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7 Cruelty-Free Down Alternatives to Cocoon Yourself In This Winter

MAMMOTH OUTERWEAR The vegan’s answer to Canada Goose, Mammoth Outewear uses synthetic PrimaLoft Gold Insulation to mimic the packability, warmth, and softness of goose down. The…

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Nau Debuts Recycled Down Insulation for Jackets, Coats

DOWN BUT NOT OUT In January 2014, Nau was among the companies that rallied around the “Responsible Down Standard,” a chain-of-custody process established by The North Face…

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Adidas, Nau, REI, Timberland Commit to Responsible Down Standard

Adidas, Nau, REI, Timberland are among the latest outdoor-apparel brands to rally around the Responsible Down Standard, according to an announcement at the Outdoor Retailer show in Salt…

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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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7 Eco-Friendly Raincoats to Weather April Showers

CAPED CRUSADER Designed by the Providence-based company that bears the same name, Cleverhood is a high-performance rain cape manufactured in the Northeast from waterproof yet breathable…

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14 Eco-Friendly Father's Day Gifts to Show Pops He's Tops

SUN BLOCK Protect Pop’s peepers with a pair of fire-engine-red sunglasses from Waiting for the Sun. An update of the classic Wayfarer, the shades combine the lightweight…

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14 Eco-Friendly Raincoats for Tackling April Showers in Style

INDUSTRIAL STRENGTH Stutterheim’s unisex raincoat isn’t just a classic Swedish design, it’s also handmade in one of the nation’s few remaining textile factories.…

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Cocona: Vegan-Friendly Outerwear Insulation Made From Coconut Husks

COCONA\ˈkōˈkōnˈä\ n 1 a:Trademarked name for a lightweight, breathable fiber derived from coconut-husk waste discarded by the food-service industry. b: Reduced to charcoal,…

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GIVEAWAY: Win Chic Cycling Gear From Nau (Worth $530!)

As harrowing as your bicycle commute is, it’s no Tour de France, so who says you have to dress the part? Leave the spandex for some other hapless two-wheeler. If…

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VIDEO: Actor Adrian Grenier Curates Eco-Fashion Sale on Gilt Man

Entourage hottie Adrian Grenier and SHFT, the green lifestyle website he founded with film producer Peter Glatzer, have teamed up with Gilt Man to curate a shop of sustainable picks,…

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Nau, Klean Kanteen’s Reusable Water Bottle Eliminates Paint, Plastic

Two of our favorite brands demonstrate that it’s not so much what you put in, but what you leave out that makes a product. Case in point? Nau and Klean Kanteen’s new…

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14 Eco-Friendly iPad 2 Cases, Sleeves, and Bags

PAD YOUR ‘PAD If an iPad 2 is in your future, then make it go the distance with one of these 14 eco-friendly cases and bags. From cushy frames assembled from recycled cork to…

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11 Eco-Chic Travel Essentials for the Conscious Jet-setter

Paging all corporate jet-setters: We hate to break it to you, but sweats and flip-flops aren’t going to cut it in business class. Achieve a comfortable—dare we say…

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Nau's iPad "Stash," Made From Recycled Wool, Doubles as a Stand

Tech junkies with a soft spot for their iPad can reciprocate the warm fuzzies by outfitting their go-to gadget in the “Pad Stash” from Nau. Die-cut from 100 percent recycled…

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7 Eco-Friendly Jackets, Coats to Help You Stay Warm, Look Cool

COLD SNAP Baby it’s cold outside, but unless you’re planning on hibernating this winter, we recommend packing some heavy insulation. If your frost-fighting wardrobe could…

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KeoK’jay: Fair-Trade Eco-Fashion by HIV-Positive Women in Cambodia

In a country fraught with struggle and strife, hope has a new name: KeoK’jay. The socially conscious enterprise offers handmade, fair-trade designs with style to spare, while…

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How Do You Define "Sustainable Fashion," Exactly?

YOU SAY PO-TAY-TO “Sustainable,” “eco,” organic,” “ethical”—keeping track of the plethora of “green” (there’s another one!)…

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Take It Off! Eco-Fashion Steals and Deals for Earth Day 2010

Photo by Nau Penny pinchers rejoice! Some of our favorite eco-fashion labels and boutiques are whittling down prices in honor of Earth Day’s 40th anniversary. We’re…

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