Staff's Posts

  • Eco-friendly table décor from DIGS

    By Staff | Living

      Imagine how lovely your next dinner party would be with this combined carving & serving set designed by Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen & Kaspar Ronn, made of Recycled Bamboo. The Menu New Norm Combined Set is a convenient combination of the Norm T...


  • DVELAS Furniture Made from Sails

    By Staff | Living

    A new company from Spain called DVELAS is making limited edition outdoor furniture from old sails. Created by a group of Spanish architects and designers, DVELAS takes old sails and re-uses them so that they don’t end up in the trash. Inste...


  • Timberland - a leader in social responsibility

    By Staff | News

    How Timberland is building a better life for factory workers' children The apparel company has emerged as a leader in social responsibility, helping families who work along its supply chain. A decade ago, Timberland was among many apparel compa...


  • Grand & Petit Trianons: delicate Tyvek pendants

    By Staff | Living

    Though this delicate-looking pendant was inspired by Louis XIV's palatial decor, its postconsumer Tyvek shade is better suited for the current age of rough-and-ready upcycling. The Petit Trianon is a small, lightweight chandelier that when lit emit...


  • Resizing fashion’s carbon footprint

    By Staff | News

      Cheap clothing has become a disposable product in our society and most people in Europe recycle or donate less than half the clothing they discard — and they discard a lot — with the rest going into landfills. And despite the glo...


  • Panda - from obscurity to prominence in 6 mos.

    By Staff | News

      How Eco-Friendly Fashion Startup Landed on Top Retailers’ Shelves in 6 Months After launching a winning campaign on Kickstarter, Vincent Ko (left), Michael Mills (not pictured) and Luke Lagera (right) founded Panda in 2011. It may s...



  • **NYC - Conscious Collaborations, 08/16

    By Staff | Events

    The Ethical Fashion Academy invites you to an intimate round table discussion with NYC-based designers: Carmen Artigas, Tara St. James, Swati Argade, Jessica Marati, Amy Decew, Jennifer Gootman, and Francisca Pineda.  This inspirational discussi...


  • Marni: 100 chairs using salvaged materials

    By Staff | Living

    Using salvaged materials, Colombian craftsmen worked together with Milan-based fashion house Marni to create '100 chairs', an outdoor furniture collection consisting of 80 chairs, 10 deckchairs and 10 tables in 20 colors, 7 models and 21 variatio...


  • Call for images for Sustainable Fashion Book

    By Staff | Events

    You are invited to submit images of work for possible inclusion in a new sustainable fashion book to be published in 2013. Written from a life cycle perspective the book discusses the diverse range of sustainable design strategies that can be employe...