People Tree

A pioneer in sustainable Fair Trade fashion- People Tree

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A pioneer in sustainable Fair Trade fashion started in 1991. Every product is made to the highest ethical and environmental standards from start to finish. Contemporary, versatile designs and playful, exclusive prints inspired by the V&A archives create stylish, innovative and affordable fashion while respecting people and the planet. Collections featuring organic cotton, TENCEL™ Lyocell and responsible wool, are made using traditional artisan skills such as hand weaving, knitting, embroidery and block printing.

The People Tree launched their first fashion range to meet the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) certified by the Soil Association and were the first fashion company to be awarded the world Fair Trade Organisation product label. These certifications guarantee People Tree’s dedication and compliance to the principles of fair trade, covering fair wages, good working conditions, transparency, environmental best practice and gender equality.

Fun Facts:

  1. People Tree actively supports farmers, producers and artisans through 14 producer groups, in 6 countries.
  2. People Tree producers use traditional skill and combine them with new innovative technologies to support and grow their businesses.
  3. People Tree is part of the WFTO community and a representative of Fair Trade, this means far more than paying a fair price, we provide technical assistance for producers, so they can improve their skills, strengthen their businesses and have a positive social impact
  4. People Tree is mainly using materials like:

    Fairtrade Certified Cotton

    Organic Cotton

    Tencel™

    Denim

    Merino Wool

Sustainable doesn’t always mean boring and dull or what do you think?

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