Ethical Designer Opportunity! Madesmith Academy’s Sustainable Fashion Business Incubator

Eco Chic

Is your fashion business (small or large) looking to increase sustainability practices? Have you hit a plateau with the growth of your eco-fashion company? The biggest challenges in creating a sustainable business is communications and marketing.

Sustainable Fashion? Malagasy Style

Eco Friendly Daily

Sustainable Fashion– Malagasy Style. The cloth is sourced from sustainably harvested silk from wild cocoons, and it is dyed in a very sustainable way. The cloth is all certified fair trade, and it is becoming very popular around the world in boutique fashion stores.

Nolcha Shows at NYFW A/W 2017: Ethical and Sustainable Fashion Featured

Eco Chic

The Nolcha Shows at New York Fashion Week have come to be synonymous with independent designers—and that includes plenty of talent that is working ethically and sustainably too.

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Sustainability and Storytelling at NYFW: James Nathaniel Piña’s Love Letter Home

Eco Chic

I was here to see the James Nathaniel Spring/Summer 2020 ethical fashion presentation, as part of New York Fashion Week. The ethical fashion collection was interactive; every guest has a front-row seat to view in detail and even touch the eco-fabrics. James Nathaniel Jacket.

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Rosh Hashanah 5772 Green Gift Guide for 2011

Green Prophet

Speaking of edible gifts, you may have some foodie friends out there that you want to give delicious yet sustainable presents to for the new year. Eco-friendly people who feel this way like to give their homes a new look… with objects that aren’t entirely new.

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We Went to See Eileen Fisher at The New School and It Was Life Changing

Eco Chic

Eileen began her career in interior design and dove into the world of fashion after encountering the world of handmade Kimonos in Japan. The fashion industry has some real big issues to solve and that presents real opportunities for growth and creativity.

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Sun-Soaked and Hazy: Ace & Jig’s Stunning New Spring 2016 Fashion Film

Eco Chic

And as always, Ace & Jig’s dedication to traditional design is apparent in their loom-woven cotton fabrics – a welcome contrast to fast-fashion’s automated process. Cary Vaughan and Jenna Wilson of Ace & Jig have done it again!

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Support SecondhandFirst Week

Green (Living) Review

It is organized by TRAID , the charity doing tireless work to ensure sustainable and ethical practices in the clothing chain and it is hoped that this will become an annual event. Plus our reuse, educational, ethical fashion and development partners will be running their own initiatives under the #Secondhandfirst flag during this special week. Maria Chenoweth-Casey, CEO of TRAID said, “Second-hand has the power to create a more sustainable society.

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Robin Wilson, Interior Decorator to the Kennedys and Clintons, Shares Her Secrets

Eco Chic

We shop with reusable bags, fill up our water bottles, avoid plastic like the plague, purchase beauty products made free of chemicals and we’re now filling up our closets with American designers that are making affordable and sustainable fashion their mantra.

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Eco Chick MegaGiveaway and Our Veria Living TV Spot!

Eco Chic

for the opportunity to promote Eco Chick to such a large audience — Veria is currently in 8 million homes. Starre even played stylist and chose the right outfit from the many options generously loaned to us by eco fashion designer Auralis.)

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The Tailor Project Transforms Clothes and Challenges Consumption

Eco Chic

My daughter Sophie is my fashion reality check. As a sustainable fashion writer, consultant and outspoken activist, imagine being my daughter when you want to be totally normal like all the other teens you go to school with. I like fashion.

Top Seven Online Eco Boutiques

Eco Chic

One of my favorite things to do while travelling around the world is to seek out the local eco boutique or sustainable store, as is inevitably includes a new designer I’m not yet familiar with and great local knowledge and resources.

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3 New Eco Boutiques: Ethical Shopping Wherever You Are!

Eco Chic

There’s something about the ease of shopping at home, the satisfaction of filling-up my cart and clicking “purchase.” According to Belvele’s site, the store is, “a platform for independent designers who represent the brand’s essence: design, craftsmanship, sustainability.”

