5 Ethical & Sustainable Australian Denim Brands You’ll Wear Forever

Kira Simpson

Probably the hardest working item in your wardrobe, there’s nothing like a well worn, great fitting pair of jeans to make you feel like a million bucks.

But traditionally denim is not sustainable, using on average 1,500 litres of water to produce a single pair of jeans. But as responsible consumers, we can do our part by shopping brands that value ethical manufacturing and sustainably.

So, to point you in the right direction, we’ve rounded up the best Australian denim brands that are making jeans more sustainably, so you can feel good knowing they’re doing good for people and the planet.

Image Outland Denim

Australian ethical denim

Kira Simpson

Kira Simpson is a sustainability advocate, climate optimist and founder, and editor of The Green Hub. Her own sustainable living journey began five years ago when she realised our choices matter. What we eat, where we shop, what we wear, how we live, these choices have the power to shape the kind of world we want to live in. Since launching The Green Hub in 2016 she has grown the blog to become a platform for sustainable fashion and conscious living helping people make lifestyle choices which are kinder to the planet.