Gallery: Have a Garment With a Story? Participate in a “Local Wisdom” Phot...

These are the people Fletcher wants to talk to. "This project celebrates the people who are finding riches and abundance within the limits of the stuff they already own," she says. "In tough economic times many are questioning whether our thirst for material goods is actually making us happy. Evidence suggests that it can actually undermine our capacity to enjoy them, so the challenge explored by Local Wisdom is how to pace consumption rather than maximize it.”

Read the rest of this entry »

Leave a Comment

Please keep your comments relevant to this blog entry. Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments.

Please note that gratuitous links to your site are viewed as spam and may result in removed comments.

Add your comments

NEW USER

Sign me up for weekly Ecouterre updates

CURRENT USERS LOGIN

Lost your password?

  • Welcome to Ecouterre.com, your online guide
    to the best ideas, innovations and emerging
    trends in eco fashion, sustainable style,
    organic beauty and ethical apparel.

    get the free Ecouterre newsletter

  • follow ecouterre on:

  • The EDUN Runway at New York Fashion Week Was a Brand New Start

  • Ecouterre on Facebook
  • Ecouterre Video

    The Latest Eco-Fashions from the Green Shows at New York Fashion Week



    The Green Shows at New York Fashion Week