The woes of a Vegetarian Fashionista

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An interesting thread on the dilemmas of ethical fashion: “i can picture it now: sitting in a suave veggie bar wearing a pair of calf skin gucci loafers weeping over a tofu wrap.” Take a butchers at the thread on the Kitmeout Fashion Forum “it’s partially true. soy bean production like any other farmed crop […]

Ayahuasca – Dress Green

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Artwork courtesy of Pablo Amaringo Ayahuasca – The Fashion World needs some inspiration… Where has all the inspiration gone? Have fashion personas destroyed true style? Is fashion dead? Questions flying around the web every day. Do we all need a new view point? Ayahuasca – Dress Green “there’s a lot of cultural evolution built around […]

Brand to watch in 2012, NOHARM

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Keep a close eye on NOHARM in 2012. We believe it could be the new up and coming brand for next year. Not many brands have the heart or the vision to bring ethics and fashion to the same table but NOHARM has been quietly setting things out in recent years and 2012 is possibly […]

China’s Future Fashion is Green?

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As the Chinese government struggles to meet several of its own environmental targets to 2015, China’s textile industry could face a new ‘green tax’, which together with higher wages and a slump in exports, puts additional pressure on an industry that is already facing big challenges.

Eco and Green Fashion

Is Eco and Green Fashion a real phenomenon or a temporary media driven frenzy? Eco-Friendly Designs Close Out LA Fashion Week by Jenny Peters “Los Angeles – It was a green ending to a packed week of fashion shows at Smashbox Studios in Culver City, as the Mercedes-Benz Los Angeles Fashion Week closed out on […]

Green Fashion = FutureFashion

During New York Fashion Week, 28 top designers dazzled New York with cutting edge eco-friendly fashions on the runway.  Renewable, reusable, non-polluting fabrics such as organic cotton and wool, bamboo, corn-based fibers, recycled fibers and biopolymers were transformed into everything from elegant couture to street wear. Why FutureFashion? FutureFashion have launched FutureFashion as an Earth […]

Is Green Fashion the Future?

Is Green Fashion the Future? Monarchy, Linda Loudermilk, Gary Harvey Creative, Evidence of Evolution, The Battalion, Peligrosa and a dozen eco-minded labels touted that message this month at presentations of their spring collections at BoxEight, Smashbox Studios and other events during Los Angeles Fashion Week. In fashion, environmental sustainability is “an emerging trend,” said Mark […]