Sustainable Clothing
Sustainable Clothing

Sustainable Clothing Directory

Master-List of Ethical & Sustainable Fashion Brands

Environmentalist Approved Brands

Buckle in, ya’ll. When I say master-list I mean master-list.

This is a working directory and will absolutely be expanded as new brands step up.

While there are over 60 labels here, I also consciously decided not to include certain companies because I want this list to promote companies I actually want to buy from as an average income, city-dwelling human. I hope they speak to you too!

Click the brand name to be directed to their mission statement on sustainability.

Everyday

  • Reformation – $$
    • Carbon neutral
    • Measures CO2, water, and waste of each item
    • Water neutral
  • Dazey LA – $$
    • Hand-drawn and handmade in the USA
    • Uses 100% certified organic cotton
    • Supports female entrepreneurs
  • Known Supply – $
    • Fair Wages + Fair Trade Certified
    • GOTS certified organic cotton
    • Certified B Corps
  • Ash & Rose Boutique – $$
    • Stocks a number of ethical, sustainable labels
    • Guarenteed 100% sweatshop free
    • Deadstock, reused, and recyclable shipping materials
  • Two Thirds – $$
    • Primarily tencel, hemp, linen, & organic cotton
    • Recycled and deadstock fabrics
    • Produced in Europe with fair wages
  • ADAY – $$
    • Seasonless, capsule-style
    • Oeko-Tex 100 Certified
    • Renewable energy in the supply chain
  • Whimsy & Row – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials & recycled fabrics
    • recycled packaging
    • Limits chemicals, water-use, and waste in production
  • Thinking MU – $$
    • Organic, recycled and low-impact materials
    • Natural & eco-friendly dyes
    • Full transparency & traceability of garments
  • Love and Confuse – $$
    • Recycled packaging
    • Local manufacturing
    • 100% natural linens
  • ALTAR – $$
    • Made in America by independent artists
    • Uses deadstock materials
    • Compostable, biodegradable, and recycled shipping materials
  • KOTN – $
    • Certified B-Corp
    • Traceable supply chain
    • Improves social conditions in Egypt
  • No Nasties – $$
    • GOTS organic certified cotton, fully vegan
    • Recycled packaging
    • Full traceability in supply chain and fair wages
  • For Days – $
    • Zero-waste and closed loop
    • Eco-friendly materials & organic cotton
    • Limits amount of chemicals, water, and waste in production
  • VETTA – $$
    • Capsule, multi-use clothing made to last
    • Eco-friendly materials & organic cotton
    • Traceable supply chain in the USA
  • Two Days Off – $$
    • Deadstock textiles
    • Small-batch production in Los Angeles
    • Plastic-free shipping
  • Boyish Jeans – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials & recycled cotton
    • Compostable packaging
    • Water-use reduction in production
  • Back Beat Co. – $$
    • Low impact fabrics
    • Ethically made in India & LA
    • Sustainable shipping
  • Birdsong – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials & organic cotton
    • local manufacturing in UK
    • Provides fair employment for disadvantaged women
  • Lucy & Yak – $
    • Produced by hand with low-impact dyes
    • Living wage for all employees
    • Uses some recycled materials
  • Kirrin Finch – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials & limited water and chemical use
    • Packaging from 100% post consumer waste materials
    • Advocate for fair wages, labour rights, and gives back to LGBTQ community
  • People Tree – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials and GOTS certified organic cotton
    • low-impact, non-toxic dyes
    • Member of the World Fair Trade Organization Guarantee System
  • Outerknown – $$
    • Recycled, regenerative, and organic materials
    • Fair Trade & Fair Labor Association accreditation
    • Repair, replace, and recycle jeans policy
  • Big Bud Press – $
    • Ethical LA based manufacturing
    • Recycled acrylic and cotton materials
    • Size inclusive and genderless
  • The New Blak – $$
    • Capsule wardrobe style built to last
    • Eco-friendly materials like organic cotton and bamboo
    • recycled, reusable and biodegradable packaging
  • Encircled – $$
    • Oeko-Tex 100 certified and eco-friendly materials
    • Traceable supply chain and local production in Canada
    • Green-powered studio and website hosting
  • Toad & Co – $$
    • Eco-friendly, upcycled, and recycled materials
    • Reusable Limeloop shipper option
    • Sustainability Working Group member and Oeko-Tex 100 certified
  • Amour Vert – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials and GOTS certified organic cotton
    • Buy a tee, plant a tree program
    • Recyclable and compostable packaging
  • Tribe Alive – $$
    • Uses upcycled and/or organic materials
    • Certified B Corps, Fair Trade Federation, and carbon offset program
    • Upcycled and biodegradable packaging
  • Dedicated – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials, organic cotton, and recycled polyester
    • A traceable supply chain with a living wage
    • Global Recycling Standard certified
  • Synergy – $
    • Eco-friendy materials, organic cotton, and low-impact dyes
    • Transparent supply chain and Fair Trade
    • Certified B Corps
  • Thought – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials, organic cotton, and recycled polyester
    • Recycled paper and compostable packaging
    • Oeko-Tex 100, GOTS, and Fairtrade certified products
  • MUD Jeans – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials, recycled and organic cotton
    • Low-impact non-toxic dyes, fully vegan product
    • Fully traceable production with a living wage
  • Tamga – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials, tencel, and organic cotton
    • Low-impact, non-toxic dyes
    • Fully traceable supply chain with living wage
  • ARMEDANGELS – $$
    • Renewable resources and recycled materials
    • Fairtrade and PETA certified
    • Part of Fair Wear Foundation
  • Tonle – $$
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials
    • Fully traceable supply chain with a living wage
    • Zero-waste design process
  • Spell – $$$
    • Eco-friendly materials and GOTS certified organic cotton
    • Leather Working Group audited
    • Traceable and responsible supply chain
  • Threads for Thought – $
    • Closed-loop supply chain saves water
    • Eco-friendly materials and organic cotton
    • Profits benefit in-need communities

