In the last two Speak of The Frog articles we talked about plastic and its connections to sportswear and microplastics in the environment. As much as we believe in educating ourselves, we believe in real actions. This is why, we came up with an idea of a contest. Read more on the Népra Blog!
We are a part of the textile industry, which is known as the second-largest polluter in the world. We are also part of the sportswear industry, which is known for using oil-based fabrics that release microfibres during use and machine washing. This is why we created a Speak Of The Frog article about Sportswear & Microplastic.
Plastic is the evil of this era, and the plastic discussion is very polarised. We wanted to find out if we should put the blame on plastics, if we can save the planet by living a zero-waste plastic-free lifestyle, and why we still use plastic today, if plastic is the bad guy. If this is your jam, go ahead and read the full article on Speak Of The Frog.
We, human beings, consume too much, and we consume more every year compared to the previous year. It's time to rethink our ways to consume and how we think about consumption in general without having to give up the standards of living. Read more on Speak of The Frog.
The clothing industry causes more emissions than air and ship traffic together.
Today on Black Friday, Népra Online Store has a Blackout. We are in business to save our planet and today, instead of supporting overconsumption, we take part in the global day of climate action. Read more on Speak Of The Frog.
Since April 2013, the movement Fashion Revolution has been working for more transparency to create safe working conditions for the 75 million people working in the garment industry, and to bring awareness to the environmental issues of fast fashion. Read about Népra's sustainability thinking on Speak Of The Frog.
The earth conscious slow fashion movement has been growing in the past decades as a counter movement to fast fashion. In this blog article, we want to explain what slow fashion means to us, why we believe slow fashion as a concept is tightly related to more sustainable and responsible garment industry.
Water is one of our basic needs, we live on a blue planet, yet the freshwater resources are running low. There are many articles that advice us as consumers to save water by simple steps, but is there something we can as individual human beings really do?
As we a brand coming from the lake land, water is a topic close to our heart. The word Népra even means water and water regions. To say water is important is an understatement: it is one of the basic human needs. The Earth is called the Blue Planet, and yet, freshwater resources are running low.
There are many things Népra as an activewear brand can do when it comes to the longevity of an item. However, individual wardrobe maintenance skills can prolong the lifetime of your favourite items as well. Learn how to take care of your Népra items.
This article explains the basic rules and laws of Népra's holistic, minimalist and ethical clothing and activewear; what you can expect from your clothes, and what are their limitations. We at Népra aim high in creating activewear that functions and lasts in demanding conditions.