Livia Firth

Livia Firth Unveils World's First Biodegradable Mannequin, Derived From Sugarcane

On Sunday, as Hollywood’s finest strutted along the red carpet for the annual Emmy Awards, their counterparts across the pond cut a rug of a different hue. A joint endeavor…

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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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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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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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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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Livia Firth Says Eco-Fashion is "Just Common Sense"

Photo by Featureflash/Shutterstock “Carlo Petrini [founder of the… …

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Narciso Rodriguez's Bottletop Collab is Green Carpet Challenge–Approved

Looks like Livia Firth ♥ Narciso Rodriguez as much as he ♥ social enterprise. Firth awarded the New York City designer with the “Green Carpet Challenge” brand mark on…

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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…

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Watch "Handprint," a Short Film About the Origins of Our Clothes

Who really made your clothes? That’s the question director Mary Nighy poses at the start of Handprint, a short film commissioned by Eco-Age creative director Livia Firth spotlight…

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Net-a-Porter Collaborates With Victoria Beckham, Christopher Kane, Erdem in Support of Green Carpet Challenge

NET-A-PORTER x GREEN CARPET CHALLENGE Firth, Vogue editrix Anna Wintour, and Net-a-Porter’s Natalie Massanet, who currently chairs the British Fashion Council, unveiled the…

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Livia Firth, Chopard Unveil Ethical Jewelry Collaboration at Cannes

This year’s red carpet for the Cannes Film Festival might as well turn green. In a collaboration with the Alliance for Responsible Mining, the sculptor of Cannes’ iconic and…

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Emily Blunt Joins Green Carpet Challenge With Eco-Friendly Met Ball Gown

Consider Emily Blunt officially “Green Carpet Challenged.” The British actress attended the unveiling of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s latest exhibit, Punk: Chaos to…

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Gucci Debuts World's First "Zero-Deforestation" Leather Handbags

GUCCI’S BETTER LEATHER Thanks to the involvement of the National Wildlife Federation, which verified the collection’s extensive chain of custody, the bags are the…

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Livia Firth Attends Elton John's Oscar-Viewing Party in Emilia Wickstead

Livia Firth had a low-key Oscars night. The Eco Age creative director, who co-founded the “Green Carpet Challenge” in 2010 to raise sustainable fashion’s profile on…

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Harry Potter's Helen McCrory, Merlin's Emilia Fox Wear Green at BAFTAs

It was a battle of the spell-casting femme fatales at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Sunday night. No magical jibes were actually traded, of course, but you had to…

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Bradley Cooper Dons Eco-Friendly Tom Ford at 2013 Golden Globes

Bradley Cooper may have lost the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor (Comedy or Musical) to Hugh Jackman on Sunday, but the erstwhile “Sexiest Man Alive” nevertheless…

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Prince Charles: "Nature Can Go Hand-in-Hand With Beautiful Clothes"

Photo by Jamie Roach/Shutterstock Livia Firth’s Green Carpet Challenge has received the royal seal of approval. In a letter read by Firth at the launch of “The Green…

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