Basics

  • The Classic T-Shirt Company – $
    • 100% GOTS certified organic cotton
    • Fair wages, reasonable hours, and good working conditions
    • Made in the USA
  • Pact – $
    • Eco-friendly materials and GOTS certified organic cotton
    • Fair Trade USA Certified
    • Living wage & workers rights statement
  • 337 Brand – $
    • Eco-friendly materials
    • Working towards zero-waste, made in USA
    • Partnered with 1 Tree Planted
  • MATE the Label – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials and GOTS certified organic cotton + non-toxic dyes
    • Produced locally in Los Angeles
    • 100% recycled materials for packaging
  • Groceries Apparel – $
    • 100% GMO-free, pesticide & herbicide-free, recycled materials
    • Locally produced in California
    • Fair-trade and fair conditions in supply chain
  • California Cloth Foundry – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials & natural, non-toxic dyes
    • Compostable packaging
    • Based in USA with fair living wages
  • Miakoda New York – $$
    • Eco-friendly materials, organic cotton, non-toxic dyes
    • 100% recycled packaging
    • Locally manufactured in USA with living wage

Under-things

  • Swedish Stockings – $
    • Powered by renewable energy
    • Zero-waste factories
    • Made from recycled nylon
  • Organic Basics – $$
    • Eco-friendly, recycled materials and organic cotton
    • Renewable energy in production
    • Living-wage and safe working conditions
  • Boody – $
    • Oeko-Tex 100, PETA vegan, and Ecocert Certified
    • Fair compensation under WRAP certification
    • Tracks impact of each item
  • Underprotection – $$
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials
    • Oeko-Tex 100 certified
    • Environmentally-friendly packaging
  • Mary Young – $
    • GOTS certified bamboo rayon
    • Oeko-Tex 100 certified
    • A Canadian-based company with equal wages
  • Thunderpants – $
    • Eco-friendly materials, organic cotton, and non-toxic dyes
    • Produced locally in the USA
    • Traceable supply chain with a living wage
  • Mighty Good Basics – $
    • 100% GOTS certified organic cotton, fully vegan product
    • Renewable energy used in production
    • Traceable supply chain which empowers workers and pays a living wage

Yoga

  • Girlfriend Collective – $$
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials
    • 100% recycled and recyclable packaging
    • Social Accountability International certified (ethical manufacturing)
  • Nube – $$
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials + non-toxic dyes
    • Manufactured in the USA with fair wages
    • Plastic-free and recyclable packaging
  • Parusha People – $$
    • 100% Tencel, Modal, & USA GOTS certified organic cotton
    • Water-based, non-toxic ink
    • Woman-owned, handmade, and factory-free
  • Satva – $
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials + organic cotton
    • Natural, non-toxic plant-based dyes
    • A portion of proceeds goes back to agricultural communities
  • We-Ar – $$
    • An effort to use more eco-friendly materials
    • Waste reduction and upcycling of fabric
    • Safe and fair working condition with living wage + Certified B Corps

Outdoorsy

  • Coalatree – $$
    • Certified Bluesign and renewable energy use in production
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials
    • Numerous giveback programs
  • Tentree – $
    • Eco-friendly materials and organic cotton
    • Renewable energy used in production
    • Traceable tree planting
  • Team Timbuktu – $$
    • Recycled plastic water bottle fabric + organic cotton
    • Traceable manufacturing and living wage
    • compostable and recyclable packaging
  • Ponch – $$
    • 100% recycled plastic
    • Certified by Global Recycling Standard
    • Biodegradable, recycled and recyclable packaging
  • Yuki Threads – $$
    • GOTS certified organic cotton and recycled polyester
    • Donates to 1% for the Planet
    • Partnered with Fairtrade International
  • Jack Wolfskin – $$
    • Eco-friendly, recycled Bluesign certified materials and organic cotton
    • Tracks carbon emission, water use, and waste with commitment to reduce
    • Fair Wear Foundation leader ensuring living wage in supply chain
  • Patagonia – $$
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials, GOTS certified organic cotton, Bluesign certified
    • Member of 1% for the Planet, Sustainable Apparel Coalition, and certified B Corps
    • Traceable and empowering supply chain
  • Sealand – $$
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials
    • Uses renewable energy in supply chain
    • Sustainability education efforts

Swim

  • Londre – $$
    • Oeko-Tex 100 certified eco-friendly and recycled materials
    • Repair program + compostable and recyclable shipping
    • Produced locally in Canada
  • Sensi Graves – $$
    • Recycled fabrics + carbon offsets
    • Compostable and recyclable packaging
    • Made in USA + partner of 1% for the Planet
  • Natasha Tonic – $$
    • Eco-friendly fabrics, organic cotton and hemp, non-toxic dyes
    • Produced locally in USA audited by Fair Wear Foundation
    • Reduces microfiber pollution and healthier for skin
  • WeAreNativ – $$$
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials and low-impact dyes
    • Produced by hand in limited batches to reduce impact and excess
    • Ensures living wage across production
  • Vitamin A – $$
    • Eco-friendly and recycled materials
    • Manufactured locally in California & ensures living wage across production
    • Donates Portion of sales to female empowerment and ocean conservation

Which sustainable brands make your list?

Who are your favs? Who did I miss? Let me know in the comments!

Your sustainable lifestyle coach,