KNOWN SUPPLIER Spotlight: The Sunflower Farm
September 15, 2022

(Photos by Kailey Jane) Farming, as a whole, is a fortuitous exercise in grit, hard work, and faith. Ursula Kressibucher embodies each of these qualities and so does her story of starting The Sunflower Farm, amidst a global pandemic no…

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KNOWN SUPPLIER Spotlight: Guayakí Yerba Mate
March 22, 2022

In many ways, the food and beverage space has been leading the charge in sustainable practices for consumer goods over the past few decades. Maybe because these items are going into our body and people are more conscious of what they purchase. Or perhaps due to the fact that there…

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KNOWN SUPPLIER Spotlight: WNDR Alpine
March 11, 2022

Photo by Jordan Pay Sustainability Is Performance While there is a case to be made that this sentiment is changing, there is no doubt there remains a (false) belief that products made sustainably or ethically are inferior in quality and performance. This thinking is…

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The Most Important Merchandise Trends For 2022
January 12, 2022

Image via KNOWN SUPPLY Surfrider Foundation. 2022 marks 15 years since we started our first ethical clothing brand. It’s incredible to see how the space has evolved, including the growing interest from individual shoppers to purchase clothing in a more thoughtful and informed way.

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“Secure The Art” Collection by Afritina Coker
October 19, 2021

“It’s a collective reminder for everyone to take artists seriously.” In a society that continues to place value on speed, convenience, and simplicity there is one contingent that is working to help save us all — artists. This latest collection was brought to life by…

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Recycle Old Clothes. Earn $$$.
September 9, 2021

We are not going to purchase our way out of climate disaster, meaning purchasing sustainable products won’t solve the larger issue. In fact, the most sustainable clothes any of us have are the ones already in our closet. They were already made and the longer we use them the less…

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Why Clothing Certifications Matter
July 13, 2021

We live in a time where purpose & sustainability are en vogue. Great right?? Kind of… allow me to explain. What’s amazing about nearly every company in fashion claiming some sort of sustainability initiative is that this is a direct reflection of shoppers’ demand. Brands are being forced to address…

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NPR 50th Anniversary — Capsule Collection
May 3, 2021

50 Years of Information & Innovation Fifty years ago today NPR hosted its first on-air original broadcast of All Things Considered — a show that continues airing to this day. Against the backdrop of the Vietnam War, and with no playbook for how to structure or scale a radio news…

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SUPPLY HOUSE: Clothing The World, Ethically
February 25, 2021

When we started KNOWN SUPPLY we set out on a vision to do far more than build our own brand. Instead, we wanted to serve as a catalyst for the ethical fashion movement at large. Our belief is that as more shoppers interact with ethically made clothing they…

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[VIDEO] Words Matter: Celebrating The People Behind Our Clothing
February 24, 2021

Gratitude Is Powerful What does it mean to say “thank you”? More than the words themselves, saying “thank you” is an act of recognition, of acknowledgement. You are taking the time to SEE someone else and their contribution. We believe this simple act can be extremely…

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