Love Your Clothes Longer

Love Your Clothes Longer

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 8:00am

CAMPAIGN: Conscious Consumption

CONTENT: Multimedia with summary

As a result of many factors, we are consuming more clothing than at any time in human history, over 100 billion garments annually. Compared to 15 years ago, consumers buy three times more garments every year and keep them half as long. The environmental impacts of this are major, but not beyond our control. Studies show that just by keeping our clothes an extra nine months, we can reduce our carbon, water and waste footprint between 20% and 30%.

Are you looking for ways to ensure that your favourite piece lives to its full potential?  Click here to watch the video and pick up a few tips on how to keep your clothes longer. Join the conversation on #MakingApparelBetter.