03/16 Mid-Waist Pants
03/16 – a canvas structured, smooth fabric made from 100% Tencel™ Lyocell. The shape is unisex: a mid-waist, front pockets and an elastic backline; those pants are made for everyone who likes wider fits.
Jada is 183 cm, a German size 34 and wears our size XS/S as a low waist option.
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ABOUT THE FABRIC
100% Tencel™ Lyocell. Certified according to STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® and made in Turkey. The TENCEL™ Lyocell fibers are sourced from Lenzing AG in Austria and spun in-house. According to the manufacturer, the manufacturing unit operates on wind power, and the company is founding partner in one of the largest cooperative wastewater treatment plants in Turkey, so all wastewater discharged after dyeing & finishing is treated to remove any potentially environmentally harmful contaminants.
WHO MADE THESE PANTS
These pants are designed in Munich by our mastermind and fantastic tailor Sabine Dicklberger. It is produced by our manufacturing partner Schneiderei Winkler in Germany.
WHAT IS SO GOOD ABOUT THESE PANTS
The Material. Organic Cotton is a little hero. The production does not require chemical fertilizers, pesticides, or defoliants, and the social impact improves the well-being of the farmers. Head over to our CONSCIOUS FASHION GUIDE for more information on Organic Cotton.
LET'S SPEAK ABOUT THE PRICE
Transparency is essential to us, and therefore we are quite clear about the costs of each item. From designing the samples with our master tailor to pattern making, the cost of the fabric as well as the cost of the hardware (e.g. button, linings, threads), the manufacturing costs to marketing costs (including the photographer, model, location, hair, and make-up artist, travel expenses and advertising costs for working with influencers and other advertisers). We enlisted all incurred costs involved during the process from our idea to the final product. In case you have any questions, please feel free to contact us; we're happy to get in touch with you if there is a need for further clarification.
DIRECT COSTS PER ITEM
20.50 € Fabric
3.00 € Hardware
64.00 € Manufacturing at Schneiderei Winkler
Prototype (Pants): 8.0 hours (average hourly rate German master tailor: 50.00 €)
Pattern-making (Pants): 2.0 hours (average hourly rate German master tailor: 50.00 €)
Marketing biannually: approx. 8.000 € - 10.000 € to help hello’ben being visible.
Do the maths, and you’ll figure that we did not create the brand to line our pockets, we share a mission and hope to extend our hello’ben family.