Sustainable Fashion Guides

ZERRIN’s sustainable fashion guides section makes understanding ethical fashion less complicated. From explainers on trends and terms to shopping recommendations, you can find what you need in our handy sustainable fashion guides section!

vintage fashion singapore a vintage tale
Where to score the best vintage fashion in Singapore

Want to quit fast-fashion? Shopping sustainably doesn’t just mean buying vegan or organic clothing. There…

WTF: What The Fabric! Is cotton sustainable?

Cotton is popular for all the right reasons — it’s breathable, lightweight and natural, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t impact the planet and its people. Read more about sustainable fashion’s favourite fabric.

Good Krama face masks reusable leftover fabric
10 brands making reusable face masks and a difference!

If you’re looking for reusable face masks with flair, try out any of these independent brands getting creative and zero-waste with their styles.

Fashion Revolution Week 2020
Breaking Down Fashion Revolution’s Transparency Index 2020

The fashion industry is notoriously known for being one of the most polluting industries on…

Washing synthetics release hundreds of thousands of microplastics into ocean every wash
Fashion’s Not So Micro Problem: Microplastics

Did you know that synthetic textiles are one of the biggest sources of microplastics in our oceans? Read about fashion’s hidden impact on our oceans.

What the Fabric! Everything you need to know about polyester

If you’ve bought clothes within the last decade, the odds are a good half of them are made from polyester. Making up 55% of the global fibre market, polyester is dominating the fast fashion industry. So why don’t we know enough about this (in)famous fabric?

Learn how you can detox your wardrobe
How to do a wardrobe detox

Ahh, clothes. Threads. Garms. Apparel. Whether you’re a fashion enthusiast or not, what we wear is…

We have to be more conscious of our consumption and shop mindfully this festive season
Do you really need it? How to shop mindfully this festive season

It’s hard to be conscious when we shop for our loved ones with all the sales going on. Practice mindful consumption begins with boycotting bargains.

7 documentaries that will inspire you to change the world

From climate change to politics and the impact of fashion, here are five must-watch documentaries that will inspire you to change the world.

10 eco-friendly textiles and fibres to know now

Do you know of the environmental impacts of fabric? Here are 10 sustainable fibres/fabrics to know now, their benefits and their potential drawbacks.