Haiti

FIRST LOOK: Timberland's New Shoes, Bags Made With Recycled Plastic Bottles

PLASTIC FANTASTIC This “unprecedented transparency,” Rosenberger said, will allow Timberland customers to learn about the people, the stories, and the impact behind each…

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Timberland to Make Shoes, Bags From Recycled Plastic Bottles

Timberland is partnering with Thread, a Pittsburgh, Penn.-based manufacturer of sustainable fabrics, to create a collection of footwear and bags crafted from post-consumer recycled…

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Stella Jean Leverages Multicultural Heritage to Empower Women in Need

Stella Jean exploded onto the fashion scene in late 2011 with collections recognized by their juxtaposition of classic silhouettes and bold prints. Representative of her multi-cultural…

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TOMS's New Bag Collection Supports Safer Birth Experiences

BAGS THAT COUNT Part of the proceeds from the collection will go toward maternal and child health programs such as Ayzh and BRAC, which provide training for birth attendants, as well as…

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Local Buttons: Upcycled Clothing, Ethically Made in Haiti With Dignity

Local Buttons have evolved a collection of professional accessories and garments ethically in Haiti to help the local community. The design team launched three years ago with the aim of…

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Way It Should Be: Glamorous Organic Clothing, Made in the U.S.A.

The latest collection from Way It Should Be was launched with an elaborate installation in New York last week when floating mannequins presented the sustainable designs. Behind the new…

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Industrial Revolution II Offers Socially Responsible Manufacturing in Haiti

Post garment factory disasters, supply chain checks, fashion manufacturing smack-downs and more of the mainstream public asking where their clothes are coming from are creating…

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Olivia Wilde, Alternative Apparel's Recycled "Message" Bag Supports Haiti

Olivia Wilde is wild about many things, but chief among them is Haiti, which the actress is helping rebuild after 2010’s devastating earthquake. Wilde, who co-founded Campaign…

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Buy a Pair of PACT's "Winter Lights" Undies, Send a Solar Lantern to Haiti

Light up your night—and help a community in need—with a pair of sustainable skivvies from PACT’s new “Winter Lights” collection. Designed by industrial-design…

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Recycling Old Bras, Eco-Fashion Dire Straits, Faux Fur Pas

Photo by Keep It Up In the Department of Strange But True, you can now recycle your most intimate of intimates through a bra-redistribution program named, quite appropriately, Bosom…

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ONLINE SALE: JulieApple Benefit for Haiti

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NYC EVENT: Himane Raises Money for Haiti

Himane’s Catherine Charlot is a Haitian native and will be holding an event on Jan. 28, 2010 to raise money for those who have been affected by the earthquake: Linger Cafe &…

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Help Haiti Now: Drop Off Your Gently Used Shoes at Any Foot Solutions Store

Photo by Reuters It goes without saying that in the aftermath of Tuesday’s 7.0-magnitude earthquake near the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince, hundreds of thousands of people are…

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