1. Pact

Best For | Fair trade organic cotton basics
 | Fair Trade Certified, GOTS certified organic cotton, carbon-offset shipping, recycled & biodegradable packaging, donation program for used clothes
Size Range | XS–2XL; up to US 20

Pact is pretty obsessed with making super-soft sustainable clothes for kids and adults that also make the world a better place. This socially conscious brand goes to great lengths to make sure its entire supply chain, from the growing and harvesting of the organic cotton to the final sewing and all the processes in between, are as responsible and clean as possible. And the non-GMO cotton is great for you and the farmers growing it. Pact is one of our go-to brands for basics and underwear, and offers carbon-offset shipping for a more sustainable purchase.

2. Kotn

Best For | Egyptian cotton wardrobe staples
Ethics | Certified B Corp, BCI certified organic cotton, safe & fair labor standards, plastic-free packaging, OEKO-TEX certified nontoxic dyes, gives back to Egyptian communities
Size Range | XXS–XXL; up to US 16

Add some luxury to your daily wardrobe with Kotn’s ultra-soft basics, made from Egyptian cotton. From its farms to its factories, Kotn creates all of its garments in a fair and safe environment, and is even helping suppliers make the switch to organic within the next five years. In addition, the certified B Corp has helped impact over 100,000 lives in Egypt by building schools and funding 2,000+ farms. With quality manufacturing, you know its cotton tees will last you 30 wears and beyond—and cozy and impactful every time.

3. Quince

Best For | Affordable silk & cashmere
 | BCSI-certified ethical production, sustainable & organic materials, OEKO-TEX certified, virgin plastic-free
Size Range | XS–XL; up to US 16

Quince sees sustainability “as the standard, not a luxury.” Its mission is to bring ethical and eco-friendly clothing to the masses at accessible price points, from Mulberry silk tops to cashmere cardigans to sustainably sourced leather bags. Once ready to ship, it’s delivered to you in virgin plastic-free packaging and the team is even shifting to fully compostable packaging. This is a fantastic go-to brand for versatile, effortless, and fashion-forward basics.

4. tentree

Best For | Cozy, casual essentials
 | WRAP, BSCI, SA8000, or Fair Trade certified ethical manufacturing
Size Range | XS–XXL

Using sustainable and comfortable materials, tentree makes Earth-first essentials for the whole family. And as part of its commitment to give back, 10 trees are planted for every item purchased—that’s 73+ million to date (with a goal of 1 billion by 2030)! Designed in Canada and ethically manufactured globally, tentree offers lifestyle and loungewear including cozy sweat sets, t-shirts, cardigans, dresses, and jackets made from sustainable fabrics like Tencel, hemp, and organic cotton. With minimal footprint and maximum comfort, tentree has something for everyone looking to make an impact one step at a time.

5. Fair Indigo

Best For | Organic basics
Ethics | GOTS certified organic cotton, safe dyes, fair wages, artisan-made, gives back via Fair Indigo Foundation
Size Range | XS–XL; up to US 18

One thing that is often overlooked when shopping for sustainable apparel is the quality and longevity of an item. Fair Indigo is committed to creating clothes that will last upwards of five years—like the Forever Organic Tees (available in a variety of styles and earth-friendly dyes). The brand’s garments are made with organic Peruvian Pima cotton, grown on a family farm and harvested by hand. With an emphasis on quality apparel, sustainable and ethical practices, and free shipping options, it’s one of our go-to shops for affordable organic basics and artisan-made accessories.

6. Everlane

Best For | Modern staple workwear pieces
Ethics | Transparent factories, no virgin plastic, organic and chemical free fabrics, working towards net-zero emissions
Size Range | XS–XXL; up to US 20

Everlane is our reliable go-to for denim, business-casual attire, professional footwear and italian leather totes. These chic looks are made with fine fabrics in ethical factories across the globe, with radical transparency when it comes to how they are manufactured and priced. It’s easy to see the impact of each clothing item on the site, as the brand’s sustainability page showcases their environmental initiatives, carbon commitment and annual impact report—so you can stay up to date with how Everlane is and will continue to elevate their sustainability practices.

