Staff's Posts

  • Special Report: Veja win Ethical Award

    By Staff | News

    Last night, at the Observer Ethical Awards in London, shoe company Veja won the Fashion & Accessories category (sponsored by Vogue.com). Using organic cotton from agro-ecology initiatives in North Brazil, wild Amazonian rubber, and acac...


  • Internships - join our team!

    By Staff | News

    We are seeking talented interns to help fulfill our mission to bring together ethical designers and conscious consumers from all corners of the globe through great stories. As a Magnifeco intern, you spend your time immersed in ethical fash...


  • Roopa Pemmaraju - new resort collection

    By Staff | Women

    Aboriginal artists and Indian designer create latest ancient appeal An Indian designer has collaborated with Aboriginal artists for a unique cross-cultural collection to be unveiled at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia, which opens on Monday....


  • Special Report: Eloise Grey

    By Staff | Women

    The Organic Silk Route Now that my organic silk dresses have launched on my website, and now on Yoox I realised that in my euphoria at collaborating with Ptolemy Mann and writing all about that, I haven't shared much background on the eco side of th...


  • Special Report: Can H&M really claim 'ethical'?

    By Staff | News

    Is H&M the new home of ethical fashion? The world's second largest clothing retailer is trying to remake itself as a greener option. Lucy Siegle reports from Stockholm (this report originally appeared in guardian.co.uk) H&M is not just...


  • Zilalia - unique products that respect nature

    By Staff | Living

    Today is the perfect lounge day to curl up with a great magazine and daydream! Especially on one of these NEST extra-large cushions, hand-knit by skilled women of a fair trade production unit in Nepal. It has a beanbag feeling for soft nesting and...


  • Special Report: the Olsen twins for Superga

    By Staff | News

    Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, Superga's new creative directors, unveil their capsule collection for the revered sneaker brand. 101-year-old trainer label Superga really is the brand du jour. With Alexa Chung directing and starring in its advertising...


  • Special Report: bottled water, out of fashion

    By Staff | News

    College campuses ban bottled water More than 90 colleges and universities have banned or restricted the sale of bottled water on campus. It's happening all across the U.S., from Seattle to Cambridge, Mass., at small colleges and huge universit...


  • Why we write about leather...

    By Staff | News

    There is a lot of hub-bub and controversy going on this week about Stella McCartney's anti-leather video for PETA. Kudos, once again, to PETA for raising issues of animal cruelty and inhumane aspects of the fashion industry. Despicable things do ha...


  • Special Report: Jessica Alba's eco-baby site

    By Staff | News

    Originally published On Tue Jan 17 2012 on thestar.com by Chantaie Allick Staff Reporter Jessica Alba and serial Internet entrepreneur Brian Lee have teamed up to launch an online shopping experience for babies and their families. The Ho...