Clothing

CLOTHING-DATABASE

Here you will find some amazing creators of sustainable fashion!

From womenswear, menswear, children’s wear and even bridal!

ALL ages. ALL styles. AND ALL SUSTAINABLE….

 

ARIA BRIDAL UK:
Aria Bridal UK was created for brides who dare to be different! Aria’s aim is to create beautiful, unique, affordable and customised bridal gowns using 100% sustainable materials with limited impact on the planet. All gowns are made in south Wales by Helen O’Sullivan in direct collaboration with the brides and Helen ensures true transparency through strategic mapping of the supply chain right to source. http://www.AriaBridalUK.com @AriaBridalUK
BILLYGOATS & RAINCOATS: Billygoats & Raincoats is a unisex brand based in Wales, creating quality rain wear from recycled tent materials. Beth Cosmos established the brand after noticing the massive number of tents left behind at festivals. We love bringing splashes of colour and fun to the everyday.We have no plans to grow up any time soon. Rainy days are our play days! http://www.billygoats.co.uk @BillygoatsAndRaincoats
BOUTIQUE DE NANA:
Garments are made in Wales by a multi award winning designer using ethically sourced fabrics from traditional Sudanese fabric called Garmasees. Each garment can be customised for each customer based on the meaning of their names in Arabic to add a personal touch. http://www.boutiquedenana.co.uk @boutiquedenana
CLARE JOHNS LABEL:
Clare Johns combines contemporary style with the soul of a rural lifestyle. Designed by Clare Johns, each piece uses materials produced from her own flock, and is handmade in Pembrokeshire, Wales. We believe that high quality design and luxurious materials are an essential part of the C.J lifestyle, from heading to meetings in the city to hosting events at your rural home. http://www.clarejohnslabel.com @ClareJohnsLabel
DATI CLOTHING:
DATI in Welsh means ‘Good on you’. Dati clothing creates slow conscious responsible fashion an was set up by two sisters Julia and Sarah who also run the Sustainable Studio in Cardiff. Dati clothing is created using environmentally friendly fabrics and upcyling to create sustainable clothing for an urban lifestyle. http://www.daticlothing.com @DatiClothing
ELIN MANON:
Elin Manon is your place to get zero waste, individual and characterful designs from sustainable materials. With a focus on fully fashioned knitwear and fashions from up cycled materials. Elin’s designs are made to be characterful, yet timeless, satisfying the offbeat bohemians of our world. All items are made in our local community of Ammanford, Carmarthenshire. http://www.elinmanon.com INSTA @ElinManon
FALL BAY DESIGNS:
Sustainable handmade activewear designed and handmade by designer/maker Carys Griffiths in Swansea. No two items of clothing will be identical and each piece has a print that is also designed by Fall Bay either by drawing, painting, dyeing or photography, so every design is unique to the market. Aimed at women who love to explore, create, and enjoy life, Fall Bay aim to empower women by making them feel good in what they wear and to push the creativity of others.
http://www.fallbay.com
@FallBayDesigns
G.O.S.H.GIRL:
Amy Smiths’s G.O.SH.Girl collection specializes in reusing waste materials incorporating modernized traditional craft techniques, such as crochet and sustainable fabric dyeing. She also wants to bring attention to the use of fur in the fashion industry, showing that faux-fur can be more beautiful. Her market is young women who aim to make sustainable fashion colourful and exciting with vibrant and playful designs. INSTA @G.O.S.H.girl
HIUT DENIM CO:
Cardigan is a small town of 4,000 good people. 400 of them used to make jeans. They made 35,000 pairs a week. For three decades. Then one day the factory closed. It left town. But all that skill and knowhow remained. Without any way of showing the world what they could do. That’s why we have started The Hiut Denim Company. To bring manufacturing back home. To use all that skill on our doorstep. And to breathe new life into our town. Here goes. http://www.hiutdenim.co.uk @HiutDenim
HOWIES:
Howies is an independent active clothing company based in West Wales, owned and run by its employees. We started in 1995, making high quality, lower impact clothing for running, cycling and the outdoors, as well as easy to wear stuff for everyday. Our award-winning men’s and women’s clothing is ethically produced using organic, recycled or natural fabrics wherever possible.
http://www.howies.co.uk INSTA/TWITTER @Howies FB @HowiesClothing
ISEA SURF:
iSeaSurfWear specialise in women’s, men’s and children’s wear including hoodies, leggings, t-shirts and a wide range of accessories. All products are designed and handcrafted in a little studio in west Wales and due to the nature of slow fashion & small-scale manufacturing techniques and hand screen-printing of designs, each item is one of a kind. Most fabric is sourced from the UK and many fabrics are recycled into brand new designs! http://www.iSeaSurfWear.co.uk @ISeaSurf
L26 LABEL:
L26 is a unisex organic wear brand creating organic shirts and accessories. The are based in Cardiff and use organic cotton.

Follow their journey towards
sustainable minimalism.

http://www.L26SustainableFashion.com INSTA @L26Label
LIFEFORMS ART:
Lifeforms Art is all about spreading the conservation message & celebrating the amazing creatures who share our planet. You can be sure that your T-shirt will be 100% organic cotton, made with the strictest environmental certifications. http://www.lifeformsart.co.uk @LifeformsArt
LITTLE DWT:
Little Dwt is new clothing shop, part of Nash Clothing in Swansea.

