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  • WWF and H&M develop new global water strategy

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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...


  • Made For Good- cause marketing done well

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    Cause marketing has been proven to boost sales, engagement and customer loyalty, but are the new models of embedded generosity a passing fad or the new fundamental? Knowing what we do about the phenomenon in human behavior that is conspicuous conserv...


  • Japan Researchers Invent Solar-Cell Fabric

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    Japanese researchers have come up with an innovative idea of generating energy with the newly developed solar-cell fabric, which would eventually let wearers harvest energy on the go. The new fabric is made of wafer-thin solar cells woven together...


  • The Magnifeco Holiday Gift Guide

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  • Rocking Knit - reinterpreting 'manufacture'

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    design is a statement. The very first Designers’ Saturday took place in Langenthal in 1987. Since then there have been 13 of these biennial occasions, to provide support for the Swiss design scene whilst giving it a publicity platform and s...