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  • Material Matter: Community Supported Cloth

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    Transparency is a hot topic within the fashion industry, consumers are understanding the importance of knowing where their clothes actually come from. Now there is a new option for artisans to get non-toxic, regionally grown and woven textiles thr...


  • The American Politician's Daughter with Fashion Actually Made in the USA

    By Staff | Women

    While much of the news this week focused on Nordstrom dropping President Trump's daughter Ivanka's (not made in the US) eponymous line, not enough news was made about former VP Joe Biden's daughter's fashion launch. This week Ashley Biden, daughter...


  • IKEA to launch African design collection in new collaboration

    By Staff | Living

    IKEA has teamed up with a group of designers, architects, artists and creatives from South Africa, Kenya, Senegal, Egypt, Angola, Ivory Coast and Rwanda to collaborate around modern rituals and the importance they play in the home. The designers are...


  • Material Matter: Eco-Suede

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    Traditional suede fabric is a type of leather that comes from the underside of the animal skin. It is given a napped finish to provide a soft texture making it a desirable material in the fashion industry. An Italian manufacturing company has figured...


  • Is Your Perfume or Cologne Affecting Your Fertility?

    By Kate | Beauty

    There is no easy way to say this: perfume and cologne stinks. It stinks because we spend a fortune (fragrance is a $36.6 billion business) for a small piece of luxury (the gilded bottle bearing the name of a luxury fashion house or celebrity) and the...


  • EcoChic Design Award: OPEN CALL

    By Claire Bates | News

    OPEN CALL: The EcoChic Design Award is a sustainable design competition organized by Hong Kong based, environmental NGO Redress that inspires emerging fashion designers to create a collection using the sustainable design techniques zero-waste desi...


  • Vivienne Westwood Creates Unisex Collection for Fall

    By Staff | Women

    “We’re very keen on unisex. It sounds like a joke, but in fact it’s all about styling. Swapping clothes with your partner means you can spend less." London’s queen of punk, Vivienne Westwood, will be back on the catwalk for fall on Monday w...


  • Utterly Adorable Clothes by Eco Kids’ Brand

    By Shana Levy McCracken | Kids

    Hearing Angela Chou talk about her sustainable kids clothing company Utterly is a little like watching a TV journalist report live from a hurricane zone. It’s the kind of situation many entrepreneurs experience when they’ve struck upon a great id...


  • Material Matter: The Bacx™ Collection

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    Many fascinating, innovative materials have come from Italy, so it’s no surprise that this collection of fabrics does too. The Bacx™ collection offers a new generation of silks, 100% transparent and generated from waste. Centro Seta, a Florenc...