Threads for Change: My top reasons to invest in sustainable fashion

Blouse made from repurposed linen. 
 I started Trash to Couture to inspire a less wasteful approach to the mass-produced fashion mainstream. I wanted viewers to see they didn't have to sacrifice fashion to live eco-consciously. Since starting the blog back in 2010, the fashion industry has grown to being the "third most polluting industry in the world…" All the more why it's important to become aware of brands that have an ethical impact on society. Which brings me to a new series I am starting on T2C highlighting my favorite sustainable brands.

Before diving in though, let's look at the main reasons why it's important to invest in sustainable/ethical companies: 

1) Good for the environment

We know it's good for the environment but most people don't know exactly why. Let me break it down for you. 

It’s estimated that each year the world consumes 80 billion pieces of clothing. This adds up to millions of tons in waste each year. Investing in sustainable brands cuts down on the massive amounts of waste being created.

Many sustainable brands use natural materials like bamboo, organic cotton, and hemp. This means less chemical waste (petroleum, fossil fuel, etc) being produced in the atmosphere to create synthetic fibers like polyester and nylon, therefore less pollution. You're also reducing your impact on water, materials, and energy systems across the supply chain. Did you know it takes 200 gallons of water to grow the cotton for a typical tshirt? 

2) People matter 

 The fashion industry is known for their harsh labor practices and fast fashion is a major part of this. By investing in ethical brands means your clothing is made in proper work environments with fair pay. Many of these brands are committed to helping others, from donating proceeds to charities, supporting causes, and community outreach programs. 

3) Keeping art and small business thriving

With an industry run by large manufacturing companies, skilled artisans are being run out of business. Choosing to purchase handmade products keeps art and small businesses alive. Even better if they're local. 

4) Quality

Your items will last longer because the fabrics are made with organic, renewable fibers. You won't need to wash them as often and most are cleaned using a cold/gentle cycle and hung to dry.  

5) One-of-a-kind

You will most likely be the only one in your circle wearing that unique, handmade dress. Coming from a designer perspective,, whenever I'm creating a garment for a client it's done with the utmost attention to detail through a very patient and careful process. Custom fit to their specific measurements. It's really a special thing to have something made just for you. 
Same goes for thrift shopping, you can read more about that here

You don't have to sacrifice style to live eco-friendly and you'll see why in the upcoming collaborations.
I look forward to sharing this series with you. List some of your reasons why you invest in sustainable products? What are some of your favorite brands?


  1. It is all true, you can buy a t-shirt with prints for 3€ and if you have any idea what the fabrics usually cost you can only guess why the price is so low... Our clothes (me and kids, husband doesn't find anything second hand usually) are mainly second hand. The "better" clothes are usually self made or gotten as presents. For the kids it is very easy, just find someone with a bit older children than you have and you can buy almost anything second hand with very reasonable price. For me it was first the price, then it was all that you have listed here. We don't look like wearing second hand and we use much less money on clothes than I think average family does. It is good to know that I do what I can for the nature and also to teach our kids to recycle, upcycle and re-use too. :)

  2. wow, the picture is so beautiful, she looks really stylish, thank you for sharing this article.

  3. Nice designing top you weared in this picture.

  4. Replies
    1. I am totally agree with you have a look at our Jaipur escorts - Jaipur call girls and escorts in Jaipur for more amazing fun.

  5. Thanks for the information. Take 65% offer on techsmith camtasia for professional screen recording.

  6. Thanks for provide us such a great information. Bangalore Escorts

  7. I should need to thank you for the undertakings you have made in encircling this article. I am confiding in a close best work from you later on as well. Keep sharing! Intending to survey your next post.
    Escort in Jaipur

  8. A beautifully written article, if only all bloggers look at your content and learn from it than the internet would be a far better place. thanks and plz share your more updates.
    Delhi Escorts
    Call Girl in Delhi
    Delhi Escort

  9. Really this article is very useful and informative for everyone. And I hope you’ll share more ideas and useful article with us.
    Delhi Escorts
    Escorts in Delhi
    Delhi Escorts Service
    Escorts Service in Delhi

  10. Happy to see this wonderful article, You are giving inspiration, a motivation to us. The substance you dispersed here is fundamentally incomprehensible.
    Call Girls Hyderabad
    Hyderabad Call Girls Service

  11. Really loved reading your blog. It was very well authored and easy to understand. Unlike other blogs I have read which are really not that good.Thanks a lot! I truly like you're composing style, incredible data, thank you for posting.
    Gurgaon Escorts Service
    Rk Puram Escorts Service
    Mayapuri Escorts Service
    Delhi Cantt Escorts Service
    Vikas Puri Escorts Service

  12. The worlds best Bras . The sexiest Thong and Sport , Bras , Lingerie , Nightwear , Beauty The most beautiful bodysuit. Discover whats hot now.

