The wool we use in our products comes from non-mulesed sheep and is certified according to the Responsible Wool Standards (RWS), they ensure the wool comes from farms that have a progressive approach to managing their lands, practice holistic respect for animal welfare of the sheep and respect the five freedoms of animal welfare. Mulesing is a quick method of controlling flystrike in merino sheep, resulting in poor welfare both during and after the procedure and it is categorized as cruel and painful by PETA, who advise more humane alternatives.
Sedex is a membership organisation providing practical tools, services and a community network to help companies improve their responsible and sustainable business practices, and source responsibly.
The Ethical Trading Initiative (ETS) is a community working together to tackle complex questions about what steps companies should take to trade ethically, and how to make a positive difference in the workers lives.
Deadstock is not an official certification but describes fabrics that are leftover and would technically go to waste but can still be used for other production. We use a lot of deadstock fabrics in our productions.