Paris

7 Things to Know About H&M's 2016 Conscious Exclusive Collection

TWO SIDES Of course, Gedda is telling us all this in Paris, capital of fashion and l’amour. At a gilded, frieze-adorned ballroom at the Westin, where H&M is hosting members…

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Livia Firth Honors Eco-Activism With Green Carpet Challenge Awards

As the world’s nations hammered out a new climate-change deal in Paris on Monday, a more intimate gathering of minds was taking place on rue Saint-Honoré. At a dinner for 20 at…

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11,000 Pairs of Shoes "March" for Support Against Climate Change

Photo by Laurent Cipriani for the Associated Press After the French government cancelled demonstrations in Paris citing security in the wake of the November 13 terrorism attacks,…

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Are Givenchy's Glitter Masks the Next Big Fashion Trend?

The models at Givenchy at Spring/Summer 2014 Paris Fashion Week dazzled the crowd with their crystalline faces designed by makeup artist Pat McGrath. But sometimes beauty is no easy…

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Issey Miyake Creates Heat-Retaining Menswear From Recycled Polyester

Issey Miyake’s timing couldn’t be more apt. As temperatures at Paris Men’s Fashion Week plunged below zero on Thursday—and the City of Lights faced its worst…

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Alexander McQueen Takes Up Beekeeping at Paris Fashion Week

Alexander McQueen’s Sarah Burton gave Paris Fashion Week attendees something to buzz home about. Bees, butterflies, honeycombs, and wildflowers flitted down the runway in a…

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Converse, Missoni Recycle Deadstock Fabrics Into One-of-a-Kind Sneakers

CONVERSE x MISSONI ARCHIVE Gary Card, a London-based set designer and illustrator, borrowed cues from the collection’s “star chevron” logo to create his oversized shoe…

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2012 Ethical Fashion Show Paris to Showcase Sustainability, Innovation

This year’s Ethical Fashion Show Paris will be showcasing innovative designs from all over the world; European designers make up a good half of the show, but Africa, Asia and…

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Promote Ethical Cotton by Riding From London to Paris in the "Great Fashion Cycle"

Saddle up your bicycles, boys and girls, because it’s time for another round of “The Great Fashion Cycle,” an annual charity ride from London to Paris to raise…

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Eon Promotes Supply-Chain Transparency, Gunslinging for Fall 2012

CALAMITY JANE Their fateful excursion resulted in a lineup of dresses, tops, bodysuits, and leggings characterized by loose volumes, luxe fabrics, and artisanal embellishments. Mineral…

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With Cost of Cotton Rising, Designers Turn to Blended Alternatives

Photo by Thomas Euler The latest trend to emerge from Paris has less to do with hemlines and everything with the soaring cost of raw cotton, according to a report by Women’s Wear…

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Stitch, Bitch, and Have a Cuppa at This Parisian "Sweat Shop"

Photo by the New York Times Don’t worry, you won’t find gym bunnies or little girls hunched over sewing machines at this “sweat shop.” In true Parisian style,…

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Ekovaruhuset Eco-Fashion Boutique Opens In Paris!

ATTENTION TOUT ECO-FASHIONISTAS FRANCAIS! Although eco-fashion is fairly ubiquitous by now, surprisingly little can be found in the birthplace of fashion and couture: Paris. But now…

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