11 STEPS TO BECOME A GREEN-WARRIOR
- MAKE A DECISION💡
Getting started in your sustainable lifestyle may be challenging but pays you off with an instant. Your contribution will pay off on a long run.
- EDUCATE YOURSELF 📚
Bit by bit, start researching into topics that interests you and learn, read as much as you wish or can. Even 10 minutes research a day makes a huge difference.
- ASK QUESTIONS❓🔆
Go ahead and ask questions about the product that you intent to purchase. The sellers are happy to help, be honest and straight forward about your query.
- READ THE LABEL 🏷
Read the care label. Pay special attention to the garment material and the origin. If you don’t understand something, Google is here to help.
- WHERE IS IT MADE? 🧵
Find the location of the item’s manufactura. You don’t want to support manufacturers who may support child labour, or use abusive language and unlawful manner at work. Be careful with this.
- NATURAL OR NOT 🤩 /🤢
Is your garment made of naturally sources or recycled materials? Read the label inside. You want to gravitate more towards natural fiber clothing or towards up-cycled materials.
- DYE STUFF 🧪
Is your garment dyed by a conventional chemical or a sustainable dying pigments that promotes zero waste-water emission? This enjoys high priority on your list of what you need to watch out for.
- ALTERNATIVE DETERGENTS 🧼
There are plenty of amazing eco-friendly (sodium carbonate) detergents and washing liquids that are just amazing for your skin and lowers the waste-water emission. They are affordable and compose less harm and irritation to your skin.
- NO-NO DRYER ☀️
Have you noticed that the clothes dried outside smell a lot nicer? May takes 1-2 hours longer to dry, but let’s rely on the sun, the heat, or the indoor room temperature to dry clothes. This lowers the electricity use and your wallet will love it too.
- BUY QUALITY, BUY LESS 🌿
Quality is one of the most sustainable feature of a garment. The less you buy, the less waste generated. Be mindful of your purchase. Touch it. Feel it. Move it around or even stretch it, to see how the garment reacts.
- ACCEPT THAT THIS IS A JURNEY, NOT A DESTINATION 🕊
The fact that you read though our ’11 ways to greenery’ is already an indicator that you are on the right route to living a respectful, quality, minimal life. To live simply allows us to enjoy more of what’s really important. We believe that this is our soul-purpose as humans.