FORBES – Mother’s Day Gift Guide: The Best Low-Waste Gifts For Eco-Conscious Moms
By Margaux Lushing
There is nothing convenient about the effects of our favorite fast fashion brands and heavily packaged deliveries, and the moms who are committed to living a low waste lifestyle know this best. Shopping for these enlightened ladies can be hugely rewarding for you both if you follow a few easy guidelines: no (new) synthetic fabrics, no massively packaged boxes and shopping local where you can to lessen the carbon footprint.
The brand’s new, Italian-made ECONYL fabric is its big move into sustainability. Made from a sustainable yarn composed of 100% regenerated nylon fiber sourced from waste collected from landfills and oceans, it has all of the performance with none of the questionable sourcing of traditional activewear.