  13. Delhi Escorts Service great enlist some those women who are talented service master with numerous years of knowledge in this field. She has mixed collection sexual back up in this agency. Simply feel her most loved back rub alongside her extraordinary and unmistakable innovation.

  14. Superb selection of colors! There’s definitely too Delhi Escorts much to find out about this topic.


  15. Good post i am pretty much pleased with your good post.You put really very helpful information

    โปรโมชั่นGclub ของทางทีมงานตอนนี้แจกฟรีโบนัส 50%
    เพียงแค่คุณสมัคร สล็อตออนไลน์ กับทางทีมงานของเราเพียงเท่านั้น
    สมัครสล็อตออนไลน์ >>> Goldenslot
    สนใจร่วมสนุกกับ คาสิโนออนไลน์ คลิ๊กได้เลย
    มีทั้งคาสิโนออนไลน์ หวยออนไลน์ ฟุตบอลออนไลน์ สล็อตออนไลน์ และอื่นๆอีกมากมาย

  16. I hope that your post will be noticed by many people because it brings a lot of information to everyone, I will share it with my friends, wish you success. I enjoyed it, thanks for posting it, I hope this post of yours will be more appreciated by it really excellent.
    free friv Games 2019, jogos io online, abcya free, cá koi mini

  17. Glad to see this kind of wonderful and interesting valuable post.
    Delhi Escorts Service

  18. My height give me ultra sexy looks. My vital status are 36 24 36. I m new in Kolkata Escort services. As a independent Kolkata escorts I m enjoying my life fullest. Every time I learn new new things from my client. I am straight forward Kolkata Escort Girl who never disappoint others.
    Kolkata Escorts Service
    Escorts Service in Kolkata
    Kolkata Call Girls Service
    Call Girls in kolkata
    Vip Call Girls in Kolkata
    Independent VIP Escorts in Kolkata
    Cheap Call Girls in Kolkata
    High Profile Call Girls in Kolkata
    Russian Call Girls in Kolkata
    Kolkata Airhostess Call Girl Escorts

  19. Hi, This is Deepa joshi from Indian Escorts. If you want the high profile Escorts in Delhi and Call Girls in Delhi then visit our website. Our Mumbai Escorts and Goa escorts services.

  20. Delhi has the most frequented Desi Bhabhi categories at the best of your site. You could have seen our VIP ads Desi Bhabhi. We strive to acquire you the top visibility for your adverts by bumping them to the top. Learn what advertisements it is possible to article. Introducing Confirmed Indian Bhabhi Unbiased Desi Bhabhi is generally ready for providing you with the contact of pleasure. We deliver unbiased Desi Bhabi for accompanying you to some wonderful place from the city.

  21. The good thing is, We now have set up as the most effective Goa Escorts. The excellent assortment of Goa Escorts for you available below for hiring unmatched excellence of call girls. We happen to be top rated voted among the Call Girls in Goa Company to satisfy the aspiring desires. Our Goa Escorts girls contain the expertise, high-quality, homework, psychological body, and wonderful smile.

  22. We provide fascinating escorts to get rid of your wishes and provide you sexual satisfaction. We provide unique Call Girls in Nagpur to make your nights amazing and memorable. We provide Call Girls in Nagpur to you personally to get rid of your strain and give you true satisfaction so that you can shell out some time with them in a bit. Today Most people are suffering from unneeded stress and ailments. Every one of these Call Girls in Nagpur is properly trained with knowledgeable escorts and instructed to permit your recommendations. Call Girls in Nagpur are in substantial demand now. In the same way, it is nice that we can have a great time in probably the most astounding way. You can find numerous other attention-grabbing factors to do and considered one of the significant matters contain obtaining one of the most pleasing escort services.

  23. Most men hire a call girl in Rishikesh as this place is filled with various exotic places and beautiful locations. Get what you want and enjoy a wild evening with hot Rishikesh Escorts who will make you sexually satisfied and happy.
    Call girl in Rishikesh
    Escorts in Rishikesh
    Rishikesh Escorts
    Escort Service in Rishikesh

  24. Courting a lady from Ludhiana Escorts is comparable to taking place a day with your genuine existence girlfriend or just an acquaintance; you make initiatives to appear well dressed and clean up. Their lean entire body, thick thighs, curly hairs, and eco-friendly eyes are so amazing they needn't discuss something to the customers. Their elegance by itself reveals almost everything to them. Your girlfriend could be shy and charming but Will not generate an oversight in everyday life to begin to see the escorts within the same look. Ludhiana Escorts charge for their boldness and competencies. On account of our commitment, the Ludhiana Escorts price tag charge list offers you the satisfaction of obtaining the cum shots and blow jobs like in flicks.

