Ethical Clothing

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People interested in ethical fashion care about the way clothing is made. Are workers paid fairly? Is waste minimized? Are the raw materials replaceable? Are animals abused to make the product? Is the clothing sturdy enough to enable numerous wearings? Will the materials safely degrade once the garment is worn out? Who's making ethical clothing?

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Artisanship arises in surprising ways; this Ghanaian photographer/stylist focuses his lens on upcycled fashion crafted from cast-offs. Read more on our blog. Photo credits: Sackitey…

How the Used Apparel Trade Is Energizing Artisan-Made Clothing in Africa

Artisanship arises in surprising ways; this Ghanaian photographer/stylist focuses his lens on upcycled fashion crafted from cast-offs. Read more on our blog. Photo credits: Sackitey…

In its promotion of throw away culture, fast fashion would have the concept of clothing care and maintenance lost to time. The new or re-emerging wave of fashion — whether you call it ‘slow,’ ‘sustainable,’ ‘mindful,’ ‘ethical,’ or otherwise — challenges this notion by asserting that the sustainability mindset is rooted in seeing our actions and ecologies as interconnected. Ethical Companies, Eco Friendly Fashion, Ethical Clothing, Wash Bags, Save The Planet, Fast Fashion, Mindful, Sustainability, Promotion
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How to Make Ethical Clothing Last | Made Trade Magazine

In its promotion of throw away culture, fast fashion would have the concept of clothing care and maintenance lost to time. The new or re-emerging wave of fashion — whether you call it ‘slow,’ ‘sustainable,’ ‘mindful,’ ‘ethical,’ or otherwise — challenges this notion by asserting that the sustainability mindset is rooted in seeing our actions and ecologies as interconnected.

As an artisan, I run Sympatico largely on my own terms. Artisanship arises in surprising ways; in this blog we discuss Ghanaian photographer/stylist Sackitey Tesa who focuses his lens on upcycled fashion crafted from cast-offs.

How The Used Apparel Trade Is Energizing Artisan-Made Clothing In Africa

As an artisan, I run Sympatico largely on my own terms. Artisanship arises in surprising ways; in this blog we discuss Ghanaian photographer/stylist Sackitey Tesa who focuses his lens on upcycled fashion crafted from cast-offs.

Our light weight top defines your shape without sacrificing comfort. As with all our women’s hemp -Tencel clothing, it's hand-crafted in the US for genuine sustainability. Eco Clothing, Ethical Clothing, Sustainable Clothing, Princess Seam, Hemp, Usa, Charcoal Gray, How To Wear, Graphite
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Hemp/Tencel Princess Top (Light Weight)

Sympatico's Princess Top ($116), features gentle princess seams in front and back that enhance shape without sacrificing comfort. As with all our women’s hemp Tencel clothing, its handcrafted in the US for genuine sustainability.

Not only is hemp less costly to produce and process, it is also much more environmentally friendly than other sustainable options, such as organic cotton and linen.

Why Hemp Clothing Is the Future of Sustainability

Hemp is not only less costly to produce and process but it is also much more environmentally friendly than other sustainable options, such as organic cotton and linen. Learn more reasons why it's a great fiber in this article on our blog. | Sympatico Clothing | #sustainable #hemp #ethicalfashion #ecofriendlyliving #minimalismlifestyle

While many lives have been upended by the pandemic, here in rural Oregon, our routines remain largely unchanged. Learn more about what goes on behind the scenes of my sustainable home-based clothing business in this article. | Sympatico Clothing | #sustainable #hemp #ethicalfashion #ecofriendlyliving #minimalismlifestyle Sustainable Clothing Brands, Sustainable Fashion, Sustainable Design, Sustainable Living, Ethical Fashion Brands, Ethical Clothing, Fast Fashion, Slow Fashion, Natural Fiber Clothing
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A Look Behind the Scenes of My Sustainable Clothing Company

While many lives have been upended by the pandemic, here in rural Oregon, our routines remain largely unchanged. Learn more about what goes on behind the scenes of my sustainable home-based clothing business in this article. | Sympatico Clothing | #sustainable #hemp #ethicalfashion #ecofriendlyliving #minimalismlifestyle

Locally made clothing embodies the principles of sustainability. Want to know how? On our blog: five brilliant reasons to shop local.

