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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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Sustainable Spring Coats for Times of Transition

Sustainable Spring Coats for Times of Transition

Be prepared with something perfectly kick-ass that is both comfortable and warm enough, but still has plenty of style.

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Gudrun Sjödén Goes Green in Her New SoHo Store: Sustainable Swedish Style Now in NYC

Gudrun Sjödén Goes Green in Her New SoHo Store: Sustainable Swedish Style Now in NYC

My colorful clothes in natural fabrics attract colorful women all over the world.  Women of all ages, shapes and sizes!

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The Fashion Duel: Greenpeace Challenges Fashion to Clean Up its Act

The Fashion Duel: Greenpeace Challenges Fashion to Clean Up its Act

The leather industry is leading to deforestation in the Amazon, the textile industry pollutes rivers with hazardous chemicals, and the habitat of Sumatran tigers is […]

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Erin Templeton’s Sleek, Colorful Recycled Leather Bags: Made in Vancouver for Wearing Everywhere

Erin Templeton’s Sleek, Colorful Recycled Leather Bags: Made in Vancouver for Wearing Everywhere

The one Spring accessory that is missing from my closet is a new bag.

by × March 11, 2013 × 1 comment

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Gucci and Livia Firth Team Up for New Gucci “Zero-deforestation” Handbag Collection

Gucci and Livia Firth Team Up for New Gucci “Zero-deforestation” Handbag Collection

As activists set the bar by grading luxury brands on sustainability, it seems Gucci has their finger on the pulse. Yesterday at Paris Fashion Week, the […]

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