SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

On the 28th of September 2021, Staiy got together with some of the brightest minds to discuss sustainable supply chains and circularity within the fashion industry. Through an intimate discussion with guests from all industries, we were able to see how far we have come, and where to go from here.

19/10/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

Since 2015, the signatory states of the 2030 Agenda are committed to promote sustainable development worldwide, and to define policies and intervention strategies to establish coordination and cooperation among multiple actors at multiple levels.

17/10/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

Staiy’s commitment to sustainable growth and having a positive environmental impact goes beyond a philosophy as a brand; it is the way we take actions and promote a sustainable lifestyle for everyone, leading by example.

15/10/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

Covid-19 has shown us how vulnerable we are to natural disasters and how important proper Disaster Risk Reduction would have been in better preparing the world for destructive events on this scale.

13/10/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

We must understand the harmful effect fast fashion has on people and the planet. This article dives deeper and explains how crucial it is to be aware of transparency in the fashion supply chain.

07/10/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

Read how climate change and forest fires are caught in a vicious, almost unbreakable cycle.

03/10/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

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At staiy, we take part in this commitment by selling sustainable pieces and generating responsible consumption consciousness.

01/10/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

Being aware about the severity of food wastage and how to do your part to fix it is now more important than ever!

29/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Curated by Staiy

With Summer waving goodbye and Autumn taking over (September 22nd!) for those of us living in the Northern Hemisphere, these cozy organic cotton jackets are sure to be a welcome addition to any man’s cold-weather wardrobe.

27/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

These three companies have committed to very lofty 2030 environmental goals that employ the three R’s of corporate sustainability; Reduce, Restore, and Reinvest.

22/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

We can all agree that our earth is worth fighting for, and in order to fight, we need the correct armor. More specifically, we need our zero-waste, organic cotton armor. It’s time to be the hero we always knew you were.

21/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

As companies are constantly assessed in terms of sustainable performance, investors are becoming increasingly interested in ESG investing: a technique for putting money to work with firms that seek to make the world a better place.

 

18/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

In this article, we present the five nordic capitals, proving that small initiatives can lead to big changes.

15/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Curated by Staiy

Learn about this innovative and sustainable material that pleases not only your pretty feet, but the planet too!

13/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Curated by Staiy

At Staiy, We Commit To Work With Brands That Share Our Vision Of Respecting The People And The Planet.

12/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Read more to take the first steps towards a more sustainable, greener workplace.

08/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Curated by Staiy

Today, Staiy shares its selection of zero waste bags and backpacks, highlighting the use of sustainable, recycled and waste materials to produce practical yet stylish pieces.

02/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Ten countries have performed high standards of environmental actions. This is due to a series of factors analyzed by environmental performance index (epi). The study reveals how crucial are governmental policies regarding climate change and carbon emissions.

01/09/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Stories

With all the unknowns and uncertainty this year has brought, the Staiy team has held their ground, focused on their mission, and jumped through every hoop necessary to achieve their goals. Staiy has made its mark on the world, without leaving a footprint.

31/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

If you could have activewear that, compared to others, is better for you, your workouts, your skin, and the planet, would you say yes, or would you say yes?

27/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Earth Overshoot Day marks the date we use up the allotted natural resource budget for the year. Although the pandemic caused a drop in the cycle, it did not have a lasting effect. Indeed, in 2021, it fell on the 29th of July. To learn more, continue to the article.

25/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Carbon emissions have been increasing drastically since 1990. This has required fast and effective answers. As companies play an important role in facing this challenge, Staiy has committed to be part of the solution by offsetting its carbon emissions with South Pole.

23/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

This article provides an outlook on the mission, vision and values behind Staiy, the leading destination for sustainable shopping!

21/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

If you don’t know where to start to shop in a more sustainable way, we can help. These tips are all you need to help protect the planet while looking great.

18/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Are you curious about how we select our brands? The answers are found in this article, where you will get a peek behind the curtains of our selection process. Here is a hint: our evaluation is heavily tied to our 5 Pillars of Sustainability…

11/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Are you wondering how you can make your business more sustainable? In fact, making your company more environmentally-friendly is not only good for the planet, but also improves brand reputation, and brings teams closer together as they collectively serve a greater purpose.

