Meet our favorite eco-friendly brands | #2 MATE the label

June 01, 2020 2 min read

We've been inspired by MATE for many years and now, and we couldn't keep going without introducing them to you! Their classic, timeless, cosy clothes are definitely an essential in our wardrobe, especially while we're staying home right now. Made sustainably in Los Angeles with non-toxic, natural and certified organic materials, there's nothing not to love about this brand.We talked with founder Kayti to learn more about them, the inspiration, values and message behind MATE. 

 

Can you talk us through your journey to sustainability as a brand? When did you start & how did this evolve for you guys? 

The brand began by selling vintage t-shirts years ago and has slowly evolved into a sustainable brand. We launched our Dress Clean initiative in early 2018; we committed to strictly using natural fibers including GOTS certified organic cotton, as well as low impact dyes. We are on a mission to clean up the fashion industry from toxic materials and dyes that are harmful to people and the planet. Furthermore, we have a super localized supply chain and produce all of our product within a 10 mile radius from our HQ in Los Angeles. 

What’s your best tip to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle? 

Check your care labels, try to purchase natural fiber clothing over synthetic as much as you can.

MATE the label

Who inspires you the most? 

Our customers that ask us hard-hitting sustainability questions

What are your favorite sustainable clothing/accessories/make-up brands?

Reformation, Coyuchi, Ilia Beauty

What’s one cause that you would want people to rally behind and why? 

The climate crisis because it is extremely urgent and imperative we slow down global warming if we want to continue to exist on this planet

Favorite eco instagram accounts for inspiration?

@FutureEarth, @Fash_rev

If you could visit any country/city/place in the world right now, where would you go? 

Iceland!


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Blog

Berawa vs Canggu – Where to stay in Bali?

January 11, 2022 3 min read

Berawa vs Canggu, where to stay?

To put it simply, they’re basically the same suburb only their split by ‘THE SHORTCUT’.  

What’s the big deal you might say? There isn’t one really….. (Depending on who you talk to… and how many times they’ve had to ‘Cross the cut’ that day) but to fully enjoy your time on holiday, the least amount of moving around would be ideal, at least in Canggu anyway.

Read More
Our 10 Fave Cocktails This NYE!

December 30, 2021 3 min read

Planning the perfect New Years Eve? We've got you covered, aligning our go-to cocktails and favourite looks so you can truly celebrate in style.
Talk about Perfect Pairings, read on to check out our Top 10 Cocktails and matching styles we love here at Luna & Rose!
Read More
MOREISH HEALTHY CHOC CASHEW SLICE

December 11, 2021 2 min read

Moreish delicious Raw Cashew Slice

Creamy, chewy, healthy and yep you guessed it - DELICIOUS this Choc Cashew Slice is on high rotation in my freezer and a close runner up to my all-time-fave Snickers Slice that I shared earlier this month. 

This Cashew based slice is so ridiculously easy to make, not to mention healthy, it's hard to pass up. I love having it on hand in the freezer for, well, myself but also a nice little treat when friends pop over. So, what are you waiting for? Time to get baking and find out why I'm raving on about it!

Read More

JOIN US!