a fashion business with my then business partner. What I witnessed there was the catalyst for my advocacy for ethics and sustainability in fashion. I had been raised by politically active parents so unionism and fighting for workers’ rights were concepts I had knowledge...

Outerknown Launched a Women’s Collection (and Me Likey)

Outerknown Launched a Women’s Collection (and Me Likey)

Last year, Outerknown, a sustainable apparel label co-founded by 11-time world surfing champion Kelly Slater and designer John Moore, launched its first ever women’s line. A natural follow-up to its successful men’s classic casual range, eco-conscious women can now shop Outerknown’s range of basic tees, loose button shirts and denim jeans right through to its...

Leading Hemp Underwear Brand WAMA Expands Its Range to Include Bralettes

Leading Hemp Underwear Brand WAMA Expands Its Range to Include Bralettes

Launched in 2017, pioneering hemp brand WAMA Underwear built a solid reputation on responsibly producing a range of classic and comfy underwear for men and women made from a blend of certified organic hemp and organic cotton. After years of customer feedback, the US-based global sustainable brand have finally introduced its new line of hemp...

28 Ethical and Sustainable Brands That Give Back to Charity and Community

28 Ethical and Sustainable Brands That Give Back to Charity and Community

When you buy through our links, we may earn fees from our affiliate partners. Learn more. As the world welcomes a new era of sustainability and consumers grow more environmentally and socially conscious, businesses too are evolving with the times; implementing ‘give back’ programs as part of their corporate social responsibility initiatives. Whether the business plants a...

Over 110 Brands Have Signed 2020 Circular Fashion Pledge Pushing for Industry-Wide Change

Over 110 Brands Have Signed 2020 Circular Fashion Pledge Pushing for Industry-Wide Change

The 2020 Circular Fashion Pledge, an initiative launched by sustainability consultant Adam Siegel on April 23 this year during Fashion Revolution Week and just after the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, is pushing for industry-wide commitment to circularity. Amid the economic uncertainty brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, 117 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have signed...

Vestiaire Collective Releases Its First Smart Side of Fashion Report

Vestiaire Collective Releases Its First Smart Side of Fashion Report

A new report by one of the world’s leading global community marketplaces for ‘desirable’ pre-loved fashion reveals positive growth in second-hand retailing and sustainable fashion, driven mainly by Gen Z and Millennials. Blending data from its global platform with market insights and international consumer trends, Vestiaire Collective‘s first ever bi-annual fashion report ‘The Smart Side...