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Win Two Free Passes to FIT's Sustainable Fashion Symposium

Paying a visit to New York City next week? Drop by the Fashion Institute of Technology on July 10 and help kick off Connecting the Dots, a three-day symposium about the positive impacts…

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6 Emerging Eco-Friendly Brands at Designers & Agents Los Angeles

SURPLUS As its name implies, Surplus specializes in jewelry made from unwanted scraps of steel and other discarded items. Harriet McNamara creates all of her pieces by hand,…

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10 Emerging Green Brands Appearing at Designers & Agents' Green Room

COLLINA STRADA Proof that eco-conscious accessories can look just as on-trend as mass-made ones, Collina Strada’s line of bold bags fuses pops of color with modern silhouettes.…

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Join Ethical Fashion Academy, Ecouterre in a Dialog About Slow Fashion

Join the Ethical Fashion Academy, author-academic Sass Brown, Centre for Social Innovation’s Carmen Artigas, Helpsy’s Rachel Kibbe, and designers Organic by John Patrick,…

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Join Textile Arts Center, Sewing Seeds for a Night of Art, Natural Dyes

Join the Textile Arts Center in Manhattan on April 26 for a “Night of Color” in benefit of “Sewing Seeds,” an educational initiative designed to boost the…

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H&M's "Conscious Talk" Highlights Fashion's Role in a Sustainable Future

Depending on whom you ask, H&M is either the problem or the solution. The Swedish retailer isn’t just any apparel firm, after all. When it comes perpetuating our culture of…

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Watch H&M's "Conscious Talk" Panel Live From Vogue's HQ in NYC!

Join Honest By founder Bruno Pieters, Loomstate designer Scott Mackinlay Hahn, the magnificent Julie Gilhart, Parsons School of Fashion’s Simon Collins, H&M head of…

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Liz Collins Uses Upcycled Knits to Explore "Void" in Fashion Consumption

New York based artist and designer Liz Collins creates groundbreaking structural and surreal designs using machine knitting. Her latest exhibit, “The Void,” examines fashion…

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December Eco-Fashion Events in New York City

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so make things merry and bright by choosing sustainable fashion this gift-giving season. To lend a hand, here’s a listing of free…

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Vote for the Winner of EcoChic Design Award at Shanghai Fashion Week!

Ecouterre is the official media sponsor of the 2012 EcoChic Design Award. Vote for the 2012 recipient of China’s EcoChic Design Award! Redress, the Hong Kong-based nonprofit…

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2012 Ethical Fashion Show Paris to Showcase Sustainability, Innovation

This year’s Ethical Fashion Show Paris will be showcasing innovative designs from all over the world; European designers make up a good half of the show, but Africa, Asia and…

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NYC Event: Full-Day Sustainable Fashion Symposium at FIT Tomorrow

Photo by CrOp by David Peck Ready to talk sustainable fashion? Chin-wag with the industry experts at “Sustainable Fashion: Fiber to Fabulous,” a full-day symposium tomorrow…

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How the Rio+20 Summit Proposes Changing the World Through Fashion

Though the role of the apparel industry in sustainable development has not made it into the final Rio+20 text, it was the topic of conversation among the fashion industry…

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Promote Ethical Cotton by Riding From London to Paris in the "Great Fashion Cycle"

Saddle up your bicycles, boys and girls, because it’s time for another round of “The Great Fashion Cycle,” an annual charity ride from London to Paris to raise…

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9 Emerging Eco-Fashion Designers at Designers & Agents Los Angeles

CABOCLO Hand made in the north of Brazil, each pair of Caboclo shoes is made from reclaimed tire soles and naturally-treated leather. + Caboclo PIECE x PIECE Recognizing the waste…

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British Designers Fete Wearable Sculptures at WWF's "Pandamonium"

WHERE THE WILD THINGS WERE Guests such as Ben Fogle and Miranda Richardson noshed on catered bites by Kofler and Kompanie, knocked back flutes of champagne, and watched an open-air…

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10 Emerging Eco-Designers at the Designers & Agents Green Room

SUSAN WOO Made in New York City’s Garment District, Susan Woo’s eponymous womenswear comprises organic cotton dobby, cellulose-derived Tencel and Enka viscose, silk crepe de…

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Hollywood Celebrates Eco-Fashion at Global Green U.S.A.'s Pre-Oscar Party

STAR ATTRACTIONS Besides empowering messages from eco-luminaries and performances by singers such as Sheila E., designer Oliver Tolentino took a turn on the catwalk. One of the…

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