If customers by Fair Trade clothing not only does it give them luxury items but also has an impact on the manufactures lives in developing countries. Fairtrade helps small-scale cotton farmers in developing countries to invest in their communities, by guaranteeing them a fair and stable price and a Fairtrade Premium for investment in community development projects.
An increasing number of brands recognize the importance in sourcing organic cotton as an alternative to non-organic materials. We’ve taken a close look at the companies supplying organic clothing and included our 13 favorites based on their overall eco-friendly and ethical practices, as well as their aesthetic. The brands range across a number of versatile categories from athletic wear and nightwear, to dresses and basics.
Do you want your closet to be filled only with clothing that has had a positive impact on the communities where it was produced? With an industry that is plagued with unfair paid wages and slave-driven labor, Good & Fair seeks to change the fashion world through Fair Trade Certified cotton clothing. Bonus: they have a great sale going on right now! http://goodandfairclothing.com/
Sarah Bowater: A Guide to Shopping Ethically. A really useful guide to make sure that the clothes we buy are ethically sourced and sustainable for the future. It would be great if all consumers followed this pattern but unfortunately customers want more clothing to fit with the ever-changing trends.