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New Material: Repreve Recycled Polyester

New Material: Repreve Recycled Polyester

For FW19 we introduced a new type of fabric to our line; Repreve 100% Recycled Polyester!

The use of polyester in a sustainable fashion brand is a tricky one. But I gave this one a lot of thought and wanted to share my decision process with you. I will not pretend that recycled polyester is the best thing for the planet. However, the decision to work with it comes from a place of making the best of what materials exist in the world and hopefully we come to a point where we have no new plastic/polyester.

Ok! so if you do not...


A Closer Look: Turtleneck Pullover

A Closer Look: Turtleneck Pullover

A few months ago, when designing the FW19 Collection, I asked our followers on Instagram (@lights.of.all) what kind of fall/winter clothing they preferred; comfy cozy or some fancy chic for parties. It was VERY clear that everyone wanted the former. 
I have to admit, I'm not a big fan of turtlenecks, I've never really liked the look on myself and so I was never planning on making any. However, since everyone specifically asked for turtlenecks, I had to give it a try.

Because the original idea didn't come from me, I didn't have a clear idea of what kind of...