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Be part of the Fashion Revolution!

On 24 April 2013, the Rana Plaza building in Bangladesh collapsed. 1,138 people died and another 2,500 were injured, making it the fourth largest industrial disaster in history. There were five garment factories in Rana Plaza all manufacturing clothing for big global brands. The victims were mostly young women. Since then, people from all over the world have come together to use the power of fashion to change the world. Now, it's all about more simplicity and transparency to the consumer. We have to produce fewer products and propose just two collections per year. At Maison Frida, we want to be transparent and ethic by using local / small vendors to source and produce our clothes we can keep track of who...

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Re-think Progress: The Circular Economy

At Maison Frida, we make quality garments that last, that can be repaired, that are 'timeless' and therefore can be handed down, from one kid to the other. Some parents will say: "I prefer to buy some cheap clothing for my kids that will not last. It doesn't matter, they will not fit to them in 6 months!" This argumentation brings us to overconsumption, tons of clothes in the landfill and an exhaustion of natural resources. We have to re-think our way to consume.  You can take a look at this video from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. Their mission is to accelerate the transition to a circular economy. We truly believe that the circular economy is the solution to leave a livable...

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