Spring/Summer 2014

Myrrhia Fine Knitwear, Sally Fox Collaborate on Locavore Organic Knits

Each piece created for Myrrhia Resneck’s Spring and Summer 2014 line has a story woven into the fabric. Coming from a family dedicated to the fashion industry and having been…

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Eileen Fisher Unveils Largest Eco-Fashion Collection Yet

C’MON EILEEN The new season represents a “huge, meaningful step” toward Eileen Fisher’s long-term goal of becoming a 70 percent sustainable company by 2020, says…

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Greens: An Argentinean Fashion Label That Combines Style, Sustainability

Photos by Victoria Egurza Finding good quality clothes in Argentina, that are not only beautifully designed but are locally produced, can be problematic. But luckily these amazing…

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Brave GentleMan Debuts Vegan-Friendly Men's Suits for Spring 2014

ETHICAL DANDY “When I decided to stop supporting the wool industry, it became incredibly difficult to find quality men’s suits,” Katcher tells Ecouterre. Most people…

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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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Lily Cole Opens Vivienne Westwood's London Fashion Week Show With an Interpretative Dance About Climate Change

Photo by Joel Ryan for Invision RED OR DEAD “The metaphor was the dance of the red shoes,” Westwood told the Associated Press backstage. Like the dancer snared by her shoes…

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Awaveawake Pays Tribute to Thai Spice Markets at NY Fashion Week

Interviewing Awaveawake designer and stylist Jaclyn Hodes is like once again being at her Spring/Summer 2014 presentation at New York Fashion Week: one leaves dreaming of saturated…

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Suzanne Rae Explores a Futuristic Age of Aquarius at NY Fashion Week

Much like Suzanne Rae’s inspiration for Spring/Summer 2014, the cult classic 2150 A.D. by Thea Alexander, her collection is an exploration into futuristic dress in a utopian…

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J.Crew Reclaims Hurricane-Savaged Boardwalk for Fashion Week Runway

J.Crew’s Spring/Summer 2014 looks may not have been green (alas!), but the ground its models trod on at New York Fashion Week on Tuesday certainly was. The high-street retailer…

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Organic by John Patrick Brings “L’avventura" to New York Fashion Week

Photos by Jill Fehrenbacher for Ecouterre Most people wouldn’t describe L’Avventura, a moody 1960 Italian film about a young woman’s disappearance during a boating…

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Ivana Helsinki Channels "Madison County" at Spring 2014 NY Fashion Week

DOOMED LOVE The runway also saw the debut of a capsule selection of denim, a first for the Ivana Helsinki brand, which manufactures its wares in a family-operated atelier in downtown…

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Kowtow's "Silent Space" Collection Borrows From Japanese Architecture

Inspired by the work of Japanese architect Tadao Ando, this stylish collection from Kowtow echos forms of simplicity and beauty. The collection is aptly named The Silent Space, a zone…

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