Eco-Fashion Directory

LIFESTYLE BRANDS & WEBSITES

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American Nomad  artisan, handmade

Animana  (ARGENTINA)  artisan, eco-conscious, socially responsible’

Asos : Eco Edit  “fashion that doesn’t cost the Earth”

B. Yellowtail  Native American Fashion

Beyond Buckskin  Native American Fashion

Brain Tree Clothing  (UK)  eco-conscious fabrics : bamboo, hemp, organic cotton, wool, vegan

Brother Vellies  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

Della  artisan, made in Ghana

Designer Revival  recycled style

Ecoalf  (SPAIN)  upcycling the ocean by recycling debris into clothing

Eileen Fisher  organic fibers, natural dye, fair trade, made in USA

Everlane  radical transparency

Fair Indigo  reusable, vegan, recycled, fair-trade, organic, made in USA

Fair Trade Winds  fair-trade, artisan, living wage

Fashion Conscience  (UK)  fair-trade, cruelty-free, non-toxic, recycled

Fibre Athletics  recycled, organic, non-toxic, durable, transparent

Good Cloth  handcrafted, organic, recycled, vegan, made in USA

Honest By (BELGIUM)  transparent, organic, vegan, recycled

Housing Works  recycled style, social responsibility, charitable giving

Impossible (UK)  ethical manufacturing, transparent

Indigenous  artisan, organic cotton, fair trade, certified B Corporation

Industry of All Nations  fair trade, artisan, sustainable fabrics

In Support Of  multi label showroom, social responsibility, charitable giving

Ix Style  artisan, charitable giving, made in Guatemala

J. Okuma  handmade, Native owned and designed

Kaight  artisan, organic cotton, made in USA

Kit Lender  clothing rental, sharing economy

Krochet Kids  non-profit, fair-trade, made in Peru & Uganda

LemLem  artisan, traditional craftsmanship, made in Ethiopia & Kenya

Levi’s  water conservation, waste reduction

Loomstate  fair-trade, eco-conscious, GOTS certification

Maison-de-Mode  online retailer for ethical luxury

Maiyet  global artisans, handcrafted details, sustainable fabrics, cultural preservation

Master and Muse  fair trade, socially responsible, transparent

Mata Traders  fair-trade, handmade by artisans in India & Nepal

Mayamiko  (UK)  eco-conscious, living wage, made ethically in Malawi

Modavanti  artisan, recycled, fair trade, vegan, organic, made in USA

My Sister  benefit corporation, charitable giving, socially responsible

Nicholas K  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

Noctu  GOTS & Fair-Trade Certified

Odaomo  artisan, handmade in Kenya, eco-friendly animal by-products

Pact  fair-trade, organic cotton

Patagonia  environmental activism

People Tree  (UK) organic cotton, sustainable wool, Certified Fair-Trade

PrAna  organic cotton, recycled wool & polyester, hemp, repurposed down feathers

Raven + Lily  Certified B Corporation, Certified Fair-Trade

Sasaki Yohinten   Upcycling vintage fabrics, ETSY

Shift to Nature  (AU)  sustainable & organic textiles, fair-trade

Slum Love  handmade in Nairobi, Kenya, natural materials, living wage, charitable giving

Stela 9  (GUATEMALA) artisan, fair wage, handmade in Guatemala

Thread Harvest  (AU) Certified B Corporation, fair-trade, organic & upcycled materials

Thred Up  recycled style

Toms  charitable giving, environmentally friendly materials, social responsibility

Union & Fifth  designer resale, charity

Vaute Couture  vegan, cruelty-free

Zady  organic fibers, slow fashion, made in USA

Zero Waste Daniel  zero waste, made in NYC

 

WOMEN’S APPAREL

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Alabama Chanin  100% organic cotton, made in USA

Behno  living wage & eco-conscious

Belvele  e-commerce for the conscious consumer

Carleen  upcycle

Carrie Parry  eco-conscious, artisan, made in USA

Cuyana  artisan, made in the USA, Turkey & Italy

Delikate Rayne  vegan, cruelty-free, artisan, made in USA

Edun  artisan, made in Africa

Gather & See  organic, eco-friendly, fair-trade

Goodone  (UK)  upcycle, sustainable fabrics, reclaimed textiles

House of 950  artisan, made in USA

M. Patmos  eco-conscious, made in USA

Mara Hoffman  member of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition

