Ethical Fashion Resources

Updated: Mar 26


Books:


Alessandra Mezzadri | The Sweatshop Regime: Labouring Bodies, Exploitation, and Garments Made in India


Andrew Brooks | Clothing Poverty: The Hidden World of Fast Fashion and Second-Hand Clothes


Anuschka Rees | Curated Closet: A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building the Perfect Wardrobe


Dana Thomas | Fashionopolis: The Price of Fast Fashion and the Future of Clothes


Elizabeth L Cline | Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion


Lucy Siegle | To Die For: Is Fashion Wearing Out the World?


Sandy Black | The Sustainable Fashion Handbook


Safia Minney | Slow Fashion


Safia Minney | Slave to Fashion


Tasmin Blanchard | Green is the New Black: How to Save the World in Style


Reports:


Circular Fibres Initiative | A New Textiles Economy: Redesigning Fashion's Future


Fashion Revolution | Fashion Transparency Index


The Global Fashion Agenda x The Boston Consulting Group | Pulse of the Fashion Industry


Magazines:


Ethos Magazine- Issue 4


Fashion Revolution Fanzine: Fashion, Money Power


Fashion Revolution Fanzine: Loved Clothes Last


Blogs:


Anuschka Rees | Fair Fashion Blog Series


The Curious Button


Curiously Conscious


Marta Canga


Seasons + Salt


Style Bee


Sustainably Chic


Apps:


Good on You | Ratings of Your Favourite Brands


Websites:


Common Objective | Sustainable Business Network


High Index | Compares Environmental Footprint of Different Materials


The Good Shopping Guide | List of Ethical Fashion Brands


The Fashion Common Room | Digital Media/Education Platform


Documentaries:


River Blue | Film Depicting the Environmental Impact of Fashion


Lives Behind the Label | Series of Short Films Depicting Lives of Garment Factory Workers


The True Cost |Film Depicting the Human Impact of Fashion


Youtube:


Clothing Repairs Playlist


Kristen Leo | Guide to Ethical Fashion Series


My Green Closet | Conscious Closet Tips Series


Ted Talks:


Lucy Siegle | The Wardrobe to Die For- TEDx Salford


Podcasts:


Clare Press | Wardrobe Crisis


Fashion Revolution | The Fashion Revolution Podcast


Fashion Revolution |Who Made My Clothes Podcast


NGO's/Charities:


Better Cotton Initiative


Clean Clothes Campaign


Ethical Fashion Initiative

Fairtrade Foundation


Fashion Revolution


Global Organic Textile Standard


Labour Behind the Label


Sustainable Apparel Coalition


Traid


Research:


Alessandra Mezzadri | SOAS University of London


Andrew Brooks | Kings College London


Geert de Neve | University of Sussex


Centre for Sustainable Fashion


Union of Concerned Researchers in Fashion


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