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  • Palm Springs: Vacation in Style at the West Elm House

    By Staff | Travel

    Be among the select few to stay in the Palm Springs pool home that has been transformed into a Living Show Room by West Elm. The West Elm House is an idea house created to inspire and guide architecture and design enthusiasts when it comes to the art...


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

    By Staff | Events

    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...


  • 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...


  • Peggy Sue Collection: Transparent and Traceable Wows the Runway

    By Kate | Women

    A Fibershed is a geographical landscape that defines and gives boundaries to a natural textile resource base. Awareness of this bioregional designation engenders appreciation, connectivity, and sensitivity for the life-giving resources within our hom...


  • Toronto Fashion Week: 81lbs of Thrifted Clothing Refashioned

    By Kate | Women

    When IMG pulled the plug on Toronto's Women's Fashion Week, many thought it would be the demise of runway shows for Canada's fashionable city. Yet, without missing a step, the local fashion community rallied and this season a renewed TWFW is back on...


  • 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

    By Rebecca Van Bergen | News

    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...