11/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

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As we read news about marine pollution every day, some people are struggling to reverse this situation. Amaia Rodríguez, co-founder and CEO of the Spanish environmental startup Gravity Wave, talks about collaborations between young entrepreneurs, plastic fishing, and the importance of having a purpose.

06/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

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Having a better world needs cooperation from all of us. Sustainable fashion is not an exception; for that, working with collaborations is crucial. Staiy have a partnership with 1% for the planet. The aim is to support accredited non-profit organization to implement environmental projects.

05/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Celebrity activists are genuinely passionate about using their platforms to raise awareness about global issues and are leading the way towards a more sustainable future.

04/08/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Reducing food waste is one of the biggest concerns on the planet but for the fashion industry, it is an opportunity for innovation. This article explores four raw materials made of food waste, from which beautiful, eco-friendly fashion fabrics are created.

28/07/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

From partnering with amazing artists and launching Staiy Atelier, to spotlighting educational berlin-based initiatives outside of our own, Staiy champions all forms of sustainability, including sustainable art.

21/07/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

What makes a business truly sustainable? Other factors should be considered besides financial and environmental concerns. Here’s where diversity comes into play.

14/07/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Editorial

It is important that we all know what anthropogenic means. In this article, we dive deeper and explain how crucial it is to be aware of our impact on the environment.

08/07/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Read to find out how AI is good for not just our comfort of life, but also helps in sustainable development efforts.

07/07/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

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Concrete made from plastic; biogas from human waste; sanitary pads from banana peels. Staiy shares how innovative sustainable projects in Africa set an example for the rest of the world and empower their own communities.

30/06/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Named “Queen of Textiles”, silk has always been an incredible natural material that has been around for thousands of years. Today, our fashion editor Daria Müller Velasquez will share with you all the important things you need to know about silk and more.

25/06/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Read to find out how and why it is important to look beyond just environmental protection when talking about sustainable development.

23/06/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

Luxury brands are urged to shift to sustainable luxury in order to adapt and survive. However, they struggle as consumers question their credibility to go green. How can sustainable luxury be taken seriously?

31/05/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

It seems as though the fashion industry has found a production technique that is sustainable, easy to do and inexpensive. Find out how 3D printing is the new game changer.

24/05/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

With the current state of our environment, there is a sense of urgency to preserve it. However, it is not a reason to shame each other for not doing “enough”, because every action, no matter how small, counts!

24/05/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Read to find out how the fashion industry has been contributing to the biodiversity crisis and what brands can do to reverse this change!

11/05/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Merino sheep wool is a soft, breathable, resistant material with excellent thermoregulatory characteristics. Moreover, its environmental impact is very low and its production can be fully ethical if animal welfare criteria are taken into account.

11/05/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

On World Earth Day, the Florentine maison Salvatore Ferragamo has announced the launch of its new sustainable online platform.

11/05/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Can the fashion industry ever offset its carbon emissions? And even if it supposedly does, is it just greenwashing? Keep reading to find out more!

03/05/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Have you ever come across a magic bag that allows you to save delicious food and 2.5 kg of CO2? Too Good To Go tackles food waste by incentivizing every player in the supply chain to take action.

06/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Learn about one of the most widely used standards in the fashion industry- OEKO-TEX.

27/04/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Staiy is happy to join a long and proud list of sustainable companies contributing in LFCA’s Time for Climate Action campaign this Earth Day week 2021!

19/04/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Precycling is the first step when it comes to becoming more sustainable. We need to make sure that we make decisions that prevent waste generation in the first place.

19/04/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

As a luxury material highly featured by fast-fashion chains at surprisingly low prices, cashmere poses a sustainability dilemma.

19/04/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

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Cotton is known as a thirsty crop and its cultivation results in harmful side effects. This article differentiates between conventional and organic cotton and establishes organic as the not-quite-perfect yet more sustainable choice.

12/04/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

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The ocean is in crisis. And so is our society. Italian fashion designer, Pasquale Lauriola, is tackling the exigent global issues of plastic pollution and constraining gender labels head on with his innovative and research-driven collection of bomber jackets.

06/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

Tencel is the fabric that everyone is talking about. Considered as one of the most environmentally friendly fabrics, it is a popular choice for sustainable clothing brands such as Studio Jux, Hanishken and Miu sutin.

30/03/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

The pandemic has seen many fashion giants come up with innovative ways to deal with their un-sold garments.

