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Fair Trade Fabric – Step 5

Fair Trade Fabric – Step 5

#Ecofriendly fabric must be part of fast-fashion’s demise as we remember the Rana Plaza tragedy today, 7 years ago. Sustainable materials mean ethically employed people working close to home in a safe environment.

Fair Trade Fabric – Step 4

Fair Trade Fabric – Step 4

If you thought Steps 1-3 of an eco-friendly fabric involved a lot of people – just wait for this one! Motif’s sustainable fabric sustains the people who make it and the environment it’s woven in.

Fair Trade Fabric – Step 3

Fair Trade Fabric – Step 3

Earth Day lands in Fashion Revolution Week and that’s perfect! Sustainability concerns in the fashion industry will have far reaching environmental benefits for our planet.

Fair Trade Fabric – Step 2

Fair Trade Fabric – Step 2

Fair Trade, handmade fabrics benefit entire communities with good wages and the environment with good health. See how Step 2 demonstrates #sustainability to perfection.

Fair Trade Fabric – Step 1

Fair Trade Fabric – Step 1

It’s Fashion Revolution Week and #WeMakeYourFabric – yes we do! Follow our Blog-A-Day series to see how many hands make a handmade fabric. Before that tho’ Step 1 is making #recycledyarn.

Meet My Fair Trade Muse …

It was my first major high school art project and it changed my life forever! The extraordinary genius of my fair trade muse, William Morris opened up a world of sustainable design practice.

Women of #TheManualRevolution

Women of #TheManualRevolution

Sustainable everyday goods that are ethically mass-produced can address climate change, compliance issues and unemployment. Join #TheManualRevolution.

Closing the Loop … What?

Closing the Loop … What?

Given the eco and social impact of our choices we now not only need to be informed, we want to be. We want good information to make more eco-friendly choices. We want sustainable progress we’re a part of. And, we want to understand what’s said so we can better contribute.

Fair Trade is Sustainable Trade

How long have you been a Fair Trade supporter? Long enough I’m sure to know that Fair Trade and Sustainability are a match indeed! So, enjoy the video, wave your fair trade flag high and then sneak-a-peek at Motif’s soon to launch collection of sustainable home decor textiles!

Sustainability and Social Media

Sustainability and Social Media

Wise use of resources is our gig as a sustainable business, right? So, why do we let social media marketing suck away our time, money and more? Check these quick tips on a sustainable social media plan right for you!

5 STEPS to Design & Produce Your Sustainable Handwoven Fabrics

Step into a world of handmade wonders!

Learn how easy it is to transform your design business with custom fabrics inspired by age-old traditions with our FREE guide!