Manufacturing clothes locally is one route brands can go down to reduce the carbon footprint of their operations. This month’s pick of newly rated brands all design and make their garments in the United States. Here’s what you need to know:
Our Top Newly-Rated Brands For May
Los Angeles-based Proclaim makes beautiful bras, underwear, and basics from eco-friendly materials like recycled plastic bottles and TENCEL. Its designs come in three shades of "nude", building inclusivity into the brand. It also ensures the people in its California factory earn a living wage, and visits suppliers regularly. Find the range in sizes S-3XL.
Elena Bobysheva's luxury label makes bold statement pieces to order. The Chicago-based designer works with colour blocks to create eye-catching day and eveningwear. Bobysheva describes herself as an 'animal activist and environmentalist' with a commitment to sustainability throughout her brand.
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