Climate change is no longer a looming threat. The Earth’s temperature is rising; natural disasters are more frequent, and our landfills are filling up way too quickly. And the fashion industry is one of the biggest culprits when it comes to pollution. From water wastage to fabric dyeing, these are some processes that contribute to the adverse impact on our environment.
Fortunately, today’s consumers are a discerning bunch and many of them are making educated choices and opting for sustainable fashion alternatives. And there is also a group of thoughtful designers who are looking at the bigger picture, and doing things differently. Whether it’s taking into the consideration the amount of waste that is already rampant, or focusing on upcycling and recycling, the brands listed below are committed to making positive changes to the way we shop.