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What is a sustainable design process?

We throw a lot of clothing away in the Western world. There are many reasons why we discard clothing - the fit is not right, the size changes, because of the fabric’s low quality or the style becomes old. Why should we buy an item, which material doesn't last more than a few washes? Why should we be satisfied with clothing that do not fit on our bodies? In other words, aren't these features that could easily be done differently? We strongly believe that the best way to create fitting and long-lasting activewear is to be thoughtful in the design process. Népra design is based on longevity and sustainable values. It might seen like a common sense approach but it is not self-evident nowadays. Many fast fashion items are...

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