Fall/Winter 2010

Pachacuti Adds Fedoras, Cloches to Its Fair-Trade Panama Hat Collection

Parachuti may be internationally recognized for its fair-trade-certified Panama hats, but the British topper-maker has added several new styles to its assortment, just in time for…

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Beautiful Soul’s Spring 2011 Line Offers Grace Kelly With an Asian Twist

Nicola Woods of Beautiful Soul chose to sit out the runway action at London Fashion Week this season. Instead, the British designer pulled together a team of like-minded creatives to…

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Salty Philips Marries Savile Row Tailoring With Sustainability

With abstract cuts and modern uses of color, Salty Philip is a label on the cusp of exploding onto the eco-fashion scene. Designer Lynn MacPherson founded the Dublin-based brand just…

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Hessnatur by Eviana Hartman: Modular Eco-Fashion That's Twice as Nice

Fashion houses, designers, and writers live in the future. Although summer has everyone a-swelter, we zapped forward in time recently for a sneak peek at how fall fashion will shape up,…

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Hip-Hop Star Pharrell Launches Jackets Made From Recycled PET Bottles

A recording artist, musician, rapper, producer, and fashion designer, Pharrell Williams is the consummate multihyphenate entertainer. One appellation we didn’t see coming?…

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Much A.D.O. Over Herb-Dyed, Ayurvedic Clothing That Heals All Ailments

Can your dress reduce high blood pressure? Will your pants ease eczema or psoriasis? According to India’s Ayurvastra tradition—literally “life dress” in Sanskrit—…

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EDUN Relaunches With 2010 Pre-Fall Menswear Collection

Despite the rock-star muscle, marquee-name prestige, and moneyed start that launched EDUN into the stratosphere half a decade ago, the ethical fashion label has weathered a trying…

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Mother Maria Brings Eco-Fashion to Australia (By Way of Paris)

For Aussie label Mother Maria, baguettes met boomerangs to inspire one of the most charming collections of the season. Defined by chic shapes and feminine details,…

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9 Eco-Fashion Designers Showing at the Designers & Agents Green Room

GREEN D&A Please join Ecouterre from May 3-5, 2010, as we co-host the Green Room at Designers & Agents in New York City. Featuring emerging eco-friendly designers such as…

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Bodkin's Eviana Hartman to Design Fall 2010 Collection for Hessnatur

Eviana Hartman of Bodkin with Wolf Luedge, CEO of Hessnatur Seeing double? You and us both. Eco-fashion designer Eviana Hartman of Bodkin is working on a capsule collection for ethical…

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Simply Chic: Modaspia Breathes New Life into Reclaimed Italian Fabrics

You may not be able to coax a geriatric canine into performing new tricks, but old fabrics? That’s a different story. Ursula Dean, the designer behind Modaspia, takes…

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Deborah Lindquist Makes "Playable" Bustiers From Recycled Cassette Tape

Photos by Glenn Campbell If there was any doubt that some things are just better in pairs (see: peanut butter and jelly, Batman and Robin, Cheech and Chong), eco-designer Deborah…

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Mr. Larkin Pays Tribute to Fallen Fairies for Its Fall 2010 Eco-Fashion Line

Think “eco-fashion” and Tori Amos and Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs don’t exactly spring to mind. But the music icons are precisely who Mr. Larkin’s Casey…

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Rianne de Witte Lets "Sophisticated Moths" Take Flight for Autumn 2010

London Fashion Week may have been aflutter with Ada Zanditon’s bat-inspired eco fashion, but it was Paris that laid claim to Rianne de Witte’s “sophisticated…

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Study NY by Tara St. James' Fall/Winter 2010 Collection Wants It Both Ways

Study NY by Tara St. James‘ Fall/Winter 2010 collection has a hidden split personality. If it isn’t enough that most pieces can be worn two or three different ways, each…

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Karl Lagerfeld Ships 265 Ton Artic Iceberg to Paris for Fashion Show

Photo by Wallpaper A political statement about climate change was the last thing on Karl Lagerfeld’s mind when he trotted Chanel’s Fall/Winter 2010 collection in front of a…

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Adie & George: Local, Eco-Knitwear by Mr. Larkin, Permacouture Institute

Adie and George never had the pleasure of each other’s acquaintance but that hasn’t stopped their granddaughters from playing retroactive matchmaker. Casey Larkin (Mr.…

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Christopher Raeburn's Upcycled Military Garments Are Ready For Anything

Christopher Raeburn was all over London Fashion Week’s‘s HQ at Somerset House this year, with not one but three displays throughout the exhibition. Having admired…

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