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Shop our NEW Etsy account for all our currently available one-of-a-kind VZVesey upcycled & repurposed garments!  Shop Levi’s denim, Woolrich flannels, hand painted HumanKind t-shirts and more!  

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Sustainable clothing manufacturing and upcycled fashion design are two important aspects of the fashion industry that aim to reduce its environmental impact and promote more responsible consumption. Here’s an overview of both concepts and some information on the way VESEY participates in the sustainable creation:

Sustainable Clothing Manufacturing:

Materials Selection: Sustainable clothing starts with the choice of materials. Manufacturers are increasingly using organic cotton, hemp, bamboo, and recycled fabrics, which have a lower environmental footprint compared to conventional materials. VESEY searches for the best recycled natural fibers and loves using upcycled fabric selections when possible.

Eco-Friendly Production Processes: Sustainable manufacturers focus on reducing water and energy consumption during production. They may also use eco-friendly dyeing and printing methods. VESEY is always looking for more ways to be eco-friendly in our creation whether it be fabric dye, denim finishing, or metal button production.

Reduced Waste: Minimizing waste is a priority. This includes using cutting techniques that reduce fabric waste and recycling or reusing offcuts. VESEY strives to limit over-production and re-uses as much as possible throughout our process, beginning to end.

Ethical Labor Practices: Sustainable fashion also involves fair labor practices. VESEY strives to ensure that workers are paid fairly and work in safe conditions.

Transparency and Traceability: VESEY commits to transparency in our supply chain, allowing consumers to trace the origins of their clothing.

Local Manufacturing: VESEY opts for local or domestic manufacturing to reduce the carbon footprint associated with shipping products internationally.

Upcycled Fashion Design:

Upcycling involves creating new clothing or accessories from discarded or old garments, vintage pieces, and re-used materials, giving them a new lease on life. Here are key aspects:

Materials: VESEY’s upcycled fashion uses a wide range of materials, including old clothing, textiles, and even non-traditional items like bottle caps, bicycle tires, or vinyl records.

Creativity: Upcycling requires creative thinking to transform these materials into unique and fashionable items. VESEY embraces the imperfections and quirks of the original materials.

Reducing Waste: The primary goal of upcycling is to divert waste from landfills and reduce the need for virgin resources. This aligns with the circular economy concept. Learn more about VESEY’s commitment to reducing waste here —>

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Limited Edition: All VESEY’s upcycled pieces are one-of-a-kind or produced in limited quantities, which adds to their appeal and exclusivity. Get it now before it’s too late!

DIY Culture: Upcycling is not limited to professional designers. Many individuals embrace a DIY approach, repurposing their old clothing and experimenting with design. Check us out on Etsy and be a part of the Etsy maker’s community!

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Consumer Awareness: Upcycled fashion often appeals to consumers who are conscious of sustainability and want to support a more eco-friendly fashion industry.

In recent years, these concepts have gained momentum in the fashion industry due to increasing environmental concerns and consumer demand for sustainable and unique clothing options. Brands that adopt sustainable manufacturing practices and designers who create upcycled fashion are contributing to a more responsible and innovative fashion landscape. We are all in this together!