Sustainable fashion becomes known to the world through media, interviews, awards, and fashion shows over the past few years. Sustainable fashion is also called eco-fashion in that the design of a product is created and then produced by recycling and with harmless fabric. This design was produced after taking into consideration its impact on the social environment. In recent years, the customer is making sure of the manufacturing way of the product and its transparency.
The fashion industry ensures that they produce high-quality products produced ethically from sustainable sources. Products like eco friendly sneakers, some bridal dresses, and other products sold by sustainable fashion brands are produced with recycled and natural fiber and protein. so that the harmful chemical and waste material reduced from the environment.Looking forward to sustainable fashion
From Algae-based foam
Most people don’t know that algae, an organism that grows underwater, can be useful for the fashion industry. Brands are using algae for the production of eco friendly sneakers and eco-friendly textiles. Like Bloom FOAM designing and producing footwear by manufacturing the soles of shoes using algae biomass
From Koba Faux fur
It is a versatile fabric manufactured by using Kelp seaweed. It is used as an alternative to polyester and nylon because it is more sustainable and eco-friendlier. Many vegan clothing firms and brands are manufacturing the products demanded by their customers using this fabric.
From organic fabrics
Organic fabrics are obtained from organic cotton and bamboo, and these are used to produce clothes by various brands and companies. After many environmental awareness campaigns, tv shows, and interviews, people change the fashion industry traditional business model and innovate brands like Vegan Scout and Alabama Channin that produced sustainable products
From pineapple leaf fibers some brands produced cellulose fiber from pineapple leaves that are used as an alternative for leather. As many manufacturing firms use leather to produce bags, footwear, clothes, etc. but it is not sustainable and harmful to the environment. The pineapple leaves’ extract is used by many brands that obstruct the leather industry because it is a more sustainable alternative for leather.
Silk from banana stem
Firms were extracting silk from the stem of the banana plant and used it in the textile industry. Many vegan companies are using this flexible and sustainable material for manufacturing wallets, purses, and paper.
Wool from coconut husks
Coconut fiber, known as Coir, is found in the coconuts used to manufacture sustainable, eco-friendly products like doormats, brushes, mattresses, and the frequently used fashion industry. It is used as an alternative for wool because of its dying and odor removing characteristics. Brands like Polartec produced and introduced products made up of Coir cotton fabric.
Refashion and resale
Resale shops are becoming more popular in today’s world. Customers buy second-hand products at low prices from these stores and minimize the decomposition process. Moreover, some shopkeepers buy the products and redesign them to manufacture unique products. Brands like CodoGirl redesign and alter the existing second-hand products to create something new and unique.
Future of sustainable fashion design
Fashion industries are adopting unique ways to produce more sustainable products. They are creating the products by recycling to reduce the waste material that causes harm to the environment. Using sustainable fashion design reduces the rate of consumption and growing gradually in the fashion industry. Therefore in the future, it brings the change in a traditional business model.
Change in trends
There is an increase in eco-friendly and natural products in the fashion industry because designers now use innovative and socially responsible methods to produce products using sustainable material.
Change in the economy
With the fading of recession, the economy is improving. now the designers have the opportunity to grow efficiently in the sustainable fashion industry
Sustainable development meets the needs of the present economy without compromising on future generations’ ability to meet their own needs and wants.