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Why is Sustainable Fashion Important?

4 Reasons Why Sustainable Fashion Is Important The hub of style and the world of glamor, the Fashion industry is also the 2nd largest polluting industry in the world.  In fact, it is responsible for a massive 10% of annual global carbon emissions.  This is why moving away from traditional fashion practices to develop sustainable fashion is of utmost importance today.  Here are 4 reasons why you should switch to sustainable fashion – pronto!  Reduce Wastage  The “fast fashion” of today prides on mass-produced, inexpensive clothing focused on current trends.  But, the apparel does not tend to last long due to low-quality materials. This means having to repurchase after every few months – creating immense resource wastage.  Conversely, sustainable fashion...

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Is Organic Cotton Better than Regular Cotton?

Organic Cotton Sustainable fashion is more eco-conscious, and its right decisions depend on purchasing the right cotton. Fashion brands have moved to glorify that unlike all other organic things; organic cotton is better for the environment. Sadly, they do this because growing organic cotton is easier. However, organic cotton cannot solve all the problems. Pros of Organic Cotton Organic cotton doesn’t include any man-made evil while growing on natural pesticides and fertilizers. This organic and natural procedure has many positive effects on the environment as well as human skin. Let’s have a look at the pros of organic cotton: Fewer chemicals Unlike conventional cotton, which uses harsh chemicals and a huge number of pesticides, organic cotton grows in natural conditions....

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Your Are Not Your Thoughts

Just because you have a thought doesn’t mean it’s real. You are so much more than your thoughts. When author of the book "You Are the One", Kute Blackson,  first moved to Los Angeles, he desperately wanted to become the next Oprah. Only after reading an autobiography on Steven Spielberg did his path change. Kute became convinced that meeting Spielberg would be the key to his success. Naturally, his thoughts got in his way: How are you going to find him? He won’t give you the time of day. Nevertheless, Kute would ask each person he came across whether they could connect him to Steven. Eventually, he met someone who knew where Steven watched his kid play soccer on Saturday...

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Why Sustainable Fashion Matters

Why Sustainable Fashion Matters The clothing industry is a significant contributor to environmental damage and pollution. Fashion production dries up water sources, pollutes rivers, generates greenhouse gases; which all result in climate change, deforestation, and water scarcity. All these problems make the fashion industry so destructive. But sustainable fashion is a lifesaver. Sustainable fashion makes a way for positive change in the environment around the world.  What Is Sustainable Fashion? When we hear the term sustainable, we are not sure what it exactly means. There is no tried and tested definition for it, however, it means maximizing benefits for people and the community while minimizing the damage and negative impacts on the environment. The main aim of sustainable fashion is...

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Why Is Sustainable Fashion So Expensive?

We are living in a disposable fashion culture; we move on to the newtrend very fast. With the promotion of fast fashion, consumers expectthat a t-shirt should cost less than $10. When a sustainable and ethicalbrand launches a t-shirt that costs more than $30, we say that it is eliteand expensive and the brands only care for affluent customers.However, when we look deeper into the details, we find out it’s not thegreed that drives high costs it’s something else. High-end ethical brands break own following main cost drivers behindhigh costs: LabourThe first and foremost factor that drives the costs of sustainable brandsis labor. The more steps added in the production of the product, themore labor it needs and it eventually...

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