Sustainable activewear is a growing market in Korea. Sublime interviews founders of Ekopado, Lisa Yun and Benedikt Birner about their goals to inspire responsible consumerism and encourage an active lifestyle.
Shepherding: a 12,000-year-old pastoral practice, what has it to do with fashion? The 'nomad look', tanned, windswept, touched by nature, confident in the landscape. Shepherds invented 'layering'; early morning cold, loose layers to shed, as the day warms. Layering up for evening cold with local natural fibres and leather, dyed with earth colours.
When Argentine entrepreneur Carla Busso left her office job in pursuit of a deeper purpose, she built a brand with tradition at its core. Sublime explores the origins of her artisan handbag atelier.
Often, when it comes to dressing, women are made to choose between style and practicality. Sublime talks to Rina Einy, founder of ethical brand Culthread, about how their quirky limited-edition pieces deliver functional outerwear with a twist.
Colonialism is often seen as a distant abstraction of the past — yet, colonial mentalities and practices continue to reign supreme in how fashion business operates today.