True CostTRUE COST DOCUMENTARY
This documentary changed my life. It woke me up to the detrimental impacts fast fashion has on our world. If you have some time to spare, it is well worth the watch.
Fibershed has an extensive textile/fashion directory where you can source and support local suppliers, artisans and manufacturers. Their home base is in Marin, California but they have community centers all over the world.
SF MadeSF MADE RESOURCES
Support SF manufacturing and made in SF products/businesses. They offer informative workshops and provide mentorship for local made products.
ScrapSCRAP - SAN FRANCISCO
San Francisco residents! This is creative re-use heaven for you. Scrap is a hidden gem that has what you need for your next project. Have fun!
Urban OreURBAN ORE - EAST BAY
East Bay residents! Urban Ore is a warehouse full of second hand finds. Whatever you need - they probably have it.