Black Friday is a shopping event the many look forward to and one could say it is the biggest retail sales day in North America. Kicking off the holiday shopping season and having a reputation of causing hectic and chaotic behaviour, Black Friday allows for huge savings. But one thing you cannot deny about this event is, it promotes hyper-consumption and is inherently unsustainable.
In the fashion world, there has been an increase in brands moving towards more sustainable and ethical fashion. What exactly does that mean you might ask? Unfortunately, because the terms “sustainable and ethical fashion” aren’t clear cut, they are oftentimes used interchangeably.