Women

  • 14 Places to Find Plus Sized Fashion to Match Your Ethics

    By Staff | Women

    Something is defiantly afoot when it comes to fashion diversity. First there's the success of the Advanced Style franchise (blog, movie, book), plus the numerous ad campaigns featuring Iris Apfel and finally Ashley Graham coming into her beautiful ow...


  • Good Apparel: Reshoring Manufacturing + Ethical Design

    By Staff | Women

    Kathryn Hilderbrand's journey into the clothing industry started at the age of sixteen when she apprenticed under an Italian tailor. She went on to study design and is an entrepreneur with over 30 years of experience in the fashion industry. Born in...


  • NOORISM: Old Denim as Sustainable Luxury

    By Kate | Women

    I am designing for the independent, strong woman who cares about the environment, loves denim, loves vintage, but wants high quality pieces that are special and will last a long time in her closet. -Noor Zakka That designer Noor Zakka graduated from...


  • Peggy Sue Collection: Transparent and Traceable Wows the Runway

    By Kate | Women

    A Fibershed is a geographical landscape that defines and gives boundaries to a natural textile resource base. Awareness of this bioregional designation engenders appreciation, connectivity, and sensitivity for the life-giving resources within our hom...


  • Toronto Fashion Week: 81lbs of Thrifted Clothing Refashioned

    By Kate | Women

    When IMG pulled the plug on Toronto's Women's Fashion Week, many thought it would be the demise of runway shows for Canada's fashionable city. Yet, without missing a step, the local fashion community rallied and this season a renewed TWFW is back on...


  • Chance to Own World's First Bioengineered Spider Silk Tie

    By Staff | Men

    Bioengineered spider silk might not sound very fashionable, but the resulting products are. If you've been following our Material Matters series, you know that innovations in textiles are having their moment. This week, tech and fashion colli...


  • Mara Hoffman: Where Fashion Meets Feminism

    By Kate | Women

    With International Women's Day right around the corner, it's the perfect time to highlight the work of New York designer, #sheboss and women's empowerment supporter, Mara Hoffman. Growing up in a woman-dominated household (Hoffman has nine close fema...


  • 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...