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Eco-Fashion Shows

Deola, Clan Bring Nigerian Mother-Daughter Style to NY Fashion Week

The show opened with a dazzling retrospective of pieces inspired by Sagoe’s 25-year career. From luxe Russian-doll skirts and voluminous shoulders in bold African fabrics to…

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For Daniel Silverstein, "Zero Waste," U.S-Made Fashion Makes 100% Sense

Whether you’re an avid reality television viewer or a follower of eco-fashion, the name Daniel Silverstein is probably on your radar. The charismatic, near-prodigy level graduate…

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Greenpeace Demands Toxic-Free Luxury at Fall 2014 Milan Fashion Week

LUXURY DETOX Versace received a special call-out this morning when Greenpeace volunteers opened a second banner emblazoned with the message “Versace Detox now!” Greenpeace…

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LAST DAY: Helpsy, Market 605 Toast Slow Fashion With Ethical Pop-Up

As New York Fashion Week kicked off, a private party at Market605, hosted by sustainable e-commerce site Helpsy offered attendees a chance to meet the shop’s designers while…

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Alexander Wang Fetes Chameleon Fabrics at Fall 2014 NY Fashion Week

The outer boroughs aren’t your typical New York Fashion Week destination. Yet like a 21st-century Pied Paper, Alexander Wang drew the fashion cavalcade from its Lincoln Center…

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CuteCircuit Brings Wearable Technology to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

LIGHTS, ACTION! “The most amazing thing is that we managed to make the technology invisible—so invisible that not even the models realized they were wearing technology until…

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Modu Borrows From the Boys at Fall 2014 Launch NYC Fashion Week

MASCULINE FEMININITY Modu produces its garments in New York City—Mo and Du wouldn’t have it any other way. “Throughout the development of our first collection for Modu, we…

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Mimi NY Turns Antique Textiles Into Couture at Launch NYC Fashion Week

AMAZING LACE It’s in the literal transfiguration of these “forgotten fragments” that designer Mimi Prober finds her inspiration. Her one-of-a-kind works, which she…

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Heart & Noble's Laser-Cut Jewelry Punches Up Launch NY Fashion Week

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Vaunt & Sol is an Artist's Palette at Fall 2014 Launch NYC Fashion Week

ARTIST’S STUDIO “Every single material has some story to it,” said Nicole Vaunt and Najva Sol told Ecouterre after the show. The duo favors mostly bio-based fabrics…

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Abacaxi Brings the Himalayan Desert to Launch NYC Fashion Week

DESERT CACTUS For her Fall/Winter 2014 collection, designer Sheena Sood drew from the Himalayan desert of Ladakh for inspiration. Evoking the Indo-Tibetan Buddhist monasteries she saw…

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Organic by John Patrick Shoots for the Moon at Fall 2014 NY Fashion Week

Over the years we’ve seen designer Organic by John Patrick channel everything from urban traipses through Manhattan’s East Village to 19th century British photographs. This…

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Pharrell, G-Star Raw Create Denim Made From Recycled Ocean Plastic

RAW FOR THE OCEANS “Working with G-Star was an obvious choice, because they have a legacy of pushing the boundaries of fashion and denim forward,” Williams said.…

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Activists Project Photos of Rana Plaza Victims at New York Fashion Week

COST OF FASHION Protestors also marched upon The Children’s Place, one of several retailers, along with Walmart, JCPenney, and Mango, that have failed to compensate victims of the…

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FEED Projects Previews Luxury "Heritage" Collection at NY Fashion Week

FEED Projects is going heritage with a new collection of leather bags. Unveiled by the brand’s founder, Lauren Bush Lauren, at the Explorers Club in Manhattan at New York Fashion…

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Kick Off NY Fashion Week With Fashion Revolution Day's Eco-Chic Soiree

Ecouterre is an official media sponsor of Fashion Revolution Day. Kick off New York Fashion Week in sustainable style on Friday with Fashion Revolution Day, a worldwide movement that…

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Are Givenchy's Glitter Masks the Next Big Fashion Trend?

The models at Givenchy at Spring/Summer 2014 Paris Fashion Week dazzled the crowd with their crystalline faces designed by makeup artist Pat McGrath. But sometimes beauty is no easy…

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Adidas by Stella McCartney Fetes Sustainability at London Fashion Week

ACTIVE ECO Adidas says it employed “advanced, eco-friendly” cutting techniques to ensure that at least 95 percent of the fabric went into the final product. (The industry…

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