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Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood Hops Into Shower for Pro-Vegetarian PETA Video

Meat isn’t just murder, according to Dame Vivienne Westwood, it’s also depleting the world’s water supplies. Appearing in a new video for People for the Ethical…

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Vivienne Westwood Shaves Her Head to Protest Climate Change

Dame Vivienne Westwood sheared off her signature red locks not as a fashion statement, but a political one. The legendary fashion designer revealed her newly cropped hair, now an au…

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George Clooney, Chris Martin Join Vivienne Westwood's "Save the Arctic" Campaign

SAVE THE ARCTIC Westwood’s latest initiative, shot by award-winning photographer Andy Gotts, is an example of her shifting priorities. “The status quo will kill us,”…

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Vivienne Westwood Wants to Make Environmental Destruction a Crime

Longtime environmentalist Vivienne Westwood is using her pull in fashion to rally her fans to back the End Ecocide in Europe initiative.  The proposal aims to hold big businesses…

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Vivienne Westwood, LUSH Collaborate on "Climate Revolution" Scarf

Vivienne Westwood is staging a climate revolution at LUSH. The legendary British designer has linked arms with the natural-beauty firm to create a limited-edition “Climate…

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Vivienne Westwood: It's Ecologically Friendly For Clothes to Be Expensive

Balking at the price of Vivienne Westwood’s high-end clothing? You’re supposed to, says the legendary British designer.”If people like my clothes, it’s good if…

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Vivienne Westwood Gives Virgin Atlantic Crew an Eco-Friendly Makeover

THE FRIENDLY SKIES For ground staff, Westwood has designed bags composed of recycled canvas, reused roadside banners, leather offcuts, and recycled brass. Part of a collaboration with…

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Vivienne Westwood Chooses Winning Flag to Be Planted at North Pole

FLAG FOR THE FUTURE Bartrisyia’s winning design, which features seven colored doves and an Arctic starflower, will be reproduced in titanium before it’s planted four…

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Vivienne Westwood to Duchess Kate: Buy Less

Dame Vivienne Westwood has only one piece of counsel for the erstwhile Kate Middleton: Buy less. “I don’t have any advice to her, except I think it would be great if she…

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Vivienne Westwood's Tips for Living Sustainably in Style

Don’t call Dame Vivienne Westwood an environmental activist. The legendary British designer prefers the term “freedom fighter,” according to an interview with Metro on…

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Sh!t Dame Vivienne Westwood Says: Greatest Hits Edition

ON TRAVEL AND ART “I try to concentrate on quality clothing and accessories that are worth having, and to get my people to take less trips by air and stay longer each time they…

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Dame Vivienne Westwood: People Look Ugly Wearing "Disposable Crap"

“People have never looked so ugly as they do today. We just consume far too much.. I’m talking about all this disposable crap. What I’m saying is buy less, choose…

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Dame Vivienne Westwood Pledges £1 Million to Tackle Climate Change

Dame Vivienne Westwood has never been one to shy away from a sound byte, but the doyenne of British fashion is finally putting her money where her mouth is. After voicing frustration…

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Vivienne Westwood Debuts Upcycled Bags for Ethical Fashion Africa

WESTWOOD HO! The Autumn/Winter 2011 range carries 14 different styles of bags and accessories, for men and women. By working with the United Nations International Trade Centre, Westwood…

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Vivienne Westwood Believes in Quality Over Quantity, Also Art Galleries

“What I’m really saying is, buy less and choose well. I would like quality rather than quantity. I don’t believe growth is okay if it means one man’s advantage is another…

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Vivienne Westwood Teams Up With Marie Claire, People Tree on Dress That Benefits Rainforests

Dame Vivienne Westwood said it best: “buy less, choose well.” The legendary British designer has partnered with Marie Claire on a limited-edition T-shirt dress to draw…

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Designer Vivienne Westwood: Global Warming Will Make L.A. Uninhabitable in 20 Years

“I try to use my voice to tell people of the danger of climate change, we are an endangered species. Within one generation, Los Angeles will be uninhabitable if people don’t do…

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Vivienne Westwood May Stop Designing to Focus on Climate Change

“I don’t know. It’s very time-consuming, and I really am trying to do something about climate change. It’s the most vital thing we can be thinking about. My husband and I go…

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