For lovers of Levi's and the planet.
Launched on Kickstarter by two recent Stanford grads, Oddli is going all in on funky, mismatched fabric that would've been thrown away.
As the conversation moves from the margins to the mainline, we consider what's next for the movement.
With eco-consciousness and streetwear becoming two of the buzziest categories in fashion, it was only a matter of time before they overlapped.
The practice isn't new, but brands like Jonathan Cohen, Tanya Taylor, and others have gotten more vocal about their efforts to address waste in the fashion industry.
Plus, Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie cover 'W' Magazine's Friends and Family issue.
The designer and entertainer talked about going "seed to sow" and says he's investing in fiber farming on his property in Wyoming.
Ethical fashion took center stage at Fashionista's "How to Make It in Fashion" conference.
Because there's nothing more sustainable than vintage.
Sure, every company wants to seem environmentally conscious now — but these are the ones that have been going green since before it was cool.
The actress continues in her commitment to sustainable fashion.
A case study with Mara Hoffman.
These labels are giving old fashion items new life.
Brooklyn-based, Italian-crafted label Myak is working to introduce the luxurious, eco-friendly material to the market.
John Galliano Returns: John Galliano (who's sporting a new grunge look) got a new gig at Parsons, teaching a master class on the "challenges and complications of leading a design house." But not everyone is happy about it. Let the Kate Middleton Baby Bump Watch Commence! Whether it's a $1,750 silk Erdem number or a $76 Topshop polka dot dress, we're keeping our eyes on how the Duchess is dressing her royal baby bump. (Could she be hinting at something with the color of this frock?) In The Aftermath of the Boston Marathon Bombings: Nike scrambles to pull old "Boston Massacre" t-shirts from stores. Now, however, that same shirt is going for $150,000 on eBay.
If you've been paying attention to the fashion industry the past few years, you know that sustainable design is more important than ever. Our clothing consumption has reached an all time high, and in response, advocates for mindful, more eco-friendly design are screaming their message louder than ever. And it seems the fashion industry is finally listening: The CFDA recently created the first-ever sustainability committee , Levi's and Zara have committed to going toxic-free, and H&M has unveiled a series of ambitious sustainable design projects. The growing trend towards sustainable and ethically designed clothing is not only helping to create a greener planet--it's created a whole new job market, one where having an education in sustainable design may give you a considerable edge in the industry. Here are the best sustainable design programs out there.
H&M has traded “Dark Paradise” for Vanessa Paradis. The fast fashion mega chain has enlisted the French actress/singer/deity to model its latest Conscious collection.