eco-fashion collaborations

FIRST LOOK: Reformation's Eco-Friendly Partywear for Net-a-Porter

PARTY CHIC Sarah Rutson, vice president of global buying at Net-a-Porter, described the range as “cool” and “contemporary,” with “effortless party pieces…

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Philippe Starck Designs Recycled—And Recyclable—Flip-Flops for Ipanema

Philippe Starck’s line of flip-flops for Ipanema may not make you taller, tanner, younger, or lovelier, but they’re bound to leave an “ahh” or two in their wake.…

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Adidas, Parley Giving Away 50 Pairs of Shoes Made From Ocean Plastic

TAKE BACK THE OCEAN “This Adidas x Parley running shoe is already iconic,” Eric Liedtke, Adidas Group executive board member responsible for global brands, said in a statement.…

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Camper, Ethical Fashion Initiative Collaborate on Ethiopian-Made Shoes

SHOES WITH SOUL “We are extremely pleased to work with Camper, a family-owned company with strong values and a long-term perspective on our collaboration,” Simone Cipriani, head…

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Levi's is Making Jeans From Discarded Fishing Nets, Used Carpets

Levi’s and Aquafil, an Italian company that recycles waste materials into good-as-virgin nylon fiber, are making beautiful jeans together. First up: A version of Levi’s 522…

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Vans, Charlotte Stone Create Eco-Friendly Recycled Sneakers

ECO KICKS Although Stone usually works with leather, she decided on a different tack. “With the Vans project, I had to think about how to make them special without using leather,…

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Pleats Please Issey Miyake, Native Shoes Debut Cruelty-Free Sneakers

SUMMER KICKS Pleats Please, Miyake’s paean to the grace and simplicity of the pleat, feature permanently pressed garments that conform to the body and adapt to movement while…

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Blake Lively...Eco-Fashion Designer?

Blake Lively…eco-fashion designer? The Age of Adaline star took to her Instagram account on Tuesday to reveal the first of 12 pieces she created in collaboration with Amour Vert,…

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Nau, Snow Peak Launch Apparel That Marries Tokyo, Portland Design

EXCHANGE PROGRAM Both Portland-based Nau and Japan-founded Snow Peak are driven by a spirit of adventure. Nate Borne, general manager at Snow Peak, describes his average customer as…

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Vans Collaborates With Della to Create Socially Conscious Batik Sneakers

Too hot for boots, too cool for sandals? Split the difference with a pair of batik-print sneakers from Vans. Produced in partnership with Della, a fair-trade label that employs artisans…

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Able Made: A Collab-Friendly E-Boutique That Propels Social Change

Suzanne McKenzie, Able Made’s Founder, CEO and Creative Director, describes her company as a retail platform where creative innovators and designers join forces to support causes…

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Hanky Panky, Gwen Stefani's L.A.M.B. Collaborate on U.S.-Made Lingerie

Gwen Stefani has some cheek. Despite the imminent birth of her third child, the musician-slash-fashion-entrepreneur announced Tuesday a collaboration between her L.A.M.B. label and…

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Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop Creates Eco-Fashion Collection With Amour Vert

AMOUR VERT x GOOP “We are thrilled to be collaborating with goop on this exclusive collection,” says Linda Balti, who founded Amour Vert with her husband, Christoph Frehsee. “This…

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Vivienne Westwood, LUSH Collaborate on "Climate Revolution" Scarf

Vivienne Westwood is staging a climate revolution at LUSH. The legendary British designer has linked arms with the natural-beauty firm to create a limited-edition “Climate…

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Shwood Eyewear Collaborates With Mercedes-Benz for NY Fashion Week

Shwood stepped out at Lincoln Center on Friday with a Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week debut of its own. The Portland-based eyewear company conspired with the luxury automaker (and longtime…

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Stella McCartney, Gwyneth Paltrow Teaming Up on Mystery Project

Longtime besties—and fellow holistic mamas—Gwyneth Paltrow and Stella McCartney are cooking up a mystery. The actress-turned-lifestyle-guru and fashion designer will be…

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Nasty Gal Teams Up With Reformation to Create Upcycled Cool-Girl Looks

REFORM SCHOOL A black-and-white polka-dot jumpsuit dares to bear a plunging V-neck halter. A satin bomber jacket is soda-fountain-ready with “Girls” embroidered in…

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Suno, Shantell Martin's Ethically Made T-Shirt, Dress Benefit Arts Education

The New York based design label Suno, and british-born artist Shantell Martin have recently teamed up to design a limited-edition T-shirt and dress in efforts to raise money for their…

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