Browse our conscious creators
Dressr works with local designers – we call them ‘conscious creators’. From ecological fabric choices to using recycled material, gender-neutral designs, and local production, each creator has a unique approach to sustainability. One thing they all have in common is their focus on timeless and qualitative designs.
About A E S A E R T
Since 2018, AESAERT is the label for sustainable and timeless handbags. Griet makes the majority of the collection in her workshop but deliberately has a small production to be able to keep up with the demand.
A E S A E R T
About A Natural Connection
A Natural Connection tries to combine both style and value to create something beautiful, timeless, and long-lasting. Eco-consciousness is an important part of their philosophy. Their commitment does not rely solely on design, they are constantly striving to better their own green practices. From the everyday office environment to shipping practices, they find it essential to run their business with a minimal impact to the environment.
A Natural Connection
About Abelone Wilhelmsen
Abelone Wilhelmsen is a Danish fashion designer based in Antwerp, Belgium. Her design universe is rooted in the Scandinavian timeless style-aesthetic with key elements such as simple lines, minimalism, and functionality without sacrificing beauty. Her women's & men’s wear collections have a contemporary feeling, - urban wear with great attention to both body & detail. Imperfections, textures, or graphic components often trigger her with instant inspiration.
AR.M ANNA ROSA MOSCHOUTI is a fresh jewelry brand by architect and designer Anna Rosa Moschouti. Focusing on the importance of thoughtful design, responsible sourcing and honesty, they offer a well crafted collection of contemporary accessories. All of the products are carefully constructed in their own production atelier in Athens.
ByBrown's primary concern is designing excellent raincoats, however they always take sustainability into consideration, incorporating sustainable practice into the collections wherever possible; whether that be in the materials, the production or the design process. Produced in limited quantities, each design series is made from technical and recycled fabrics, produced with laser cutting and heat sealing technology.
About Cap'a di Carina
All items are handmade, so there is no mass production. As a result, each piece is unique and designed and made with love and attention to detail in their studio. For the earrings and cufflinks, they work with salmon leather, which is a good alternative to snakeskin and helps protect endangered species. Cap'a di Carina uses only the highest quality materials.
Cap'a di Carina
About Captain Cork
Captain Cork is a brand of bags and accessories handmade from cork. Their designs are carefully crafted with love in Portuguese studios. Cork is an animal-friendly, sustainable, and ecological alternative to leather goods. Offering beautiful pieces without guilt, with respect for people, animals, and nature.
COMMORI is a luxury accessory brand seeking the balance between comfort and respect for the environment. The design of every handbag is beautiful, pure, and timeless. It needs to fit into any wardrobe and any decade.
About Conscious Antwerp
Conscious Antwerp is created and designed with an eye for both style and sustainability from start to finish. By combining the principles of 'ethical and sustainable business' with a passion for quality and design, Conscious Antwerp was transformed from dream to reality. They produce fair clothing with a minimal CO2 impact.
Lose your heart in Indian inspired handbags and scarves ... as Détail founders Bob and Céline did by traveling to India. At Détail, Indian and Belgian creativity flares up, fair fashion, passionate handwork and unique materials make a beautiful mix in creating beautifully and honest crafted handbags and scarves. Détail, where heading to your destination is only a handbag away.
Elegnano® offers elegant shoes for men and women. Elegnano lives by the motto: float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. Walking through life effortlessly and elegantly, but strong and sharp at the same time. Technological innovation and modern design make this possible. Elegnano is literally, and figuratively a fusion of elegance and nanotechnology.
About EVA Schalckens
Eva Schalckens is a sustainable fashion label that lives by the principle of "Buy less, choose well and make it last." She creates her own trends with the "zero waste" principle in mind - using as many scraps from large fashion houses as possible, and incorporating small scraps of fabric into the details as much as possible.
The pieces EVAMARIA makes are timeless, original, handmade, and unique. In this way, her impatience in her visual arts background is transformed into positive energy. Rather than a seasonal collection, her clothes evoke a mood, they express the simple pleasure of making and putting together the pieces.
The roots of Gigue lie in Antwerp, the Belgian fashion city par excellence. Designer Jo Wyckmans was one of the first graduates of the Antwerp Fashion Academy. He founded the brand in 1991 and was the first to introduce the preppy look to the Belgian market with Gigue. Pure silhouettes with a sporty twist and androgynous character define the style of the young brand.
Haruco-vert is founded in 2007 and stands for unique, conscious, and handmade fashion items. They produce in their atelier in Amsterdam, where they cut and sew all their garments. This means that they have little waste and it also gives them the option to offer a made-to-measure service.
Ida & Volta makes a conscious choice not to follow the fast pace of the fashion industry. Instead we design timeless clothing for all ages and body types, regardless of the seasonal fashion trends. All our materials are carefully selected for beauty, quality, wearing comfort and durability.
About J E U D E F I L
J E U D E F I L is a Belgium-based textile studio with a multidisciplinary approach and is the result of the collaboration of founder Lieve Decorte with other passionate designers.
