Fashion Friday – Gstar Raw Opens Its Doors In Durban

Fashion Friday – GStar -Raw New Store In Gateway The trendy and high demand international fashion brand GStar Raw opened it’s first stand alone store at the Gateway Theatre Of Shopping yesterday. The brand, which launched overseas in 1986 strives not only to give customers a high quality, street – edged denim look, but is […]

Fashion Friday – GStar -Raw New Store In Gateway

The trendy and high demand international fashion brand GStar Raw opened it’s first stand alone store at the Gateway Theatre Of Shopping yesterday. The brand, which launched overseas in 1986 strives not only to give customers a high quality, street – edged denim look, but is doing it’s bit to save our oceans as well.

Raw For The Ocean Famous Jacket
Raw For The Ocean Famous Jacket

GStar – Raw, a constantly evolving brand has released its latest collection Raw For The Oceans, which is a collaboration with superstar Pharrell Williams, who is a curator and and co-designer of the range. This unique collection consists mainly of denims and clothing made form Bionic Yarn.

Bionic Yarn
Bionic Yarn

This amazing yarn is, which Durbanites should get behind as it is preserving our beautiful sea, is made from recycled ocean plastic. With more than 700 million tonnes of ocean plastic polluting our waters, the fabric used in Raw For The Oceans is spun with 40% recycled plastic. Adding the the uniqueness of the fabric is Pharrell’s creative input.

This world first in fashion and denim is now easily available in Durban, allowing us to get on par with the international fashion world’s support of saving the environment and shopping with a conscious.

Gstar Raw and Bionic Yarn
Gstar Raw and Bionic Yarn

The Need To Shop With A Conscious

Around the world we are seeing more and more international fashion houses lending their support towards creating awareness of our environment and how to preserve it. Gstar – Raw however,  is the first major brand to have taken such a huge progressive step in this by releasing an entire range across the globe, made from recycled materials.

Pharrell Williams with Raw For The Oceans
Pharrell Williams with Raw For The Oceans

So Durban, lets look fashionable, whilst saving the earth. The GStar – Raw store can be found at shop number F092 at Gateway.

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