My Sister  benefit corporation, charitable giving, socially responsible

Nancy Stella Soto  natural fabrics

Nomad by Elroy  (CA)  artisan, fair-trade, made in Canada from rare textiles

Nomads  (UK)  organic, member of British Association of Fair-Trade Shops

Patricia Michaels  cottage industry, made in USA, Native owned

Prabal Gurung  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

Purple Impression  eco-conscious, fair-trade, transparent

Reformation  eco-conscious, living wage

Rent the Runway  luxury clothing rental, designers include Prabal Gurung & Mara Hoffman

Shop Ethica  eco-conscious, made in the USA

Silvae  vegan, handcrafted, made in the USA

Stella McCartney  (UK)  vegan, cruelty-free, social responsibility, charitable giving,

Study NY  natural fibers, plant & non-toxic dyes, ethical production, slow fashion

Svilu  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

Symbology  artisan, cultural preservation, living wage

Titania Inglis  organic cotton, deadstock wool, made in USA

Tome  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

Top Shop : Reclaim to Wear  (UK)  upcycle

Urban Outfitters : Urban Renewal  vintage & deadstock materials, made in USA

Wallis Evera  (CA)  hemp & other eco-friendly fibers, made in Canada

Wintervacht  (AMSTERDAM)  upcycle

Zara : Join Life Collection  eco-friendly materials

Zero + Maria Cornejo  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

 

WOMEN’S BASICS, INTIMATES, ACTIVEWEAR & SLEEPWEAR

Alexx Jae & Milk  deadstock fabric, made in LA

Elegantees  living wage, female empowerment, made responsibly in Nepal

Erin Snow  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

Naja  recycled materials, social responsibility

Organic by John Patrick  organic materials, living wage, fair-trade

Satva  organic cotton, eco-friendly

Stella McCartney for Adidas  vegan, cruelty-free, social responsibility

30 Year T-Shirt   30 year guarantee

 

 MEN’S APPAREL & ACCESSORIES

Apolis  Certified B Corporation

Belvele  e-commerce for the conscious consumer

House of 950  artisan, made in USA

Nadira Bag  artisan, handmade in USA, ETSY

Nisolo, handmade, artisan

Olsen Haus  vegen, cruelty free

Sword and Plough, recycled materials, charitable giving, made in USA,

Veinage  (CA)  upcycle, handmade in Canada, ETSY

 

 WOMEN’S BAGS & ACCESSORIES

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Abury  (BERLIN) artisan, handmade, cultural preservation

Awamaki Lab  Andean craft, luxury wool & alpaca

Bush Princess  (KENYA) artisan, recycled metal, handmade in Kenya

Carmina Campus  (ITALY) artisan, social responsibility, recycled materials

Culture Shock  artisan, fair-trade, cruelty-free, handmade in Tibet

Cuyana  artisan, made in the USA, Turkey & Italy

Cyclus  (COLOMBIA)  recycled materials, handmade in Bogota

Ethnotek  artisan, handmade textiles

Fleabags  artisan, made in USA and India

Hands Producing Hope  artisan, natural materials, living wage

Howsty  (SP) artisan, made in Spain

Kayu  artisan, living wage, cottage industry

M. Patmos  eco-conscious, made in USA

Matt & Nat  (CA) vegan, socially responsible, sustainable & recycled materials

Nadira Bag  artisan, handmade in USA, ETSY

Noujica  (CA)  artisan, recycled & organic materials, made in Canada

Popinjay  artisan, handmade, ancient techniques

Queork  made of 100% cork, a naturally sustainable and eco-friendly material

Sseko  female empowerment, fair-trade, made in Uganda

Veinage  (CA)  upcycle, handmade in Canada, ETSY

Yestadt Millinery  artisan, made in New York City

 

WOMEN’S JEWELRY & HAIR ACCESSORIES

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“Gilded-Mane” Necklace is made with reclaimed Deerskin Leather

Anaber Jewelry  (GERMANY) artisan, raw stones, handmade, ETSY

Ayalah B Jewelry  (ISRAEL) artisan, handmade, ETSY

by Neeko  artisan, Native owned

Dezso by Sara Beltran  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

Eleanor Kalle  charitable giving, made in USA

Gilded Mane  artisan, upcycle, handmade in USA, ETSY

Gillian Steinhardt  artisan, made in USA

Hands Producing Hope  artisan, natural materials, living wage

Hiro + Wolf  (UK)  artisan, environmental & social responsibility, made in Kenya

Joanna Cave  (UK) artisan, recycled metal

K/ller Collection  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

Kristen Dorsey Designs  recycled metals, handmade, Native owned

Little Sycamore  artisan, raw stones, handmade in USA, ETSY

Melissa Joy Manning  Green Certified, handmade, recycled & upcycled materials

Mikuti  artisan, made ethically in Africa

Nettie Kent  sustainable design, recycled materials

NKD Designs  artisan, handmade in USA, ETSY

Pamela Love  artisan, made ethically and responsibly

Pauletta Brooks  artisan, handmade in USA, ETSY

Tara 4779  artisan, handmade in NYC, recycled metal

Tiffany Kunz  reclaimed materials, made in LA

WWAKE  Participant of the CFDA + LEXUS Fashion Initiative

 

