Staff's Posts

  • The Giant Lipstick: using art for change

    By Staff | News

    "Did you know that lipstick tubes are not recycled? That’s why I have transformed these tubes into a piece of art containing 5000 lipsticks." - Agne Kisonaite Four tubes of lipstick are sold every second in the world. And they are not recyclable....


  • Finding peace at Lake Saimaa - Finland

    By Staff | Travel

    Just three hours north of Helsinki, the Lake Saimaa region is centred on the small towns of Mikkeli and Savonlinna with plenty of forested countryside in between. At approximately 4,400 square kilometres, Saimaa is the largest lake in Finland and the...


  • Lindsay Lohan gets 'ethical' on Letterman

    By Staff | News

    Lindsay Lohan made a rare appearance on talk show television last night on the David Letterman Show. Without a doubt a PR move by her team, the rare interview showed her vulnerability and her ethical fashion fondness. The Floral Print Stretch Silk Dr...


  • Focus Finland: a week of Finnish Fashion

    By Staff | News

    Finland  boasts the most saunas, the craziest summer activities and the world’s cleanest tap water. It's also a hotbed of stunning design and eclectic fashion. Geography might have something to do with it; the most sparsely populated country in...


  • Changemakers: Joan Shifrin and Catherine Shimony

    By Staff | Changemaker

    Changemaker is our series that highlights some really amazing work that is fueled by a passion and desire to change the world through sustainable efforts.  We caught up with the founders of  Global Goods Partners- a non-profit organization that hel...


  • Stabo - the ethical jacket for stormy weather

    By Staff | Men

    Stabo, based in East England, design and make their own range of clothing and accessories mostly by hand, upcycling and improvising materials along the way. Made in the UK from British waxed cotton, this jacket has been designed and tested by Stab...


  • 'Red Carpet Green Dress' goes gold for Oscar

    By Staff | Women

    The ‘Red Carpet Green Dress’ initiative has collaborated with Greenpeace International at this year’s Oscars to deliver the dress that will be worn by Naomie Harris, the latest Bond Girl, and designed by Michael Badger under the guidance of Dam...


  • Discover Borneo with the WWF

    By Staff | Travel

    Mid-season burn-out? Fashion week break-down? Spring break recharge? Whatever the reason, it's time to dream of tropical waters and the perfect getaway. For your next eco-vacation, why not travel with the World Wildlife Foundation (WWF)? Traveling wi...


  • Changemaker: Beth Doane

    By Staff | Changemaker

    Changemaker is our new series that highlights some really amazing work that is fueled by a passion and desire to change the world through sustainable efforts.  We caught up with Beth Doane, founder (RainTees), author "From the Jungle: Stories and Or...


  • Urban cycling gets sustainable boost in new collection

    By Staff | Men

    The collaboration may surprise you, but H&M’s new capsule men’s collection for Brick Lane Bikes is about to put some function with form, in bringing style to  modern urban cycling. Designed by H&M and tested by Brick Lane Bikes, each pie...