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For the past five years, the Bangladesh Accord has made monumental improvements on garment labor safety since the tragic Rana Plaza Factory Collapse that killed 1,000+ garment workers. Now the nation’s government wants to put an end to it.
Making the switch from health care into creative fields is quite the leap. Sarina Ho and Jenny Nayoung have only known each other for a little over a year meeting through Instagram and decided to curate an ethical fashion pop-up.
Kia Davis, solo designer of Kikiskinis, took matters into her own hands after being tired of buying swimwear and clothing that did not properly fit her body type. She turned to her father’s closer where she repurposed an old polo shirt into a matching two-piece set.
Instead of giving massive discounts on our products, we chose to donate 8% of all sales to these wonderful non-profits that are helping victims of California’s most destructive fires, back on their feet.
Christopher RÆBURN is the embodiment of innovative fashion with a moral compass, attracting sustainable fashion advocates worldwide. “It is Mr. Ræburn’s clear vision of clothes that protect man and the planet that make him an original and exceptional designer.”
You know fast fashion is harmful. If you’re one of those people that’s heard about “conscious consumers” and wants to become one but doesn’t know where to start, you’ve come to the right place. It’s a lot simpler than you’d expect.
What does your trash have to do with streetwear? Rising experimental designer Nicole Blue of WastedLA can tell you. “If we can’t convince people to be environmentally-conscious because it’s the right thing to do, maybe we can convince them to support our cause because the things we make are also just really cool.”
Tons of articles already exist exposing fast fashion and the problems that manifest as a result of it. It can become difficult to follow especially if you are unfamiliar with the subject. We’ve broken it down for you.
Similar garment-related tragedies occurring over a century apart speaks volumes about how little progress we have made to improve garment worker safety. Maybe it is time we all wake up and evaluate our clothing consumption.
Pleasures, known for its punk-inspired, grunge wear and contentious designs, just dropped a sneak peak into a special capsule collection that suggests promoting reducing garment waste in landfills.