I blog a lot about ethical and fair trade fashion here at Fairly Southern! Today, I want to share an article that explains just one of the many reasons why ethical clothing is so important to me.
As a woman, I care a lot about other women. I want women to succeed, to be treated equally to men, to be valued by society. In short, I am a feminist. And I’m betting most of you reading this want all those same things, too.
Because 80% of garment workers are young women, issues involving the clothing industry disproportionately affect women. The negative effects of fast fashion are falling on our sisters’ shoulders.
Read this article from Good On You to learn more and find out how you can make a positive difference for other women when it comes to fashion!