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ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- Chrissy Fogerty wants to turn the clothing industry cruelty-free and ethical.

That is the reason behind Fauxgerty clothing, a vegan-friendly leather clothing line. The mission statement for Fauxgerty stresses an importance on cruelty-free threads with an emphasis in recycled elements and local, ethical production.

Fauxgerty was founded in 2014 by Fogerty. The brand is a vegan leather outerwear brand emphasizing intricate characteristics and hand-crafted processes, textural treatments and symbolism.