5 min reading
7 June 2021
10 Upcycling Designers you have to know
Enjoy this selection of 10 designers and small independent labels that work beautifully with upcycling ♻️😎
A Portuguese brand with circularity in mind R-Coat ⛱☂️♻️ Ana and Yasmin are the upcycling fashion designers that transform broken umbrellas, a non recyclable material, into sustainable fashion. Check out their parkas and rain hats (available on TA-DAAN shop) 🤩
Bethany Williams works with social projects and communities to give textiles a second chance. The designs are colorful and graphic. 🍭
She is the best in creating upcycled streetwear, we had the pleasure to interview Tega. Her bags and shoes made of nike socks and patagonia sweaters are iconic. 👜🧦
This brand uses various home textiles like colorful terry towels to create edgy fashion designs. All remake fashion is produced in Europe. 🌍
A clothing brand with a focus on the creative process and a creative platform for creativity, community and climate awareness. No‑waste is a starting point as they use vintage garments and deadstock textiles. 🧵
The best quilted and patchwork designs are from Psychic Outlaw. This brand creates happy, handmade clothing using vintage and antique textiles. ✨
Upcycling denim on a professional level. Ksenia Schnaider produces over 1000 garments each season and 1/3 is made of upcycled denim. This is denim design ready for the ‘catwalk’ and fashion weeks. 💃🏼
A small dutch label of repurposed hand‑dyed knitwear. Great color work and tie-dye effects give each item a unique vibe. 🧶
A small upcycle studio in the Netherlands that renews your designer items. It has a colorful, scandinavian vibe and uses rich fabrics to re‑design your items. 📝
Fashion artist from Amsterdam who uses design to tell socially relevant stories, like the massive secondhand clothing dump in Africa. She started in 2015 by making collections from textile waste. ♻️
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