High Fashion News on the Runway

Eco Friendly Daily

This fashion show featured sustainable fashions cleverly created from recycled newspaper, and it was the first of its kind. So what fashions can be made from yesterday’s newspaper ? Green News clothing made from newspaper eco-friendly fashion newspaper clothing

Covet’s Wearable Eco Chic Comfort: Perfect for the Dog Days

Eco Chic

There’s nothing like the hustle and bustle of home to make me yearn for a crisp white summer dress, or the peachy pink of an adorable sheath. Covet accomplishes this via the use of organic and sustainable materials while keeping track of trends around the world.

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7 Gorgeous Coats That Will Get You Excited for Winter

Eco Chic

Collection sizes and production are limited, in order to stay sustainable. The Suni Coat seems to convey a sense of mystery, while still retaining the feeling of home and comfort. ” Sustainable luxury at its finest. Men’s Eco Fashion Shopping Guide Part 1.

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The Future of Fashion? Designing with Mushroom Mycelium

Eco Chic

Other companies like Mycoplast have begun creating mushroom composite home goods, such as insulating panels, planters and decorative tiles. But packaging materials aren’t the beginning and end of fungi’s potential—some are interested in making fungus fashionable, and not a moment too soon.

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The New Source4Style: THE Eco Fashion Designer’s Key Resource

Eco Chic

Summer Rayne Oakes works on Source4Style from her home office. Fair Fashion Featured

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The New Source4Style: THE Eco Fashion Designer’s Key Resource

Eco Chic

Summer Rayne Oakes works on Source4Style from her home office. Fair Fashion Featured

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Eco Chic Weekly 8/21/09

Eco Chic

Eco Chic Weekly compiles the best of the best in green fashion and beauty blogging each week. Please feel free to copy and use this post on your blog with a link back to Fashion, Evolved. Check out the Eco Fashion World interview with Pivot shop owner Jessa Brinkmeyer.

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Eco Chic - Untitled Article

Eco Chic

Check out the Eco Fashion World interview with Pivot shop owner Jessa Brinkmeyer. The Girlie Girl Army has the answer with their post about At Home Facials for the Broke Glamazon. Check out Green Grechen’s roundup of Eco Fashion Deals and Steals this week.

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Afingo Fashion Forum at FIT: Sustainability and Philanthropy

Eco Chic

Starre Vartan (far right) speaks at FIT at the Afingo “Sustainability and Philanthropy&# panel. The most engaging insights included a consideration of the standards to which any fashion brand, eco or otherwise, must hold itself, as well as a call for improved labeling for consumers.

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Pop Tops. Fashion. You Fill in the Rest.

Eco Friendly Daily

Fashion. However, while we often look at stuff like that as a way to maximize the use we get out of all our crap, we rarely look at the modest cola can as the genesis of a fashion accessory. Who knows what else they’ll turn into fashion. Home Wind Power. Categories.

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Eco-Friendly Printing

Eco Friendly Daily

Either they themselves are involved with conservation practices, or they give you access to a regular type of service that has the added benefit of being conducted in a sustainable fashion. Home Wind Power. Categories. Garden. Kitchen. New & Exciting. Electronics. Events.

Sleeping in Sustainable Style

Eco Friendly Daily

Sleeping in Sustainable Style. Jared Skye is an environmental scientist and author of sustainability and self-sufficiency themed media. Sustainable Fashion– Malagasy Style. Home Wind Power. Categories. Garden. Kitchen. New & Exciting. Electronics. Events.

Novica, the Store

Eco Friendly Daily

Not only are they made out of sustainable materials in a fair way, but they are also REALLY good looking. This thing is soft, awesome, and made in a completely sustainable fashion. Home Wind Power. Categories. Garden. Kitchen. New & Exciting. Electronics. Events.

The 2011 Edition of the Journal of Sustainability Education

The Green Changemakers

Her impressive accomplishments and the examples she brings to the interview are a must-read of inspiration for anyone involved with sustainability education. Show that your company or institution educates for sustainability. Sustainable-development Research Education

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