Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) are disproportionately targeted and effected by the destruction of our environment, global climate change, and unethical working practices.
As a result of Environmental Racism, our communities tend to be concentrated in areas experiencing greater environmental harms and more susceptible to natural disasters exacerbated by climate change.
Additionally, the impacts of racism and colonialism have left many communities of color exploited for little to no pay to fuel the fast fashion machine.
At De Essentia, we are on a mission to the leave the world better than we found it. De Essentia not only serves as a visual representation of the magnificence our community has and can achieve, it is also a mechanism for us to blossom even further. This belief lies at the core of every decision we make, from our designer partnerships to our packaging and everywhere in between.
Below we've outlined our approach to responsible luxury, how we've risen to the challenge thus far and our goals moving forward to continue to grow into our calling.