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Budget Conscious Bride? Gorgeous Used Wedding Dresses Available Online

Budget Conscious Bride? Gorgeous Used Wedding Dresses Available Online

One way to cut back on splurging for the big day begins with your bridal gown.

by × May 15, 2013 × 1 comment

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Neodandi House of Couture NYFW F/W 2013 Show: Upcycled Transformations

Neodandi House of Couture NYFW F/W 2013 Show: Upcycled Transformations

De Osu stands for a fashion movement back to celebrating each of us as an individual: “Today everything is mass-produced. I Don’t want to dress someone like you, I want to dress you!”

by × February 13, 2013 × 1 comment

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Momo Wang’s Third Hand Upcycled Collection: Inspired by Derrida

Momo Wang’s Third Hand Upcycled Collection: Inspired by Derrida

Momo Wang’s brilliantly colorful example of what can be achieved with reusing found materials in fashion.

by × January 29, 2013 × 0 comments

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A Love for (Upcycled) Clocks: Artist Shannon Ruby Finds Time for Making

A Love for (Upcycled) Clocks: Artist Shannon Ruby Finds Time for Making

“My very helpful husband brought me several slices of oak one day. After playing with them, I decided that a clock was a must! I […]

by × November 6, 2012 × 1 comment

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Get in on the Giant Necklace Trend with Gatt von Paperhill Upcycled Paper Jewelry

Get in on the Giant Necklace Trend with Gatt von Paperhill Upcycled Paper Jewelry

If you’ve been intrigued/terrified by the plethora of superchunky necklaces around the necks of magazine models the last season or so, I’m here to let […]

by × August 14, 2012 × 0 comments

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Who Made YOUR Pants? (Or, Shall We Say, Undies?)

Who Made YOUR Pants? (Or, Shall We Say, Undies?)

Victoria’s Secret drove me nuts even before they were accused of their most recent child-labor scandal. With high prices for low quality, their kinda-cheesy designs […]

by × January 17, 2012 × 2 comments

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XOXO for MapleXO Recycled Skateboard Jewelry

XOXO for MapleXO Recycled Skateboard Jewelry

Lindsay Holmes began her Portland-based jewelry company MapleXO back in 2005 inspired by her passion for skateboarding. She has since then been crafting vibrant jewelry […]

by × March 9, 2011 × 2 comments

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How I Wear Eco Fashion: Kristen Nedopak, Hollywood Actress and Geek Host

How I Wear Eco Fashion: Kristen Nedopak, Hollywood Actress and Geek Host

Kristen Nedopak is a force to be reckoned with. An actress with a serious comedic bent, she’s host of Think Hero TV and a weekly […]

by × February 28, 2011 × 4 comments

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WASTE Bags: Junk Transformed into Fab Bag For Any Occasion

WASTE Bags: Junk Transformed into Fab Bag For Any Occasion

Envision a typical day for yourself. The hustle and bustle likely has you switching gears and bags at light-speed. Whether you’re hitting the gym, taking […]

by × December 3, 2010 × 4 comments

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New York Fashion Week Greenshows: Gary Harvey's Literal Take on Recycled Fashion

New York Fashion Week Greenshows: Gary Harvey's Literal Take on Recycled Fashion

Dress created from Weleda boxes. Image by Brian Clark Howard. Gary Harvey’s show kicked off the Greenshows last week, and his extremely creative use of […]

by × February 21, 2010 × 1 comment