FAST FASHION 2022

Fast Fashion

Fast fashion is emerging at a very rapid pace. In fact, fast fashion is the fastest form of fashion that has taken lion’s share in the world of fashion. However, there has been lots of debate on its sustainability due to a number of reasons. In this blog, we are going to discuss all the key points about fast fashion in detail. Additionally, we’ll also discuss its sustainability and impacts on the environment. However, do keep in mind that at the moment, fast fashion is the talk of the town due to environmental pollution issues. So, let’s now cut down our intro and start reading about this very important topic which is in trends at the moment.

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What is Fast Fashion?

The term fast fashion has a very broad meaning and understanding. It stands for ready-made fashion clothing and other fashion-related accessories. Similarly, fast fashion is fashion apparel and accessories designs including shoes, jewelry, and cosmetics that move quickly from the catwalk to stores to take advantage of trends. However, fast fashion collections must be based on particular styles that are either presented at fashion week runway shows or worn by international celebrities.

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Why Fast Fashion is so attractive?

Of course, one of the common reasons behind fast fashion’s attraction is its affordability and easy availability. Additionally, it is economical and highly beneficial for consumers (general masses). Whereas, it is easily available in different parts of the world simultaneously. Sometimes there are some variations and even modifications due to different fashion brands. Similarly, fast fashion is so famous among men women, children, teenagers, and senior citizens.

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How Fast Fashion Affects Badly the Environment?

Keep in mind that fast fashion causes one-tenth (1/10) emission of carbon dioxide in the world. Similarly, the fast fashion industry is the second-largest source of environmental pollution in the globe. This is why fast fashion is heavily damaging the earth’s environment. On the other hand, fast fashion accessories production needs a considerable amount of energy and resources. While FF mostly relies on highly chemical fabric dyes and other chemicals that contaminate freshwater and damage the environment.

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Can Fast Fashion Survive Keeping in View the Environmental Pollution?

Truly speaking, at the moment no one has the exact answer to this question. On the one hand, fast fashion is so famous and attractive in the world. On the other hand, it has a highly negative impact on the environment and human health. Hence, nobody can predict the future of fast fashion. Additionally, due to the massive production and dumping of clothing, oceanic water, soil, and air get polluted. Therefore, we can predict that fast fashion may not survive in the future due to its environmental hazards.

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Which are Fast Fashion Brands?

From Nike to ZARA and H.M, there are so many local, national, and international brands that deal in fast fashion. Similarly, in the third world and less developed countries brand companies prefer economic and cheap labor. This is why child labor crime is quite common there. Similarly, most companies prefer young women who work on low wages and are at risk of their health. Whereas, in different textile factories there are hardly any health precautions taken for labor. Although, UNO is constantly urging for poor labor health but in vain.

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Who Are the Beneficiaries of Fast Fashion?

Obviously, all the fast fashion brands are one of the biggest beneficiaries. However, consumers, customers, and masses also take great benefit of it because FF is cheap, economic, and easily accessible. Similarly, it creates job opportunities for unemployed workers, particularly women. Additionally, farmers who grow cotton also take great benefit from it. In fact, FF has greatly increased cotton demand thus causing an increase in cotton production and price.

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What Are the Alternatives Against Fast Fashion?

There are different alternatives against fast fashion. These alternatives include the use of old clothes, resale of second-hand clothes, and exchange or renting branded clothes instead of buying new clothes on a frequent basis. Additionally, avoid extra and unnecessary clothing and other fashion-related accessories. This will also prove a significant alternative against fast fashion.

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On the closing note, we need to think seriously about fast fashion and environmental hazards. At least, we need to find some viable solutions to save the environment if we don’t want to close fast fashion due to its considerable benefits and positive impacts. Keep visiting Our Fashion Passion forum for further interesting and informative reading experiences.

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