Do you think it is hard to find sustainable underwear, which is attractive? We found 5 sustainable lingerie brands you must know! The brands coming from the northern european countries Germany, Denmark and Sweden but they are shipping worldwide (Yeesss)! Scroll through to find out more about the sustainable lingerie brands and shop the bras panties and tops.
We have chosen a few of our favorite sustainable lingerie items of each brand and shot the products in our photostudio in Hamburg. Each product was high in quality and felt very soft (Especially the soft-bra by woron felt like extra soft). The styles created a great optic and were super cuddly in their fit. Get inspired and check more items by clicking on the links directing to the online shops.
BREAD & BOXERS
The Basic Must-Haves.
Bread & Boxers is a Stockholm based brand founded by 2 swedish friends who wanted simpler, better alternatives for everydays underwear. The product range includes everyday basics for women like panties, t-shirts, tops and socks, fairly made by European producers. Each season the same range is also available for men. All items are made out of organic cotton and are cold-dyed which minimizes water and energy consumption. The design is focussed on functionality, comfort and simplicity in a timeless puristic style without any visible branding. The slim and clean packaging reminds of a chia seeds packaging and is made from thin paper-laminated plastic that can be sorted as combustible. Basically Bread & Boxers believe that everyday wear should last through many wash cycles. That´s why the products are made with the most responsibility and sustainability. Bread & Boxers can be shopped online at breadandboxers.com.
Smooth Underwear From Copenhagen.
The scandinavian lingerie brand WORON was created by sisters Anya and Arina Woron in Copenhagen. The main idea of both were to create cozy lingerie, that will be the first thing you want to put on and the last thing you want to take off. The soft-bras, panties, bodysuits and shirts are made of the finest beechwood pulp fiber, called modal. All poducts are dyed without toxics and it is Oekotex certified. The fit of the underwear (XS-L) give your body a natural shape support. You can wear the sustainable fashion coordinates mixed. Shop it at woronstore.com.
Sexy, Upcycled, Handmade.
Anekdot is a small lingerie studio based between Berlin and Stockholm. The founder is swedish Designer Sofie. The cute philosophy of Anekdot is about upcycling and maintaining the highest quality for each individual piece. Upcycling means Anekdot sources their materials from production leftovers, end of lines, off-cuts, deadstock and vintage trimmings. Then they turn the beautiful materials into amazing limited editions of lingerie. Each creation is hand-crafted in Berlin. The love for detail is present in every single piece. The lingerie is available in the Un Autre Voodoo Boutique in Berlin or online at anekdotboutique.com.
Sustainable Lingerie for Small Busts.
AIKYOU is a female japanese name and means „love, charm and respect“. Aikyou is a German brand specialized on lingerie for small bust. The design is puristic but feminine so that you could wear the bra simply under a transparent blouse and looking sexy. It is not much more needed than the right fit and delicate materials. The carefully selected fabrics like organic cotton are soft, flexible and mould to the body. The lingerie is mainly produced in Germany with high-quality workmanship standards. Aikyou has designed 2 chic mastectomy bras. The lingerie can be shopped online at aikyou.de.
Organic Cotton Classics.
TRICOTAGE comes from Denmark. The fashion label was founded by two danish designers Karin and Ida who wanted to create simple ready-to-wear clothes for day and night in sustainable materials. The underwear is made out of Oekotex certified natural materials like soft bamboo and organic cotton in Europe. The Design is classy and simple with prints or just beautiful uni nude- or black- colored. There are a few new items in stock which we love (Especially this bra)! Shop the essentials online at tricotage.dk.
Every single lingerie brand of the 5 above wants to contribute to a more conscious and sustainable fashion economy. They all producing in a responsible way and acting transparent. If you wear these sustainable lingerie brands you can feel sexy and comfortable not only because of their chic design but also because of their brands responsibility.
Credits: Photographer & Producer: Antonia Böhlke; Model: Lisa H. (Most Wanted Models); Hair and Make Up Artist: Melissa Komma
Antonia is the founder and creative director of MOCHNI. Her goal is to create an ethical future of consumerism by introducing authentic people, brands, and products and by sharing inspiring content with more than 250.000 women yearly. She loves a slow lifestyle and the Californian summer breeze.