7. Allbirds

Best For | Sneakers & men’s activewear
Ethics | Certified B Corp, Climate Neutral certified, regenerative agriculture, renewable materials, prioritizes renewable energy
Size Range | XS–XXXL

Allbirds is well known for its sustainably made shoes, soft and structured activewear and cushioned no-show socks. Made from innovative and natural materials like SweetFoam® derived from responsibly-sourced Brazilian sugarcane and their own Trino® material, made from renewable tree and merino wool (which offers natural odor-reducing properties), Allbirds has no problem going to great lengths to craft perfectly sustainable sneakers and clothes. Not to be missed are the soft tees and structured sweatpants which can be styled from day to night, no matter the occasion.

8. Sézane

Best For | Elegant workwear and knitwear
| Certified B Corp, fair labor standards, GOTS & OEKO-TEX certified organic & sustainable materials, recycled packaging, recycling program
Size Range | XS–XXL; up to US 14

Born in Paris, France, Sézane believes in sustainable production that benefits people and the planet. The brand started online as a way to cut out the middleman, focusing on zero waste production as much as possible. In 2017, Sézane created a philanthropic initiative, DEMAIN, to help children access education and equal opportunities, giving over 4.5M Euros to date. We’re eyeing the women’s delicate blouses and dresses—ones that can be worn every season. With leather goods, knitwear, denim, shoes, and jewelry, the collection has it all for those who love beauty and quality.


9. Etsy

Best For | Vintage, handmade and custom apparel
Ethics | Powered by renewable electricity, supports small businesses and independent creators, offsets 100% of carbon emissions
Size Range | Varies by seller

Etsy is a global marketplace featuring unique clothing and shoes crafted by local businesses and entrepreneurs. Here, you’ll find pre-loved, custom and upcycled apparel from small independent businesses, and with endless options available, you’ll be sure to find exactly what you’re looking for at a price point that fits your budget. In addition to highlighting talented artisans, Etsy also takes their sustainability initiatives seriously, by committing to reaching net zero emissions by 2030. We love how easy Etsy makes it to support small businesses and our planet all in one place!

10. Reformation

Best For | On-trend sustainable clothing
 | Climate Neutral Certified, sustainable & regenerative fabrics, safe & fair working conditions, living wages
Size Range | XXS–3X; up to US 24

For the sustainable fashionista, Reformation offers on-trend pieces that will still be stylish long after the season is over. This Los Angeles-based brand creates products only from sustainable and upcycled materials in a fair wage environment. Reformation’s dedication to sustainable production is extensively explained on its website in its signature bold and unabashed style. (Plus, each item comes with a description of its environmental footprint.) They’re one of our favorite brands for sustainable jeans and occasion dresses, and we love that this already climate-neutral brand aims to be climate-positive by 2025!


11. Warp + Weft

Best For | Size inclusive denim
Ethics | Vertically-integrated denim company, ethical practices, sustainably-made fabrics
Size Range | XS–3XL; up to US 24

Family-owned brand Warp + Weft won’t stop until they are able to serve every body when it comes to their ethically-made denim. With 75 sizes, shapes and heights represented, the brand stays true to its word when it comes to making denim for everyone, no matter their size. With this commitment in place, they’ve sold over 681,000 jeans—and because their manufacturing processes are all vertically-integrated, you’ll receive the best value for your jeans. If you thought that was all, Warp + Weft uses less than 10 gallons of water to produce their denim—and recycle 98% of the water they do use. What more could we ask for?

12. Yes Friends

Best For | Affordable Fair Trade clothing
 | Solar powered factories, organic & recycled fabrics, GOTS-certified dyes, BSCI & WRAP certified, carbon neutral packaging
Size Range | XXS–XXL

Can Fair Trade clothing be affordable and sustainable? Yes Friends says yes to that! In order to make ethical fashion affordable for all, Yes Friends purchases their apparel from factories in large quantities for less dollars meaning more savings for you. These factories and suppliers either meet or exceed ethical brand certifications such as Fair Trade USA, GOTS, BSCI and WRAP, all which promote ethical supply chains and minimal ecological impact. And when it comes to the clothing, the organic quarter zip fleece and the heavyweight sweatshirt are two favorites you’ll be reaching for all throughout the year.


13. Jungmaven

Best For | Hemp clothing
Ethics | Responsibly-sourced hemp, hemp advocacy
Size Range | XS–XL

Jungmaven was founded in the 90s by Robert Jungmann to challenge the clearcutting practices that negatively impact the environment and the planet. At the time, Hemp was not recognized in the fashion industry but has since become more widely accepted as a natural fiber with over 25,000 uses and very little impact to the environment. Hemp has natural antimicrobial properties, uses no pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, or GMO seeds and is one of the most durable on the planet! Jungmaven’s collection of soft and durable hemp apparel is a must-have for any eco-conscious consumer.

