5 Black Owned Fashion Sustainable Brands We’re Loving
September 23, 20202 min read
As a small brand ourselves, we know how important it is to support each other and empower other businesses we love, trust and believe in! Today, we want to show you our favourite Black Owned Fashion Sustainable Brands, a way for you to discover new resources, while taking care of our planet.
After a trip to Ethiopia, founderLiya Kebedewas inspired to create Lemlem thanks to a group of traditional weavers. Her goal is to give a voice to artisanship, while being ethical and sustainable.
At Luna & Rose, we’re loving their flowy, gorgeous dresses, perfect after a long day at the beach.
“Liandra Swim is a sustainable ode to Indigenous Australian culture and people”. Swimsuits made from regenerated plastics, how incredible is that?! We’re loving the cute designs and how diverse the cuts are: there’s definitely one for everyone. Plus, they’re made in Bali, just like us.
If you’re looking for accessories, Brother Vellies is perfect for you. Their goal is tokeep traditional African design practices, and techniques alive while also creating and sustaining artisanal jobs.
Made in Los Angeles, Two Days Off is a clothing brand who believe that “a good wardrobe should be simple, conscious, and have enough ease for everyday life” and we couldn’t agree more. Created by Gina Stovall, a climate researcher, sustainability is at the core of their values, while creating stylish pieces you’ll keep forever.
Local European is our favourite brand to stay classy, stylish and sustainable! All of their pieces are made with deadstock fabric, to reduce waste, save energy and lower their carbon footprint. They’re definitely a unique addition to your wardrobe.
There’s a lot of chat out there about jewellery and we wanted to debunk a few of the myths that you may have heard over the years. From the history of Pearls to the truth about Solid Gold. Here are 8 Jewellery Myths debunked - So you can sleep easy (and let your Aunty know the real deal over your next family dinner) sharing the real facts about tarnishing, Gold, pearls and much more.
If you're a travel-lover like us (dur - who isn't), then there's a high chance you are already following Brodie from @locationlost over on instagram where she shares her life on the road, living out of her **super stylin** van with her partner Nick & cute pooch Quinn. Based in Western Australia, Brodie & Nick share their incredible adventures, drool-worthy landscapes they get to experience in Aus and share honest conversations about a life lived on the road. It's not all cute shots (and cute outfits)!
Nothing quite beats a delicious Soba Noodle Salad. They're often rare to find out and about but when you find one, with the perfect dressing - Oooh wee it's a jolly good feeling, one you want to bottle up & come back to meal after meal. And so with the emphasis on food & sharing around Christmas, I wanted to do exactly that. Share one of my favourite Soba Noodle Salad recipes so that you too, can relish in these flavours & treat your tastebuds (and others!) this festive season.