How Is Locally Made Clothing More Sustainable?

Locally made clothing embodies the principles of sustainability. Want to know how? On our blog: five brilliant reasons to shop local.

Fast fashion is toxic. We need straight talk about why it's harmful. To learn more, click through to the article.

Straight talk about fast fashion

Fast fashion is toxic. We need straight talk about why it's harmful. Here are 5. | Sustainability | How fast fashion harms the environment. | Sustainability in the fashion industry

As a key component in a capsule wardrobe, the Angled Skirt ($116) of hemp and Tencel is artisan-made to endure. A sustainably made and versatile hemp skirt, it’s easy to wear and care for. Learn more on the Sympatico blog.

The Perfect Casual Skirt and a Bestseller

As a key component in a capsule wardrobe, the Angled Skirt ($116) of hemp and Tencel is artisan-made to endure. A sustainably made and versatile hemp skirt, it’s easy to wear and care for. Learn more on the Sympatico blog.

Our women’s Hemp and Tencel™ pants breathe and travel easily thanks to classic, easy-fit lines and an elastic waist. Eco-friendly clothing, sustainably made in the USA.

Ethical Hemp Tencel Cropped Pants

Our women’s Cropped Pants ($107) breathe and travel easily thanks to classic, easy-fit lines and an elastic waist. See more Sympatico colors and styles on our website.

Want to change to more ethical shopping habits but don't know how? Here are four questions to help you improve your shopping habits!

4 Questions To Help You Shop More Ethically

Questions to Ask Yourself to Shop Ethically

Hemp is a crop that depends on nature’s variables, as are the eucalyptus trees that make Tencel fabric. For people with pronounced sensitivities to textile dyes, undyed fabrics are a good option, as is the soft hand in our hemp-Tencel women's clothing.

Natural, in all its shades

Why The Color 'Natural' Is Truly Natural When It Comes To Fabric | The color of Natural can vary a fair bit. Hemp is a crop that depends on nature’s variables including soil, sun and rain, as are the eucalyptus trees that make Tencel. | Sustainable fiber

How does sustainable clothing benefit the environment?

How does sustainable clothing benefit the environment?

How Does Sustainable Clothing Benefit The Environment? | Sustainable clothing designs must work for everyone: the earth, the workers who make it, and of course, the consumers who wear it. But what what is it that makes clothing truly sustainable? | #ethic

Hemp is a crop that depends on nature’s variables, as are the eucalyptus trees that make Tencel fabric. For people with pronounced sensitivities to textile dyes, undyed fabrics are a good option, as is the soft hand in our hemp-Tencel women's clothing.

Natural, in all its shades

Why The Color 'Natural' Is Truly Natural When It Comes To Fabric | The color of Natural can vary a fair bit. Hemp is a crop that depends on nature’s variables including soil, sun and rain, as are the eucalyptus trees that make Tencel. | Sustainable fiber

On the blog - an artisan-made hemp top that's versatile, easy fit and easy to wear. . . and one-of-a-kind shibori scarves. | Sympatico Clothing | Ethical Clothing, Ethical Fashion, Sustainable Clothing, Sustainable Living, Fashion Moda, Female Form, Shibori, Timeless Fashion, Hemp
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This Hemp Tencel Top's a Sustainable Classic

On the blog - an artisan-made hemp top that's versatile, easy fit and easy to wear. . . and one-of-a-kind shibori scarves. | Sympatico Clothing |

Paprika Tuxedo top by Sympatico Clothing of a hemp, Tencel blend.

Hemp & Tencel together make for a soft touch

Paprika Tuxedo top by Sympatico Clothing of a hemp, Tencel blend.