(Photo not from thegreenshows.com) The Green Shows, New York Eco Fashion Week started yesterday! See information and videos here: The GreenShows, New York Eco Fashion Week, Sept 8th – 15th 2011. Check out their BLOG for daily updates Check out their great FIBER GLOSSARY A Little about The Green Shows The GreenShows is dedicated to the design, … Continue reading
“Nike, Patagonia and other companies have created an Eco Index to make comparison shopping easier for green-minded consumers.” Read about it here. An Eco Index for eco-fashion | MNN – Mother Nature Network.
Jillian Granz won best sustainable oscar dress design for Suzie Amis Cameron’s sustainable global dress contest. Suzie partnered with Global Green to host the contest. The proceeds go to an eco-oriented elementary school, Muse, that she started in Los Angeles. Jillian’s dress will be worn on the red carpet by Suzie Cameron, (wife of Avatar director … Continue reading
These farmers in Burkina Faso produce the organic cotton that make Victoria’s Secret Underwear. But because of the recession they have had dwindling incomes. This is their story. Victoria’s Secret lingerie store buys organic cotton (for their underwear) from swiss NGO Helvetas which promotes farmers’ livelihoods in Mali, Burkina Faso and Kyrgyzstan through organic agriculture. … Continue reading
Congratulations to David Basson, president of Greensource! This is seriously fantastic news! SEATTLE – [17.02.09] Greensource, one of the largest suppliers of branded and private label organic cotton clothing, which counts Wal-Mart and Kmart among its customers, is launching three new lines of affordable organic cotton jeans. The WA-based company says its new line of … Continue reading
Dutch Label Van Markoviec Gudrun Sjödén
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London Fashion Week launches with Ethical Catwalk Shows and a Sustainable Clothing Action Plan : TreeHugger.