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5 Sustainable Brands Made in Detroit to Give Your Life a Meaningful Upgrade

Get Rid of the Blues & Go Green this March with Sustainable Brands Made in Detroit

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Is hibernation finally reaching its end? Let’s head into March with energy and green on our minds. Sustainable brands in Detroit and the metro area are serious about saving the planet. The creators behind this local Detroit business are also intelligent in their ability to organically spread positive messages revolving around Detroit residents.

Buying eco-friendly can be tricky and overwhelming though, especially when the internet is contradictory in the information it puts out. Brands that are sustainable are emerging each year to counteract fast fashion and the damages to city life. Not to mention, the clothing is a direct reflection of the creativity of the locals.

Detroitisit rounded up sustainable brands in Detroit that will brighten up and wipe out the winter blues residue

 

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THUMBPRINT

Get your hands on handmade & ethically traded goods from Artisans around the world. Shopping locally in Detroit creates a global impact. Ever thought about eco-friendly dryer balls? Try one out along with eco-friendly essential oils and kitchen utensils. You can count on Eastern Market to deliver the best of small local Detroit businesses. Stop by to shop or check out the online store HERE. Located at 2448 Riopelle St, Detroit.

 

BEKIND DETROIT

Sustainable brands in and around Detroit are easier to shop for thanks to this list and thanks to the bright-minded individuals that started their mission. Swap out paper towels in the kitchen with an ultra-absorbent and reusable Swedish dishcloth in a funky pattern. Browse their collections for cute home goods, totes, tops, and more. The shop is intended to help you on your journey in easily finding stylish eco-conscious essentials.  Click HERE to shop online.

 

Rosemarine Textiles yin yang pillows

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ROSEMARINE TEXTILES

Rosemarine Textiles is a collection of home goods and accessories dyed using plants in Detroit, Michigan. While you’re getting ready to plant outside and ditch the old on the inside, you might as well vamp up your house essentials for freshness all around. Each piece is made by hand with intention and respect for Mother Earth. You’ll feel excellent shopping at Rosemarine Textiles knowing the items were made with love and a passion for the planet. Spruce up the home and add some earthy tones! Click HERE to shop the online store.

 

NOT SORRY GOODS

Detroit is full of goods that are doing good for the community. Not Sorry Goods is 100% Women, Black, and Latinx-owned. Not Sorry Goods strives to provide clothes that help people live unapologetically. They upcycle pre-loved garments with our bold designs, focusing on eco-friendly materials and sourcing ethically-made goods, our intention is to be a leading sustainable & inclusive retailer of the future. Check out their in-store embroidery. Bring in your own gear to get personalized or pick from their in-store selection of upcycled vintage & eco-friendly blanks. Get ready to add more green to your life. Peruse their eclectic plant-holders & accessories. Located at 22963 Woodward Ave. Ferndale, MI 48220.

 

Object Apparel Waffle Weave Vest Top

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OBJECT APPAREL

Sustainable fashion in Detroit does an incredible job at spreading local and global support. However, sustainable brands face the challenge of limiting plastic usage.  Object Apparel consists of organic clothing made with GOTs certified organic fabrics, plant Dyes/Water-based Inks, and no plastic packaging! You’ll definitely notice a difference in the soft material on the skin. It’s time to put away the heavy layers and bring out the flowy selection. Everything is made-to-order, so it will take some time to give you your quality favorites with free shipping in the U.S. Click HERE to shop online.

 

HOPE FOR FLOWERS

Persistent, passionate, caring, creative, and intelligent is just a brief introduction to Detroit native, Tracy Reese. In 2019, Tracy launched Hope for Flowers by Tracy Reese, a responsibly designed and produced collection. Since then, Tracy has successfully merged a signature elegant style with a positive social impact that empowers women and young people. Programming in public schools and collaboration with local artisans in Detroit keep the momentum of her dreams going. Shop all products online HERE.

 

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