I have three pieces in my closet from Edun, the made-in-Africa ethical fashion line from Ali Hewson and Bono. And I wear them as often as I can without being ridiculous about it. Well-made, unusual, but still totally wearable, Edun’s stuff lasts forever.
The brand partners with Nairobi “Crochet Sisters” to create lace detail on their clothes, and works with farmers in Uganda via the Conservation Cotton Initiative to grow more organic cotton in Africa.
Check out the fab “Birds of Prey” video for the Fall/Winter 2012 collection. Who doesn’t love owls??