Malaika New York
Handcrafted from fabric swatches, is sustainably created using fabric scraps from the collection and up-cycled bike tube saved from going to landfill. Each jacket is a bespoke piece featuring unique swatches with different placements and colors, 80% black fabric pieces with a few colored squares. Ethically produced in New York by Malaika New York using zero waste design principles.
MALAIKA NEW YORK is a Zero Waste company based in New York, launched on Earth Day 2016. Their mission is to make sustainable fashion sexy and to give fashionable women home in the sustainable fashion industry. Their sustainability ranges from Zero Waste garments, optimized sizing, donating a tree for each garment sold, unisex garments, designed and handmade locally in New York, no plastic packaging, seasonless collections, up-cycled materials, and regenerated fabrics such as ECONYL® regenerated nylon.
Fair and decent working conditions, covering areas including health and safety, equality and anti-discrimination, unionisation, and employee wellbeing.
When a commodity is produced in a short, localised supply chain, stimulating the local economy, generating job opportunities, and reducing international transportation emissions.
Packaging intended for consumers and businesses that has been designed with sustainability in mind and has a lower environmental impact than traditional forms of packaging, such as single-use plastic.
When a product is vegan, it does not contain any animal-based materials.
A set of principles devised to prevent waste through design, production processes or lifestyle choices.
Hand wash cold
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