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Everlane's Quality-Over-Quantity E-Commerce Model Espouses Less is More

Michael Preysman founded Everlane in November 2011 with the goal of overhauling the typical retail experience. Having quit his job at a venture-capital firm in San Francisco, Preysman…

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Makers' Row: An Online Database That Links Designers With U.S. Manufacturers

Makers’ Row wants to make it easier for businesses to produce their goods in the United States. The New York City-based startup has launched an online database that seeks to…

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30 Eco-Fashion Predictions for 2013

ECO-FASHION ORACLES 1. Lucy Siegle (The Guardian, Green Carpet Challenge, To Die For: Is Fashion Wearing Out the World?) 2. Summer Rayne Oakes (Source4Style) 3. Sass Brown (Fashion…

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Announcing the Winners of Ecouterre’s 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards!

Our readers have spoken! Make way for the most awe-inspiring, heart-rending, ground-breaking, game-changing, mind-boggling, and future-forward eco-fashion stories of 2012, as selected…

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Vote for Your Favorite Eco-Fashion and Beauty Stories of 2012!

Photo by Shutterstock With 2012 almost behind us and a brand new decade looming, we took the opportunity to look back on a year’s worth of eco-fashion and beauty stories. Peruse our…

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Top 7 Popular Eco-Fashion Stories of 2012 (Vote for Your Fave!)

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Top 7 Eco-Beauty Milestones of 2012 (Vote for Most Ground-Breaking!)

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Top 7 Eco-Fashion Milestones of 2012 (Vote for Most Game-Changing!)

Feeling nostalgic? Skip back a year for seven of the most ground-breaking eco-fashion stories of 2011… …

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Top 7 WTF Beauty Stories of 2012 (Vote for the Most Shocking!)

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Top 7 WTF Fashion Stories of 2012 (Vote for the Most Deplorable!)

Still think the world isn’t going to hell in a hand-basket? We’ve got more WTF fashion moments than you can shake a stick at in our archives… …

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Top 7 Bizarre Eco-Fashion Stories of 2012 (Vote for the Weirdest!)

Want to do the time warp with us? Check out the most bizarre eco-fashion stories of 2011… …

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Top 7 Recycled Fashion Designs of 2012 (Vote for the Most Creative!)

We couldn’t include all our refashioned favorites. Drop by our archives for any stories you may have missed…

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Top 7 Wearable Technology Concepts of 2012 (Vote for the Coolest!)

Hankering for more wearable innovations? Lose yourself in our archives

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14 Eco-Chic Gifts You Can Make Yourself (DIY Tutorials)

MULTIPLE PERSONALITIES Add instant oomph to an ordinary pair of pumps or flats with a set of shoe clips that fickle pickles can swap at will. + DIY Ruffled Shoe Clips + Capitol…

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"Dirty White Gold's" Leah Borromeo Talks GM Cotton, Farmer Suicides

As Emmy Rossum and Zooey Deschanel like to remind us, cotton is the fabric of our lives. Yet its snow-white facade masks a less-than-rosy reality. Leah Borromeo, a journalist and…

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7 More Last-Minute Halloween Costumes Haunting Your Closet

MARK ZUCKERBERG Score your share of “likes” by aping Facebook’s beleaguered boy-king. COSTUME COMPONENTS Gray T-shirt Hoodie Jeans Adidas fip-flops Downcast…

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10 Biggest Excuses For Not Paying a Living Wage (And Why They Suck)

1. CALCULATING FAIR AND BALANCED WAGE IS IMPOSSIBLE From the workers’ perspective, there is little sense in this argument. The problem of low wages is obvious to workers and many…

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EcoSalon, Textile Arts Center Host a Sustainable Fashion's Night Out

ELIZABETH CLINE Elizabeth Cline was present to sign her latest book, “Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion.” The New York-based journalist explores how…

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