Unisex t-shirt Hietsu, Kuviokioski
Familiar landscapes? Hietsu is a classic in the captivating Helsinki series.
The Unisex T-shirt is a straight regular fit model and has a round neckline. Note! Unisex sizing is often loose for women compared to normal sizing.
The pattern has been designed and printed by hand in Helsinki by Tiina Achrén.
Material: 70% recycled cotton, 30% recycled polyester
Manufacture: The shirt is manufactured by Pure Waste Textiles in India. Handmade printing in Helsinki.
Washing instructions: Water wash 40 degrees. Wash inside out.
Why is this garment a more ecological option?
The production of new material always consumes natural resources. Using 100% recycled material with the Pure Waste method produces 99% less water footprint and 50% less carbon footprint than a similar product made from a new raw material.
What about ethics then?
Employees are paid a living wage that exceeds the minimum wage. The employees are of legal age and everyone has an employment contract, as well as access to healthcare and commuting. Working hours and occupational safety are taken care of.
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