sustainable design

Urban Kraft Puts a Chic, Urban Twist on the Brown Paper Bag

PAPER FASHION Aesthetics aside, Urban Kraft underscores the bags’ “indestructibility” as their defining feature. Despite the lightweight construction, each carryall is…

Read More >

Go on a "Sourcing Safari" With Fashion Designers Without Borders

WORLD WITHOUT BORDERS What was your inspiration for launching Fashion Designers without Borders? Last year, I launched The Supply Change, which connects big brands with…

Read More >

8 Green Grooming Tips For Guys

For most guys, good grooming habits are a necessity. Unless you’re a lumberjack or a world champion beard grower, shaving face is saving face during the 9-to-5 work week. But even…

Read More >

Kévin Goupil's Cork Bicycle Helmet Offers More Cushion For Your Noggin

So you’re barreling through the streets on your trusty cycle with your Kill Spencer satchel strapped to your back. Blammo! You’re ambushed by an errant metro rail that sends…

Read More >

GIVEAWAY: Win a Canopy Verde Freesia Portfolio Bag (Worth $169!)

Your spring outfits will look simply smashing when you pair them with this breezy Freesia Portfolio (worth $169) from Canopy Verde. Made from an organic cotton/bamboo blend and…

Read More >

Renee Corrick's 6 Degrees: Eco-Fashion Inspired by Aeronautic Engineering

Photo by Drew Brennen Depending on how you look at it, aeronautics has nothing or everything to do with fashion design. In Renee Corrick’s case, it’s undoubtedly the latter,…

Read More >

Eco-Fashion for Locavores: Anna Cohen's Imperial Collection Heads From Ranch to Runway

You’ve probably heard of farm to table, but ranch to runway? Oregonian designer Anna Cohen, who offered a sneak peek at her Fall/Winter 2010 collection at Portland Fashion Week…

Read More >

The GreenShows Bring an Eco-Fashion Force to New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week is always a blur of models, runway shows, parties and, of course, fabulous clothes. But this year, we were delighted to see something we feel very deeply…

Read More >

Killspencer Bags Salvaged From Battle-Tested Materials

In case you missed it, simple utilitarian chic is everywhere in menswear of late, and with rainy days on their way, we’re welcoming the resurgence of goods built to last.…

Read More >

SANS: Is Eco-Fashion an Oxymoron?

Nowadays, calling yourself a “green” clothing line can increase brand awareness, get you new clientele, and rake in the big bucks. So why in the world is avant garde New…

Read More >

GREEN GIFT GUIDE: For Him

Looking for the perfect sustainable gift for the green man in your life? Look no further because we’ve done all the legwork for you with our comprehensive Green Gift Guide for…

Read More >

  • 1