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Maheya by Free People: Natural Dyes for Dresses, Caftans

Maheya by Free People: Natural Dyes for Dresses, Caftans

Launched on Earth Day, Maheya (meaning ‘of the earth’), is colored with marigold flowers, rhubarb, lilac, natural indigo, pomegranate skin, and annatto seeds.

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Eileen Fisher at the Green Festival: Eco Fashion, Beauty and Social Responsibility

Eileen Fisher at the Green Festival: Eco Fashion, Beauty and Social Responsibility

Leaders in the industry modeled their own styled looks from the Eileen Fisher Collection.

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Eco-Chick’s Sustainable Spring Fashion Party: Photos, Beauty, Love

Eco-Chick’s Sustainable Spring Fashion Party: Photos, Beauty, Love

It was all about local, local, local at the first ever Eco-Chick Sustainable Spring Fashion Party at Green Spaces in Tribeca.

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BeGood Clothing’s Bright Colors for a Sustainable Spring

BeGood Clothing’s Bright Colors for a Sustainable Spring

BeGood Clothing is a socially responsible and eco-friendly clothing store located online and on Union Street in San Francisco. The store is giving a new […]

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Emma Grady’s Vintage Style for Spring: Found Accessories from Brooklyn to Maine

Emma Grady’s Vintage Style for Spring: Found Accessories from Brooklyn to Maine

Emma Grady, founder of PastFashionFuture.com, is one of those women with an incredible eye, able to spot the perfect accessory from 50 paces off (see […]

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H&M’s Conscious Collection: More Than Just Talk? A Conversation on Fast Fashion and Sustainability

H&M’s Conscious Collection: More Than Just Talk? A Conversation on Fast Fashion and Sustainability

“Our challenge is making the right thing the easy thing.”

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Billionaire CEOs and Slave Labor? The Real Price of Cheap Fashion

Billionaire CEOs and Slave Labor? The Real Price of Cheap Fashion

So goes the fast fashion cycle, where human rights abuses and environmental degradation are considered necessary so we can get our disposable, soon-out-of-fashion garments at rock-bottom prices.

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Cork Accessories: Renewable, Waterproof, Biodegradable and Chic

Cork Accessories: Renewable, Waterproof, Biodegradable and Chic

Cork Design’s Le Pouch bag. After spotting a gorgeous cork handbag at Brooklyn Flea (which was just a one-off by a handbag designer there), I […]

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Eco-Chick’s Sustainable Spring Eco Fashion Party

Eco-Chick’s Sustainable Spring Eco Fashion Party

Because it’s spring! And we wanted to get a head-start on celebrating Earth Day.

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Is Tencel (aka Lyocell) A Sustainable Fabric? The Textile Test Series Investigates

Is Tencel (aka Lyocell) A Sustainable Fabric? The Textile Test Series Investigates

Soft, renewable, biodegradable and wrinkle-resistant, lyocell, or Tencel©, is considered an eco-textile with big advantages.

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