Progress, not perfection: How to start you zero-waste journey
How to start your zero-waste journey: The zero-waste movement is a set of principles focused around waste prevention that encourages a new way of consuming to ensure that all products are reused. It’s exactly what it sounds like - creating little to no waste by cultivating habits that leave as little behind as possible. So, can one person actually make a difference? The answer is YES! So many of your daily decisions are opportunities to impact the planet in a positive way. But most of us can’t go zero-waste overnight. This is a journey and can start with a couple of simple swaps. Some swaps are easy, others may seem next to impossible - but baby steps like paying attention to your impact and actively trying to reduce it can add up to big changes.
Grey Goes Glamorous: Welcoming Silver to the KOOSHOO Family
You may have heard some buzz recently about a new hair tie pack joining the KOOSHOO family, but in case you missed it, we welcomed Silver to join up with its rainbow, blonde, brown, black, Classic and festive siblings.
Are your Plastic-Free Hair Ties and Scrunchies Compostable?
The most common question we get is what to do with your KOOSHOO products when their time has come. It's a great question and we've done our best to answer here in this write-up.
An Ethical Supply Chain You Can Feel Proud to Support
There is a long and winding road that leads to your ponytail or wrist, and it intersects with a lot of humanity along the way. We're proud to share our supplier stories because we believe that transparency is vital in a fashion industry lacking in accountability.
Plastic-free Packaging and Shipping - A Must for the Future of Fashion
The textile industry is a major contributor to the conservative estimate of 175 billion single use plastic bags used annually to pack and ship clothing and accessories. There had to be a better way! Well, we found it!
Organic Cotton vs Conventional Cotton - a Tale of Opposites
We love organic cotton. It's a textile superhero that can wick away sweat, keep the sun at bay, allow your skin to breathe and be both soft and strong in the same breath. But not all cotton is created equal. Read on to learn why organic cotton is so important.
Why it Matters that We Use Non-Toxic, Low-Impact Dyes
At KOOSHOO, we are committed to the use of low impact dyes because they’re the most eco-friendly dyeing method both for sustainability and practicality reasons. Ready to learn more, read on by clicking through.
Why Natural Tree Rubber Can Change the Global Hair Accessory Industry
Why is it that hair ties - one of the most common products in the world - are being built using plastic so as to outlive us as humans? This was the question we asked ourselves back in 2010 and the answer created KOOSHOO as you know it today.
Five Reasons to Gift KOOSHOO This Holiday Season
This holiday season, we’re suggesting five reasons for taking the path less travelled, by gifting KOOSHOO and supporting other small, independent, and consciously operated businesses. This path invites you to slow down, spend intentionally and thoughtfully; feel good and do good for others.