Eco Fashion

Over Plastic Straws? These Designers Have a Few Other Ideas for Reducing Your Plastic Waste

Are plastic straws the new cigarettes? Maybe that’s a little extreme, but in the week or so since Starbucks, American Airlines, and the entire city of Seattle announced that they’re going straw-free, those little plastic tubes have begun to feel like a dirty habit. (Our own cafeteria here at One …

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Adidas Pledges to Use Only Recycled Plastics by 2024

<b>Why Global Citizens Should Care</b><i>Much of the world’s plastic makes its way into the ocean where it kills</i> <i>more than 100,000 marine mammals</i><i> and 1 million</i> …

Sustainability

Heck Yeah! Adidas to Use Only Recycled Plastics in Shoes and Clothing AND They’re Cutting it Out of Their Offices Too!

Adidas recently announced it is committing to making its products more sustainable by using only recycled plastic by 2024. The pledge includes …

Sustainability

Meet the Brand Bringing Recycled Apparel to Action Sports

France-based Picture Organic Clothing dedicates its work to reducing our footprint in the outdoor spaces we call home.<p>Julien Durant and his friends …

Extreme Sports

Meet the Woman Behind the Fabric That Could Change the Fashion Industry Forever

Cotton and polyester are king among fabrics. In fact, 90 percent of all clothing in the world is made up of one or the other. Like most apparel …

Sustainability

Adidas Is Dramatically Expanding Its Plans for Making Sportswear Out of Recycled Materials

The sportswear giant Adidas has been trying to cut down on its use of new plastic over the last few years—it has stopped providing plastic shopping …

Sustainability

Sportswear Icon Adidas Is Making a Major, Environmentally-Friendly Move

European sportswear giant Adidas announced Monday that the iconic three-stripe brand will be moving entirely to recycled plastics (that includes polyester!) by 2024, joining a host of other brands dedicated to reducing their carbon footprint and helping the environment.<p>Starting this year, the …

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adidas Products Will Use Only Recycled Plastics by 2024

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Adidas commits to only using recycled plastics by 2024

Adidas plans to make its products more sustainable.<p>The sportswear maker announced that it is committing to using only recycled plastic by 2024.<p>The …

Sustainability

Made in Forests: Eco-friendly "star threads" for actress Michelle Yeoh in new UN video | UN DESA | United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs

Made in Forests: Eco-friendly “star threads” for actress Michelle Yeoh in new UN video<p>, New York<p><b>UN Development Programme (UNDP) Goodwill Ambassador</b> …

Sustainability

Greenpeace Reports The Fashion Industry Is (Finally!) Becoming Greener

When it comes to the environment, we're already used to hearing catastrophic news. Pollution is killing more people than war and violence, plastic is …

Sustainability

Fast fashion fueling push for sustainable apparel, lower impact on environment

Browsing clothing racks at Savers in Parkville, Md., Mariah Lamm stumbled upon some good deals: a Tahari suit for work and a skirt, vest and accent …

Sustainability

When Will Fashion Week Finally Go Paperless?

As one of the world's biggest — and most shameless — polluters, the industry has a responsibility.<p>As one of the world's biggest — and most shameless …

Fashion

How Do You Choose Ethically Produced Clothes?

Image: Getty Images<p>You're standing in a department store, boutique or sportswear outlet and you've picked out the perfect ensemble for your big night …

Sustainability

Fast fashion fuels sustainable fashion movement

The rise of fast fashion, cheap yet fashionable clothing that people wear and discard, has helped fuel a sustainable fashion movement that's …

Sustainable Fashion

The University of Edinburgh takes on sustainable fashion in India

Have you ever thought about where your clothes come from? Really thought about it? Who made the top you’re wearing right now? How was it made? Most …

Sustainable Fashion

Redefining Sustainability in Fashion

The Green Carpet Fashion Awards, now in its second year, challenges emerging designers worldwide to reinvent sustainability, with flair. Competitors …

Sustainability

What Is Greenwashing?

Credit: maglyvi/Shutterstock<p>You've probably heard of whitewashing, defined as the glossing over or covering up of scandalous information through a …

Sustainability

this brand wants to take watches into the 21st century

By being affordable, sustainable, customisable, and unisex, Baume hope to appeal to the next generation of conscious consumer.<p>The Swiss conglomerate Richemont -- with flagship brands including Cartier, Montblanc and Van Cleef & Arpels -- has long dominated the luxury watch market by using the most …

Watches

The greenest sandals of summer from Salvatore Ferragamo

FASHION NEWS<p><b>For the first time, Salvatore Ferragamo has envisioned a pair of eco-friendly sandals, in a limited edition run of only 100. A return to</b> …

Salvatore Ferragamo

4 Chic Fashion Brands Doing Things Right, Right Now

Ethical, sustainable fashion have become buzz words, but these designers go above and beyond...<p>There are no hard and fast rules about calling a fashion brand "sustainable" or "ethical." The simple fact is every brand should be creating clothing with as little waste and environmental impact as …

Fashion

Sustainable Fashion 101: The True Cost

Going green, a trend that's here to stay!Sustainability! More and more the world is turning its attention to a vision of bluer skies, more forests, …

Sustainability

Meet The “Upcycled” Labels Turning Waste Into Waves

Once upon a time, “clothing waste” was as foreign as the New World. Clothing was made by hand and frighteningly expensive: in 1750s England, a …

Sustainability

Why We're Celebrating the Slow Fashion Movement in July

Newsflash: It’s July. If you’re like me, you’re slightly confused about how the first half of the year went by so quickly. Which is why I figured …

Fashion

Lily Cole Launches Sustainable Eyewear Brand Wires | HYPEBAE

Featuring two unique footwear designs.<p>By / Jan 16, 2018<p>1,685 Hypes<p>Made exclusively for your Apple device.<p>By / Jun 5, 2018<p>595 Hypes<p>The laid-back Cali …

Eyewear

adidas Pledges to Use Recycled Plastics Only by 2024

The sportswear giant joins the fight for more environmentally-friendly products.<p>As first reported by the <i>Financial Times</i>, adidas has pledged to use recycled plastics only by 2024. The brand will stop using “virgin” or newly manufactured plastics entirely for everything from its core products, to its …

Sustainability

Is Sustainable Fashion the New Normal?

It’s long been a hot-button topic in the industry, but sustainable fashion is no oxymoron.<p>In the recent years, an increasing number of brands have …

Sustainability

As Waste Plagues the Fast-Fashion Industry, Asos Is Taking a Step Toward Sustainability

Sustainability is not a new concept in the fashion industry. The past decade has seen the rise of eco-friendly brands such as Reformation, Veja, and …

Sustainability

Stella McCartney Will Always Be the Queen of Sustainable Fashion

The fashion world is having a ‘moment’ with eco-conscious collections, but for British designer Stella McCartney, the concept is nothing new. …

Fashion Week

The lazy girl’s guide to sustainable fashion

Six easy things you can do to help the environment via your wardrobe<p>When it comes to making sustainable fashion choices we all know we can do more, …

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