Tuesday, October 19: Sustainable Type

Tuesday October 19th: Sustainable style

Shoes made from recycled water bottles? A clothing line that focuses on selling fewer clothes?

Updated: 5:27 PM EDT Oct 14, 2021

Shoes made from recycled water bottles? A clothing line that focuses on selling fewer clothes? Some fashion companies are shaking up the industry by working to reduce waste. Erika Tarantal visits Vetta Capsule in South Boston, checks in at Rothy’s, which makes stylish shoes out of plastic water bottles, and visits a consignment store on Newbury Street. Erika also speaks to local scientists and entrepreneurs who develop beauty products that you can feel comfortable with.

Shoes made from recycled water bottles? A clothing line that focuses on selling fewer clothes? Some fashion companies are shaking up the industry by working to reduce waste. Erika Tarantal visits Vetta Capsule in South Boston, checks in at Rothy’s, which makes stylish shoes out of plastic water bottles, and visits a consignment store on Newbury Street. Erika also speaks to local scientists and entrepreneurs who develop beauty products that you can feel comfortable with.