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The past few years have been a real turning point for the fashion industry. Consumers are growing more aware of the impacts fashion has been having on the environment and taking steps to lessen the impacts of their purchasing decisions. This mindset shift has resulted in the fashion industry taking a step to improve their sustainability and ethical practices, with big names and emerging designers really considering their social and environmental performance in this time of change.
"I think fashion is intrinsically connected to the way we feel about ourselves– people follow and want to keep up with trends in order to be relevant and ‘cool’. I still see pictures online of friends wearing fast fashion and think ‘I love that top!!!’. However, I always end up listening to reason thinking about the impact it has on someone else’s LIFE and the detrimental effect fast fashion has on the environment."