Monday, December 5, 2022
Conscious Consumer. Purchase trends are shifting. The consumer’s trust on the product, its origin and production process are becoming a powerful force that dictates how companies must operate if they want to remain relevant. Therefore, market’s needs must be met...
What is organic cotton? Certified organic cotton is cotton fiber that has been grown without pesticides and fertilizers, through a process that preserves biodiversity, biological cycles and soil well-being. The world's leading producers of organic cotton are India, China and...
I share with you the excellent article by Silvia Riera in Modaes that is part of the Dossier: Denim, the raw material that defines the product; in which I have had the honor to participate. Thank you very much...
As we did in this previous article defining circular fashion and its relationship with the textile industry, in this analysis the goal is to establish the close relationship between sustainable fashion and circular fashion. At the end of the post...
In this article we continue to analyze the exciting path that is leading us to circular fashion. We introduce you to another of the most important organizations in the sector that is working hard to achieve this. In addition...
The linear economic model of "take, do, discard" is reaching its limits and natural resources are becoming increasingly scarce, threatening the growth of the fashion industry. The public is increasingly aware of the environmental impacts of the fashion industry. Consumers...
Quality and responsible textile production. In our current and global textile industry, a garment may contain components of four from five different countries and during its preparation process it can go through factories in different continents. It happens for example...
Continuing with our analysis of circular fashion - I leave here for you the two previous articles that are closely related to the latter, so I recommend you read: The digital technology of circular fashion & The physical technology...
Fibers are an extremely important part of the textile production process. In this and the next article we will analyze various types of textile fibers and set out the qualities of those that are suitable for the textile industry...
What is Global Fashion Agenda? The Global Fashion Agenda is a not-for-profit organization and the main driving force behind the 2020 Circular Fashion System Commitment. It is a leadership forum for achieving sustainability in the fashion sector and as an...
Organic cotton and fashion. According to the survey carried out by Nielsen, which we discussed in the previous article, “25% of the consumers in the United Kingdom are willing to opt for the ‘green option’, even though it’s more...
International consulting firm Accenture observed nine circular fashion technology concepts that can be used to generate sustainable value and reach the next level of circularity. These concepts are divided into three main categories based on the characteristics of the...
In this article we present to you the report Fashion Transparency Index 2019 By Fashion Revolution. A review of 200 of the world's largest fashion brands and retailers ranked by how much they disclose about their policies, practices and...
This is the fifth article in a series of five. I consider it essential to read the first four articles to know in depth the 2020 Commitment of fashion industry leaders on their way to circular fashion and the...
Continuing with the analysis of the previous article on The State of Fashion 2019 report, we will focus on the current fashion consumer and the changes they have experienced in the past few years. While business models for second-hand, repaired,...
Below, you’ll find the introduction of the report “Style that’s sustainable. A new fast fashion formula” by the international consulting firm McKinsey. In my opinion, this is an article you can’t stop reading and analyzing, which is why I make...

Natural Textile Fibers

In the last few months, I have received several questions through the blog regarding natural textile fibers. Evidently, from the perspective of fashion consumers...