Prior to starting the Sustainablee Yours project, founder Dinushika Gunaratne worked as a waste management consultant in the bustling capital city of Colombo, Sri Lanka. The experience made her appreciate the absolute urgency of adopting a low waste, sustainable lifestyle.
This woman-owned enterprise works with local crafts communities and artisans to turn fashion industry waste into sustainable lifestyle goods. They focus on hand crafting affordable alternatives to plastics and other single-use products that harm the environment.
Processes: Upcycling, Recycling, Batik, Tie dyeing.
Materials: Waste fabric from the fashion industry, Waste polythene, Used burlap sacks, Waste paper, Reclaimed wood, Cotton fabric.