Tag: Eco dye fabric

  • #2 Practices of the hippies are back

    #2 Practices of the hippies are back

    Looking at natural dye techniques was so fun. Most of us probably can’t manage this at home, but we can support the brands who are moving in this direction. Enjoy this DailyFind, love from CW! “There’s so much plastic in this culture that vinyl leopard skin is becoming an endangered synthetic.”   -Lily Tomlin When…

  • Meet Irene Rasetti natural textile artist

    Meet Irene Rasetti natural textile artist

    I am completely taken by this process of adding visual color and texture to textiles. The combinations are endless and it looks like so much fun. Enjoy this DailyFind, love from CW! There is a touching way Irene Rasetti adds natural elements to natural textiles. In her humble disposition it is not readily apparent that…

  • Sustain by Kat: Good for the Earth and Your Skin

    Sustain by Kat: Good for the Earth and Your Skin

    It warms my heart to find apparel brands that are trying to become more sustainable. This is the path forward. Enjoy this DailyFind, love from CW! When Kat Quigley, founder of Sustain by Kat, became pregnant with her first child, her interest in sustainable fashion really blossomed. In particular, she was curious about the chemicals…

  • These Designers Just Want You to Get Amped About Their Chaga-Dyed Clothes

    These Designers Just Want You to Get Amped About Their Chaga-Dyed Clothes

    Who knew that you could blend the slow food movement with the hypebeast streetwear culture? It goes to show that what is good for the planet can also be on trend. Enjoy this DailyFind, love from CW! Bobby Bonaparte and Max Kingery, the duo behind the fashion line Olderbrother, could give a TED Talk on…

  • Practices of the hippies are back

    Practices of the hippies are back

    “There’s so much plastic in this culture that vinyl leopard skin is becoming an endangered synthetic.”   -Lily Tomlin When I came of age in the ’80’s, the natural – eco stuff was considered old fashioned. We wanted neon bright colours that can only be achieved with a toxic dose of synthetic dye compounds, (many…

  • Avocado Dye Is, Naturally, Millennial Pink

    Avocado Dye Is, Naturally, Millennial Pink

    It is fantastic to see the creativity which is necessary when dealing with natural plant dye techniques. Enjoy this DailyFind, love from CW! María Elena Pombo mines a generation’s favorite fruit for something other than guacamole or a toast topping. To make natural dye from avocados, all you need are the pits. Those golden-brown seeds,…