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Dress in style, with a conscience
sail the seven seas offers stylish and ethical clothes for the urban adventurer, made from cherry-picked repurposed military and vintage fabrics, manufactured locally with artisanal craftsmanship.

SSS has been featured in major publications, such as Le Nouvel Observateur and Time Out Israel, as well as online eco blogs Eve Magazine, Ecoology and Rewardrobe.

The Spring / Summer 2014 capsule collection brings 8 pieces :
7 separates and one tote bag.
Each style is produced in a limited edition of 3 pieces, to ensure that you get a thoroughly unique piece of clothing, to which the utmost care and attention has been given.

What makes sail the seven seas ethical?
1. SSS empowers local…

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  • Female
  • Born on May 7
  • Joined April 4, 2011

Favorite materials

Cotton, linen, organza, silk, quilting, patchwork, buttons, ribbons

About

Dress in style, with a conscience
sail the seven seas offers stylish and ethical clothes for the urban adventurer, made from cherry-picked repurposed military and vintage fabrics, manufactured locally with artisanal craftsmanship.

SSS has been featured in major publications, such as Le Nouvel Observateur and Time Out Israel, as well as online eco blogs Eve Magazine, Ecoology and Rewardrobe.

The Spring / Summer 2014 capsule collection brings 8 pieces :
7 separates and one tote bag.
Each style is produced in a limited edition of 3 pieces, to ensure that you get a thoroughly unique piece of clothing, to which the utmost care and attention has been given.

What makes sail the seven seas ethical?
1. SSS empowers local craftsmanship in Corsica, by ensuring a fair wage and establishing a one-on-one relationship between the designer and seamstress;
2. SSS reduces waste and energy consumption by choosing to repurpose only vintage and second hand materials;
3. by upcycling used materials, SSS is able to offer customers a comfortable and practical product with a history;
4. by transforming second hand military uniforms, SSS chooses to bring the focus towards a peaceful and creative outcome.

Whether you are set to travel the world or tread the streets of your hometown,
you will always be dressed in style and with a conscience.

http://www.sailthesevenseas.co.uk/

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