An Easy Guide to an Ethical Wardrobe by Katie Jost
This blog is written by Katie Jost of Freedom Array.
Since you’re reading this, you are likely already aware of all the reasons why fair trade is so important to the fashion industry, such as protecting human rights, supporting fair wages, and caring for our environment. Today it is easier than ever to build an ethical wardrobe, and you don’t have to change your sense of style at all to do it! Some may say there is a stigma about fair trade fashion, that it is somehow less fashionable, not as high quality, or that you have to really go out of your way to find it. All these things couldn’t be further from the truth! Many brands manufacture high quality, contemporary clothing within reach, that also follow fair trade principles. Best of all, a lot of them can be found at the places you already shop. Know anyone that still needs some convincing that fair trade fashion is just as good (or actually better) than ordinary fashion? Simply forward them this list of brands and encourage them to start shopping!