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  • 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...


  • Material Matter: Dress Yourself in Orange

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    The following article is courtesy of The Sustainable Angle, a not for profit organization initiating and supporting projects that contribute to minimizing environmental degradation, while helping businesses and individuals make informed decisions whe...


  • 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...


  • Global Fashion Leaders and their Sustainable Pledges for 2017

    By Staff | Women

    "The small steps cost us little in the way of effort, money or time, but the cumulative effects can be enormous" - David Suzuki, Canadian academic, science broadcaster and environmental activist. Living sustainably is about choices. Some small (pape...


  • How to: Buy Ethical and Responsible Jewellery

    By Kate | Jewellery

    "When we buy things in one place, it has repercussions some place else.... When we put our credit card down we endorse a corporation and their practices and what it takes, and how it affects thousands, if not millions of lives." — Edward Zwick, dir...


  • Material Matter: Why GOTS Delivers Sustainability

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    The following article is courtesy of The Sustainable Angle, a not for profit organisation initiating and supporting projects that contribute to minimizing environmental degradation, while helping businesses and individuals make informed decisions wh...


  • Material Matter: Re-Engineered Wool

    By Brittany DiBenedetto | Material Matter

    A collaboration from Italian textile producers has created a transparent supply chain for re-engineered wool; providing a high quality material for premium brands while keeping conscience production practices in mind. Just outside the infamous Flo...


  • Radical Transparency? H&M and Zara Are Actually More Transparent Than Everlane

    By Staff | News

    Everlane’s go-to is transparency. Pricing transparency – in particular – has garnered the San Francisco-based brand a lot attention since its launch in 2011, including a spot on Fast Co.’s 20146 “50 Most Innovative Companies” list. It als...


  • M.Patmos and CERCLE, a New Crowdfunding Platform

    By Staff | Crowdfunding Love

    Meet CERCLE, a new niche-market crowd-funding platform for the Fashion World. Created by partners in life and business, Ayala Meromi Keinan and Uri Keinan, with the idea to enable designers fund their collections, while strengthening the relatio...