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Ethical Clothing Australia Week Guide 2021

By 23 August 2021September 1st, 2021Uncategorised
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Ethical Clothing Australia Week 2021 is our chance to come together celebrate our industry, businesses, and of course, the talented and hardworking garment workers who make your textiles, clothes, and footwear! Check out our guide below to see what’s happening. If you can’t attend any events, follow along on social and join in the conversation. We can’t wait to share the week with you!

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A.BCH

To celebrate A.BCH are hosting a virtual circular factory tour on their Instagram and are also sharing a ‘Meet The Team; content series throughout the week. Make sure you tune into their social channels here to watch!

Date: Launching during ECA Week.

Bianca Spender

Bianca Spender is celebrating ECA Week by sharing social and EDM content highlighting their commitment to local and ethical production. Make sure you are following along on social here.

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Bruck Textiles

The Next Generation of Wildland Protective Clothing

As the CFA consider the next generation of wildland protective clothing for around 55,000 volunteers, the technicians in the BRUCK dye-lab are busy matching the traditional CFA yellow on the new lightweight, high-strength, high-breathability fabric for field trials. Bruck will be sharing some more insights into this exciting new technology on their social channels here.

Date: During ECA Week.

Citizen Wolf

Citizen Wolf will be posting local and ethically themed content across their social media channels during ECA Week. You can follow along and learn more here.

Date: During ECA Week

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Dream With Me

Dream With Me will be sharing ‘Meet The Makers’ stories and content across their social channels during the Week. Make sure you are following along on their social channels here to watch!

Date: During ECA Week.

Humphrey Law Socks

Humphrey Law Socks are running a factory video tour including ‘5 Quick Questions With Staff’ on their social media channels here.

Date: During ECA Week.

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Interknit & Branberry

Before I Was A Jumper – Online Event

To celebrate, Interknit & Branberry are hosting a virtual behind the scenes making of an ethically sourced Australian school jumper. You can RSVP to the event digitally here.

Date: Monday 30th August

Justice Denim

Justice Denim are celebrating ECA Week through offering a double donation with every purchase made to their charity Project Futures & Destiny Rescue. You can support and shop here.

Date: During ECA Week.

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Luna and Sun X Chamani

In the first ECA-accredited business collaboration CHAMANI and Luna & Sun will be holding a pop-up store in celebration of ECA week. All customers will get a gift or discount with each purchase and the founders of both labels, Chamani and Teshani will be there for styling advice and to tell the tale of each forever piece. You can follow along here.

You can also follow Luna & Sun here.

Merino Country

Merino Country have created a blog featuring ethical and sustainable fashion influencers about how to be more mindful with your fashion choices and how to look for ethical fashion brands.

You can read it here.

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Nya

Nya are offering ECA subscribers a free gift with purchase on all orders over $150 for ECA Week

Use code ECAxNYA at checkout. Shop and support here.

Date: During ECA Week.

Discount valid from 29th August to 4th September.

Pankina Clothing

Pankina Clothing are offering ECA subscribers an exclusive 30% off sitewide for ECA Week using the code ECA2021. Shop and support here.

Date: During ECA Week.

Discount valid from 27th August to the 12th September.

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REMUSE Designs

REMUSE x Microcosm

REMUSE are hosting an interactive and immersive runway at iconic venue Trader Bar in Darwin, Larrakia Country, showcasing a collection created in collaboration with Darwin based fine artist Ilma Ali. Ilma Ali’s signature collection prints are transformed into natural fibre based organic textiles by local and ECA accredited textile printer Next State Printing. The textiles are reimagined into the shapes of Remuse’s Spring Equinox 2021 Collection. This will be the first time that they have integrated digital prints into their work. Find out more here.

Date: Saturday August 28th

Tatyana Design

Tatyana Design will be sharing ethically and locally made content across their social channels over ECA Week. Tune in here.

Date: During ECA Week.

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 The below businesses manufacture the majority of their product in Australia.

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Assembled Threads

Assembled Threads are creating a short video about why they chose to become an ECA accredited business. You can find the video on their website here and social media here.

Date: Launching during ECA Week.

Black Sheep Activewear

Black Sheep Activewear (BKSP) will be sharing content across their social media platforms each day during ECA Week. They are also offering ECA subscribers 10% off sitewide during the week using the code ECAWEEK at checkout. Follow BSKP on Instagram here and visit their website here.

Date: Each day during ECA Week.

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Carla Zampatti

Carla Zampatti will be celebrating ECA Week by sharing content across their social and email channels highlighting their Australian manufacturing and ethical work practices. You can follow along here.

Clothing The Gaps

Clothing The Gaps are running an exclusive giveaway during the Week. Make sure you keep an eye on their social channels to enter! They are also hosting a morning tea and staff fashion runway for some of their garment workers. Workers will be able to see how the garments they have made are picked, packed, promoted and styled! Follow along here.

Date: During ECA Week

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Cue

Have you ever wanted to learn more about Cue’s Australian ethical manufacturing? In celebration of Ethical Clothing Australia Week, Cue are hosting a Q&A session on their Instagram Stories where they will be answering your questions live! Jump onto @cueclothingco on Friday 27 August to ask the team all about their manufacturing and ECA accreditation!

Answers will be shared on their Instagram stories during ECA Week.

Date: Q&A Live Friday 27th August and published during ECA Week.

Keeper Denim

Keeper Denim will be sharing insights into their local manufacturing operations in Melbourne and what it means to be an ECA accredited business across their social media and email newsletters. Make sure you are following along here.

Date: During ECA Week.

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Veronika Maine

Veronika Maine will be sharing content focused on their garments which are made locally and ethically in Australia across their social media and email newsletter. Make sure you are following along here.

Date: During ECA Week.

The below businesses only manufacture specific product lines in Australia. Make sure you check product descriptions online and swing tags for more information.

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Workwear Group

Workwear Group are running a variety of activities to celebrate ECA Week that includes interviews with their workers, guest speakers and shining a spot light on brands made in Australia including Hard Yakka and King Gee. You can follow along on their social media here.

Date: 3rd September

Fella Hamilton

Fella Hamilton will be featuring products made in Australia all week on their social media and email newsletter channels. Follow along here.

Date: During ECA Week.

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