Heavenly Ground Forest Fiber Shorts

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$ 64.00 USD

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This color was churned with my loving hands to create a rich, earthy, marbled chocolate and eggplant hue. Then, gold ink was inspired by the heavens. The combination of earth and sky, to me, is what this dark time of year calls for. A return to basic root chakra grounding, while always dreaming of the bright celestial heavens above. *Please note- this color was created in two batches and varies from a warm chocolate to a cooler eggplant brown. Whichever one you receive is meant to be <3

Shorts made from trees are beautiful things! Our forest pieces are crafted from eucalyptus, beech, acacia, spruce, maple, and birch tree wood pulp so you don't have to worry about exercising and sweating in something synthetic and chemical-ridden. Don't worry though, forest fiber feels like silk and doesn't at all resemble tree bark ;)  

Q - Why is it so expensive?

A - Clothes can only be made cheaply if people and/or the planet are being exploited. In 2022, the reality is we are extracting limited resources from the planet to make limitless things. The more plastic clothing made in slave like conditions overseas we support with our hard earned dollars, the more we tell brands that YES, we are down with limitless consumption. When we pay workers a living wage and consider that the planet cannot survive at the pace we are overproducing, clothing can't be inexpensive. We need so much less than we're told we need, therefore do not need to buy dozens of $6 items. It's always better to save up for ethical pieces. (This message is to those with some disposable income, not to those living in poverty.)

We pay a premium for high quality fabrics and labor. While an average top may cost $2.50 for Shein to make, we pay anywhere from $30-$50. That means on a $78 dollar top, profit may be $30-40, which must cover operating expenses (website fees, shipping, advertising, freight charges), taxes, and payroll to our fairly paid employees. Our end of the day profit is closer to $3-6. If we did this for the money, we'd be in the wrong industry. We do this to make an amazing heirloom piece you'll treasure for years.


Q - When are sold out items restocked?

A - We don't make the same thing twice, and this is why: our creations are art! An artist would not repaint the same piece over and over. And for you, our beloved customer, this means your piece is very unique and bespoke. No one else will have it. This is how we used to make clothes long ago-- items just for you that are meant for you and not mass produced to maximize profits.

Q - Where is it made and who makes it?

A - We only work with small family owned shops employing 8-10 people paying well above minimum wage in Los Angeles, CA.


Q - Is it sustainable and organic?

A - Anyone who claims true sustainability while producing a product is greenwashing, intentional or not. We are responsible. To be truly sustainable we should all be wearing undyed, unisex, 100% recycled fabric scraps, government issued uniforms for 5-10 years at a time. While we are not that, we are much, much better than most of the alternatives out there. Our fabric is 99% closed loop, low plastic, made with fair wages, GOTS certified dyed, water based inked, made in the USA, and we donate money to a new charity every month. We will never stop seeking more ways to be make a cleaner and more beautiful piece of clothing!

 
 
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This color was churned with my loving hands to create a rich, earthy, marbled chocolate and eggplant hue. Then, gold ink was inspired by the heavens. The combination of earth and sky, to me, is what this dark time of year calls for. A return to basic root chakra grounding, while always dreaming of the bright celestial heavens above. *Please note- this color was created in two batches and varies from a warm chocolate to a cooler eggplant brown. Whichever one you receive is meant to be <3

Shorts made from trees are beautiful things! Our forest pieces are crafted from eucalyptus, beech, acacia, spruce, maple, and birch tree wood pulp so you don't have to worry about exercising and sweating in something synthetic and chemical-ridden. Don't worry though, forest fiber feels like silk and doesn't at all resemble tree bark ;)  

Q - Why is it so expensive?

A - Things can only be made cheaply when either someone is underpaid or it's completely automated. Unfortunately, machines haven't taken over all labor yet. So in the meantime we pay a premium for high quality fabrics and labor. While an average top may cost $5 for Forever 21 to make, we pay anywhere from $30-$50. That means on a $68 dollar top, profit may be $30-40 which then must cover operating expenses (website fees, shipping containers, freight charges), taxes, and payroll. Our end of the day profit is closer to $3-6. If we did this for the money, we'd be in the wrong industry. We do this to make an amazing garment you'll love for years.


Q - When are sold out items restocked?

A - Never. Nothing gold can stay. Each piece is specially designed for the vibe and spirit of the season. Once it's gone, it's gone!

Q - Where is it made and who makes it?

A - We only work with small family owned shops employing 8-10 people paying well above minimum wage in Los Angeles, CA.


Q - Is it sustainable and organic?

A - Anyone who claims sustainability while producing a product is greenwashing, intentional or not. We are responsible. To be truly sustainable we should all be wearing undyed, unisex, 100% recycled fabric scraps, government issued uniforms for 5-10 years at a time. While we are not that, we are much, much better than most of the alternatives out there. Our fabric is 99% closed loop, low plastic, made with fair wages, GOTS certified dyed, water based inked, and we donate money to a new charity every month. We will never stop seeking more ways to be make a cleaner and more beautiful piece of clothing!

 
 

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03/27/2021

My favorite clothing

I love these pieces so much, and I cherish every one of them. I have been coming back into practice lately and especially in my ytt program. There is a very real and solid vibration I align with when I wear my Purusha pieces. Thank you for these creations, I’m always going to shop with you. If I may suggest for the future, perhaps a high intensity top, for the power flows and Hiit days ^_^ ✨�

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Bethany L.
United States United States
11/26/2020

Heavenly shorts!

Yin! Such a blissful feeling fabric for my practice

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Alyssa R.
United States United States
11/23/2020

Love this color

I love these shorts, great for lounging around the house and practicing yoga. Size medium fits me perfectly. I am 5’4” and 145 pounds

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Charlotte s.
United States United States