So you’re looking for an alternative to the usual high street styles and have made a conscious decision to shop more sustainably – but where do you start? Vintage shops aside, here are 3 great new online stores helping to give your wardrobe an eco-friendly makeover.
With their mottos “Forget the ego, embrace the eco” and “No sweatshops. No Compromise. Just Style“, Uk clothing boutique Ethical Box gathers all the best brands selling affordable and sustainable fashion. From recycled, vegan to 100% organic and fair trade designs.
“Fashion with a positive impact, without compromising on style”.
It’s your one stop shop for style that makes you look and feel great, offering on trend, ethically produced alternatives to fast fashion high street looks. They also stock accessories and children’s clothing, so make sure to check them out.
Madia & Matilda
Specialising in craft and design, with pieces made from upcycled, limited textiles, Madia & Matilda is your go to for individual, one-off finds. Founded in 2013 by Shanize Nicholas, the label offers made to last, beautiful basics hand crafted in the Cotswolds – the perfect example of make do and mend.
Be Good Clothing
Be Good Clothing is great for finding all your basic organic pieces. Catering for men and women, expect to find a range of wardrobe staples, from simple shirts and t-shirts, to patterned scarves and socks.
Australian digital fashion boutique Ekoluv was a finalist in the 2013 Ethical Fashion Forum‘s Source Awards, for its offerings of eclectic designs. From designer vintage jewellery to handmade accessories and recycled clothing, Ekoluv stocks brands such as Kotwow, La Lesso and Unreal Fur. With a large and diverse stock, there’s definitely something for everyone.