Though we are totally on board with the “buy less” maxim, we should all agree that winter outerwear is part of the season’s essentials. However, whether you are looking for a classic coat or a puffer jacket, make sure that you shop from responsible brands. Check the tags and be inquisitive about the brand’s geography and practices to ensure that your style does not cost the earth to the Earth!
Here are some trendy yet #konshas designs and brands to inspire you:
TOVE‘S BUILT-IN SCART COAT
Don’t worry if you forget your scarf. This classic camel coat will keep you warm and stylish during the festive nights of the winter season.
Why is TOVE #konshas? The brand aims to utilise low impact materials and to work with verified partners that share its values. The production is mainly at source to keep carbon footprint to a minimum. TOVE’s designs are created with timeliness in mind.
ACNE STUDIO‘S TEDDY BEAR COAT
This ecru beige coat looks like the warmest hug you can get this season.
Why is ACNE STUDIO #konshas? The brand is transparent about its supply chain and low impact materials. It’s committed to circularity and product longevity. ACNE STUDIO also ensures high labor standards and training opportunities within the supply chain.
MOTHER OF PEARL‘S SEMI-QUILTED COAT
The plum-coloured coat is the classic but never boring winter addition to your closet.
Why is MOTHER OF PEARL #konshas? The brand is committed to traceability, natural fibers, circularity and animal welfare. MOTHER OF PEARL has its own ‘Ethics commitment’ and ask all factories it works with to adhere to it. The brand also strives to keep production local, with most of its partners being in Europe.
MARFA STANCE‘S PATCHWORK QUILT
This fully reversible patchwork quilt pays homage to the belief that nothing should go to waste. How not to love it?!
Why is MARFA STANCE #konshas? The brand is transparent about its supply chain and relies on low impact and deadstock materials. It partners with family-run ateliers in Italy and each of its items is handmade. Additionally, MARFA STANCE’s shipping partner ensures 150% climate positive shipping.
LOULOU STUDIO‘S CLASSIC BLACK COAT
This timeless piece is what you need for many winter seasons to come.
Why is LOULOU STUDIO #konshas? The brand uses low impact and certified materials. It nurtures long-lasting relationships with its partners and ensures that they are committed to fair payment and safe working conditions.
HOLZWEILER‘S COMFY PUFFER
If you don’t want to attract people’s attention for bringing your duvet outside in the morning, wear this comfortable puffy winter jacket.
Why is HOLZWEILER #konshas? The brand is committed to transparency and traceability and lists all the factories it works with. It relies on low impact and certifies materials. HOLZWEILER also promotes circularity through its RE:vive marketplace.
ULLA JOHNSON‘S PRINT JACKET
This whimsical puffer jacket, inspired by the rugged New Mexico landscape, is the perfect mix of boldness and subtlety you need this season.
Why is ULLA JOHNSON #konshas? The brand celebrates artisanal craft and communities. It works with a unique global supply chain of artisans from Peru, Uruguay, India, Kenya, Brazil, Ghana and the Philippines.
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