Los Angeles, California
Fayettechill Supplier Since: 2012
Full Production Factory: Sewing & Screen Printing
Overview: Family owned and operated facilities in Los Angeles, California that we have used since 2012. America’s first Fair Trade Certified factory.
Fibers: Organic Cotton, grown without synthetic pesticides or insecticides, no GMO, non-toxic. Recycled Polyester, made from post-consumer products such as water bottles, uses less energy, less virgin raw material. Diverts bottles and similar materials from landfills. They use low impact dyes and finishes. Now, new to the lineup we are offering Recycled Cotton & Recycled Polyester in our Pullovers & Hoodies.
Dyeing & Finishing: The local dye house is Bluesign compliant and one of the most environmentally friendly dye houses in the world. On average, they use 40% less chemicals, 50% less electricity, 65% less water, 30% less natural gas, and 50% lower emissions compared to a typical dye house in United States. These savings are even greater when compared to dye houses operating in China, India, etc.
Screen Printing: Water-based inks, PVC and Phthalate free.
Local Manufacturing: The entire manufacturing operation takes place within an 8-mile radius. Production Waste: 100% of the fabric scraps generated during the cutting process is recycled.
A graduate of the University of Arkansas with a background in Cultural Anthropology, Semiotics and Linguistics, Joelle Storet was born in Brussels, Belgium and lives in Fayetteville, Arkansas. She is an accomplished emerging artist, and is also the current Gallery Manager & Curator of Art Ventures NWA (formerly known as the Fayetteville Underground). She has exhibited several works in Fayetteville, Bentonville, Vienna and Berlin.
When you join the family, our family takes care of you and our products are backed with a lifetime guarantee. If a product does not meet expected standards or has manufacturing defects, we’ll send you a new one.