Fashion

  • NOORISM: Old Denim as Sustainable Luxury

    By Kate | Women

    I am designing for the independent, strong woman who cares about the environment, loves denim, loves vintage, but wants high quality pieces that are special and will last a long time in her closet. -Noor Zakka That designer Noor Zakka graduated from...


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  • Whole Foods' Limited Edition Beauty Bags - on sale today

    By Staff | Beauty

    Whole Foods Market has declared this week Beauty Week and is offering special discounts on facial care and cosmetics. From March 22 to 28, all facial care and cosmetics will be 25 percent off. In addition, on Friday, March 24, stores will offer limit...


  • Chance to Own World's First Bioengineered Spider Silk Tie

    By Staff | Men

    Bioengineered spider silk might not sound very fashionable, but the resulting products are. If you've been following our Material Matters series, you know that innovations in textiles are having their moment. This week, tech and fashion colli...


  • 3 Reasons Why Craftsmanship in Fashion is a Good Thing for Women

    Presented by Nest

    As we celebrate International Women's Day, it's the ideal time to reflect on the role of craft in the lives of woman around the world. Next time you contemplate a purchase from a artisan or creative community, consider: Craftsmanship connects us...


  • Mara Hoffman: Where Fashion Meets Feminism

    By Kate | Women

    With International Women's Day right around the corner, it's the perfect time to highlight the work of New York designer, #sheboss and women's empowerment supporter, Mara Hoffman. Growing up in a woman-dominated household (Hoffman has nine close fema...


  • Material Matter: The Functionality of Cork

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    Cork is a natural material that gets most of its usage in wine bottles. A European company has found a way to integrate this material's functional properties into their high quality fabrics. Schoeller is a textile and technology company, based in...


  • Material Matter: Community Supported Cloth

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    Transparency is a hot topic within the fashion industry, consumers are understanding the importance of knowing where their clothes actually come from. Now there is a new option for artisans to get non-toxic, regionally grown and woven textiles thr...