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Fashion with Heart - Inai x Fashion Revolution Week

Inai is a creative space, where timeless leather pieces are crafted using exotic Italian/Indian leathers, handmade by skilled Indian artisans in their workshop based in Madras, India. Their business rests on sustainable fashion practices where they use ethically sourced leather from certified tanneries and also transform leather scraps leftover from production into beautifully handcrafted, one-of-a-kind designs. Their artisanal workshops are partially solar powered, in an effort to reduce our environmental footprint. During the Fashion Revolution Week we had a quick chat with Shruti Ashok, the founder of Inai about Fashion Revolution India and her view on ethical fashion. Why do you think it is necessary to be ethical and transparent? The Fashion Industry plays a huge role in the impact on the...

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Thasneem Masood, Rossbelle Co founder tells us about Fair Trade Movement India on Fair Trade Day

CEO& Co-founder of Rossbelle, Thasneem Masood, strives to bring a change in the fashion industry not only by promoting sustainable fashion but also the practice of Fairtrade. She strongly believes that developing countries like India deserve to have viable trading conditions. Her opinion on Fairtrade was answered upon the questions asked.   What according to you is Fairtrade? Fairtrade is basically about creating opportunities for economically disadvantaged producers through transparency and accountability. On other words, a trading system that considers the social, economic and environmental well-being of marginalized small producers and does not maximize profit at their expense is my view on Fairtrade. Fairtrade is also about recognizing, promoting and protecting the cultural identity and traditional skills of small producers as...

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