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  • Changemaker: Beth Doane

    By Staff | Changemaker

    Changemaker is our new series that highlights some really amazing work that is fueled by a passion and desire to change the world through sustainable efforts.  We caught up with Beth Doane, founder (RainTees), author "From the Jungle: Stories and Or...


  • The 365 Challenge - 'Redress it, don't bin it'

    By Melissa | News

    HONG KONG - The 365 Challenge is a campaign by Redress, a Hong Kong based NGO with a mission to promote environmental sustainability in Asia’s fashion industry that follows their founder, Christina Dean, every day for the year as she wears noth...


  • Eco-Fashion, Economics and Why Love is all you Need

    By Melissa | News

    When it comes to shopping we can often give in to habit, convenience, the thrill of the hunt- rarely do we hold out for “the one”.  Living in such a fast-paced world, it is no wonder that much of our fashion is produced in a similar manner.  Ev...


  • Timberland brings sustainable benefits to farmers

    By Staff | News

    Timberland continues to live up to it's Earthkeepers® name and mission of “doing well and doing good” with news that three years after committing to plant 5 million trees in five years,  they have achieved progress of improved environmental, e...


  • WWF and H&M develop new global water strategy

    By Staff | News

    Taking water stewardship to the next level within the fashion industry Conservation organisation WWF and fashion company H&M have entered into a three year global partnership. Side by side, a new H&M water strategy has been formed which is a...


  • Fashion Museum provides online preview of fabulous frocks

    By Staff | News

    The Fashion Museum is offering Facebook and Twitter users a preview of its “50 Fabulous Frocks” exhibition, which celebrates the Bath & North East Somerset Council-run museum’s 50th anniversary. Ahead of the official 2nd February opening...


  • The dubious health claims celebrities made in 2012

    By Staff | News

    An excerpt from 'eating placenta to rubbing coffee on your skin: how celebrities went to war against science' - Science - News - The Independent They feed us a constant diet of fads and fancies, from detoxifying drinks to colon cleansers. But ther...


  • New year, new you: 10 ways to a green wardrobe

    By Staff | News

    The New Year means it's time to shed old habits, turn over a new leaf, start anew. What does that mean for your green habits? And how can you green your wardrobe? We've come up with 10 hints to help: 1. Buy less - it is common when people learn ab...


  • Oshun - Central Saint Martins Ethical Collaborative Fashion Knit/Print Project

    By Staff | News

    An excerpt about the latest group project out of Central Saint Martins from 1 Granary - the CSM student website:  The Ethical Collaborative Fashion Knit/Print Project at Central Saint Martins is a group project that is aimed to create forward, c...