Soumya Annapurna Kalluri launched Dwij with a vision to give a new life to old, discarded denim fabrics. They create multi purpose bags, satchels, tote bags and accessories from post consumer and post industrial garment waste that would otherwise end up on the landfill. The brand has upcycled more than 3500 pair of jeans & 500 metres of discarded denim since its' inception.
Zero Waste Daniel was founded by New Yorker, Daniel Silverstein, as a brand that creates zero waste genderless basics out of the post industrial waste collected from New York's fashion houses. His love affair with discarded materials started early on in his childhood, leading him to create a one-of-a-kind brand that is paving the way for a circular economy.
Queen of Raw is a marketplace for buying and selling deadstock fabrics using block chain technology and machine learning to provide a circular economy solution to enterprises. We had a chance to talk to the founder, Stephanie Benedetto about her journey and vision for the platform.
We followed the design journey of I was a Sari, a circular fashion brand that upcycles pre-loved Indian saris to create contemporary products by engaging women artisans from underprivileged communities in India.
An eco concept store in Barcelona started by Nuria & Montse that houses all things made with rescued denim. With circular design being at the heart of all their products, their bags, clothing, furniture, stationery products are truly unique.
Mary started “Green Looks Great” - a sustainable fashion blog that talks about people, labels and lifestyle products that she believes will make the world a bit greener, fairer and fancier.