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Brand
Brand
Design Philosophy
Design Philosophy
Materials
Materials
Cradle-to-Cradle Design
Cradle-to-Cradle Design
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Sustainable Design
Sustainable Design
Social Responsibility
Social Responsibility
Country of Origin
Country of Origin
Ethical Design
Ethical Design

New Factory, Friend - San Francisco, United States

Brand

New Factory, Friend is based on showcasing the appealing simplicity of sustainable fashion.

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Design Philosophy

Designer Max Schroder very quickly had her eyes opened to the flagrant use of pesticides in conventional cotton. With New Factory, Friend, she didn't want to be part of that problem; rather, she...

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Materials

New Factory, Friend is always on the lookout for sustainable materials for their styles. They use organic cotton, much of which is grown in the United States. Another great way they choose to...

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Cradle-to-Cradle Design

This is the first year that New Factory, Friend is proud to donate to Dress For Success. The mission of Dress for Success is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing...

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Sustainable Design

New Factory, Friend is based in San Francisco and they choose to work only with apparel manufacturers that are in the immediate Bay Area. This way they can be at the factory within 30 minutes to...

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Social Responsibility

New Factory, Friend understands how hard it is to start and sustain a business without proper capital. So, when they heard about KIVA and how easy it was to lend to fellow entrepreneurs, it was an...

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Country of Origin

The top producers of organic cotton are India, Turkey, the USA, and China. The organic knit cotton that New Factory, Friend purchases is grown in the United States where it is then milled in North...

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Ethical Design

New Factory, Friend chooses their manufacturing facilities based on whether or not they are licensed by the California Department of Labor. If they are, there is a spotlight on them to pay a fair...

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The Difference

  • Made in the USA ?
  • Sustainable Materials ?
  • Sweatshop and Child Labor Free ?
  • Company supports KIVA microloans ?
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