Eviana Hartman, the designer behind Brooklyn-based eco-fashion label Bodkin

Did you ever set out with the goal of making your wardrobe more eco-friendly only to be severely discouraged when you scoped out the triple-figure pricetags? As a poor writer, I too, have found myself feeling that way, but then I realized that there is a really good reason that eco-fashion is more expensive. As a special treat, Bodkin designer Eviana Hartman tells us, in her own words, what makes sustainable clothing a bit more pricey and why it is actually worth every penny.