Author archives: Andrea Krystine Plell

Cluster Funk

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          CLUSTER FUNK   Photography: Emily Sandifer Hair/Makeup: Adriana "Kitty" Lopez Models: Bethany Farrington & America's Next Top Model's Rhianna Atwood Art Direction: Andrea Krystine Wardrobe: Kristinit Accessories: Grammatique

Eco Fashion in the News

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In support of the World Wildlife fund –protecting endangered wildlife and habitats, tackling climate change and promoting sustainable ways of living– designers like Nicola Fromichetti and Julie Verhoeven (among others) all created wearable art recently unveiled in Hyde Park. – British Vogue This month’s Copenhagen Fashion Summit explored “simply good fa[...]

Eco Fashion in the News

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With 16 hour days and no sick leave, more than 5,000 H&M, Gap, and Levi’s Cambodian garment workers failed to reach an agreement with their employers after 11 days of protest. – Ecouterre Ecotextile News reports that luxury brands are ”lagging on sustainability” and have fallen behind their counterparts in the textile industry. – EcoTextile News Ch[...]

Eco Fashion in the News

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In the name of seahorses, Ada Zanditon is swimming the distance with her spring/summer 2012 collection, Poseisus. Inspired by "the only species where the boys have the babies", Ada and fellow designer Kurt Williams will swim 10km to raise money for the Seahorse fund. -British Vogue Actress Elizabeth McGovern a.k.a. Downtown Abbey's Cora Crawley was spotte[...]

Topshop to debut Eco Collection

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In the footsteps of fast fashion house H&M, Topshop is debuting an eco capsule collaboration with UK fashion label From Somewhere - due in stores June 8th. "Recycling since 1997", From Somewhere specializes in upcycling pre-consumer waste, such as swatches and production off-cuts, into beautiful fashions. The Reclaim to Wear Collection will feature denim[...]