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What Is Sustainable Fashion ?
Sustainable fashion in India is taking an upper-hand, and for all the good reasons. Firstly, a few things need to be cleared out before we start going deep into this article. There’s nothing called ‘sustainable fashion’ in the world yet,...
How the Fast Fashion Industry Destroys the Environment
As consumers buy more and more clothes, the fast fashion industry has flourished, mass-producing trendy clothing using cheap, exploitative labor, and environmentally-harmful processes. By producing apparel and garments, massive amounts of greenhouse gas emissions enter the atmosphere, water sources are depleted, and...
Banana Fibre for Sustainable Fashion and Beyond
It is astonishing to contemplate the versatility of the banana plant. Almost every part of the plant has a unique utility. Banana is well known as food, fruit, and fodder crop. Its leaves are an integral part of our tradition...
Banana Fiber
Did you know? Its takes 37 kgs of banana stems to make 1 Kg of fiber . In banana plantations, after the fruits are harvested , the trunks or stem are discarded. Approximately a billion tons of stems and leaves...
Sustainme Biodegradable Polybags
Today plastic has become a significant source of landfill waste. Often consumed by numerous marine and land animals,to fatal consequences. More than 70% of the plastic production is now is waste streams, sent largely to landfill - however too much...
15 Serious Effects of Plastic Bags Causing Environmental Pollution
When you buy something, like foodstuff or clothes, the shopkeeper will normally pack them for you in a shopper bag. Once you get home, you’ll throw the shopper bag in the litter outside. This is the most common way that plastic...
Plastic Bags: What’s The Difference Between Degradable, Compostable and Biodegradable?
The other weekend I asked my partner to run out and grab some groceries I needed for dinner. I noticed him leaving, sans re-usable bag so yelled, "don't forget this!" and chucked a cotton bag his way. He grabbed the...
Will Banning Plastic Bags Actually Save the Planet?
In recent years, plastic bags have been the target of a global crackdown. Single-use plastic bags have been banned by many countries, states, and cities globally in an attempt to curb the massive impact of plastics on the environment. But...
What is Pima Cotton?
Pima cotton is a higher-end type of cotton with a longer fiber than conventional cotton. It has a reputation for producing a smooth fabric that’s soft to the touch, wrinkle-resistant, and ultra-durable. For those who like numbers, Pima cotton fibers measure...
What Is Tencel?
The fabric commonly labelled as “Tencel” is increasingly a fabric of choice for ethical and conscious clothing brands.  It’s light and versatile, and is widely used in casual wear. But what is Tencel? We’ve put together a cheatsheet to help...
7 Reasons Why You Should Start Using Bamboo Fabric
Traditionally, we’ve always thought of cotton as the best material for us and our families. We think of it as pure and ecologically friendly. However, many people are discovering Bamboo Fabric and making the switch. What is it, and should...
What Is Bamboo Cotton?
A bamboo textile is cloth, yarn, or clothing that is made from bamboo fibres. While historically used only for structural elements, such as bustles and the ribs of corsets, in recent years, different technologies have been developed that allow bamboo...
Bamboo Fiber
Sourced from one of the fastest growing plants in the world.Naturally prolific and resilient bamboo does not need fertilizers to boost its growth, or pesticides since its is naturally pest-resistant.This marks it out from cotton or timber ,which needs to...
Who we are ?
At Sustainme, We Work Together with Farmers to create Quality Garments and Accessories from 100% Organic and Sustainable Materials  Our Concept is clear and Simple. We Don't have over paid designers and no expensive shops. We Don't do expensive marketing...
What is recycled polyester?
Recycled polyester (rPET) uses PET as a raw material which is often found in water bottles. To turn these bottles into the material, the plastic is sterilised and crushed. It is then spun into a string of yarn which can...
Why Wear Recycled Cotton Blend Products?
Recycled cotton is produced from the recovery of the unused cotton or the recycling of other pieces. There are several reasons why we say that recycled cotton is sustainable, even if it is not made of organic cotton. LESS RESOURCES...
What is Recycled Cotton?
Recycled cotton can be generally defined as converting cotton fabric into cotton fiber that can be reused in textile products. Recycled cotton is also commonly referred to as regenerated cotton, reclaimed cotton, or shoddy. Recycled content includes recycled raw material,...
Good Menstrual Hygiene Practices
Menstruation is something every woman goes through. However, the taboo and prejudice associated with the subject make it difficult for people to accept how natural this biological process is. Menstrual hygiene is extremely important for women of all ages and...
6 simple tips to kick period pains out of your life
If there was one typical punchline that Periods could throw in the face of every woman, it would be ‘Love me or hate me, you just can’t ignore me’. And it’s true, we can’t ignore this love-hate relationship we have...
Difference between Panty Liners and Sanitary Napkins
 Sanitary napkins need no introduction to you, as it has been a very crucial product for you since puberty. Before that phase of your life, you must have been puzzled and must have wondered what exactly a sanitary napkin is....
How to Use a Sanitary Napkin/Pad
If you’re reading this blog, there are high chances that you’ve just started with your periods and are probably clueless about using a sanitary napkin or a pad.  Well fret not; we are here to help you. Sanitary napkins are...