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  • IKEA to launch African design collection in new collaboration

    By Staff | Living

    IKEA has teamed up with a group of designers, architects, artists and creatives from South Africa, Kenya, Senegal, Egypt, Angola, Ivory Coast and Rwanda to collaborate around modern rituals and the importance they play in the home. The designers are...

  • Material Matter: Eco-Suede

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    Traditional suede fabric is a type of leather that comes from the underside of the animal skin. It is given a napped finish to provide a soft texture making it a desirable material in the fashion industry. An Italian manufacturing company has figured...

  • Is Your Perfume or Cologne Affecting Your Fertility?

    By Kate | Beauty

    There is no easy way to say this: perfume and cologne stinks. It stinks because we spend a fortune (fragrance is a $36.6 billion business) for a small piece of luxury (the gilded bottle bearing the name of a luxury fashion house or celebrity) and the...

  • EcoChic Design Award: OPEN CALL

    By Claire Bates | News

    OPEN CALL: The EcoChic Design Award is a sustainable design competition organized by Hong Kong based, environmental NGO Redress that inspires emerging fashion designers to create a collection using the sustainable design techniques zero-waste desi...

  • Material Matter: Dress Yourself in Orange

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    The following article is courtesy of The Sustainable Angle, a not for profit organization initiating and supporting projects that contribute to minimizing environmental degradation, while helping businesses and individuals make informed decisions whe...

  • Utterly Adorable Clothes by Eco Kids’ Brand

    By Shana Levy McCracken | Kids

    Hearing Angela Chou talk about her sustainable kids clothing company Utterly is a little like watching a TV journalist report live from a hurricane zone. It’s the kind of situation many entrepreneurs experience when they’ve struck upon a great id...