The Scrunchie - Made from Recycled Water Bottles
In case you like to tie your hair back when you work out, might we suggest a scrunchie? We make ours from the same recycled fabric as our bras and leggings to minimize scraps and reduce our waste. Wear them to work out, hang out, or maybe around your wrist cuz that’s a cute look.Fit & Size:
If you’re one of those people who likes to tie your hair back when you work out, a scrunchie is obviously the way to go. They’re nice and easy, don’t leave a mark on your wrist, and generally just look great.
- Recycled materials
- Ethical and transparent manufacturing process
- Certifications: Bluesign, SA8000, GRS, Oeko-Tex
- The Scrunchie is made from the same recycled fabric as our bras and leggings to minimize scraps and reduce our waste.
- 1 water bottle diverted from landfills .
- 73 lbs CO2 prevented
- 13 gallons water saved
“A bunch of old water bottles has never looked so good!”
Girlfriend Collective believes in ethical manufacturing and recycled materials. In addition, the brand believes that health and wellness come in many shapes and sizes, and that representation matters. The colorful designed tops and leggings are made to fit all body types.
The brand was founded in 2016 by a couple, Ellie and Quang Dinh. Transparency was their first goal when starting Girlfriend Collective and it is still one of the most important values for them.
Old water bottles and fishing nets are the main raw materials for production. Recycled polyester comes from Taiwan which is nowadays the leader in recycling. Leggings are made from 25 recycled post-consumer water bottles. The Girlfriend Collective processing center is owned by a Taiwanese family and is certified by the Taiwanese government. Factories have an SA8000 certificate which guarantees that employees are paid a fair wage and treated with respect. Girlfriend is actively looking for ways to help the planet and its inhabitants.
- Bluesign - Guarantee of product safety
- SA8000 - Ethical garment manufacturing guarantee
- Oeko-Tex - Safe textiles
GRS - Global Recycling Standard