They sell both pre-loved and new sustainably sourced baby and children’s clothing store.

http://www.littledwt.co.uk
INSTA @LittleDwtUK
LLEN DESIGN:
Designed and made in Wales by Len Henbrow. Llen Design create sustainable suits, dresses and evening wear. Perfect for any red carpet event.

Contact for more info.

http://www.llenhembrow.co.uk @Llen_Design
LLYNFI TEXTILES:
Llynfi is a different approach to clothing based in rural Wales and run by a mother and daughter team. Supporting British farmers, small producers and our own spinning and weaving mills. Carefully sourcing the best materials for sustainable social and environmental happiness, both near and far. We use certified organic yarn for most of out knitwear, and certified cotton for lining our dresswear. http://www.llynfitextiles.co.uk INSTA @Llynfi TW @LlynfiTextiles
MAYKHER:
MAYKHER like Maker or Make Her, is a profit with purpose, sustainable and ethical practise fashion company. We vow to work with makers, not machines, and to favour ethical employment opportunities and fair wages over fast fashion for fewer pennies. We are committed to helping harness the talent of women in the developing world, we want to ensure the greatness they were born with can thrive and flourish in even the most impoverished of areas. http://www.maykher.com @MaykherFashion
MISS.CHIEVOUS GLADRAGS: Rainbow loving festival fashion with an eco friendly edge! Miss.Chievous Gladrag queen herself Helena is dedicated to creating one of a kind wearable art for all shapes and styles, constructing, repurposing, dying and generally hoarding eye catching fabric. She uses a wide range of upcycled fabrics, prints, colours and style to create her truly unique and stand out fashion! INSTA @miss_chievious_gladrags FB @MissChieviousGladrags
ONESTA:
Every timeless classic in our collection is made from premium, luxurious fabric and trims that are produced sustainably and ethically. Crafted from natural fibres, such as seaweed and eucalyptus trees, and natural vegetable-based dyes, there are no nasty toxins or pesticides. Made in the UK, each garment is produced to the highest quality and is designed to last! https://www.onesta.uk/ @Onesta
STITCH RETROFIT:
Stitch Retrofit has many years experience making clothing and offer three service categories available Retrofit, Repair and Remake. Retrofit can be any custom addition to an existing garment, this includes printing, painting, Stitch Art etc. Repair can be any custom fix, including button and zip replacement. Remake includes shape adjustments like a cinched waistband or hemline changes. FB @StitchRetrofit Insta: @Stitch.Retrofit
SUSSED:
SUSSED Is A Community Owned Cooperative, Staffed Entirely By Volunteers. SUSSED was formed by Sustainable Wales in 2006 and specialises in ethical products; specifically, Fairtrade, environmentally friendly and local goods. They sell many sustainable and fairly traded clothing, accessories and household furnishing. http://www.sussedwales.com INSTA @Sussed_Wales TW @SussedWales
SWOPAHOLICS:
Distinctive quality items, sustainable fashion and packaging. A new perspective. Swop with style and dress sustainably to reduce your environmental impact. 2020 is the year to swop fast fashion for sustainable fashion. Commitment to quality. Unique designs. Available to swop and buy. https://www.depop.com/swopaholics/ @Swopaholics
THE TOPIAN DEN:
I recycle / upcycle pre-loved garments into eco friendly clothing, bags and accessories. My creative journey began as a small child when I was taught in my early years to sew. I design and create Whimsical Eco Friendly Wearable and Useable Art. All my designs are created and made by myself. I am a self taught artist / designer, and I create all my own patterns for these garments, bags and accessories. http://www.thetopianden.uk/ @TheTopianDen
UPCYCLE FOR YOU:
Upcycle For You was created by designer/maker Emma Payne who designs and makes unique clothing, with her passion for dresses. Emma allows her customers to hang onto their much loved items, which would otherwise be thrown away, to create unique one-off items. All of the materials Emma uses are secondhand keeping costs low for both designer and customer. Upcycled fashion accessible for all! FB @UpcycleForYou Insta @Upcycle_For_You
CLAIRE REES -UPSTYLE CLUB:
I am a sustainability-focused personal fashion stylist who helps people to love the clothes they already have. I’m a former fashion journalist who got fed up of fast fashion and started finding better ways to make an impact through clothes. I offer wardrobe sessions at home, where I show clients how to be more sustainable. Book well in advance. http://www.clairereesmedia.com INSTA @UpstyleClub TW @ClaireReesMedia
VALERIE KITSCH:
Affordable, eco friendly and 100% vegan casual clothing for women, Designed and made by Deby McCloy in her little studio in Swansea. She uses second hand textiles in her designs to help conserve resources and reduce what we send to landfill. She has a line of casual clothing including slogan tees and jackets, with vegan, anti-capitalist and environmental messages. http://www.ValerieKitsch.co.uk @ValerieKitsch
WORK SHY:
Work Shy are based in Cardiff and create a range of work wear clothing such as organic cotton canvas shirts for artisans and adventurers alike. They also hand dye their fabrics themselves eliminating any banned carcinogenic dyes commonly used in the global fashion industry. Work shy. Look busy! Website Coming soon! @WeAreWorkShy
WREXHAM CLOTHING EXCHANGE: Fast fashion is so yesterday! Why not refresh your wardrobe a different way, swapping your unwanted pieces of clothing, shoes and accessories. They will be back post pandemic very, very soon! TW: @ClothingWrexham FB: @WrexhamClothingExchange

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