Take Action in Fashion has a simple framework: changing the way we buy fashion, wear fashion, and think about fashion.
These resources can help us do just that.
Poshmark is a leading social marketplace for secondhand styles. Poshmark makes shopping and selling simple, social, and sustainable!
BEST FOR: Buying and selling secondhand items, in which the price is set by the seller!
This website is dedicated to teaching the beautiful art of repairing and customizing clothes through stylish & creative patterns as well as free tutorials.
BEST FOR: Learning ways to repair and upcycle clothing to wear them to the fullest!
GOOD ON YOU
Good On You aims to make sustainable shopping easy for millions of people. Thousands of brand ratings, articles and expertise on ethical and sustainable fashion.
BEST FOR: Assessing the sustainability of your favorite brands & discovering new ones!
thredUP is an online consignment and thrift store where you can buy and sell high-quality secondhand clothes.
BEST FOR: Buying and selling secondhand clothing, in which the price is set by thredUP!
RENT THE RUNWAY
Rent the Runway is the premier subscription fashion service that powers people to rent styles rather than purchase them. Rental can be tough to make eco-friendly, but RTR has focused on making their process sustainable.
BEST FOR: Renting high quality/designer styles for work, weekends, and events!
FASHION FOR GOOD
The mission at Fashion for Good is to bring together the entire fashion ecosystem through their Innovation Platform.
BEST FOR: A culmination of sustainable fashion resources and tools!
Depop is the fashion marketplace app where the next generation come to discover unique items. With a global community buying, selling and connecting to make fashion more inclusive, diverse and less wasteful.
BEST FOR: Buying and selling unique, vintage-style items!
A blog dedicated to clothing organization & tips. Knowing what items you already own and using them to their maximum potential is crucial in sustainable fashion, and organization helps you do just that!
BEST FOR: Arranging your closet to maximize the most sustainable clothing- clothing you already own!
ECO FASHION LABELS
Eco Fashion Labels is a marketplace for sustainable fashion. They offer organic, recycled, vegan, fair trade, second hand and ethically produced fashion for women, men and kids.
BEST FOR: Buying new items that are produced sustainably!
mindful closet is an online minimalist personal styling service based in St. Louis and serving clients worldwide. Dacy teaches how to maximize the clothing you own and create a capsule wardrobe.
BEST FOR: Learning to love and style the clothing you own!
ETHICAL STYLE JOURNAL
A print magazine and digital platform exploring fashion with a mindful perspective. ESJ is expanding the conversation surrounding ethics and sustainability in fashion.
BEST FOR: Learning about awareness, accountability, and action as they relate to the fashion industry!
wearwell offers ethical + sustainable clothing, accessories, home goods, and more from brands that meet the highest standards. They also have wearwellagain items, which are all secondhand.
BEST FOR: High quality products and membership-style sustainable shopping!
The Laundress "Clean Talk" Blog is full of information on how to correctly wash, and therefore care for, clothing. This extends the life of clothing and is a completely free way to start your sustainability journey.
BEST FOR: Learning about how to care for the clothing you already own!
EcoCult is a curious, thoughtful, science-based view into the international sustainable fashion industry.
BEST FOR: Proven, fact-based information about sustainable fashion!
TO THE MARKET
TO THE MARKET is a turnkey solution for ethical manufacturing, connecting you to a syndicated network of sustainable, story-rich suppliers.
BEST FOR: Sustainable custom designs for businesses and bulk orders!
Stylebook is an app that allows you to store and virtually organize your closet. By uploading the pieces in your wardrobe, you get the most out of what you already have.
BEST FOR: Mixing and matching what you own & comparing new purchases to what you have in your closet!
MY GREEN CLOSET
My Green Closet is a channel, blog, and community for slow fashion, green beauty, and living more consciously.
BEST FOR: A young, fresh perspective on sustainable fashion!
Swap.com has an unbelievable selection of everyday items will help you find anything you need, and keep things out of the landfill.
BEST FOR: Not high fashion- this is everyone’s thrift store, with both practical and cool items!
VETTA is a woman-owned business that was started with a mission to create beautiful, versatile clothing. VETTA creates mini capsule wardrobes made up of five versatile pieces that can be mixed and matched to create a month's worth of outfits.
BEST FOR: Beginning a capsule wardrobe, high-quality pieces for life!
SUSTAIN YOUR STYLE
Sustain Your Style is an independent platform made by people who like fashion and style but are concerned about the current practices of the fashion industry.
BEST FOR: Concentrated sustainable fashion content from a variety of creators!
Girlfriend Collective is an athletic and loungewear brand that uses recycled materials like polyester, fishing nets and used water bottles to create its pieces.
BEST FOR: Trendy, sustainable athletic and loungewear!
Etsy is a global online marketplace, where people come together to make, sell, buy, and collect unique items. It is also a community pushing for positive change for small businesses, people, and the planet. There’s no Etsy warehouse – just millions of people selling the things they love.
BEST FOR: Unique items and gifts made by small businesses all over the world!
Fashion Pass is an online clothing rental service. Sharing clothes is more sustainable than having lots of people purchasing fast fashion, and clients can stay on-trend while reducing the environmental impact of fashion.
BEST FOR: Trendy, discounted, and sustainable style!
Remake is a global advocacy organization fighting for fair pay and climate justice in the clothing industry. We are here to end poverty wages, unsafe conditions and gender-based violence with which our clothes are made today.
BEST FOR: Valuable and current resources, articles, petitions, etc. surrounding sustainable fashion!
Sustainably Chic is a blog discussing sustainable fashion, green beauty & eco lifestyle.
BEST FOR: Unique perspectives on sustainable fashion and regular blog postings/updates.