Ethical Fashion Guide 2017 Launch

Just launched, the 2017 Tearfund and BWA Ethical Fashion Guide - Aimed at helping people shop with a clear conscience, the Ethical Fashion Guide ranks companies according to their policies, workers’ rights, and commitment to fair trade.   In the light of the New Zealand Governments announcement of a $2 billion package to address the... Continue Reading →

Training and becoming artisans

We love sharing good news and cool stories, and a new intake of trainees at our producer Freeset for the start of 2017 is just that. With 14 new Women joining the Freeset Kolkata Family and another 8 in Murshidabad, India. Those in Kolkata have started their journey towards freedom and are currently training to... Continue Reading →

Joe follows his Hoodie

"Reveries from a 5 week exodus across India to find the people who made my hood." -Joe Mitchell                             Thanks to Joe, for taking time to follow his Liminal Apparel Fairtrade Hoodie through the supply chain in India, documenting each step along... Continue Reading →

Fashion Revolution

On April 24th last year, 1133 people were killed when the Rana Plaza factory complex collapsed in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Many more were injured. Today, people are still suffering as a direct result of our fashion supply chain.* On this first anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster, we’ll start by remembering its victims and raising awareness... Continue Reading →

hello shop

Hello 2013, we have been a little absent recently but wanted to share with you whats been happening and let you know we now have an official retail shop and show room ready for you to come and see our increasing range of fair trade organic clothing, bags and apparel. Pictured below is our selection... Continue Reading →

Where do your clothes come from?

Today we were privileged to spend the day with a new supplier we are working with as we look to expand our range of fair trade clothing. This was an eye opening and humbling experience understanding and seeing the many hands our clothes go through before the reach us, from spinning to yarn, dyeing the... Continue Reading →

India

After four years we have returned to our producers at Freeset in Kolcutta, India. There is a welcoming peace as we turn down the small street to where Freeset is based away from some of the sights, smells, heat and overwhelming assault on the senses it can be to those unaccustomed to such things. Familiar... Continue Reading →

warehouse 3.0

Progress is happening albeit slowly!. We've been busy painting and putting some signage up, even a bit of indoor lawn to get the indoor outdoor flow happening. We are just finalising ideas for the retail bag display unit and shouldn't be to far off having the showroom ready to go. As always if you'd like... Continue Reading →

Warehouse 2.0

Unused shipping containers, an industrial warehouse, a whole bunch of re purposed materials and some hard work. A recipie for disaster... or the new Liminal Apparel retail show room and office space. We're really excited to see some great progress happening and have just shifted into our office space and will start to fit out... Continue Reading →

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