Category archives: Fashion

B2B Fashion SF

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We were invited to the B2BFashion SF fashion event, produced by Shoppista – an online boutique marketplace- and the B2BFSF fashion committee. Covered by the Style Bistro, this fashionable affair took place on the rooftop of The W San Francisco and commenced with a virtual market and champagne mixer filled with Bay Area merchants and the SF fashion elite. [...]

To Shop or to Swap?

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While doing a robot-routine check on all the usual [fashion] suspects online, I felt a slight panic. A sad demeanor came over me as I watched more and more lines, designers, and trends being developed. While some may question why I had this negative reaction from so much *beautiful* *dream-inspired* creation at work, I couldn't help but feel the abuse of tre[...]

Happy Birthday F:S!

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Future Standard, an online boutique providing ethical clothing and accessories, is having it's 1st birthday and we are all invited. From now until Monday take 20% of your order with code [WERE1ML]. That includes new arrivals AND sale items! All clothing is handpicked by owner/ecofashionista Jessica Althoff.. so you know it's good.

OMG [haute fair trade] shoes

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So, I'm currently in lust with the urban, folk, fair trade goodness of Osborn Shoes... A little about these peeps: Founded by Aaron and Carla Osborn, Osborn Shoes began as the desire to combine humanitarian efforts in Guatemala with a fashion project. The dream manifested itself in 2007 when Aaron met a cobbler in need of work while he was doing char[...]

Kristinit & Friends Eco Holiday Shopping Extravaganza

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Make some room this Saturday, December 10th for an afternoon of food, champagne and eco luxe merchandise by KRISTINIT, ANITA ARZE, SWEET SPRUCE, and BETH SPRINGER! What: Annual Holiday Salon Hosted by Kristinit When: Saturday, December 10th from 1:00- 6:00 PM Where: Los Angeles, CA (RSVP kristina@kristinit.com for exact location)  **** ABOUT THE DESIG[...]

Threadshow SF REFIXed

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Since our new home is SF it was clear that we attend this season's Threadshow for a small reunion with our San Diego peeps. The event was held at the Metreon in San Francisco. Some 100+ exhibitors filled the space with one-of-a-kind pieces, reworked vintage clothing, recycled and vinyl accessories, to those cute little hats and something that just might be t[...]

REFIX Fall Preview 2011

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Featuring the talents of: Photography by: Louiza Vick - louizavick.com Stephanie Torres - modelmayhem.com/​1038247 Clothing & Accessories: Emily Factor - emilyfactor.com GreenBees - shopgreenbees.com Hunt & Gather - huntandgathershop.com Makeup & Hair by: Adriana Lopez Charlyn Sanchez Art Direction/Video & Editing: And[...]

ANOTHER FRAME of Mind

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"Finish everything on your plate!" Says mom. "Utilize the whole length and width of your fabric," says Katharina-- a fashion designer looking to change fashion production for the better. As a fashion design student of the School of Art Berlin-Weissensee and University of the West of England, Katharina is out to find solutions to minimize garment waste [...]