It is time for celebrations! Weecos Ltd was established on the 28th of June in 2012, so the company is now 5 years old! Weecos – Sustainable Marketplace service was launched in Midsummer 2013 and it is now 4 years old. Last year has been truly the best one so far. We have grown in many […]
Month: June 2017
Episode 9: Where from the post-consumer waste comes?
What is post-consumer waste and where from it comes? In the ninth episode of Hardcore Fashion, Paula Malleus heads to Turku to get more materials. Although this journey goes well, it’s not always as easy to get leftover materials. See what are the reasons for collaborations to fall with recycling organisations, who collects the leftover second-hand materials […]
Cool, Ethical and Sustainable Clothing for Kids – We LOVE Them!
Can’t find swimsuits, clothing, a comfortable blanket or a softie to hug for your kid? No worries, Weecos is here to make shopping for ethical children’s clothing one less thing to worry about. We’ve gathered some of our favourite ethical children’s clothing brands, and these are not only conscious choices but also COOL choices for your […]
Weecos x Helsinki Pride Working for Human Rights and the Equal World
We in Weecos believe that every human being is equal and valuable regardless of their sexual orientation or gender expression. We don’t want people to be labelled, discriminated or loathed because of who they choose to love. In addition, we want to back up a community, which inspires, educates and celebrates our diverse society. And […]
Episode 8: Ready for Helsinki Fashion Week?
It’s been busy with a big customer order but finally, it’s ready and Paula Malleus is ready to continue with the Revolt collection. There’s only a month left to the runway show in Helsinki Fashion Week 2017 and Paula ponders what has happened since April. See on eight episode of Hardcore Fashion! *** One of the […]
Reet Aus Finds Solutions For The Fashion Industry’s Problems
At the moment the clothing industry is based on fast and cheap production, and quantity runs over quality. This is completely unsustainable and the reason why Reet Aus, an Estonian fashion designer and PhD, wants to change the mass production system from inside out. In addition to upcycling and certifications, Reet sees taxes and conscious […]
Episode 7: Outfits to Helsinki Fashion Week 2017
It’s time to pick up the pieces that go to Helsinki Fashion Week 2017! Paula Malleus gets some help from Outi Pyy. Is it a tough decision? See on episode seven of Hardcore Fashion! *** One of the key elements in Weecos is that we can share the stories behind products and show you who are behind […]
Ready to Stand out with the Luxurious Nude Accessories?
The possibilities of nude are endless. The various shades of beige never fail you and look clean, fresh and quite luxurious, don’t you think? We gathered our favourite nude accessories that stand out beautifully from the crowd and can be worn with everything! And not only are these masterpieces of timeless style but also hold a fascinating […]
Sustainable Menswear – Driving Change Forward
Ever heard the argument that ecological or responsible fashion could not be considered good-looking, fashionable or sexy, even? Weecos has a wide range of sustainable men’s clothing brands, which prove that this claim could not be further from the truth. Great cases in point are, for example, Weecos menswear brands Formal Friday, Vaella, FRENN and […]
Episode 6: A Short Holiday with Weecos
Already the sixth episode of Hardcore Fashion is out! It’s time to take a short break and what could be better than taking it with Weecos and other entrepreneurs? Last week Paula Malleus attended the Weecos Spring Break and taught vlogging to other Weecos brands. See what they did! And psst, also our Weecos team can be […]
Weecos Spring Break – Energy from the Community
Co-operation is the best! Last week we organised a little get-a-way to the awesome people in Weecos. We visited the beautiful landscapes of Antaverkka mansion, located in Ylöjärvi, and in addition to some education on vlogging, photographing and digital marketing, we had real leisure time – a rare thing for an entrepreneur, right? I guess […]
Reet Aus Has Taken Upcycling To The Next Level
Designer Reet Aus is dedicated to slow fashion. Not only has Reet made her collections out of post-industrial leftovers for years now, but also developed the first upcycling certification in the textile industry, which enables the circulation of leftover materials back to production inside the same factory. But how did that happen? In 1995, when Reet […]