Today, we’d like to discuss the average perception of what things cost, uncover what goes into making these things we take for granted, and re-evaluate what we as consumers should expect to pay for our things.
Ever wondered about the history of indigo and why it is still so relevant today? Or maybe the impact that your clothing and the associated dyes have on the earth? Become enlightened, and find out how to dye your own set of 'true blues'.
If your ultimate goal is to be zero waste you have to think about the raw materials that are in everything you buy and if you want to buy clothing that is zero waste you want to buy hemp clothing and here is why:
Photo by Cassandra, Twist & Shutter There’s a certain stigma that surrounds the word “sustainability”. Some people think about patchouli, others think about not being able to drive their cars anymore, and some think “who the hell cares, we’re all going to die anyways.” My name is Kaya Dorey, Creator of NOVEL SUPPLY CO., and I am not one of those people. "I'm on a mission to make sustainability cool." It was learning about fast-fashion, synthetic fabrics and textiles waste that prompted me to go on a hunt for brands that were making sustainable apparel with natural fabrics. What I found (or didn't) was a bit of a downer. All the shops I walked into or found online advertised every buzz word...