29/03/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Stories

Does ‘sustainability’ mean being environmentally engaged, socially conscious or economically innovative?

06/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

The fashion industry has taken significant steps in the past decades to be more inclusive and sensitive towards people of colour, minorities and people with disabilities.

06/04/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

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After recent negative headlines, H&M now hit the news with a surprise: In terms of transparency, the Swedish high-street brand has made stunning progress and is paving the way for a more sustainable future of the fast fashion industry.

22/03/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorials

It is no secret that garments’ production and consumption within the fashion industry cause massive environmental damages. We keep hearing that a radical change is necessary, but we don’t always know where to start.. “How can I reduce the negative impact of my consumption habits?” we ask. Well, Slow Fashion may be the answer. 

22/03/2021

HSE x Staiy

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

In late winter 2021, students from HSE University in Moscow participate in a challenge around sustainability in the business world. Daria Müller Velasquez and Oxana Budjko, the two women behind this project, explain to Staiy EDIT how it all started and how important such initiatives are for Russian universities.

15/03/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Why and how is greenwashing in the fashion industry harming the consumers and how can we spot it?

15/03/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Editorial

Despite being comfortable with the topic of sustainability, many feel intimidated to judge on the agricultural sector. This article shall present the concept of regenerative agriculture and its huge potential. in the apparel industry.

15/03/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

The fashion industry is loved for its ability to reflect changes in the world through changing clothing trends. But what is hidden behind it?

10/03/2021

Palm Oil

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Few plant products are as reviled by sustainability-lovers as palm oil. How can a product directly related to the deforestation of the world’s greatest rainforests be sustainable? Rushank Bardolia has the answer.

24/02/2021

Women exploitation

SUSTAINABILITY

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Are women garment workers exploited or empowered? They often face terrible conditions, but the industry has the power to change their lives for the better.

18/02/2021

ALMA GREEN TEXTILE

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Alma Green is the only circular bed linen brand on the market. With our Staiy Reporter Marina Hoyer, Sylvie Degrange shared why she and her co-founder wanted to escape ‘the dark side’ of the textile industry and how living in Spain inspires them to preserve nature.

27/01/2021

overgrazing

SUSTAINABILITY

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After defining the fashion industry as overcooked, Andrea Batilla, tired of false myths and useless labels talks with Staiy about one of the major drawbacks of the fashion world: overgrazing and excessive consumption.

20/01/2021

FAST FASHION

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

The inspiring, Giulia Iemmolo, Sustainability Consultant at Systain Consulting GmbH, speaks to Staiy about the importance of transparency in the apparel industry.

21/01/2021

MIE DALQUIST

SUSTAINABILITY

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The inspiring Mie Dahlquist at Five Media informs Staiy about the urgent need to tackle our climate change.

02/03/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Oluwadamilola Akintewe is a young Nigerian woman and founding VP of Girl Up. Here to talk with us about the importance of change, action and feminism. As a law student and activist, she is working towards shifting cultural perceptions and questioning the established narratives on what it means to be a female in real and tangible ways.

16/12/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Staiy Edit picks the brains behind our new Staiy Sustainability Evaluation, the sustainability department, which outlines the standards our partner brands are selected against and the new survey that will raise these standards while protecting growing brands.

11/11/2020

New Industrial Order

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

The visionary fashion laboratory has been reassuring circularity in fashion with personalized garments and 3D knitting patterns on demand. Ten years of innovative designing experimentation impulsed the beginning of the New Industrial Order.

21/12/2020

Apple Skin

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Sustainable fashion starts with the selection of environmentally friendly raw materials. When it comes to leather goods, ethically-minded consumers are becoming increasingly aware of the not-so-friendly methods behind the creation of such pieces. Today, Staiy introduces one of the most sustainable alternatives to leather – Apple Skin™.

18/12/2020

Valigi

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Italy is known worldwide for its heritage, Renaissance art, delicious food and luxury fashion. Evidently, Italians are good at many things. But what about sustainability? Here, Staiy introduces five eco-friendly luxury brands Made in Italy.

21/12/2020

HUMBLEBRAG

SUSTAINABILITY

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Today, no single life form on Earth is untouched by the effects of human activity. The planet needs people to come together in a stand against climate change. Lucy von Strumer is a change-maker supporting and amplifying the voices of impact makers with promising solutions through her business The Humblebrag and foundation Creatives for Climate. She is an inspiring entrepreneur and thought-leader, and shares with us why we all have the power to change the world.

