Category archives: Fashion

Crews Attitude

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Maroussia Rebecq, founder of Parisian fashion line Andrea Crews Collective, knows just how to upcycle unwanted garbs and make them into eccentric new art pieces. Her works have been seen on such artists as Santigold, Yelle, Olivia of The Do, and Metronomy. The name, "Andrea Crews" signifies a masked person whose name might just belong to a man in Germa[...]

Olsenhaus’ Hot Kicks

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Coming Spring 2010, Olsenhaus will be releasing a line of super cute [Babylon] eco-chic flats that are made entirely from Recycled Television Screen Microfiber! The recycling process used reduces energy consumption and CO2 emissions by 80%-- talk about kick-ing bad habits!www.olsenhaus.com

Dear Mr. Larkin

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Your designs are ethical, elegant, and lovely. Eco-consious 'Mr. Larkin' made an impressive impact on all who attended the The Green Shows, a two-day event that took place in Soho sponsored by The Rainforest Action Network. Designer Casey Larkin's collection included organic, sustainable, and renewable textiles. Organic cotton, peace silk, bamb[...]

Lara Miller Holiday Collection

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Lara Miller is greatly influenced by architectural aspects of her hometown of Chicago. Her designs have been featured on Elle.com, The Today Show, NY Times, WWD, Lucky Magazine, and many others. In addition to doing her best to limit her carbon footprint, Lara's designs are created by hand pattern making and draping which allows her to re-use old patt[...]

Has Katharine Hamnett convinced you to "Save the Future" ?

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Can Katharine Hamnett convince you to consume only organic cotton?"Non-organic cotton represents 10% of world agriculture." This type of cotton contains 25% of the world's pesticides. "100 million conventional cotton farmers... are living in conditions of abject poverty and near starvation.""Conventional cotton subsidies funded by American taxpayers are caus[...]

Ecologique: DESIGNER LINE-UP 2009

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These designers will be showing their sustainable, organic, and or recycled fashions on our 40-foot runway! ORGANICMeiling Chen- New York, NYwww.meilingchen.comMeiling Chen was introduced to fashion at a very early age watching her father creating the latest contemporary styles. Her work explores the relationship between fashion, visual design and art. Her w[...]