From Somewhere

36 Eco-Fashion Predictions for 2016

ECO-FASHION ORACLES 1. Marie-Claire Daveu (Kering) 2. Simone Cipriani (Ethical Fashion Initiative) 3. Livia Firth (Eco-Age, Green Carpet Challenge) 4. Lewis Perkins (Cradle to Cradle…

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39 Eco-Fashion Predictions for 2015

ECO-FASHION ORACLES 1. Marie-Claire Daveu (Kering) 2. Simone Cipriani (Ethical Fashion Initiative) 3. Lewis Perkins (Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute) 4. Livia Firth…

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Topshop Launches Third Upcycled "Reclaim to Wear" Collection

Upcycling must be paying off for Topshop. The British high-street retailer is launching its third “Reclaim to Wear” capsule collection, derived from production offcuts and…

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Upcycling Fashion Store Showcases Europe's Finest Sustainable Designs

Photos by Chiara Bonetti From DIY trendsetters to high-end designers, upcycling has become a sustainable new trend within the fashion industry. The Upcycling Fashion Store in Berlin has…

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From Somewhere Unveils New Look, Collaborators for Autumn 2013

EVERYTHING OLD IS NEW AGAIN Accompanying the label’s revival is From Somewhere’s Autumn/Winter 2013 collection, imbued with “new energy” from designer Brandy…

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Fashion "World Changer" Orsola De Castro Speaks Out On Textile Waste

In a perfect world, designers would have the ability to address all the environmental and social challenges fashion faces them with. For From Somewhere designer Orsola de Castro,…

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Top 7 Recycled Fashion Designs of 2012 (Vote for the Most Creative!)

We couldn’t include all our refashioned favorites. Drop by our archives for any stories you may have missed…

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From Somewhere Upcycles Speedo's Olympic Swimsuits Into "Unity" Gown

If there’s one event that makes you feel one with the world, it’s the Olympics. From Somewhere obviously caught the spirit. The British fashion label partnered with Speedo…

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Topshop Introduces Upcycled "Reclaim to Wear" Collection for Summer

RECLAMATION PROJECT “This is the first step towards the creation of zero-waste design collections,” says Orsola de Castro, who co-founded From Somewhere with Filippo Ricci…

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"Queen of Upcycling" Orsola de Castro's Tips for Emerging Designers

Ecouterre is the official media sponsor of the 2012 EcoChic Design Award If you haven’t heard of upcycled clothing, you will soon. Just last month, the International Herald…

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Yooxygen Launches Estethica Shop-in-Shop for London Fashion Week

Goodone transforms hand-picked, locally sourced, and recycled fabrics into stunning one-of-a-kind clothing. Henrietta Ludgate’s Highland ancestry informs her designs, which…

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14 Eco-Friendly Bikinis, Swimsuits, Board Shorts to Splash Into Summer

COOL SUMMER We hate swimsuit shopping as much as the next person, but these 14 eco-friendly bikinis, one-pieces, and board shorts make it easy to handle the chore with grace—no matter…

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Speedo, From Somewhere Launch Full Range of Upcycled Swimsuit Couture

DIVING IN Besides the unlikely marriage of swimwear and haute couture, From Somewhere and Speedo are also making history with a new sartorial concept. “The range comprises a wide…

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Estethica Brings Sustainable, Ethical Design to London Fashion Week

BRITISH ETHICS For the past 10 seasons, London Fashion Week’s Estethica showcase has prided itself for nurturing ethical fashion design in Britain and abroad. Estethica returned…

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Estethica's Spring 2011 Press Day Checks Pulse of British Ethical Fashion

ETHICAL FASHION TODAY Bring ethical-fashion movers and shakers together and the conversation is bound to get interesting. That was the case with the Estethica Press Day on Dec. 8, an…

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A Royal Eco-Wedding, CoverGirl Goes Green, Westwood's Unwashed Ways

Forget a white wedding, says fashion journalist Tamsin Blanchard. Queen-to-be Kate should take a page from Prince Charles and opt for a local, green designer like Orsola de Castro,…

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14 Sustainable Designers at Estethica Spring/Summer 2011

ECSTATIC OVER ETHICS Estethica, the leading sustainable-fashion showcase, returned to London Fashion Week this month for its ninth season. The four-year-strong exhibition has become the…

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Ethical Labels Rally at London Fashion Week's First Sustainable Catwalk

Fashion loves an epiphany, and for the tireless few who labor to bring ethical fashion to the masses, the sustainable catwalk that the British Fashion Council organized for London…

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