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'Plastic is Forever' Sews Pretty Pollution to Organic Cotton T-Shirts

By: Katie Cordrey - Published: • References: itsamanmadeworld & 750tees.wordpress
Barbara de Vries uses plastic beach litter to decorate organic cotton T-shirts under the brand, 'Plastic is Forever.'

Environmentally polluting bits of trash are hand-sewn onto the T-shirts which are in turn sold online at loomstate.org and at retailers such as Barney's New York. De Vries uses beach plastic gleaned from Bahamas’ beach clean-ups. Part of the proceeds from sales of 'Plastic is Forever' clothing are donated to the Eleuthera Institute and the Island School in the Bahamas.

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