ComplexCon 2018

ComplexCon 2018

We attended with a simple question.  Is Sustainability even a topic in this world?  The short answer is, No.  But, there is much more to the story.

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Unfuck The World - Can't Blame The Youth

Unfuck The World - Can't Blame The Youth

Earlier this year we became aware of a project here in Seattle that had a similar mindset, with a direct message. A new brand, Can’t Blame The Youth (C.B.T.Y.), was launching and their mission is also simple: Unfuck The World.  

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Why isn't everybody doing this?

Why isn't everybody doing this?

It's a question we get asked surprisingly often. Which makes sense. It seems like a no-brainer right? Do we want to save 150 liters of water on a pair of socks, or don't we? Why wouldn't every clothing company want to do that? And why would this tiny brand I found on Instagram be doing this and my regular brand isn't?

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What Is GRS Certification & Why Should You Care About It?

What Is GRS Certification & Why Should You Care About It?

We're guessing that if you're reading this blog post, you're probably a bit like us--aware of the impacts we humans are having on this planet, aware of the pollution human industry causes, worried about the kind of planet we will be leaving to our children. And like us, you are looking for ways to do something about it. You want to be part of the solution, not adding to the problem. Same with us.

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Looking Back on Year #1 and Welcoming 2018

Looking Back on Year #1 and Welcoming 2018

As we start a new year here at Arvin Goods, we’re reflecting on the short first six months of our existence in 2017. (Remember this all just came to life last June!) It’s been a fun and rewarding ride so far. We had the same challenges of any new brand: outgunned, under-funded, no press, no one knew who we were.

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