Staff's Posts

  • Ethical Fashion Forum SOURCE Expo

    By Staff | Events

    31st October- 1st November 2012 ONLINE Now in its 4th year, the SOURCE Expo is the only fashion industry trade show dedicated to ethical sourcing. Every year, the SOURCE Expo brings together hundreds of fashion professionals from across the...


  • Toxic Tanneries: Human Rights Watch report

    By Staff | News

    Bangladesh is widely known as significant exporter of garments to major Western brands in Europe and the US. Less noticed has been the rapid growth of its leather industry, which last year exported around $663m worth of leather and leather pr...


  • Emily Blunt + John Krasinskis buy green home

    By Staff | Living

     John Krasinski and Emily Blunt proving they are the latest Hollywood green 'it' couple The handsome pair, have purchased a green home in Ojai, Calif., for $2.15 million. A solar energy system and a well on the site boost the home's eco-friend...


  • Add to your neck party with these ethical picks

    By Staff | Women

    This Tazo necklace, designed and hand-made in Columbia, consists of an ultra thin stainless steel wire that wraps around your neck and holds a group of elongated tagua chips cut like fragments with some visible skin. 100% ethically handmade, this n...


  • Frida Khalo's wardrobe to be exhibited

    By Staff | News

    MEXICO CITY | Fri Sep 28, 2012 4:33pm EDT (Reuters) - The colorful dresses of Mexican painter Frida Kahlo will go on display for the first time in November after being kept hidden from public view for 50 years at the request of her husband, ac...


  • Liya Kebede taps Amanda Hearst for Lemlem

    By Staff | News

    Heiress Amanda Hearst steps back in front of the camera to pose for supermodel Liya Kebede's ethical fashion line The 28-year-old great-granddaughter of media tycoon William Randolph Hearst has taken a pause from her post as associate market edi...


  • Hand-made Votives by DIGS

    By Staff | Living

    Light up your home with these Hurricane Votives designed by Rhea Alexander. Made of recycled soda bottles like Coke & Pepsi, artisans in Egypt use ancient methods of blowing the glass; without machinery to gauge melting temperatures or to annea...


  • Gwyneth Paltrow creates ethical knits

    By Staff | News

    Gwyneth Paltrow has designed two limited-edition sweaters for an ethical clothing label. The actress has collaborated with British label Chinti and Parker to create two exclusive jumpers for her Goop website. Gwyneth joined forces with the brand'...


  • Eco-fashion evolves - Estethica recap

    By Staff | News

    Eco fashion had a reputation for being worthy albeit a bit dull. But with the backing of heavyweight designers, including the former head of Hugo Boss Bruno Pieters, all that has changed. Livia Firth, glamorous eco-conscious wife of actor Colin Fi...


  • **St. Louis - sustainable fashion events

    By Staff | Events

    The Craft Alliance, a non-profit art organization in St. Louis, through their Fashion Lab, are hosting a series of Sustainable Fashion events this week. • September 19 : YARN lecture with Kate Fletcher in collaboration with Sam Fox Schoo...