My name is Anastasia and I am founder of EcoLama - sustainable fashion solutions.
I have master degree in fashion and 15 years experience working as fashion designer and design director in fast fashion companies.
I am happy to share my experience and knowledge with customers, DIY sewers, tailors, and small business owners. I truly believe that ecological future of fashion industry is in production on demand, small batches production and digital fashion. Let’s go green!
One way to support sustainable fashion is to take care of your clothes and repair them when necessary.
Don't be ashamed of wearing old clothes, as it's better for the environment to reuse what you already have instead of constantly buying new clothes. EcoLama fashion tips might help you with sustainable solutions. Subscribe to our YouTube and Instagram for more fashion solutions.
Exploring thrifting and vintage clothing is another great option. You can find unique pieces at a lower cost and give them a new life. Additionally, upcycling old clothing is an excellent way to create something new out of something old. The best fabric is old or reused fabric, so repurposing old clothes is a great way to contribute to sustainable fashion. EcoLama PDF printable patterns will help you to sew a new garment and upcycle old clothing.
Choosing sustainable fabrics is also important. Natural fabrics like cotton, linen, and hemp are better for the environment than mixed fabrics. There are also sustainable options for synthetic fabrics. Please follow updated info on Sustainable fabrics here.
Choosing DIY sewing and small companies production will help to avoid overproduction. You can also build your own brand with EcoLama PDF printable patterns.
Shopping at print on demand companies or creating your own designs can also help avoid overproduction. Please follow our advices on YouTube.
It's essential to shop local whenever possible, as it supports local businesses and helps reduce the carbon footprint of shipping clothes from far away.
Building a reasonable and sustainable wardrobe is also important. Choose quality over quantity, invest in timeless pieces that you can wear for years, and only buy what you need.
Wash your garments when they're dirty, and not just after wearing them once.
Finally, don't forget to donate or sell your old clothing.
Let sustainable fashion be your lifestyle and take action to support sustainable fashion solutions. By making these small changes, we can make a big difference in the world!
The fashion industry has been responsible for many ecological issues, such as pollution and waste in production process,carbon footprint in transportation, overproduction and landfill emissions.Let’s focus on us! What we in particular can do to reduce the invoronmental impact of fashion industry today. It's essential to understand these issues and take action to support sustainable fashion solutions.