14. Boody

Best For | Bamboo workout clothing
 | OEKO-TEX & ECOCERT certified bamboo, WRAP certified ethical production
Size Range | XS–4XL

For bamboo basics that won’t break the bank (try saying that five times fast), check out Boody. Globally based in Sydney, AUS with a US HQ in San Diego, this sustainable brand leverages the power of fast-growing, sustainable, and anti-bacterial bamboo for its super-soft clothes. The range includes casual bodysuits, cozy leggings, and impossibly soft loungewear—not to mention the impressive undies collection. Everything’s thoughtfully and responsibly made, just waiting to be worn and enjoyed.


15. Colored Organics

Best For | Organic cotton baby essentials
Ethics | 100% sweatshop free, safe working conditions, gives back, organic fabrics, eco-friendly/heavy metal-free dyes
Size Range | 0M–6Y

Colored Organics is beloved for its affordable and soft organic apparel for babies, toddlers and young ones alike. Their cozy and ethically produced tees, sweaters, and leggings come in earthy tones and minimal styles making them easy to mix and match. Alongside sustainably sourced cotton, their fabrics use water-based dyes, making them safe for babies’ sensitive skin. With each purchase, Colored Organics also supports organizations helping improve children’s lives—for a brand that gives back, look no further!


16. MagicLinen

Best For | Linen pullover dresses
Ethics | Sustainably produced linen, free of harmful chemicals, local and low emissions, prioritizes zero waste, biodegradable packaging
Size Range | XS-XL

MagicLinen is a family-run business that produces sustainably sourced and affordable linen clothing locally in Lithuania. Made in small batches, these linen textiles and clothing are naturally sustainable and fully biodegradable—not to mention linen uses the full flax plant leaving zero waste behind. Both the stonewashed and softened linen come in different styles, with their linen dresses being a top seller. An added bonus—MagicLinen ships internationally for free on orders over $100!

17. Vege Threads

Best For | Organic cotton and hemp loungewear
Ethics | Made in Australia, eco-friendly fabrics & dyes, works with local knitting mills and dye houses
Size Range | XS–3XL

Made locally in Australia, Vege Threads prides itself in crafting soft, breathable and ethically-made loungewear and intimates. These high quality basics come in a number of understated colors and are made with GOTS-certified organic cotton, UV-resistant hemp and locally-dyed merino wool. A favorite is their stretchy sun socks made in a partial solar powered factory (hence the name!) and their maternity options which are perfect for postpartum when you want to lounge in comfort and light support.


18. Toad & Co

Best For | Travel & outdoor wear
Ethics | Gives back, bluesign® certified, vegan options, vintage & pre-loved options, plastic-free packaging
Size Range | XS–XL; up to US 14

Toad & Co (formerly Horny Toad) was born in Telluride, Colorado back in 1995. Jessica Nordhaus started the brand in her own garage, making toque hats by hand for her friends. Since its humble beginning, Toad & Co has grown its community and prioritized many social and environmental initiatives—including co-funding Search for Adventure, a travel program for individuals with developmental disabilities and conservation projects through The Conservation Alliance. Shop their modern travel and activewear or their pre-loved site (where you can buy and sell Toad & Co items)!


19. Haverdash

Best For | Unlimited rotation & rental clothing subscription service
Ethics | Reused & pre-loved clothing rentals, affordable clothing subscription, belief in living with less
Size Range | Varies by brand

Haverdash is one of the many new pioneers pushing forward the fashion rental revolution. For less than $60/month you’ll have access to endless clothing styles via Haverdash’s online fashion subscription service. Simply build your virtual closet and receive 3 styles delivered straight to your door with free shipping and unlimited rotations all month long. Each item is wet and dry cleaned and comes with a pre-paid bag for ease of mind. Wash, rinse and repeat!


20. Fair Trade Winds

Best For | Wide range of fair trade brands
 | Fair Trade Federation member, some organic & sustainable materials
Size Range | XS–2X, up to US 24

Fair Trade Winds carries some of the best fair trade fashion brands committed to creating clothing in an ethical manner. Each piece of the collection represents the hard work of the talented artisans who are working in cooperatives, becoming empowered, and improving the livelihood of their families and communities. Fair Trade Winds is a family-owned business with brick-and-mortar locations around the country in addition to an online shop.