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All my work is totally transparent, and promotes ethical values. You can read all about my vendors, creative process, values and production in the blog. Each customer also receives a hand-written card with details of where each piece of their clothing comes from and how their purchase supports ethical values.

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Ethical and/or Sustainable Fabrics

I source each piece of fabric individually, to ensure the high quality and ethical values of each item of clothing. Relationships with suppliers have been steadily built over a decade, and I am proud to support my vendors uphold their environmental, social, and cultural values.

You can read more about my fabrics, and their credentials, in the blog here.

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Notions and Materials

All my materials - zips, buttons, fastenings, even thread - comes from eco-friendly and/or ethical suppliers.

You can read more about my materials and notions here.

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Zero-waste Sewing and Design

Since I design each piece and make it all myself, Syra Brownlock has full creative and production control.

I carefully draft patterns and cut fabric to ensure minimal waste. Syra Brownlock champions circular economy values in this way.

Read this blog series for more information and a behind-the-scenes look at my production.

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Made-to-Order and Bespoke

Each item of clothing is made to your measurements, and made to order.

Choose your design, pick a fabric from a curated collection that matches that design, and I will make it for you.

I want to recreate the special experience of tailoring I grew up with in the developing world - pick something from a sketchbook, make your own fabric choice, and have your measurements taken.

It’s slow, deliberate, high-quality, and deeply personal.

I’m your designer and tailor.

This personal relationship is the heart of Syra Brownlock.