Why Sustainable Textiles?
At Timpanys we have a passion to change the way consumers shop.
Whether it is by extending the lifecycle of your items through buying and selling or purchasing true investment pieces that will appreciate over time. We are advocates of slow fashion and encourage you to join our movement.
1,130,000 tonnes of clothing was purchased in the UK in 2016
26.2 Mt CO2e
The carbon footprint of clothing in use in the UK was 26.2 million tonnes CO2e in 2016
of cotton is created using an average of 10,000-20,000 litres of water
of process waste from the UK clothing demand
Valuing Our Clothes: the cost of UK fashion
Did you know there would be a 10% cut in the environmental cost to the planet if we increase the lifecycle of clothing by just 3 months?
Timpanys: making recycling fashionable since 2009!
With new items coming in daily you can still get your fast-fashion fix without a human and environmental cost. The thrill of the find is real - follow our Tribe on Instagram: #TimpsTribe
Our favourite investment brands:
If you're looking to make a wise handbag investment we would suggest investing in a classic bag that is produced season after season by either Chanel, Louis Vuitton or if you're really lucky Hermes.