  25. In today's cut neck competitive world, men are highly stressed to obtain, show their achievement to world that themselves are not aware that they're getting depressed, having suicidal thought processes and want escapism from this selfish world.
    Nainital escort service
    Haldwani escort service
    Ramnagar escort service
    Rudrapur escort service
    Dehradun escort service
    Haridwar escort service
    Rishikesh escort service
    Mussoorie escort service

  26. If you are about to request escort services, Nainital escorts would be the best and perfect options for customers wherever their needs are fully met and also relax completely and have no stress. Where your privacy will probably be kept secret, we can book your appointment by phone.
    Dehradun Call Girls
    Haridwar Call Girls
    Rishikesh Call Girls
    Mussoorie Call Girls

  27. The call girls of Jodhpur have very fresh attitude to their life and they are very capable to do anything by their Jodhpur call girl services and at the same time they are available at very reasonable price list.
    Jodhpur escorts
    Hyderabad Call Girls
    Ahemadabad escorts
    Jaipur Escorts

  28. Our Udaipur escort services are totally transparent. We run a resourceful escorts service with hundreds of passionate and sincere escorts. Our escorts are fit, smart and confident. I can positively make fulfilled and push to summarize your thoughts into reality at any background. I am extremely excited and flawless conduct which informs you to show over me.
    Udaipur escort service
    Jodhpur escort service
    Ajmer escort service
    Dehradun escort service
    Nainital escort service
    Haridwar escort service

  29. The place after encountering the irresistible babes walking on the streets wearing tempting attires. For that category of men, who are not satisfied with their sex life and exploring international quality erotic services in the vicinities of Mumbai.
    Mumbai escorts
    Udaipur escorts
    Goa escorts

  30. Escort service is freely available in Udaipur You can avail the service of Udaipur call girls in Udaipur at any place cheap and good rate.escort service in udaipur


  31. Also known to come with crucial offerings for its sensible, down-to-earth and important clients,Escorts Service in Gurgaon really means in fulfilling their lives with cheerful moments to make love in concern to ensure them live their lives in abetter way. Check our other Services...
    Russian Call Girls in Gurgaon
    Russian Escorts in Gurgaon
    Russian Escorts in Gurgaon
    Call Girls in Gurgaon
    Call Girls in Gurgaon

  32. Aerocity Call Girls is the best organization and the best provider in the capital of India and we are one of the most popular escort service providers in India. For those who have never seen us before, we have an "Aerocity Escorts" party for you all in Aerocity. We are the leading escort service provider for young women and young men of all ages.

  33. The best option is to choose the Escort Service In Aerocity, which completes the service when it appears in the city of Aerocity. Escort Service In Aerocity has professional, well qualified, and knowledgeable women who guarantee you that you will get infected. You will get the most amazing girls who can manage the most outlandish Escort Service In Aerocity and manage it at a reasonable cost.

  34. To give just one example, these females behave with fun and satisfaction, only so that they are available in Escort Service in Gurgaon agencies. We are one of the best agencies and offer different types of Gurgaon Escorts agency. The escort agency offers legitimate camaraderie services that accompany the agency at all-important birthday parties.

  35. We are the best Escorts Service Provider in Uttar Pradesh. Our call girls are the best in terms of sexual satisfaction with full pleasure, they are well qualified and professional working.

    Escorts in Uttar Pradesh ||
    Escort Service in Uttar Pradesh ||
    Uttar Pradesh Escorts ||
    Call girls in Uttar Pradesh
    Escort Girl in Uttar Pradesh

  36. Russian Nagpur Escorts If you are looking for a dazzling female escort, who can be a girlfriend in a day and play the recently married wife at night, then you are on the right track. Don’t make the hastiness to book a Nagpur Escorts first read about them again as per your taste. Take some time to choose an escort girl and read her short biopic as well as working experience too. Nagpur Escorts has a variety of categories to be chosen, one of them sets your mind concept.

  37. Contingent upon the endurance of the escort young lady you pick, you can recruit world-class Karol Bagh Escorts. These excellent Karol Bagh Call Girls offering standard sex are generously compensated than an ordinary whore. Along these lines, don't anticipate something of that sort from an escort young lady.

  38. Avail unlimited fun and enjoy in Nashik Escorts endless sexual orgasms from horny girls who will be seductive and fierce in the bedroom and get sexual satisfaction.