J E U D E F I L
JANUE is a fashion label established in 2019 by Belgian art historian Céline Van den Bossche. Through researching the various moods of the moving body, she poetically questions monolithic ideas of the "Self" and evokes a sensory paradigm shift: fashion as a sensual medium to explore motion and its aesthetic possibilities.
Kate & Jules are a proudly Belgian womenswear brand established in 2009. We design for independent women. Women who love fashion, art, food, and music. Women who are passionate in what they stand for. Women with brave spirits.
About Klaar Devillé
Klaar Devillé is a sustainable brand that creates durable and unique handbags from eco-leather. You can find her in de Volkstraat in Antwerp in her shop.
About KODA Amsterdam
Koda Amsterdam creates unique and timeless accessories made of leftover fabrics. koda works with Dutch designers and all products are made in The Netherlands. koda pieces are all different because the leftovers differ every day.
About La Femme Garniture
Sabine inherited the creative genes and chose to study graphic design. Underneath her elegant and cordial style, you also feel a trained eye with a natural sense of color. She is constantly looking for new combinations that flourish side by side in harmony. Since 2011, La Femme Garniture has been selling its designs to shops in Belgium and abroad.
La Femme Garniture
About LAURE DE MEES
Laure de Mees' passion for jewelry began in childhood, with their grandmother playing a significant role. Occasionally, their grandmother would ask them to do repairs or they would go together to buy beads to make their own pieces. This led to the creation of an enormous collection and their own fashion jewelry brand in 2010. They studied 'Goldsmithing and Jewelry Design' at Technicum Noord Antwerpen and graduated in 2013, followed by the 'Restoration of jewelry' study in 2014.
LAURE DE MEES
About Leonie Vlaar Slow Fashion
As a slow fashion designer, Leonie Vlaar specializes in creating clothing and accessories that enhance one's personality by embracing individuality. Their approach to fashion is rooted in the belief that personal style should take precedence over fast fashion trends. They focus on organizing the production process locally and utilizing only sustainable fabrics to reduce the environmental impact.
Leonie Vlaar Slow Fashion
About LIES MERTENS
A Lies Mertens handbag is an ally, making your life easier from day to night. Every bag is consciously created to give room to your personality and style. It's timeless, in line with your ambition to contribute to slow fashion culture. Their handbags are designed in Antwerp and handmade in Italy and Tunisia. We design everything to last and invest in quality leather and craftsmanship.
About Marylène Madou
Marylène Madou was established in Belgium early 2017, aptly named after the designer herself. Launching the brand with a successful collection of printed scarves, print still is the ultimate starting point in each collection. Every textile print is created in-house by the designer herself, exclusively using her own original paintings and digital illustrations. This is what makes a Marylène Madou print unique.
About Mieke Dierckx
Mieke likes to take things slow and designs at her own pace. She releases new designs or editions of her ‘classics’ when she feels it’s the right time for them to be sent out to the world, regardless of the fashion seasons or trends. They choose high quality leather, so their designs will last a lifetime and will travel with you from one adventure to the next.
About Mon Col Anvers
Mon Col Anvers offers a stylish and sustainable alternative to fast fashion. Each piece is designed in Belgium and produced in Poland. Mon Col Anvers only uses natural and sustainable materials such as EcoVero, tencel and organic cotton. This Belgian label stands for sustainable quality. Thanks to the flexibility of the fashion line, timeless pieces always remain fashionable, and this is at every occasion.
Mon Col Anvers
At MYoMY, we believe in the power of connection - between you and me, and as a collective humanity. They are convinced that we are all changemakers, and by joining forces and making ethical choices, we can make the world a fairer and more equal place. MYoMY collaborates closely with fair trade production partners. Their sustainably designed bags aim to create as many fair jobs and equal opportunities as possible.
About O My Bag
O MY BAG is an eco-friendly brand that produces fairly made handbags and accessories in Kolkata, India. They believe that consumers have the ability to change the world by creating a demand for ethically made products. By providing their producers with access to the global market, they connect them with customers that love a great bag!
A bag that makes the world a little better… is it possible? We believe it is!
O My Bag
About Obvious Outdoor
Obvious is a sustainable, transparent, and local outdoor brand based in Antwerp. Our goal is to make useful and fun products that have a positive impact on our planet and the people who live on it. We want to put an end to the greenwashing, the unfair labor, and the pollution that is part of the (fast)fashion industry today.
Oh-Live! is a higher streetwear brand and stands for ethical work & minimal waste. They invest in quality, not quantity so say no to mass-production and yes to sustainable fashion which lasts longer, is less stressful for the environment, and produces in good conditions. Everything is designed & handmade in Antwerp.
About Or Service
Or Service is a Belgian sustainable jewelry brand with an architectural flair. Architecture is the main inspiration throughout the collection. This gives a sleek, contemporary look to every single piece. Every jewel is designed & made in Belgium by designer and brand owner, Lynn Geerinck, with sustainability in mind.
