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  • The Brooklyn Fashion League: fashion localism

    By Tamara | News

    The Brooklyn Fashion League’s mission is to support, promote and inspire independent fashion designers through community, collaboration and co-working. It's a unique artist working space that has a commitment to the larger sustainability tenet of l...


  • Boutique of the Week: Ethica

    By Kate | Women

    Honduran sisters Melissa and Carolina Cantor are the co-founders of a new, New York-based online retailer dedicated to high-style ethical fashion. With Ethica, the Cantor sisters aim to to connect consumers and companies that share a commitment to so...


  • Sustainable Fashion: 100% Australian

    By Kate | Women

    Working from their home studio in Brisbane Australia, Sarah Garrett-Hodoniczky and Jason Hodoniczky started their first ethical fashion label, Rant Clothing in 2003. Determined to support local manufacturing in a competitive globalised market, Rant...


  • KIDIKADO - the organic kid's atelier

    By Kamila | Kids

    KIDIKADO is right on trend – they use certified organic materials and a creative yet personal approach to clothing and crafts. With a wide assortment of baby to children's wear and stuffed animals from France, we all should have grown up so lucky,...


  • Enjoying the elaborate beauty of Japanese Washi paper

    By Aya | Living

    A paper is one of the most useful tools ever invented. Many of us use manufactured papers such as copy paper, books and magazines, but there are also beautiful hand-made papers like French Mable papers or Japanese Washi papers almost too pretty to u...


  • Sustainable Jeans for Men - 5 brands you should know

    By Meg | Men

    The nostalgic view of masculinity could be described with words like integrity, passion, logic, authentic and discipline. Since these words would also describe ethical design, it's only natural that premium men's denim lines would incorporate sustain...


  • Designer Spotlight: Valerie Gregori McKenzie

    By Kate | Women

    Before I went to Vietnam, I searched 'eco-fashion' on google to see what, if anything, I would find there. Valerie Gregori McKenzie's name came up time and time again. Her dedication to sustainability, preserving Vietnamese artistry and supporting w...


  • 6 Trends for Spring from Eileen Fisher

    By Meg | Women

    The EILEEN FISHER story seems to come out of a fairy tale. It was 1984 in New York City when then interior and graphic designer Eileen Fisher was having a hard time getting dressed. Wanting simple shapes and clothes with certain proportions in beauti...


  • Scholar Series: Fashion and waste by Timo Rissanen

    By Timo Rissanen | News

    The Scholar Series highlights the views and research from experts across different disciplines on issues related to ethical and sustainable design. Timo Rissanen is a Finnish fashion designer and currently holds the position of Assistant Professor of...


  • Kowtow Clothing: sustainable + modern

    By Meg | Women

    Kowtow means to “To kneel and touch the forehead to the ground in expression of deep respect, worship, or submission”. The striking, minimalist fair-trade brand Kowtow seems to embody that practice in their production, while their unisex esthetic...