Every decision we make must consider / embetter both the planet and you. It's an AND relationship rather than on OR one.
The fashion industry is the second most polluting industry (after oil). We take this reality very seriously.
1. Minimize our carbon emissions. We have been able to minimize our production process to 2 stops, both of which are in LA. Our raw materials (yarn) come from Austria. I NEED INFO HERE ABOUT LENZIG. The fabric is dyed and knitted at one facility and then delivered directly to our production & distribution facility. We know the workers that produce our creations. They are treated incredibly well and seem to be very happy at their work place.
2. Work with Los Angeles based knitting/ dye houses that are obliged to comply with very strict laws pertaining to chemicals and water usage. Their factory is pristine