HomeCareAgainst Down Feathers Glitter Fairy August 13, 2015 Care, Causes We Care About Down production abuses bird for their feathers. The cruel industry often plucks geese alive in order to get their down (which are the soft layer of feathers closest to the birds chest). The feathers are used for clothing and comforters, however live plucking causes birds considerable pain, and distress. Many birds are left paralyzed with fear, and are left with gaping wounds some even die as a result of the procedure. Find out ways you can help stop this cruelty here. Down Free Fashion is not only the best way to make sure this birds live happy and healthy lives but its also looks great! Check out this awesome small Brooklyn company that offers some of our favorite fashionable alternatives! Vaute Couture offer clothing with are so warm and they have so many different styles! Follow then on social media or sign up for their mailing list to receive amazing deals and information about presales and sales!