Christine de Leon

 
Christine de LeonChristine de León is the founder and director of VeryNiceThreads, a blog dedicated to ethical and sustainable fashion with an edge. She is also a regular contributor to The Huffington Post UK.

Christine tweets @VeryNiceThreads.

Livia Firth Challenges H&M’s Claims of “Sustainability”

Livia Firth Challenges H&M’s Claims of “Sustainability”

Livia Firth doesn’t call herself a “professional agitator” on Twitter for nothing. Faced with H&M’s Helena Helmmersson at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit on April 24, the Green

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Apoccas Makes Cruelty-Free Silk Scarves No Caterpillar Died For

Apoccas Makes Cruelty-Free Silk Scarves No Caterpillar Died For

Photos by Marisa Martchitelli Apoccas is a luxury fashion label that introduces artisanal peace silk scarves. “In Thailand, it is traded as ‘eri silk’,” says founder Alexandra Du Sold “and it is

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Prophetik Channels Princess Grace at Autumn 2012 London Fashion Week

Prophetik Channels Princess Grace at Autumn 2012 London Fashion Week

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Simia Mineralis: Ada Zanditon Debuts Short Film at Autumn 2012 London Fashion Week

Simia Mineralis: Ada Zanditon Debuts Short Film at Autumn 2012 London Fashion Week

Photos by Christine de Léon for Ecouterre No ordinary lookbook will do for Ada Zandition. The British designer, who launched her Autumn/Winter 2012 collection at London Fashion Week over the weekend,

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6 Ways Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Can Boost British Ethical Fashion

6 Ways Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Can Boost British Ethical Fashion

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Goodone Launches Affordable “Basics” Collection From Upcycled Fabrics

Goodone Launches Affordable “Basics” Collection From Upcycled Fabrics

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Surf’s Up for Riz’s Recycled (And Recyclable) Board Shorts for Men

Surf’s Up for Riz’s Recycled (And Recyclable) Board Shorts for Men

Finally, an alternative to fast-fashion beachwear. Riz Boardshorts, the brainchild of surfer and swimwear designer Riz Smith, crafts its boardies from 100 percent recycled and recyclable polyester.

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