recycled parachutes

Christopher Raeburn Soars at Spring 2014 London Fashion Week

TAKING FLIGHT Raeburn deployed an array of technical fabrics, including decommissioned parachute silk—preserved in its original candy-pink hue—originally used in humanitarian aid…

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Levi's Debuts Trucker Jacket Made in the U.S.A. From Recycled Parachutes

Levi Strauss is moving its “Waste&ltLess” line of apparel beyond recycled plastic bottles. The jean juggernaut unveiled Wednesday a version of its classic trucker…

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Kondakis's Upcycled-Parachute Fashions Help Educate Maasai Girls

REDESIGN “Education is one of the strongest tools one can have in order to create their own future but the girls are being under prioritized in the Maasai community,”…

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Christopher Raeburn Takes Flight at Spring 2013 London Fashion Week

Upcycling impresario Christopher Raeburn returned to London Fashion Week on Sunday with his Spring/Summer 2013 women’s collection—the second he’s dedicated to the fairer…

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ISSI Commissions Artists to Create Colorful Bags From Recycled Fire Hoses

You know what they say: where there’s smoke, there’s gotta be fire. ISSI is one fledgling fashion label that has all five of our alarms a-clanging. For its debut collection,…

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Champion Skateboarder Launches Eco-Friendly C-PAS Menswear Line

As far as career segues go, shifting gears from world champion skateboarder to eco-menswear designer might not be as huge a leap as you might think, particularly if you’re Pierre…

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Christopher Raeburn's Upcycled Military Garments Are Ready For Anything

Christopher Raeburn was all over London Fashion Week’s‘s HQ at Somerset House this year, with not one but three displays throughout the exhibition. Having admired…

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