20 not-so-known responsible clothing brands that place sustainability at the core of what they do

When it comes to sustainability and fashion there are a couple of well known brands that come to mind because of their outstanding green initiatives and certifications. Here are 20 brands that will surprise you --- selected upon who we feel is taking the most action while generating positive impact - pioneering change in the fashion industry as we know it. From advancing innovative technology, to supporting green grassroots groups, planting trees, using eco packaging, and many more. Sustainability in fashion is key to support climate transition, and ensure future generations can enjoy nature and all of Earth's beauty for years to come, but not only. Sustainability is an entire world of values linked to human, animal wellbeing and new ways to enjoy expressing ourselves. Discover them here.

Feners
Feners

Feners

Made to orderMade in EuropeWomen EmpowermentSmall businesses

Shoes brand from Spain founded in 2017. Feners is an odyssey in the search of oneself and on how we express our identities through fashion. A celebration on women, equality and singularity through iconic, head-turning designs with a soul of its own

Pala eyewear
Pala eyewear

Pala eyewear

Support communitiesSupport climate transition Small businesses

Innovative eyewear brand based in the UK. Pala produces high-quality, ethically made eyewear and has ethical and sustainable practices as a priority

Jina Studio
Jina Studio

Jina Studio

CraftsmanshipSmall businessesTimelessVintage

Trans-seasonal French label focusing on contemporary elegance. Circularity is at the core of everything that we do at Jina Studio: from upcycling vintage clothes into modern pieces to limited series made with deadstock fabric from Fashion Houses. Each piece is handmade in Paris with the ambition to support local savoir-faire

ROMBAUT
ROMBAUT

ROMBAUT

VeganSmall businessesMade in Europe

A vegan accessory brand created in 2013 by Mats Rombaut. They experiment with cultural stereotypes and cross-pollination of archetypal footwear classics. The brand aims to create a new aesthetic of purity, optimism, and gloom, which is very relevant in today's times

Bedford St
Bedford St

Bedford St

Eco packagingWomen EmpowermentSmall businessesVintage

Pre-owned online retailer established in Spain. Bedford St believes in less stuff but with a story, unique pieces that are full of second chances. They provide high-quality vintage and preloved clothing from a variety of brands and source rare and iconic pieces that you’d struggle to find anywhere else

Carne Bollente
Carne Bollente

Carne Bollente

Size inclusiveTimelessMade in EuropeSmall businessesSupport communitiesLGBTQ+ Owned

Carne Bollente is a Paris-based brand born in 2014. The brand is focusing on the relation between sex and positivity to allow people to embrace their own sexuality and kinks through their clothes

Magi
Magi

Magi

Support climate transition Small businessesMade in EuropeEthical LaborEco packaging

Magi (pronounced may-jai) is a UK brand that creates underwear that aims to make you feel comfortable and beautiful, not contorted and squeezed. In essence: this is underwear your gynecologist will love, without sacrificing the planet in the process

The Slow Label
The Slow Label

The Slow Label

Slow FashionTimelessEthical LaborSmall businessesTransparent Pricing

The Slow Label is a german brand founded by sustainable fashion activist Anna-Laura Kummer. The Slow Label believes getting dressed is a daily ritual — but buying clothes shouldn’t be, advocating for more conscious consumerism. The brand aims to create cherished wardrobe pieces that act as a curation of your identity

SABINNA
SABINNA

SABINNA

Eco packagingSupport communitiesCraftsmanshipWomen EmpowermentSmall businesses

SABINNA is a female-led conscious lifestyle brand offering products and experiences based in East London and Vienna. Well known for their signature handcraft details, strong silhouettes, and vibrant color palettes as well as being a modern storyteller for women. Their core values are rooted in innovation

Dedicated
Dedicated

Dedicated

Ethical LaborSmall businessesVegan

Born in 2006 to be a responsible brand with flavor, in terms of graphics and relevant collaborations. By collaborating with photographers, illustrators, and artists from all over the world they're able to give you unique, fun, and diverse collections

Augustine Amsterdam
Augustine Amsterdam

Augustine Amsterdam

Slow FashionSmall businessesMade in Europe

Amsterdam-based brand that aims to truly embrace the female body, and empower her mood - shaping a woman’s silhouette while still being super comfortable to wear all day, all night. The brand combines minimalistic design codes with responsible fabric to create flattering and modern beachwear

Raeburn
Raeburn

Raeburn

Carbon neutralEco packagingSupport climate transition Support communities

Creative fashion studio based on collaboration, where daily design meets responsible production. Born in 2009, East London, the brand’s ethos has pioneered the reworking of surplus fabrics and garments to create distinctive menswear, womenswear, luggage and accessories

Been London
Been London

Been London

Small businessesTimelessCraftsmanshipMade in Europe

London-based brand launched on Kickstarter in 2018 aiming to combine innovation with local skills and heritage. The brand designs with functionality and durability in mind using recycled leather

The Nude Label
The Nude Label

The Nude Label

Support climate transition Ethical LaborSmall businessesMade in Europe

Swimwear and intimates brand that makes basic and long-lasting designs. Based in Valencia, but inspired by the multiculturalism of London. Taking the best of both places, their pieces are made to be as natural as possible and to be worn like a second skin by all kinds of people, not just for perfect models

Virón
Virón

Virón

VeganEco packagingMade in EuropeClosing the LoopSupport climate transition

Based in Paris, Virón is a plant-based footwear brand with a focus on circularity and a philosophy deeply rooted in youth and counterculture

Nudie Jeans
Nudie Jeans

Nudie Jeans

Closing the LoopSupport communitiesSupport climate transition Ethical LaborEco packaging

Founded in 2001, the Swedish brand offers denim in a wide range of styles and fits for men and women. Their mission is to create jeans that will be well-worn for years to come: Jeans that become a part of ourselves when worn a long time – a second skin, diverting from fast fashion culture

Patagonia
Patagonia

Patagonia

Save the oceansEco packagingSupport climate transition

Designing outdoor clothing and gear for the silent sports. The California brand established in 1973 aims to use their voice, business, and community to do something about our climate crisis

Pangaia
Pangaia

Pangaia

Save the oceansEco packagingSupport climate transition Size inclusive

A material science company on a mission to save our environment. The brand creates products with smart technology and recyclable elements, supporting eco-innovations within the industry

VEJA
VEJA

VEJA

Support climate transition TimelessEthical Labor

Since 2005, VEJA has been making sneakers differently. The brand's mission is to create a positive impact, with one foot in design and the other in responsibility. They aim to design sneakers that will stand the test of time, and incorporate innovative eco-materials along the way

Kuyichi
Kuyichi

Kuyichi

TimelessEco packagingEthical LaborSupport climate transition

Founded in 2000, the brand from Netherlands offers sustainable clothing, made from organic and recycled materials. Vegan, timeless and ethically made to last

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