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  • Frida Khalo's wardrobe to be exhibited

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    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

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    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...


  • Gwyneth Paltrow creates ethical knits

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    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

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    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...


  • Timberland - a leader in social responsibility

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    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...


  • Resizing fashion’s carbon footprint

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      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.

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      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...


  • Custo Barcelona gets eco-friendly remodel

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    Custo Barcelona has been dabbling in sustainability for the last few years, adding eco-friendly elements to some aspects of their successful, global line. They have now opened an 'eco-sustainable' store in the La Maquinista shopping mall in Barce...


  • A Journey of a Dress - a video

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    We stumbled on this video on theurbn.com (URBANTIMES) an online magazine dedicated to optimistic forward-thinking (we contribute to their growing eco-fashion coverage). More than a Price Tag is the final year degree project of Dearbhla Kelly. Th...