Winter Wardrobe Upgrade: Sustainable Fashion Finds to Keep You Cozy and Stylish in 2023 by Aalia Mauro | Verte Mode

Winter Wardrobe Upgrade: Sustainable Fashion Finds to Keep You Cozy and Stylish in 2023 by Aalia Mauro | Verte Mode

As the temperature drops and the frosty winds start to nip at your skin, you might notice that your trusty gloves and favorite winter jumper have certainly seen better days. The urge to head to the nearest fast fashion store for a quick fashion fix is understandable, but there's a more responsible way to approach your winter wardrobe. 

Second-Hand Shopping:

Not only is this a planet-friendly choice that reduces the demand for new materials and labor, but it's also incredibly budget-friendly. You'll be amazed at the gems you can find for a fraction of the price. Plus, there's something genuinely special about wearing pieces with a unique history and character.

But if you're after a perfect blend of style, warmth, and a clean conscience in your winter essentials, we've got some remarkable brands to introduce you to.

Curated Brands with a Purpose

Now, these aren't just random brands we're tossing your way. We've meticulously curated them based on a rigorous rating system. So, if you're eager to embrace a winter season filled with confidence and authority in the sustainable fashion field, keep reading. 

Merino Wool & Mohair Oversize Sweater

Merino Wool and Mohair Blend Oversize Sweater

Elegance Redefined in Extra Fine Merino and Mohair Blend by Antonia Erre

Elevate your wardrobe with the Miriam Crewneck, a testament to unparalleled elegance and the exquisite quality of materials. Crafted from an extra fine Merino and Mohair blend, this garment exudes sophistication and comfort, evident at first glance.

Inspired by the incomparable Miriam Makeba, the legendary South African Jazz singer and activist against racial segregation, this piece pays homage to a true icon of music and social change.

Antonia Erre, a brand born in 2022 in the heart of southern Italy, embodies the spirit of independent women who hold dear values like culture, innovation, self-love, and sustainability. It's not just a clothing line; it's a community of like-minded women who share a passion for more than just fashion.

 

Paneros Eden Sweater Sand Dollar

 

Cotton Pullover Sweater

 

Step into the world of effortless style with our Eden Pullover Sweater, a masterpiece of ethical craftsmanship by Bali's skilled artisans. Carefully handcrafted with the softest, high-quality cotton yarn, this crew neck style embodies comfort, making it ideal for those sun-kissed days. Its classic neutral hue and delicate pointelle stitch design ensure it effortlessly complements any ensemble.

Pair the Eden Pullover Sweater with our Lennon Skirt for an effortlessly chic look, or throw it on with your favorite shorts for a casual, laid-back vibe.

This piece is a testament to sustainability, hand-knitted from premium cotton fabrics that align with eco-conscious values.

Don't miss the Styling video from our Founder in the carousel for additional insights on how to make the most of this versatile piece.

Here's a quick rundown of the key features:

  • Easy pull-on style
  • Relaxed fit, true to size
  • Model stands at 5'8" and adorns a size small
  • Side slits at the hem
  • Ribbed details at cuffs and hem
  • Beautiful two-tone blend of light tan and white yarn
  • Exquisite pointelle stitch
  • Crafted with 100% Cotton
  • Handmade with love in Bali

 

Fern Sweater Dress

 

Fern Sweater Dress

 

In a world that yearns for love, this Organic Crew Neck Statement Sweater Dress stands as a testament to affection and care. It features a ribbed neckline, extra-wide ribbed cuffs and hem, and the distinctive YesAnd touch – signature thumb holes for that added flair.

The brand YesAnd, believes in making mindful choices, selecting fibers such as organic cotton and TENCEL™ Lyocell to prioritize both human well-being and the preservation of our precious ocean ecosystems by reducing microplastic pollution. With regenerative and biodynamic farming practices, they are not merely cultivating crops but restoring depleted soil. 

 

High Necked Cropped Sweater

 

Organic Cotton Crop Sweater

 

Bio Gaga in Organic Cotton, extra soft crop sweater. Young and sophisticated look Inspired by the American singer, songwriter and actress Lady Gaga, a symbol of freedom of expression and tenacity.

Antonia Erre, a brand born in 2022 in the heart of southern Italy, embodies the spirit of independent women who hold dear values like culture, innovation, self-love, and sustainability. It's not just a clothing line; it's a community of like-minded women who share a passion for more than just fashion.


Tsukesage Fluid Blazer

 

Tsukesage Gender-Fluid Blazer

 

Explore the Elegance of Tsukesage Kimono and the Innovative Creations of ZEROBARRACENTO. In the world of kimono fashion, Tsukesage (付 け 下 げ) embodies a semi-formal charm, resting just below the grandeur of Houmongi in terms of ceremonial elegance.

ZEROBARRACENTO introduces a gender-fluid, relaxed blazer, crafted with a keen eye for clean, linear aesthetics and fashioned from the cool embrace of wool. This versatile piece is available in a choice of enchanting lilac gray or earthy olive.

The patterns are born from a zero-waste technique, a distinctive hallmark of ZEROBARRACENTO, which eradicates textile waste at the very inception of design.


Upcycled Comfortable Beanie

 

Upcycled Wool Beanie

 

We can't say what brand this lux Italian yarn was leftover by, but let me tell you-- it's a fancy one. We were stoked to get our hands on this luxurious, fine Italian wool blend. You'll notice the difference immediately-- A Better Beanie is soft, yet structured, warm yet comfortable, a durable, cozy staple you'll wear for a long, long time. Made with high quality, deadstock Italian yarns at our factory in Turkey, the wool beanie is the perfect knit hat to keep you cosy and help curb climate change by keeping waste out of landfills.


Sustainable AtPeace Hoodie

 

Sustainable Hoodie

 

"Soft, very soft" - Well + Good

The hoodie you'll never want to take off with fabric so soft your skin will thank us. The perfect staple with breathable fleece fabric on the inside, and buttery soft fabric on the outside. We use a special wash and dyeing process to activate the fibers and create the softest hoodie possible.

Half-Zip Relaxed Jumpsuit

 

Relaxed Fit Half-Zip Jumpsuit

 

Indulge in Comfort: Our Relaxed Fit Half-Zip Hoodie with Cinched Waistband and Cargo Pockets

Crafted from 100% Organic Cotton, our relaxed fit hoodie boasts a half-zip closure, cinched waistband, and handy cargo pockets for a stylish yet practical look. The brand CD Studio, prioritizes ethical practices. Collaborating with certified and vetted partners.

Back to blog

Leave a comment

LATEST ARTICLES

Eco-Friendly Sun Protection: Top Sustainable Sunscreens to Try This Summer

Benefits of Vitamin C and Other Skincare

Tips and Tricks for Accessories

Eco-Friendly Shoes to Kick Off Spring

Luxury
Fashion
Environment
1 of 3

NEW ARRIVALS