Unethical Fashion

As a passionate environmentalist, I’m always looking for ways to reduce my environmental impact and tread lightly on the Earth. I love fashion and have been sewing since I was four. In my early twenties, I had a brief stint as a model, and dabbled in clothing design and patternmaking. But the fashion industry is one of the most polluting industries in the world, up there with agriculture and oil. Creating a sustainable life is difficult. The more I discover about the reality of life in a modern world, the more it feels like a paradox, a maze I must carefully navigate, through inconsistencies and contradictions, to find my middle way, the least damaging and most ethical path for me.

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