32 Quotable Quotes on Ethical Fashion

by HULA , October 19, 2018

Credit: Stella McCartney

What better way to start learning about or take a refresher course on sustainable fashion than hear it from the greats? These are people from various areas of the industry – designers, celebrities, journalists, business founders, activists – who have advocated for and helped the adoption of sustainability across the industry. Here are some of our favourite quotes on ethical fashion:

“There is no beauty in the finest cloth if it makes hunger and unhappiness.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“When you wear vintage, you never have to worry about showing up in the same dress as someone else.” – Jessica Alba, actress, author and entrepreneur (from her book The Honest Life 2013)

“Realize the political power of your money and spend it with the brands you know are treating their workers and the environment in the best possible way.” – Lily Cole, model and entrepreneur (Harper’s Bazaar 2014)

“Buy less. Choose well. Make it last.” —Vivienne Westwood, fashion designer (The Guardian Live Interview 2014)

“Don’t be into trends. Don’t make fashion own you, but you decide what you are, what you express by the way you dress and the way you live.” – Gianni Versace, fashion designer

“Become an active citizen through your wardrobe.” – Livia Firth, Founder and Creative Director of Eco-Age

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Source: Eco Warrior Princess