eco-friendly sweaters

Vaute's Recycled-Cotton Aran Sweaters Are an Animal Lover's Dream

Can’t or won’t wear wool? Vaute’s vintage-inspired fisherman’s sweaters are the non-sheep treat you seek. Composed of 80 percent recycled cotton, derived from…

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Zady Launches Private Label Eco-Clothing for Men

So the menfolk don’t feel left out, ethical e-tailer Zady has launched its first private-label clothing items for gents. Featuring an alpaca sweater and an organic-cotton…

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Study 34: Ethical, Minimal-Waste Knitwear Made With Deadstock Yarns

Fighting “fast fashion” while making fashion-forward garments from recycled materials, England’s Study 34 is taking the fashion world by storm. Founded by Eleanor…

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Outerknown, Surfer Kelly Slater's Eco-Menswear Brand, is Here

DAPPER THREADS Despite its surfer roots, Outerknown isn’t hawking $20 graphic T-shirts. Far from it. With offerings that include recycled-polyester bomber jackets, wool-cashmere…

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Zady Exposes Its Supply Chain, Calls for "Sourced In" Movement

#KNOWYOURSOURCE The call to action coincides with the launch of Zady’s “Essential Collection” women’s sweater, the first in a line of projected private-label…

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Reformation Debuts Sustainable Alpaca Knitwear Collection

GET COZY Reformation sources its fiber from small family-owned ranches. Because each alpaca is given an acre of land to graze on, it says, the grassland has time to regenerate. It also…

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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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14 British Designers Create Hand-Knit Sweaters for Save the Children

The Woolly Big Text Auction couldn’t be simpler. Entrants just have to text the relevant designer name along with the amount they want to bid in British pence to 78484. They give an…

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Appalatch Launches Custom-Fit Sweaters, Ethically Made in the U.S.A.

3D printing is all the rage in the tech and design world, making everything from jewelry, sunglasses, furniture, buildings and even food, but has only barely been used to make clothes.…

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Chinti and Parker, Patternity Collaborate on Architecture-Inspired Knitwear

PATTERN RECOGNITION You can credit kismet for bringing the partnership to fruition. “There was a bit of match-making going on,” Anna Singh and Rachael Wood, the creative…

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Istanbul Knits World's Largest Sweater to Promote Energy Conservation

Istanbul’s Bayrampasa municipality has wangled the Guinness World Record for knitting the world’s largest sweater. Inspired by National Sweater Day, which is celebrated in…

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Flint and Tinder's American-Made Hoodie Comes With 10-Year Guarantee

There’s a reason why we have antique stores: stuff used to be made to last. Things have long shifted, however, in favor of a manufacturing business model known as “planned…

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Everlane's Quality-Over-Quantity E-Commerce Model Espouses Less is More

Michael Preysman founded Everlane in November 2011 with the goal of overhauling the typical retail experience. Having quit his job at a venture-capital firm in San Francisco, Preysman…

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Sweaters Hand-Knit by Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Auction for $123,000

Two of the most expensive sweaters sold in Myanmar (also called Burma) were not made by a hot designer–  but instead by National League for Democracy chairperson and former…

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LAST CHANCE: Win $200 Worth of Eco-Friendly Knitwear From Indigenous!

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY! You only have until midnight tonight to enter! We believe in second chances. If you didn’t win a $200 eco-shopping spree at Indigenous the first time…

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14 Eco-Friendly—And Vegan!—Women's Sweaters to Chase the Chill

SHAPE-SORTER All Knitwear’s Annie Larson designs, knits, and assembles every one of eclectic sweater designs to order in her home studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Her patterned…

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GIVEAWAY: Win A $200 Eco-Friendly Shopping Spree at Indigenous!

Ready to do a little holiday shopping? No need to brave the Black Friday crowds to get your hands on a new wardrobe. We’ve teamed up with eco-fashion pioneer Indigenous to give…

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M. Patmos, Club Monaco Collaborate on U.S.A.-Made Cashmere Collection

TWICE AS COZY “I’ve been a fan of Club Monaco since the beginning as they’ve always offered amazing urban staples,” Marcia Patmos, the designer behind M.Patmos, says. “I was…

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