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How is Covid-19 impacting the fashion industry? Will it slow things down?

How is Covid-19 impacting the fashion industry? Will it slow things down?

June 1 2020
These days, whenever we talk about the future (or anything for that matter), it’s practically impossible to avoid the elephant in the room: COVID-19. This is of course also true for the world of fashion. The question on everyone's tongue atm is how is this pandemic affecting us a how will we adapt for the future!
To Support Slow Fashion, We Need To Understand How It Became So Fast

To Support Slow Fashion, We Need To Understand How It Became So Fast

May 21 2020

Written By: Lisa Bladh
The collapse of the Rana Plaza building in Bangladesh seven years ago made us all painfully aware of the social and environmental backsides of fast fashion. Since then, the idea of 'slow/ethical fashion' paired with transparency has exploded and entered the field of vision of even industry outsiders!

Slow fashion seems to be a brand new phenomenon, but in reality it goes way back. So, today we will guide you through a *very* brief history of fashion and get to the roots of where and when slow fashion started.

Our Top 7 Goals For A More Sustainable 2020

Our Top 7 Goals For A More Sustainable 2020

January 9 2020

It's that time of year where we reflect on the past 12 months and aim to forecast and create goals for the succeeding 12 months! 2019 was a truly amazing year for us at OhSevenDays. We moved into a larger studio space, expanded our team, and managed to grow the brand incrementally! We're planning on an even better 2020 and would love to share our professional and person goals for a productive, sustainable and empathetic 2020.

Why we're choosing No Black Friday...

Why we're choosing No Black Friday...

November 26 2019
We at OhSevenDays believe the concept of Black Friday is contributing to a competitive, aggressiv...
Our Sustainable and Ethical Fashion Glossary of Terms

Our Sustainable and Ethical Fashion Glossary of Terms

November 4 2019
There are plenty of buzzwords surrounding the topic of sustainable fashion at the moment. It can...
Why It’s Important To Support Women In Business

Why It’s Important To Support Women In Business

October 24 2019
Written By: Kassie Shanafelt Thanks to the internet, issues like the gender pay gap have become a...
The Complete Guide To Creating Your Own Capsule Wardrobe

The Complete Guide To Creating Your Own Capsule Wardrobe

October 4 2019
Author: Kassie Shanafelt  If you’re on the journey towards a more sustainable future, you might h...
Our Top Tips to Wash Your Clothes More Sustainably (Eco-Friendly Laundry Guide)

Our Top Tips to Wash Your Clothes More Sustainably (Eco-Friendly Laundry Guide)

July 23 2019
Up to 25% of your garment's carbon footprint comes from the way we care for them. If we learn to care for our clothes more efficiently, we can extend their lifespan by 9 months of active use and reduce carbon, water & waste footprints 4 to 10%. Many garments end up in the trash much earlier than necessary because of harsh over-washing. Here at OhSevenDays we want to promote a circular economy of clothing, and therefore encourage you to wash you garments in the most sustainable way possible! Here's our top tips for how to do so...
Our Top 5 Favourite Sustainable Fashion Podcasts

Our Top 5 Favourite Sustainable Fashion Podcasts

May 24 2019
Written By: Anke Bezuidenhout The fashion industry is one of the world’s most polluting industrie...
How the Fashion Industry is a Women's Issue

How the Fashion Industry is a Women's Issue

March 7 2019
World Women's day is a time to reflect on how feminism and women's rights are relevant in every ...
Where We Find Our Fabrics...

Where We Find Our Fabrics...

February 17 2019
Fabric is arguably the most import element when starting a fashion brand. Sure, design is a funda...
10 Ways to Curate Your Own Sustainable Wardrobe

10 Ways to Curate Your Own Sustainable Wardrobe

January 22 2019
As an environmentally conscious fashion brand, we like to keep up to date on the world of sustain...
CITY DWELLERS

CITY DWELLERS

November 11 2018
The new collection entitled "City Dwellers" pays homage to the label's place of birth, Istanbul. A never-ending source of inspiration, Istanbul is a city like no other. It's a place of contrasts, where you can simultaneously be in a state of serenity and frenzy.
Who Made Your Clothes? Fashion Revolution 2018

Who Made Your Clothes? Fashion Revolution 2018

April 25 2018
On April 23rd 2013 Rana Plaza, an eight-story factory building in Bangladesh collapsed, killing m...
Power of Circularity

Power of Circularity

February 21 2018
_We recently watched the Business of Fashion Voices seminar and we were particularly drawn to the...
Behind the Scenes of Building a Collection

Behind the Scenes of Building a Collection

December 7 2017
Behind the scenes look at our design, production and sales process.