Milan

Regenesi, Dainese Upcycle Old Motorcycle Racing Suits Into Accessories

Feeling a need for speed? Get a danger-free rush from Regenesi’s recent collaboration with Dainese, an Italian firm that specializes in protective motorcycling gear. Unveiled at…

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Greenpeace Demands Toxic-Free Luxury at Fall 2014 Milan Fashion Week

LUXURY DETOX Versace received a special call-out this morning when Greenpeace volunteers opened a second banner emblazoned with the message “Versace Detox now!” Greenpeace…

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C.L.A.S.S.'s Textile Library is Sustainable Fashion's Secret Weapon

Photos by Domenica Peterson for Ecouterre I first met Giusy Bettoni of C.L.A.S.S. two years ago at White Milan, a fashion tradeshow attended by over 16,000 buyers. She had curated a…

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Alcantara: A Carbon-Neutral Faux-Leather Fabric From Italy

ALCANTARA \ˈal kan tära\ n 1 a: A certified-carbon-neutral fabric with the versatility to be used in fashion, automotive, interior decor, and consumer electronics application. b. A…

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Tom Dixon, Adidas Present Multifunctional Travel Gear at Milan Design Week

Photos by Katherine Pascucci for Ecouterre Adidas gave Salon Internazionale de Mobile attendees a sneak peek at its “unprecedented collaboration” with London designer Tom…

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Livia Firth Launches Eco-Fashion Label, Collaborates With C.L.A.S.S. on Green Carpet Challenge Fabric Library

Tinseltown may have rolled up its award-season red carpet, but Livia Firth isn’t one to sit idly by on the sidelines. The Eco Age creative director, who’s married to…

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9 Eco-Fashion Designers at Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2012

KREISI COUTURE At White Goes Green, Kreisi Couture impressed us with its playful and elegant hats. Hungarian designer Krisztina Reisini, who’s inspired by the great Parisian…

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Alienina Repurposes Everyday Scraps Into Extraordinary Jewelry

From trash to treasure; it may be a hip eco-conscious idea, but can garbage be chic? Milan-based Alienina does a damn good job of proving it that thesis. Founded in 2008 by designer…

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