There are many things to think about when choosing yoga clothing.
When trying to improve your eco footprint for yoga wear, you should consider everything from the types of fabrics used to the location of the manufacturer.
The majority of yoga clothes are made from eco fabrics. Click here to learn more about Eco Friendly Fabrics.
There are yoga clothing lines that are green.
Donna Brown (Designer and Online Retailer)
Donna Brown uses materials that have little impact on the environment, use as little energy as possible and create minimum waste. A textile manufacturing company in Portugal has been named the best small/medium size company. The company uses sustainable and renewable materials and has a positive attitude. The production process was taken into account to minimize the impact.
Donna Brown Yogawear inspired by Nature has a well established German and international presence, and has generated a strong following in the yoga and sports community thanks to its elegant, timeless designs, natural colors and soft-to-the-touch bamboo fabric. The composition of bamboo-viscose is highly specialized and has natural antibacterial properties. The fabric is Oeko-Tex certified. You will be inspired by top quality fabric and designs. You can deepen your practice with perfectly adapted designs.
Donna Brown is a yoga wear designer. She moved to Berlin from Canada. A yoga teacher since 2004, her insight and expertise have resulted in a collection of yoga wear for men and women.
we’ar un ltd. (Manufacturer and Online Retailer)
We are an industry leading designer and manufacturer of yoga clothing. They take great care in selecting manufacturing partners to make sure fair labour practices are followed. Their clothing lines use 100% certified organic cottons. If appropriate fabrics from their local environment can’t be found, we’ll still look for opportunities to spin and knit the fabrics locally to help improve the communities they operate in.
The yoga clothing line includes tanks, t-shirts, shorts, pants and leggings for both men and women.
They offer shipping across the world.
Mahadevi Design (Vancouver, BC)
American Flora (Online Retailer)
AmericanFlora is a line of dance and yoga wear that emphasizes a woman’s true femininity, athleticism and beauty. They create high- performance garments that are inspired by dance and the beauty of the natural world. The Repreve fabric used in each piece is eco-friendly and ensures the ultimate combination of luxury, comfort and performance. AmericanFlora is made in the United States. They use 100% recycled Repreve Polyester fabric.
Oqoqo (Vancouver, BC)
This organic label is sold at lululemon and uses a variety of organic materials.
Public Myth (Vancouver, BC)
A Canadian designer has a yoga wear line. There is an extensive collection of pants. There are many styles to choose from. There is an online store that ships to Canada, the US and international.
Statik Mountain (Richmond Hill, ON)
bamboo and organic cotton are used to create yoga and athletic apparel.
TerraFrog has a line of bamboo fabric tanks, bottoms, and jackets. TerraFrog purchases clean wind power for their operation and sources materials locally whenever possible. There is an online store that ships to Canada, the US and international.
Yogo (Ottawa, ON)
A yoga fashion line has been created. These clothes are made from soy, bamboo and organic cotton blends. Yogo is committed to using suppliers that adhere to strict labour laws and do not use child labour. There is an online store that ships to Canada.