What Is Lyocell vs Tencel? + Where to Find Tencel Clothing

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In the world of sustainable fashion, materials are always a hot topic. Whether we’re talking deadstock, low impact, recycled or repurposed, there are a million different opinions as to what is truly best from an environmental perspective. Lyocell fabric is certainly no exception to … more

The Best Sustainable Sunglasses – Our Eco Friendly Picks

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As spring and summer approach and the bright sun returns from its winter nap, you might be in the market for a new pair of shades. This guide to the best eco-friendly sunglasses has you covered!  When considering the sustainability of a pair of … more

14 Linen Clothing Brands – Our Top Picks

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We’ve already shared why linen is such an amazing fabric and perfect for a sustainable wardrobe. So you might be wondering where the best places are to find linen clothing. Here’s our roundup of high-quality, sustainable, and ethically-made linen garments: NotPerfectLinen This Etsy shop … more

Is Bamboo Fabric Sustainable? Or Greenwashing?

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While researching sustainable textiles, you may have come across phrases like “organic bamboo,” “rayon made from bamboo,” or “viscose made from bamboo.” Popular sustainable companies such as Boody, Encircled, and Thought all use bamboo in their clothing. So what exactly are bamboo fabrics? And … more

Is Wool Ethical? What to Look For with Wool, Alpaca and Cashmere

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As temperatures drop we want to stay comfy and cozy, many reaching for warm woolen sweaters and cardigans. Wool offers many great insulating and breathable properties and is wonderful in winter. However it comes from animals so for anyone concerned about animal welfare, questions … more

5 Vegan Leather Alternatives to PU and PVC & are they Sustainable?

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Sustainable Vegan Leather Guide The ongoing debate of which vegan leather alternatives are the most sustainable is, well, ongoing.  We all understand at this point that traditional leather, usually made from cowhide, isn’t necessarily a debate around sustainability but about ethics (although leather is … more

Sustainable Fabric & Yarn Stores

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Making your own clothing is already a lot more sustainable and ethical than buying new, but it’s even better to source eco friendly materials if you can! For all you sewers and DIYers, this roundup is a list of places where you can find … more

What is Linen? Why I Love It (and you should too!)

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Linen is an amazing fabric: it’s not only wonderful to wear, but is also the oldest known fibre, as well as one of the most sustainable! Here’s what you should know about linen: How Linen Fabric is Made Linen comes from the flax plant. … more