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Best Sustainable Suits

2023 Best Sustainable Menswear Startup

Green Suit

As the co-founder of Commonwealth Proper, Craig von Schroeder thinks men look best in a well-tailored suit. But as the brains behind his new Spring Garden-based Green Suit, he knows the fellas look even better in eco-friendly threads. Enter his Greenflex fabric — made with 35 percent recycled plastic bottles and 65 percent American cotton, all of which is completely traceable. The made-to-order suits are sophisticated-casual, with unstructured fits and utilitarian pockets, and they’re so fresh that the biz landed a collaboration with the United Nations on its sustainability efforts. Read More »

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2022 Best Sustainable Suits

SuitShop

There’s nothing more anxiety-inducing than walking into the average suit store and feeling like you’re standing trial before a court of stuffy, three-piece-wearing macho men. Not here, where the looks are size- and gender-inclusive and, now, sustainable. The eco-stretch fabric is made of nearly 40 percent recycled materials — that’s about 25 plastic bottles in each suit! Book a one-on-one fitting with your choice of stylist (they’re all chill people like yourself) to try one on. Read More »

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