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Outrageously Cheap

The comedian John Oliver delivered a well-researched and expertly-executed tirade about the dangerous—and morally questionable—implications of outrageously cheap clothing on his HBO show Last Week Tonight: “One of the biggest problems with holding many brands accountable, is that deniability seems to have been stitched into the supply chain,” says Oliver, referring to the chronic issue […]

Earth Day Fashion

Happy Earth Day!  In the spirit of Momma Earth, today us Filthy gals will be giving some love to three, eco-friendly fashion lines that you need to check out. Delikate Rayne Ethical. Sustainable. Luxurious. What more could you ask of  this delicate cruelty-free line?  Their crisp designs feature cruelty-free, vegan textiles to create a truly […]

Adidas New Pledge

In an effort to bolster its commitment to sustainability, Adidas announced on Monday that it would begin developing materials out of plastic ocean waste to ultimately use in its products. In a press release, the iconic clothing corporation said it’s teaming up with the Parley for the Oceans, a group of artists, scientists, musicians and […]

Seedy Valentine

How pleasantly surprised I was this morning while browsing my favorite sustainable news source, Feelgood Style.  If you’re a sucker for wildflowers and sustainability – you’ll love this DIY Valentine.  If you aren’t familiar with seed paper, allow me to getcha up to date. Seed paper is a special paper is handmade by using post-consumer materials.  The […]

Marianna Sanvito

Germany just became a world champion in our books – taking recycling to the max!  Give Ali Stephens by Marianna Sanvito for ELLE Germany a click. We can’t help but think that ELLE Germany got a little bit of their September 2014 inspiration from Filthy Rebena’s shop.  The fashion shoot is reminiscent of the late 1980’s and […]

Tootin’ Vintage Tags

Making an effort to purchase vintage and thrift clothing is so good for the earth, community and local economies.  The vintage tag is truly recycled, truly eco-friendly and truly child-labor-free.  Besides vintage being a do-gooder, it’s so fun to re-issue styles back into the fashion world. So come on and stop corporate greed, global competition and nasty old sweatshops. […]

Fruity Arbor Day

If there is one certainty in this big, bad, filthy World – we can assure you that the girls that run Filthy Rebena love to eat, drink and wear the fruits of the forest.  Natalie and Darlene are busy this arbor day tending to their gardens and getting juicy!  They spent some time thanking the […]

Upcyclin’ Inmates

When it comes to sustainable clothing, Eastern European prisons are hardly the first to come to mind.  But that assumption has been proven wrong by Heavy Eco, an eco-conscious and socially progressive fashion label that sells products designed and made by inmates in Estonian prisons. Bags, iPad and computer sleeves and wallets are made from discarded […]