SHOES

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Bourgeois Boheme  (UK)  vegan, artisan, eco conscious

Coclico  natural materials, social & environmental responsibility

Howsty  artisan, made in Spain

Inkkas  artisan, fair-trade, OneShoeOneTree project

Ix Style  artisan, charitable giving, made in Guatemala

LL Designs  handmade, Native owned

Matt & Nat  (CA)  vegan, socially responsible, sustainable & recycled materials

Moo Shoes  vegan, cruelty free

Nicora  artisan, environmentally friends materials, made in USA

Nisolo, handmade, artisan

Oliberte  Certified Fair-Trade, Certified B Corporation, made in Africa

Opificio  (ITALY)  artisan, vegan, cruelty free, handmade in Italy

Olsen Haus  vegen, cruelty free

Pikolinos – The Maasai Project  (SP)  artisan, made in Kenya & Spain

Queork  made of 100% cork, a naturally sustainable and eco-friendly material

Sseko  female empowerment, fair-trade, made in Uganda

Sydney Brown  artisan, recycled & sustainable materials, cruelty free, made in LA

The Root Collective  social responsibility, made in Guatemala

Veja  (FR)  organic cotton & eco friendly materials, fair-trade, transparent

 

KIDS & BABY

Awamaki Lab  Andean craft, luxury wool & alpaca

Ix Style  artisan, charitable giving, made in Guatemala

Loomstate  fair-trade, eco-conscious, GOTS certification

Mustela  natural ingredients, eco-conscious

Noctu  GOTS & Fair-Trade Certified

Oliberte  Certified Fair-Trade, Certified B Corporation, made in Africa

Pact  fair-trade, organic cotton

Tane Organics  organic cotton & natural fibers

Veja  (FR)  organic cotton & eco friendly materials, fair-trade, transparent

 

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Alabama Chanin  100% organic cotton, made in USA

Concept Ceramic  artisan, handmade in Bulgaria, ETSY

Fly Away Home  artisan, fair-trade

Hands Producing Hope  artisan, natural materials, living wage

Industry of All Nations  fair trade, artisan, sustainable fabrics

Nomad by Elroy  (CA)  artisan, fair-trade, made in Canada from rare textiles

 

TECH ACCESSORIES & WATCHES

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Carved  artisan, handmade, salvaged materials, made in USA

Mistura  artisan, eco conscious

Queork  made of 100% cork, a naturally sustainable and eco-friendly material

Just B Smiling  (CA)  artisan, handmade in Canada

 

 BEAUTY, SKINCARE & FRAGRANCE

Apoteker Tepe artisan

Beauty Counter  all natural ingredients, non-toxic

Cold Spring Apothecary  all natural ingredients, non-toxic, small batch production

Herbaceutikals  all natural ingredients, small batches, locally grown, organic, made in USA

Honest  eco-conscious, cruelty-free, natural ingredients, non-toxic

Indie Lee  all natural ingredients

Rain Africa  organically grown, cruelty free, handmade, Certified Free Trade in Africa & Europe

 

MANUFACTURING

Good Clothing Company – Ethical, sustainable and small batch production for independent designers

 

NECESSARY VIEWING / LISTENING / READING

“The True Cost” NETFLIX

“How to Let Go of the World & Love the Things Climate Can’t Change” HBO

“Conscious Chatter” PODCAST

“Ever Manifesto” A sustainable fashion and design think tank

Magnifeco The digital source for eco-fashion and sustainable living

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR ETHICAL FASHION

The Eco Brand Directory

Eco Make-Up

The Fashion Law: Ethical Alternatives to Fast Fashion – Part IIIIIIIVV

 

RESOURCES FOR DONATING / RECYCLING CLOTHING

Good Will

H&M

ModaCycle by Modavanti

re-fashioNYC program

Salvation Army

GREEN ORGANIZATIONS

Clean By Design

Eco Age

Ethical Fashion Forum

Fab Scrap

Fashion Revolution

Sustainable Apparel Coalition

The Green Shows

The Renewal Workshop