    Escorts in Nashik |
    Call girls in Nashik |
    Escort Service in Nashik |
    Nashik Escort Service |
    Nashik Escorts |

  39. Join with us and choose your Escorts in Mumbai they all will satisfy your bad kinks.

  40. دانلود آهنگ جدید ایرانی و ترکی با بهترین کیفیت و لینک مستقیم از سایت موزیکدل

  41. Enjoyed reading the article above, really explains everything in detail,the article is very interesting and effective.Thank you and good luck for the upcoming articles if you guyz want vasiya mantra for love in tamil than contact me


  42. Are you bored of loneliness and spending hours amidst absolute hopelessness after work? Don’t feel bad about yourself; you can actually help yourself to get back those glamorous days and excitement in life. How about getting in touch with our sexy Agra divas? They are always available to help you enjoy some of the best days of your life with their ultimate charm, seduction and a body worth worshipping. The sexy Agra escorts know their clients’ mindset well and understand how to seduce them by ensuring complete relaxation and satisfaction at the end of every session.
    Agra Escorts
    Agra Escorts
    Independent Agra Escorts

  43. I Like this topic and it is very Call Girls in Bangalore informative and I liked it very much and I would like to suggest this with my friends.

  44. Digital Marketing Course is designed for those who wanted to start their career in the digital marketing field with a high paying job in the Industry with 32 Advanced Modules.digital marketing institute in delhi
    digtal marketing institute

  45. You're going to avail distinct kinds of Qualified telephone Girls out there in the escort industry, but not all of them are the ideal. In this aspect, helping Green Park Escort Service's service would be most advantageous for you without any doubt. Green Park Escorts Service These pro call girls are very likely to possess all the qualities and attributes you might want in the ultimate professional telephone girls.

  46. Your conjuring is no more existing with High profile Independent Delhi Escorts Yeah! It is sure about all of us that we all once upon a time in life have the fantasy of conceiving the unrealistic expectation from the girlfriend or the wife. It is the genuine nature of each of us, but when the breaches became sorority for survival, what we do to make life more enduring and we did not find anyone with us for moral support. Becoming a fraudulent close companion at that time is only the VIP model Delhi Escorts that will make you more pleasant as well as pay her gratitude with offering all herself on the bedtime, making you so romantic and astonishing as the way when you were feeling with your ex-girlfriend or divorced wife.

  47. I am sure that you will wind up anxious to meet the main performer cum Delhi Escorts in the wake of experiencing the lines of depictions. My Prettiness and nature of conveying the best end partner administrations given the ruler of best Call Girls in Delhi. It is constantly challenging to get finished service and the most pleasant staff benefits in Delhi. The shoddy specialist service utilized to delude the customers by offering the finest and conveying the least expensive. My central goal is to give the data concerning the Delhi Escorts benefits through the blog articles. I realize that triumphant the hearts of the customers by conveying the escort's service isn't essential.

  48. To get Gurgaon escorts to see them in resort or some other pre suggested comfy location. Heartiest welcome from Gurgaon escorts agency. gurgaon dolls is high-profile escorts service of india. We're supplying Gurgaon escorts service past couple of decades. Each month we employ new Gurgaon models so that customer should have a lot of option for pick them.
    Gurgaon escorts
    manesar escorts
    surajkund escorts
    iffco chowk escorts
    palam vihar escorts
    rajiv chowk escorts
    sohna road escorts

  49. This can be led to Gurgaon escorts service which we neighbourhood unit pleased to present the very best, sexy and many magnificent forms accessible in Gurgaon and neighbourhood city. With federal states you will find the easiest Gurgaon escort services and the individual will be ready to excite your senses to intense amounts to provide you the previous work pleasure.
    dlf golf course escorts
    hudda city center escorts
    sushant lok escorts
    neemrana escorts
    bilaspur escorts
    mahipalpur escorts

  50. If you're looking for the teenager escorts in Gurgaon town afterward you're at the ideal destination! I'm busty and young and you're able to live my energies into the full and possess the deepest joy and the best satisfaction through your perceptions.
    mg road escorts
    sikanderpur escorts
    alwar escorts
    bhiwadi escorts
    rewari escorts

  51. First class Escorts Service in Ashram offering little youngsters with remaining are that lifestyle when stylish psychos raise their dark inadmissible cry saying that individuals leave to ashtray due the most surprising sex and fit wantonness of man. They were shocked that men have a particular ultimate objective to each farthing of the charge total in light of heavenly and open difficulty. Routinely the then dukes and rulers used to enroll provocative young ladies to fascinate them and go through their outing pleasingly.

    Ashram Escorts Service

  52. Nice post. It is really interesting.
    Welcome the best Escorts Service.
    Pleases visit our website…
    Mayur Vihar Escorts.

  53. Stay up the good work! You know, many people are looking round for this info, you could aid them greatly. 토토사이트

  54. There is definately a great deal too find out about this topic.

    I love all of the points you have made. 온라인경마

  55. This is a really very informative article, there is no doubt about it. Thanks for sharing this article with us. This is very nice of you. 바카라사이트


01 09 10