Why make your own clothes?
It’s the only way to get true plastic-free outfits free of synthetic threads, fixings, labels and packaging:Plus I can’t afford to buy ready-made sustainable clothes, but I can (sometimes), afford to make clothes from sustainable, organic and fair-trade fabrics
Click each garment to see how sustainable it is. You can see a full list of my sustainable clothes criteria here
Stuff I Made
Just because I am backpacking don't mean I can't make pants. Recently I have been wearing the Mu Mu of ...Read More
How can you have so few clothes yet still have something you never wear? Fearing the harsh Mongolian climate I ...Read More
Yes, I am a member of the all-female, Indoenesian-based, Madness tribute band. What? You haven't heard of us? I made ...Read More
This big and rather tent like top is extremely easy to wear. Long trousers, short trousers, no trousers even! With ...Read More
How can you afford fair trade and organic clothes on a budget? Make your own! I wanted a long tunic ...Read More
I was so pleased with my Scrappy Bo-ho Tunic I decided to make some lounge pants. Actually I wanted to ...Read More
BoHo Tunic For summer I want something light, cool and colourful so I made this tunic using fabric scraps left over ...Read More
You can read my sustainable clothing manifesto here
You can see the rest of my wardrobe here.
And find other clothing related posts here
Plastic Free Sewing Supplies Can be found here
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