02/12/2020

Desserto

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Taking plant-based materials one step further is Desserto®, the innovative cactus-based leather alternative.

27/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

In 2014, after years of working between Mumbai and Cape Town, Karen Fleischmann’s modeling experience served as a wake-up call that made her leave the conventional fashion industry behind and embrace social media as a sustainable ambassador.

30/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Through the genesis of powerful and evocative performative storytelling, fashion designer Anita Grey captivates her audiences with her statement pieces. Here, she shares an exclusive look into her revolutionary and positively disruptive apparel, and reveals the truth behind the fashion industry.

07/12/2020

Where The Leaves Fall

SUSTAINABILITY

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Using a waterless, chemical-free printing process and highlighting intersectional environmentalism, Where The Leaves Fall magazine reestablishes the relationship between humans and nature and connects communities; striving for positive global change.

18/01/2021

Anke Schdimt

SUSTAINABILITY

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Our daily life is completely surrounded by plastic: cosmetics, clothing and even food are often made of plastic that is not easy to recycle. But can we imagine our life being completely plastic-free? German blogger Anke Schmidt knows the solution and is ready to share her story with Staiy.

06/01/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Being more responsible as consumers, protecting our bodies and our clothes, and safeguarding the future of the planet is really simple and can be achieved with small daily actions.

27/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Born from a purpose to respond to the anxiety evoked by climate change, NGO Force of Nature was founded by Clover Hogan, a climate activist who has dedicated her life to making positive changes since the tender age of eleven.

11/12/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

United Nations Human Rights champion and founder of the Green Hope Foundation, Kehkashan Basu, speaks to Staiy about challenging the status quo and the importance of stepping out of our comfort zones to make positive changes in the world.

09/12/2020

dimpora

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Stories

From the revelation that mountain lovers are often the ones polluting nature, to a friendship that turned into an outdoor-wear revolution.

02/12/2020

Water Pollution

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

There is substantial evidence highlighting the negative impact of the textile industry on water supplies and conservation. With extensive production chains, the fashion industry is the third largest consumer of water globally.

13/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Using a waterless, chemical-free printing process and highlighting intersectional environmentalism, Where The Leaves Fall magazine reestablishes the relationship between humans and nature and connects communities; striving for positive global change.

23/11/2020

Vanilla Sand

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

From recycled fish nets and banana plants to ancient Mayan craftsmanship, these fashion brands are forging the path to conscious production in the industry.
Staiy has assembled a selection of its partner brands that performed highest when tested against our rigorous sustainability criteria. Read on for a flavour of these wardrobe heroes…

10/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Devout optimist Zane Valujeva believes in a society beyond consumerism. As a brand strategist and sustainability consultant, Zane works to support and create impact-driven business models and initiate change in individual behaviors.

25/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

The world has been going through an environmental crisis for decades, but we are reaching a tipping point.

18/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

During a warm italian sunset, Vittoria Tomassini, founder of the Optimistic Apple radiates positivity as she opens up about her passion, hobbies and tips on how to transform your daily life from a basic, everyday routine to a fulfilling, self-enriching experience.

25/11/2020

Saltyco

SUSTAINABILITY

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Have you ever wondered how much freshwater it takes to make your clothes? Most companies use huge volumes of water in the production of natural and synthetic fabrics. But not SaltyCo, the first ever company to grow salt-tolerant plants for producing its textile fibers.

16/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

Activist and expert in all things fashion, Ruby Veridiano shares valuable insights on finding one’s passion and one’s voice as a woman in today’s society.

27/11/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Between January and March, Staiy will hold an online workshop with marketing and fashion students from the University of Westminster. Our editor José M. Sainz-Maza interviews the heads of Kmana, NAE Vegan Shoes, and AA Gold to learn about their expectations and concerns regarding the upcoming workshop.

14/02/2021

SUSTAINABILITY

Staiy Reporter

Waste has become a staple of mainstream fashion. In light of challenging the fashion industry’s destructive ways, we explore tips, tricks and stylish techniques that enhance the lifespan of your clothing

10/08/2020

SUSTAINABILITY

Cover Story

At the forefront of discussions on all things sustainable, green queen Amruta Kshemkalyani is raising a tribe on conscious followers.

11/11/2020