SUSTAINABILITY – MY MOM SAID The brand

SUSTAINABILITY

THE VINTAGE & THRIFTED CLOTHING 

The vintage and thrifted clothing is carefully selected and handpicked from thrift stores, second hands and recycling centres all around Finland.

You can find all the information about each product in product's description. 

 

THE SUSTAINABLE CLOTHING LINE 

All of the products of sustainable clothing line are handmade out of thrifted fabrics and/or recycled materials.

Handmade locally in Finland in limited quantities.

 

THE PRODUCTION of SUSTAINABLE CLOTHING LINE 

Some of the products are handmade by me and some are sewn by the amazing seamstress in atelier here in Finland. All products are made locally in Finland.

 

THE PACKAGING & LABELS

All the products except for the headpieces come in dust bag hand made out of thrifted fabric with organic cotton "MY MOM SAID" labels.

The thank you cards are sourced from the thrift stores and recycling centres.

The products does not have labels or tags. All the washing instructions and product information are sent via E-mail.

The products are shipped in compostable satchels.

 

THE PACKAGING: COMPOSTABLE SATCHELS

The products are shipped in Compostable courier satchels. "The satchels behave just like a plastic satchel except when left in nature! In a home compost it will biodegrade in 3-6 months. When you’ve finished using it, just put it in with your food scraps and garden waste, and before you know it, worms will be eating it for breakfast.Better for the environment, better for our oceans, a better tomorrow". Made by The Better Packaging Co.

About the compostable satchels:

"ComPOST Packs are made from totally biodegradable and compostable materials; corn starch, PLA (synthesised from corn) and PBAT (Polybutyrate Adipate Terephthalate). PLA (Polylactide) is a bio-based, biodegradable material made from renewable plant material (starches such as corn husks, rice straw and wheat straw). 

This combination of materials represents a 60% reduction in CO2 emissions compared to traditional plastics, is non-toxic and contains no Phthalate or Bisphenol A (BPA).

The inputs to the products are certified free of GMO material."