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A store that targets the more intelligent fashionista, under the brand name Be a punk recycle! produces buddha jeans 1090% upcycled garments from throw-away, landfill and fabric scraps. We are under construction of a new store and seek other brands that share our philosophy to join in. We will not take away your local profit, however, give donations that can help build local water project for charity; water. Below an example of remade denim bracelet made from denim scraps. Products added daily from 18.05.17.
ABOUT BE A PUNK RECYCLE! 100% UP-CYCLED
We transform old, worn-out textiles into desirable fashion objects by reconceptualizing and DIY-customization. Today we live in a world where we consume more resources than Earth possible can reproduce
Fashion causes enormous damage to water in sensitive environments around the world. To produce cotton clothing demands a lot of water combination with hazardous chemicals. The life cycle of medium quality t-shirt, for example, uses more than 4000 litres of water. Almost 95% of textiles recyclable, nevertheless. 5% of the total landfill are textiles. We believe in green, recycled & sustainable fashion design.
ABOUT BUDDHA JEANS
The store selection of is of mostly good quality 2nd hand and clothes for collectors. Buddha Jeans is more a consulting, eco-philosophy and research lab making inventions than an ordinary fashion brand. We work across fields of technologies to find earth, animal and human-friendly materials within fabric development. We do this in collaborations with several universities within fields of technology, for example, biomimicry projects, biotechnology, and nanotechnology textiles, recycling of textiles smart wear, 3D printing, future store systems, body scanning technology. However within next year based on a new invention that will reduce the use of chemicals, water saving present and introduce a very interesting brand within denim. More info later this year.
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