Sustainability + Slow Fashion
Did you know the fashion industry accounts for around 8% of carbon emissions, meaning it contributes more to climate change than international aviation and shipping combined! Yikes!
We believe having a good tailor is key to sustainability and the slow fashion movement. Fight against climate change and fast fashion by showing love to pieces that already exist.
By thinking of the garments we wear as long-term investments instead of short-term disposable items, we help fight against the wasteful consumption patterns that contribute to climate change.
Want to learn more?
Here are some of the most compelling stats with linked articles we've found about the
environmental impact of the fashion industry.
The average American throws away around 81 pounds of clothing yearly.
Around 70 million barrels of oil a year are used to make polyester fibers in our clothes.
The textile sector still represents 10 to 20 percent of pesticide use.
Less than 11% of brands are implementing recycling strategies for their items.
To find sustainable brands or check the brands you love, we recommend Good On You.