Meet the six brands that would make you fall in love with sustainable fashion!

Meet the brands that would make you fall in love with sustainable fashion.

Hi beautiful beings! 

Today we wanted to bring you some of the most beautiful sustainable brands, to help you say bye to fast fashion! We hope you love them as much as we do! 

1. House of Sunny

This beautiful label prides itselve on producing small sustainable runs of collections, acting against fast fashion. Producing two seasonal collections a year sets the design team at a slower pace, allowing them time to research then source sustainable fabrics and manufacturing methods. They are committed to creating quality garments, which last and can be worn season after season.

 

 2. Girlfriend Collective             

  

 

 

Say hi to your new favourite activewear brand!

Girlfriend Collective understands that high end fit and feel is not a matter of cost, it’s a matter of time. They proudly take the time to make sure every single one of their designs is so beautiful that you won’t cycle through it the next time you look through your closet.

Did you know almost all their synthetic activewear is made from plastic? They  just make them with materials that would otherwise clog landfills and pollute the earth. 

Their recycled fabric is certified Standard 100 by Oeko-Tex, the world’s leader in testing fabrics to regulate harmful substances. Their recycled PET is polyethylene terephthalate and is used in single use water bottles and food containers. This type of plastic has been repeatedly tested over 30 years for its safety. We say if it’s safe for your sandwich, it’s safe for your legs!

Their fabric is dyed with eco-friendly dyes and the wastewater is carefully cleaned and cooled before it is released. (We even donate the dye mud to a local pavement facility where it’s recycled into sidewalks and roads.)

 Every single drop of water that is used to dye the fabric gets sent to our wastewater treatment plant literally 100 feet away from the machines. It doesn’t even have time to think about escaping. There, the water gets treated to separate out their OEKO-certified safe dyes and stray fibers.

Girlfriend Collective invites you to go slow. Sustainable, slow fashion alternatives for your classic closet staples.           

 

3. Lisa Says Gah

 

Based in San Francisco, California, the team designs and produces with sustainable practices with the help of their California factories run predominantly by women. 

From fabric, to screen printing, buttons, and more, they work with local vendors because they support small independent businesses and that is what keep on making them say Gah!

They believe in the power of effortless style paired with a sharp mind. 

At Ele, we are so exited to introduce you to the Lisa Says Gah Holiday 2020 collection! They have partnered with the joyful Katherine Jean Plumb to bring you the perfect Holiday color palette, inspired by a mix of 70´s and 80´s pop and psychedelic shades. How cool is this??

 

 

4. Sisterhood

 

This London based brand makes beautiful, timeless & sustainable pieces that can be added to your wardrobe and worn forever.
Each style is carefully designed with the female body in mind. Things that pair perfectly with your denim & classics. Everything is vegan and as a small business, they are proud to be using 80% sustainable fabrics in their current ranges and aim  to pursue only 100% sustainable fabrics. 

They respect and love Mother Earth, day to day they are doing their best to reduce the impact they have on the environment. Everything used to run the brand, from paper to all packaging is made from recycled materials. As a small business, they are proud to be using 80% sustainable fabrics in their current ranges and aim  to pursue only 100% sustainable fabrics.
They work with a small factory with whom they have a very loyal and close relationship with; they know their team well and they produce the designs helping to ensure that there is minimal to no wastage and that no nasty chemicals are involved during the production process. t’s truly important to have transparency and that the clothes we sell don't have an ugly past. They are also carbon neutral! 

 

 5. Tach Clothing

 

Meet Vogue´s new favourite exclusive brand! Tach clothing is both simple and complex, with a strong timeless appeal. Each clothing piece has been carefully handmade and ethically sourced by local artisans in Uruguay, in a fair trade environment. They take inspiration from the delicacy of vintage clothing and look to make it fresh again.

 

 6. Bohodot 

 

Bohodot is a swimwear brand that creates feminine garments with exclusive designs and high quality fabrics.

The Bohodot collections are feminine, romantic and Mediterranean. Their swimsuits and bikinis dress a young girl, with a bohemian spirit and a lover of freedom, who dreams of getting lost in paradisiacal beaches and experiencing eternal sunsets. All this without sacrificing comfort, quality, style and sensuality.

They only work with fabrics that have the OEKO TEX STANDARD 100 certificate that guarantees the responsible use of chemical products in the manufacture of our fabrics. More than 50% of their current fabrics come from recycled nylon that is manufactured with plastic remains (bottles, fishing nets, ...) found in the Mediterranean Sea.

  

Thank you for reading us! We hope your day is going great. And if not, let yourself feel. Do not get angry at yourself, or feel sad for feeling sad. Just be in the present moment. Remember that you are here, right now, that you are whole and this is always enough. Take time for yourself because taking care of yourself is productive!! Read a beautiful book, sing outloud or take a warm shower while being grateful of just having warm water to wash your body with. And while you do this, realese all the energy that does not serve you. 

I hope this post inspired you to live slow. You can check all this beautiful brands at elethebrand.com

With love and so much gratitude, 

Ele

 

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