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Rumor has it that Emma Watson’s ethical fashion aspirations are on hold—that is, if gossip from the Daily Mail is to be believed. An unnamed source claims that the Harry Potter actress, who co-designed three seasons’ worth of styles for People Tree, is disappointed by lackluster sales. “Even at knockdown prices, the clothes were still sitting on the shelves,” the mole told the British tabloid on Saturday.” Despite appearances, Watson’s involvement with the fair-trade pioneer wasn’t your average celebrity vanity project. Watson helped select the fabrics, colors, and silhouettes; modeled the finished looks; and even flew to Bangladesh to visit the slums homes of Dhaka with Safia Minney, People Tree’s founder and CEO.

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