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SUSTAINING FASHION WITH HEMP

Author: Navya Bajaj Hemp is one of the earliest fibre plants to be grown. Hemp which is considered to be the closest substitute to cotton is actually a fibre that stands superior to it. In no parameters does it lag behind to cotton. Cotton only gained its beneficence in the earlier times of fashion and is used since. Now that the world has approximately 7 years to fight for sustainability before it gets out of hands, why not make fashion sustainable? Not only the fabric hemp is stronger, softer and twice as durable as hemp but the crop hemp also is relatively economical and sustainable, it requires half the water-consumption as cotton and does not require the use of chemical...

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