CONSCIOUS SUMMER ESSENTIALS
9 labels to enjoy this holiday
We have optimistically ignored the British weather and put together a guide to some of the best environmentally friendly, ethical and sustainable products to help you enjoy the sun this summer. Covering the essential items for a successful lazy day in the park or on the beach, we hope to insipre you to go outside and catch any rays that you can.
It is always important to start with a reliable suncream and This Works is a company that focuses on minimum chemical input, maximum skincare output with beautiful packaging. They manufacture their products in the UK. They work with British farmers to source their natural ingredients and none of their products are tested on animals.
Not only is Eckhaus Latta ahead of the curve when it comes to unusual advertising campaigns and diverse target markets, they also find their fabrics (often deadstock) either locally in LA or in New York and all their manufacturing is based in the United States.
Buy the Lapped Baby Tee Peach Mesh – $ 145.00
Samuji’s keywords are “necessary, functionality and kindness”. Their goal is “to produce timeless and sustainable design that serves a purpose yet carries a story.” For example this hat was made in Italy with materials from Italy.
Buy the Tape Hat – €905
Buy the Victoria Pinatex Sandals – £90
Buy the Lilleth Bag – £167.08
With cleaning cloths made from 7 recycled plastic bottles, frames made using bio-based acetate (no crude oil or toxic plasticisers) and UV400 scratch and reflection resistant lenses this sunglasses company is taking the world’s natural resources and your eyes very seriously.