Our Materials

Approximately 73% of a garments’ ecological footprint is produced during production with the remaining 28% produced in transport, warehousing and washing (https://www.mckinsey.com/capabilities/sustainability/our-insights/sustainability-blog/refashioning-clothings-environmental-impact) which is why we use sustainable fabrics and components in our all our products. 

We mindfully select materials that have a minimal environmental impact to conserve the planet's resources. Additionally, our designs prioritise durability, circularity, and comfort, emphasising reuse, upcycling, and the use of recycled materials. (To  learn more about our waste reduction and circularity initiatives. refer to our Period Poverty Page).


    All our material choices are selected based on a lifecycle approach, with natural resource conservation and circularity as top priorities. We follow the Preferred Fibre and Material Matrix (PFMM)* as a benchmarking tool during our product development process to assess various sustainability certifications and initiatives and their impact on people and the planet.

    *Tool developed by Gap Inc. in 2020 further developed by Textile Exchange


    We do not use virgin fiber or components derived from petroleum. Any synthetics used (never for fabric) are either recycled or upcycled.

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    Viscose  Lenzing Ecovero™ - Clothing

    Accounts for  82% of our fabric.

    A certified and sustainable fabric made from renewable wood sources uses 50% less water and energy than conventional viscose during production.

    Responsible stewardship of the land used to grow trees for MMCFs (Man-Made Cellulosic Fibers) which is why we will exclusively use Ecovero Viscose.

    Biodegaradbale under the right conditions of emperature, moisture and microorganisms

    Used as a monofiber

    Our supplier is based in Bursa, Turkey


    Cotton - Clothing

    Accounts for 18% of our range

    It is a versatile, strong, breathable, natural, and renewable fiber.

    Is traceable to the fiber source

    Biodegradable under the right conditions of temperature, moisture, and microorganisms

    Used as a mono fiber

    Our supplier is based in Denizli, Turkey

    Wool - Knitwear

    A natural, breathable, and resilient fibre, used as a blend with organic cotton for our knitwear ranges.

    Requires little washing and therefore is a saves energy and water.

    We only use RWS wool that is non museled

    Biodegaradbale under the right conditions of temperature, moisture and microorganisms

    Used as a blend with cotton (70% Organic cotton 30% RWS Wool)


    100% of our fabric is digitally printed. All our plain fabrics are dyed using a low liquor ratio, to minimise water and energy usage.

    Our dyes comply with REACH and are OEKO-TEX® 100 compliant dyes as they are non-carcinogenic and better for the environment.

    All our fabric mills comply with local laws on waste management, including the discharge of effluence into waterways.


    We never used virgin synthetic fibre in any of our products.

    Zips + Threads

    Our zip tapes are recycled and sourced from YKK and are certified by Global Recycled Standard (GRS)

    Our sewing threads are sourced from COATS, made from 100% recycled plastic waste and certified by Global Recycled Standard (GRS)

    Mono fibre

    Tagua Palm - Buttons

    We exclusively use buttons sourced from the tagua palm in Ecuador's rainforests, eliminating the use of plastic buttons. The tagua nut is renewable, durable, and versatile and is derived from nuts that naturally fall off the tree, ensuring no harm to the tree's natural cycle through harvesting practices.

    We occasionally use coloured buttons, which are dyed in small dye vats using eco dyes and are REACH and OEKO-TEX®100 compliant.

    Biodegradable under the right conditions of temperature, moisture and temperature

    Our button supplier is Courtney & Co, U.K


    Permess International. Netherlands supply all our interlinings


    Sugar Cane - Individual Garment Packaging Bags

    All our polythene bags have been produced using green ethanol made from renewable sugar cane with a low carbon footprint

    (95% renewable bio-based carbon content (ASTMD6866))

    Are fully recyclable

    Biodegradable under the right conditions of temperature, moisture, and microorganisms

    Recycled e-comm bags - E-com packaging
    Our e-comm bags are made from Recycled polythene and are recyclable

    Swing tags - Labeling
    Our swing tags are FSC, printed using non-toxic ink with an organic cotton string

    Care Labels - Labelling

    Biodegradable under the right conditions of temperature, moisture and microorganisms

    100% recycled polyester printed using a thermal printer


    Mono fiber


    • Real or faux fur
    • Exotic skins or hides
    • Materials harvested from the sea e.g shells, coral, pearls, etc
    • Angora
    • Conventional Nylon Fabric
    • Conventional Polyester Fabric
    • Conventional Viscose Fabric
    • Any synthetic fiber derivatives from petrochemicals
    • Any fibres that are non-biodegradable
    • Any dyes and treatments that release toxins into the environment and do not comply to REACH.
    • PVC (polyvinyl chloride)
    • Virgin Down and Feathers
    • Buttons or surface decorations that cannot be recycled and are not from a renewable source e.g polypearl buttons, kimballs/barbs, plastic sequins, toggles, fasteners, etc
    • Any other type of plastic
    • Excessive packaging e.g non essential tissue or multiple layers of packaging
    • Silica sachets in any of our packaging.
    • Packaging board and clips (metal or plastic).
    • Endangered Species listed on the CITES and IUCN (International Union for Conservation Red)


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