31 Jan '14, 6pm

Anti-synthetics? N2R's 100% organic-cotton Hydro Jacket is naturally wind- and water-resistant

was born out of necessity as there were no other water repellent jackets on the market that were also sustainable. Luca Sburlati decided then to create a small brand based around 3 main values. “First, the clothes had to have a nice design and fit. They needed to be exclusively made in Italy and they had to be seriously sustainable,” Sburlati explained. Using private funding, Sburlati dove head first into creating sustainable outerwear and began experimenting with fabric options. Ultimately he came across a naturally water repellent fabric made by an experienced company near Lake Como, Italy.

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/made-of-organic-cotton-n2rs-hydr...

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