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The ‘Organic baby clothes’ Category...

What is the difference between GOTS and OE?

09/10/2012

When finding out about and dealing with organic certifications, there are a few standards that can be quite confusing.  Here’s an explanation on the difference between GOTS and the OE standard to make things clearer.  Taken from the GOTS official website www.global-standard.org: What is the difference between GOTS and OE (Organic Exchange) 100 / Blended Standards and of the related certification systems? While GOTS is a comprehensive standard for a ‘full product claim’ that is setting detailed environmental and social criteria throughout the entire textile supply chain for textiles using

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Bornsage in My Child Magazine

07/09/2012

The lovely ladies at MyChild have featured us in their current issue – thanks Danielle & Lise!

What is the Organic cotton they use in couples pajamas?

30/05/2012

Organic cotton is grown using methods and materials that have a low impact on the environment. Organic production systems replenish and maintain soil fertility, reduce the use of toxic and persistent pesticides and fertilizers, and build biologically diverse agriculture. Third-party certification organizations verify that organic producers use only methods and materials allowed in organic production in many fashion trends like the new pieces from the matching gear company. Organic cotton prevents the leaching of cultivable land and allows the continous existence of permanently fertile soils and a nurture ground for

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Why should we consider Organic Cotton clothing?

15/05/2012

BORNSAGE collections are inspired by east-west fusion design with an emphasis on simplicity, durability, practicality and above all comfort for your baby. All garments adhere to the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) to ensure their organic status, from the harvesting of raw materials through to environmentally and socially responsible manufacturing. Our company uses a software like the ones at https://www.fortinet.com/solutions/industries/manufacturing to integrate all elements of security to protect our plants, workers and community. This means you can be sure that whatever BORNSAGE produces, it’s not only organic but it’s made with

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Organic Cotton Fact#3

14/05/2012

Fact #3: The wide variety of chemicals used in the growing and processing of conventional cotton – some 82 of them – only serve to weaken the structure of the fibre and eventual fabric. Organic cotton is more durable.

Organic Cotton Fact#2

10/05/2012

Fact #2: Did you know that cotton is the world’s most sprayed crop.  According to The Independent 25th Feb 2003:
 ‘Conventional cotton uses 24% of all insecticides and 11% of all pesticides used in the world each year.’  This subsequently poisons the soil and pollutes waterways.  

BORNSAGE on i love pretty things

05/05/2012

Thanks to Kelly Exeter for featuring us on her lovely blog which always has wonderful snippets of beautiful things….from furnishings to flowers. We love your work Kelly! Go to http://www.iloveprettythings.com.au/

Is Green the new Black?

19/03/2012

Below is part of an article from Australia’s wellbeing.com.au discussing why organic fabrics are becoming more popular…  Check out the full article here:  http://www.wellbeing.com.au/article/Greenliving/Features/Is-green-the-new-black_926#.T2bfDLG2qTs.email Friendly fibres Organic cotton Throughout its entire lifecycle, from planting to processing, organic cotton clothing incorporates environmentally sound processes. Organic cotton is non-genetically modified. It’s certified to be grown without the use of any pesticides or herbicides, so it’s meeting consumers’ demands for a clean, green product. Organic cotton was one of the first types of new “green” clothing. However, it does not offer as high

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New look & shop!

13/03/2012

Our new website look is now live!  We are also very proud to announce our new web shop.  All garments are deliverable to Australia and the UAE…now you can shop online for your favourite BORNSAGE styles direct from us!

My Little Panda

30/06/2011

Check out our newest retailer in Russia. www.mylittlepanda.ru  

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