Eco-Celebrities

Livia Firth Turns Eco-Fashion Designer for Marks & Spencer

GREENER MATERIALS Inspired by Jackie Kennedy and Audrey Hepburn, two icons known for their elegance and simplicity, every piece has been “made with integrity and [will] live in…

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Pharrell Williams is Now Co-Owner of G-Star Raw

Photo by Jaguar PS/Shutterstock Pharrell Williams, “Happy” hitmaker, plastics recycler, and sustainability spokesperson, can now add another appellation to his resume:…

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"The Talk's" Sharon Osbourne Explains Why She Stopped Wearing Fur

Photo by Featureflash/Shutterstock Sharon Osbourne is the latest celebrity to take a stand against animal fur. Although The Talk co-host wore fur coats during her music-managing and The…

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Why Rachelle Carson-Begley is Taking Part in the "Shop Drop Challenge"

You know her as the skeptical wife of uber-environmentalist Ed Begley, Jr. on Discovery’s Living with Ed and the BiteSizeTV web series Our Green House. But did you know that Rachelle…

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Bask in Gwyneth Paltrow's Organic Makeup Line for Juice Beauty

NATURAL BEAUTY Paltrow isn’t just the face of the line. As the firm’s creative director of makeup, a role she’s signed on to play for the next five years, if not more,…

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Unlike Cookie Lyon, Taraji P. Henson Prefers Her Furs Faux

Photo by Hollywood Foreign Press Association “I love clothes and to dress up. My fetish is shoes and purses, no fur, but Stella McCartney, who I am wearing tonight, she’s laced…

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Michael Fassbender Dons "Green" Tom Ford Suit at 2016 Golden Globes

Photos by Hollywood Foreign Press Association For Michael Fassbender, two times the charm. The German-Irish actor, who snagged a Best Actor nomination for his role in Steve Jobs,…

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Russell Simmons Wants Lululemon to Stop Using Down Feathers

Photo by s_bukley/Shutterstock Hip-hop entrepreneur and yoga fanatic Russell Simmons has written an open letter to yoga clothing retailer Lululemon on behalf of PETA. In his plea,…

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Livia Firth Honors Eco-Activism With Green Carpet Challenge Awards

As the world’s nations hammered out a new climate-change deal in Paris on Monday, a more intimate gathering of minds was taking place on rue Saint-Honoré. At a dinner for 20 at…

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Actress Emma Watson: Fashion is a Feminist Issue

Photo by Denis Makarenko/Shutterstock “One of the ways I became a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador was through my interest in fair-trade fashion. “Because so many women design…

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H&M Appoints Julia Restoin Roitfeld as New Face of "Conscious Exclusive" Campaign

H&M’s 2016 “Conscious Exclusive” is a bit of a double header. Besides offering the same eco-friendlier textiles we’ve come to expect (hemp, organic cotton,…

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Sia "Frees the Animal" in PETA's Haunting Animal Runway

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals wants to “free the animal,” and it’s enlisting Sia to do it. The Australian singer’s vocals provide a haunting…

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Lemlem, Soludos's Ethical Espadrilles Are Bohemian-Chic

While folks in the Northern Hemisphere are dusting off their snow boots, for the rest of us, there’s Soludos, a line of bohemian-chic espadrilles that pair soft cotton uppers with…

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Livia Firth Compares Fast-Fashion Brands to Drug Pushers

Photo by Featureflash/Shutterstock “In Bangladesh you see women who work 12 to 16 hours a day to produce our clothes in factories which have bars on the windows and guards at the…

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Watch Arnold Schwarzenegger "Terminate" Ivory Tusk on Camera

Arnold Schwarzenegger is addressing ivory poaching in the only way he knows how: by blowing stuff up. The actor and former California governor recently “terminated” a piece…

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Leonardo DiCaprio Backs Foundry That Grows Real Diamonds

Photo by Andrea Raffin/Shutterstock Leonardo DiCaprio is splurging on some bling for his birthday. The actor and environmental activist, who turned 41 on Wednesday, announced on social…

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Chopard Debuts Diffusion Line of Jewelry Made With Fairly Mined Gold

Chopard held a mini-soiree at its Bond Street boutique in London Sunday night to toast the launch of its latest diffusion jewelry line—its first to incorporate fairly mined gold.…

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Livia Firth Curates Ethical Fashion Collection for Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer is rolling out the green carpet for Livia Firth, who is nearly as well-known for her marriage to Oscar winner Colin Firth as she is for promoting sustainability in…

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