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  1. How Small Businesses Can Make an Impact on Fashion Recycling

    Thanks to the various campaigns and online advertisements, many people are now leaning towards sustainability. Opting to buy from thrift stores instead of expensive clothing brands, and donating to charities and institutions has become more and more common nowadays.   Many businesses are also choosing to use materials that can be recycled for creating products. [read more…]

  2. Can Donating Clothes Help Reduce Environmental Damage?

    With the fashion industry growing at a rapid pace, millennials are now moving toward living a sustainable lifestyle. This is because there have been growing concerns about global warming and its impact on the environment.   But while more and more people are becoming increasingly aware about the importance of recycling plastic and paper, there [read more…]

  3. Why You Should Care About Sustainable Fashion

    We often don’t pay attention to the details of what we wear.   Sure, we do our best to get the best brands, the most gorgeous styles and affordable fashion. But if we pay attention to our purchases, we’ll find that we’re supporting something that is not only unethical, but also illegal.   Problems of [read more…]

  4. Master The Art of Secondhand Shopping!

    For the fashion-conscious on a budget, secondhand shopping is a life changing experience. You have a complete store to your leisure, the nooks and crannies stuffed with potentially gorgeous pieces of clothing, just waiting to be mended, fixed and worn by those who value them.   But how do you find these treasures?   Here’s [read more…]

  5. Spring Clean Your Closet With These Simple Tips!

    It’s that time of the year again—to clean your closet. Not something we’re overly excited about; yes, we have been putting it off for a while, but hey, someone’s got to do it. And that someone is you.   But before you proceed to shell out all the clothes, hats, scarves and accessories you haven’t [read more…]

  6. Ethical Shopping 101: How to Be a More Responsible Buyer

    Love fashion? What happens when you find out that your passion has a negative impact on the environment?   Even as a casual shopper, you may be contributing to the problem way more than you think.   The problem, according to most environmentalists, is fast fashion.   The growing surplus of cheap clothing is creating [read more…]

  7. Textile Industry and Water Usage

    Water Consumption Pattern In Textile Mills Bleaching Dyeing & Finishing Printing Boiling Humidification Humidification Sanitary etc. Water Wastage In India alone, the textile industry uses 425,000,000 gallons of water daily.   500 gallons Quantity of water used in the production of just one pair of jeans.   Approximately 70 Million tonnes of water is wasted annually [read more…]

  8. Textile Recycling How it Help Communities

    2.5B pounds of textiles are tossed out every year.   With the help of textile recycling, more people can use affordable, high-quality outfits.   Products that use recycled clothes include Wiping cloths Paving materials Jewelry box lining Baseball filling   The Import & Export Of Second Hand Clothing Is Becoming A Big Business!   Globally, [read more…]

  9. The Environmental Impact Of Clothing & Fashion Industry

    The global textile and garment industry (including textile, clothing, footwear and luxury fashion) is worth nearly $3,000 Trillion   Did You Now? According to the EPA, 13.1 million tons of textiles are trashed each year in the U.S.A   American households spend nearly $2,000 on apparel, footwear, and related products and servicesevery year.   According to [read more…]

  10. Recycling Your Old Shoes – Ideas and More!

    Have a pair or two of worn out shoes that are just taking up rack space? Don’t throw them away.   Instead, you can start off a number of DIY projects to make beautiful, creative outdoor decorations. From decorating patios, to yards and even your garden, worn out shoes can be used in different ways. [read more…]