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Zara Permanently Bans Angora, Donates Leftover Stock to Refugees

Photo by 360b/Shutterstock To borrow from the words of Taylor Swift, the world’s largest clothing retailer and angora wool are never, ever getting back together. Like, ever.…

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Lands' End Joins Angora Ban After PETA’s Rabbit-Abuse Exposé

Lands’ End has banned all new angora products following reports by animal-rights campaigners of routine abuse on rabbits farms in China, where 90 percent of the world’s…

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Top 11 Eco-Fashion Milestones of 2013 (Vote for Most Game-Changing)

Feeling nostalgic? Skip back a year for seven of the most ground-breaking eco-fashion stories of 2012… …

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ASOS, Topshop, Stella McCartney Join Angora Ban; Zara Still Holding Out

Shocking undercover footage of alleged rabbit abuse in China may have prompted several of the world’s biggest apparel brands and retailers to declare a moratorium on sourcing…

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Esprit, New Look Follow H&M's Lead, Nix Angora Production

Esprit and New Look have joined H&M in suspending the production of angora-based garments over animal-welfare concerns. The firms’ decision, ostensibly made in the wake of…

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H&M Halts Angora Production In Wake of PETA's Rabbit-Abuse Exposé

H&M has suspended production of all angora products following reports by animal-rights campaigners of routine abuse on rabbits farms in China. The Swedish retailer’s decision…

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GRAPHIC: Shocking PETA Video Shows Fur Ripped From Angora Rabbits

Photo by Shutterstock Investigators at PETA China have just released bone-chilling footage of workers violently ripping rabbit fur from the animals bodies as they scream in pain, to…

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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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Brushed From Bunnies, Ambika's Angora "Furs" Offer Luxury Sans Cruelty

HOP TO IT Angora wool is said to be as soft as cashmere, but eight times as warm as sheep’s wool. Since the launch of her brand, Conroy has gone from two pet rabbits (they would…

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