On our minds are homeworkers – the outsourced garment workers sewing clothes for major brands from their homes.
On our minds are homeworkers – the outsourced garment workers sewing clothes for major brands from their homes. To a large extent made up of women, this practically invisible group of workers is possibly ranking the lowest in the fashion supply chain as they are often vulnerable to begin with and informally employed after layers of subcontracting, making them fall even further out of any labour laws. The lower rates and high availability of keen industrial homeworkers makes this workforce an attractive one for factory managers, and just like the brands will do business with the factories that give them the lowest quote, factories will outsource production to the home-based workers willing to work at the lowest pay. Read an article exploring the topic further here.
Make it last x Circulose Jacket
With deadstock Circulose® fabric and local production by Fugeetex, Make it last launches its first product– a timeless jacket reminding of the real luxury of fashion.
The 3 Hottest Brands at Copenhagen Fashion Week
These three brands are shortlisted for the Zalando Sustainability Award.
Amason: ”We send files, emails and animals”
With the release of the first single from their upcoming album (and a virtual release party tonight), Swedish band Amason teams up with adidas and the new, more sustainable Stan Smith. The space of which the iconic shoe enters is one where the love of nature takes center stage. Make it last talks to the band about why they always end up with the animals.
Stan Smith, Forever
Always iconic. Now more sustainable. We’re proudly partnering up with adidas to show you the next generation of sustainable takes on the storied Stan Smith silhouette.