About RE°invented by ANNE°N
What's in a name? The essence of the brand. It seemed about time to reinvent fashion and its use of fabrics & its 'one season and you're out' -vibe. Because fabrics and clothes deserve more than just disposable. RE°invented by ANNE°N's collections are handmade in Belgium.
RE°invented by ANNE°N
About renēe by Zoë
Renēe was a lockdown baby born in the summer of 2020. Their founder Zoë was playing around with old shirts her grandfather gave her when she stumbled on a unique dress idea. Representing a circular business in a linear fashion industry is a true challenge. That's why every decision they make or every step they take is precisely considered. How will this affect people and the environment? These questions are the guideline of the whole thought process
renēe by Zoë
The soul of the label is strong, timeless and valuable, made for every woman on earth. We strongly believe that all women are created equal and thus want every woman to feel unique and herself in any of our creations! Doesn’t matter colour of skin,background, height, weight, etc… Every woman is unique and deserves clothing that make her feel beautiful!
About Scarves & Stuff by Solange
Everything she designs is made by hand. That means everything is unique but also means she spends quite a few hours (or days!) in the European fashion city Antwerp on each piece. Whether it’s a scarf, a hat, mittens, a cardigan, or even a beanbag, you can count on her and her knitting needles spending a lot of quality time together. What her passion was has become her life. ‘Scarves and Stuff by Solange' is a tribute to her darling sources of inspiration: her grandmother and mom.
Scarves & Stuff by Solange
Sil goes back to the basics, allowing women to enjoy their comfortable and timeless clothing pieces. It is a pleasure to wear, while also respecting our world. The clothing line empowers women in their femininity and emphasizes their natural beauty. Elegance, functionality, and comfort are important aspects that play a role in the design. It is the combination of these elements that results in a pleasurable experience for all women.
Each article is made to last a lifetime and even be passed down. There is no overproduction, and the focus is on craftsmanship, quality, and longevity. As a result, there is no design per season. Sofie Darche practices slow fashion, which is also why it is sustainable.
STN is the handbag and accessory brand of designer Stien Vandecasteele. STN. aims to be a sustainable brand with quality materials and only handmade products. Design and craftsmanship go hand in hand. Everything is made in the atelier in Zevekote, West Flanders. From inspiration to the very last finishing touch. At STN.bags everything happens indoors.
About Studio AMA
Studio AMA is a breeding ground for an alternative model within the fashion industry. At every stage of the process, an answer is formulated to the question of how it can be made as sustainable and ethical as possible.
SUITSHERWELL's minimalist tailored suits label combines quality with affordability and inclusivity in the broadest sense of the word. They don't just want to be a fashion label, but also a community that stands for openness, equality, and female empowerment. They have a lot of respect for the female body in all its variations, from very slim to beautiful, curvy shapes.
About Terre Bleue
Terre Bleue is a Belgian fashion house that offers casual chic clothing for men and women. They create clothes that make you shine at any moment of your day. The name winks at the blue planet, the earth. Blue is a symbol of water but means so much more. The color represents reliability. The cross logo of Terre Bleue is also a symbol of harmony in the Inca culture.
About The KOFF Label
The KOFF label is a 100% plant-based and cruelty-free handbag brand. They produce all their pieces in Portugal.
The KOFF Label
About Wild Muse
We are passionate and fascinated by timeless, honest fashion in unusual fabrics and with surprising details. Laurence trained at the Ghent Fashion Academy and started her own clothing label, Mis-en-Plis. Barbara immersed herself in sustainability labels as a fabric buyer.
Woche is a non-seasonal collection of jewelry, made for everyday wear until it becomes like a second skin. The name translates to ‘week’ in German. Wearing these pieces daily makes them adjust to your body, with small changes in patina, color, and shape. The Belgian label was established in 2016 by Clarisse Bruynbroeck.
About Wolfin Eyewear
Creativity has always been part of Inge's DNA and with the passion for the styling and fashion, she trained as a jewelry designer there she discovered her love for eyewear. The strength to pursue her dream followed her in the making of her brand Wolfin, where the eyewear pieces are not only accessories, but they tell your story. Not as an ordinary creative, but as a creator.
Wolvis is a poetic knitwear brand, known for its limited editions of scarves, characterized by offbeat color combinations and luxurious textures. Griet Depoorter explored new horizons and started playing and experimenting with both classic and innovative materials and techniques when following her passion for knitwear.
About Wusuwaah's Diary
Wusuwaah’s Diary garments are a mix of precision and creativity with a unique style, a fusion of art and beauty. This inconstant and unpredictable label aims to dress women and men who are seeking exciting garments with African touches. "Creating fashionable looks which are pure statement".
YNGR is the physical manifestation of a hopeless dreamer’s creative energy. The fashion label was founded in 2019. The name represents youth nostalgia and hope derived from a YNGR generation.
About Yuma Labs
Yuma Labs’ production process honors the natural cycle and mimics it as closely as possible. All our raw material is traceable through batch control and rigorous production follow-up. We aim to recycle our materials into an endless upcycling loop, creating good-looking sunglasses, again and again, and again.