Levi Strauss has developed a new way to make jeans using 100% recycled water. The denim manufacturer, which applied the first-of-its-kind process to 100,000 pairs of women’s jeans during a test run, says it saved some 12 million liters of water, or enough to fill nearly five Olympic-size swimming pools.
Valentine’s Day is the perfect time of the year to purchase sustainable lingerie. Okay, so your man might not notice that your lingerie is both sexy and sustainable when you’re looking so gorgeous, but you’ll be pleased that what’s close to your body is safe for you and the environment.
The latest collection from Way It Should Be was launched recently at an elaborate affair in New York City. Behind the new line is Hassan Pierre, who first launched the luxury women’s demi-couture label in 2008 with the promise of a flourishing “ethical fashion” brand.
In a recent interview H&M’s head of sustainability, Helena Helmersson, told Reuters that she believes there is no conflict between the company’s mission of selling cheap clothing whilst looking out for the environment and ensuring ethical wages and working conditions for its suppliers.
New Zealand designer Karen Walker is using her new sunglasses campaign, “Visible” to draw attention to sustainable development in Africa. “Visible” was shot by lensman Derek Henderson for her Spring 2013 collection, Walker didn’t just employ the talents of artisans in Kenya, she had them model the looks, too.
Burberry announced on Tuesday its decision to eliminate all releases of hazardous chemicals throughout its global supply chain products by 2020.
Vivienne Westwood, British fashion designer and environmental activist has launched a new line of ethical bags made in Africa from recycled materials, called Ethical Africa.
We introduced you to supermodel Amber Valetta a few weeks ago with her new socially responsible collection, Master & Muse. The model and mother-of-one has now teamed up with Swedish retailer, H&M, to showcase their latest Conscious Collections.
I don’t know about you, but when it comes to finding swimwear for summer, I get pulled by beautiful and trendy ideas from all over the web. Perhaps because the bikini is like a beach version of the Matric dance dress: you don’t get to wear it every day (and if you do, I’m very jealous!) so when you do, you want to look outstanding.
Amber Valetta, one of the world’s top models, is smart, sexy and sustainable. Her latest e-commerce project, Master & Muse, who she collaborated with Yoox.com on; focuses on ethical and sustainable, environmentally friendly fashion.