The Tonje Plur signature reflective tape lines this dress. It is composed of two different upcycled materials, coloured in two different orange tones. You will choose your own colour when ordering.
100% Upcycled and coloured material, sourced from Fretex Oslo. Tonje use, curtains, table cloth and other sturdy materials in cotton/linen/hemp etc
Choose your own colour. Contact us if you want to know which available upcycled materials we’ve got in stock, or find your own upcycled quality material in a second hand store. We will follow up after ordering to make sure you get the fabric and colouring that you prefer.
NOTE! This product is Made To Order, which means that it is produced for YOU and only after confirmed order. It will take Tonje around a month to make your product so remember to add this to the shipping time.
Excellent working conditions
Tonje Plur makes your product in her own studio in Oslo. It is made by hand and touched by the designer from start to finish, and each one is unique.
Up cycled fabric as raw material
This product is made of 100% Up Cycled material, collected at Fretex Norway. Fretex is a Second-Hand chain and a social enterprise established by the Norwegian Salvation Army. They are the main recipient of used materials from Oslo’s inhabitants, and this product is made out of one of these discarded materials. and elevated into a new high quality product.
up-cycling happens in accordance with the resource-pyramid, which implies that if a fabric can be used in its original form or currant state when delivered to Fretex, it should continue its life in that state. When it is not possible to sell in currant state, if it is destroyed e.g., Fretex are open for upcycling these fabrics into new ones. prolongs the lifes of all these fabrics that would otherwise be distroyed.
This product does not contain any animal material or byproduct from animals.
Low Transport Footprint
This product has a low Transport Footprint, as the journey it takes from us to your door is shipped with DHL, which is working to achieve zero emissions by 2050.
Low Carbon Footprint
This product, in a unique way, takes advantage of local resources. The available selection of sustainable raw material is not good in Norway, and usually designers need to get them either developed from scratch or imported. This project uses something already considered to be waste, and gives it high value. By collecting them locally, we save a lot of travel miles and energy in the process. local resources in use, like we do here, and make them into beautiful products elevate them and lift them into a luxury setting.
Made to Order
This product is initially made on demand. We’ve produced a few and will continue to produce some products here and there. But we love when you are able to choose from the fabrics we have available, and get a product made for you personally.
This product reduces waste and elevates the value of things that where to be thrown away, and of course by giving value to something considered to be waste.
Each product is crafted and made by hand. It is meant to last in your wardrobe for a long time, and be loved and cherished.
Supporting Traditional Skills
Tonje works primarily with communication through textile techniques that spring from a thematic backdrop. She works conceptually with clothes and textiles with an emphasis on craftsmanship, surfaces and technique. This way of elevating the textile artist, shows a higher value around what we wear, and it supports a way of making and creating that is about to be lost in this high pace fashion world.
Got questions about size, colour or fit? Ask us here!
Gentle wash Machine program with mild detergent
This product is shipped from Norway
FREE WORLDWIDE SHIPPING
For Norway: go shop at our Norwegian site
Rest of the world: taxes and duties may apply upon arrival (find out more here)
3 – 7 business days with DHL Express (+ production time)
Rest of the world
7 – 10 business days with DHL Express (+ production time)
14 days open return from the day you receive your order. Returns must be sent and payed for by customer.
Want to return a product? Mail us here and use your ordering number, and we will follow up.
Customized items are not returnable, but order can always be cancelled up until the point where the designer starts the production process, and getting a high degree of fit and satisfaction will be crucial to JF Curated.