Designed in Germany – Made in India
With a responsible & skilful approach to make menswear, COCCCON is exhibiting its first menswear collection fair & gentle at Greenshowroom @ Berlin fashion week, January 2014.
The harmony with nature and the respect for the life cycle of silkworms, while modernising it for today’s man, the Fall-Winter 2014-15 collection consists of a exclusive range of Organic Silk shirts, jackets, scarves, bows and neckties.
COCCCON, creativity can care, creates an economic perspective for artisans by adapting traditional handloom & hand-tailoring to contemporary demands.
fair & gentle by COCCCON is manufactured under socio-ecological and ethical standards.They are.
We use organic & non-violent silk, wild & natural silk (no leather, fur, feather, bone, ivory or any other parts of animals). Some scarves are made from natural unbleached wool or silk-wool.
Textiles are produced under WTO, WFTO, GOTS or FAIRTRADE guidelines (i.e. without the use of forced labour, slave labour or child labour).
Dyeing & coloring of the textile or yarn is done with herbal dyes or in some cases with GOTS certified zero or minimum impact chemicals.
Bleaching is done by exposing the yarns or textiles to direct sunlight.
In some cases zero or low impact bleaching medium is used.
Printing is done either with herbal pigments or zero impact GOTS certified chemical pigments. Fixing of the printing is done only with steaming.
Production of Garments
Stitching and finishing of the garments is done in following the guidelines of WTO, WFTO, GOTS or FAIRTRADE which are:
working hour: maximum of 10 hours per day and 6 days per week
safe and certified Factory building and premise
clean, hygienic and safe working environments
extra care for female staff
health and accidental Insurance
medical and maternity leave
right to found or to become a member of a trade union
labels are woven out of recycled polyamide yarns or just printed on upcycled or reclaimed labels
lining for jackets are made either of upcycled old sarees or in some case recycled PET fabric
* tags and packaging are made of 100% recycled paper