The 2023 book above I checked out of the library.
The author advocates for wearing natural fabrics that make us feel good wearing them.
She picks up where Maxine Bedat left off in Unravelled: The Life and Death of a Garment.
Lucianne Tonti explores the production process of wool, cotton, silk, linen and other natural fabrics.
How the creating buying and long-term wear of these clothes can be made truly sustainable with regenerative farming of flax cotton and sheep.
After reading Sundressed I knew that as sound as my habits have become I could do more going forward.
Dismayed I was to realize a costly J.Crew coat I bought (at a reduced yet not cheap cost) was not 100 percent wool.
In the coming blog entry I’ll talk about how reading Sundressed sparked me to reexamine nearly everything going on in my Generation X fifties life.
Sometimes it takes reading a book or overhearing a conversation on the train to get a light bulb to go off in your head.