Nicole speaks at the Eco-Fashion Week launch party. Rachel Fox photo. Nicole Bridger is a Vancouver designer whose eponymous label is synonymous with sustainable fashion. Each of her garments are draped beautifully (a skill no doubt honed interning at Vivienne Westwood) is made locally,...

ECO Fashion Week 2011 February 23, 2011 Posted by Vancity Buzz | Leave a Comment and 8 Reactions Vancouver's second Eco Fashion Week was officially launched today at the Shangri-La Hotel. With a mission to promote fashion created with a sense of responsibility towards the environment from...

Earth Day is still a week away, but Vancouver's fashion scene had a head start on celebrating sustainability with Eco Fashion Week coming to a close Thursday. Beginning April 10th in Vancouver, BC, Eco Fashion Week presented runway shows with an earth-loving edge, eco-friendly fashion design...

Make-Up artists from Maybelline at Berlin Fashion Week 2011 in Schumacher show When you think of Schumacher, think of the elegant Schumacher-beige. But this season it was colourful with bright orange, deep red and light blue combination. Fits to the colourful fashion cocktail was the make-up...

As Paris Fashion Week draws close to the end, we have seen an eclectic mix of clothes, footwear and accessories don the fashion runways , however as well as this it always interesting to see the reactions and the more importantly the clothing worn by some of our most famous celebrities . One...

After winning the FTA's inaugural Eco Designer of the Year award in 2010 and opening a new flagship store on West 4th Avenue, Nicole Bridger returned to Eco Fashion Week with a collection sure to please her devoted fans. Titled 'Allowing Grace', the soft, pretty separates in eco-friendly...

Cibeles madrid fashion week 2011 The 51 edition of Cibeles Madrid Fashion Week, which runs until next Tuesday, will host the 51 collections of famous designers, who have to add integrated into the Ego. At 43 parades to happen over six rounds will join the Catalan designer Teresa Helbig, while...

It's been almost a month since Nicole Bridger kicked off the most recent Eco Fashion Week season with one of her most high-concept shows to date. Bridger's fall/winter 2013 collection, titled "You Are Not Alone," emphasized themes of connection and empathy, seeing beyond first impressions and...

As always, the presentation for Tennessee-based designer Jeff Garner's Prophetik ended Eco Fashion Week on a high note, blending runway and music (in this case, a motley mix of baroque violin, minstrel song stylings, and live folk) into a fashion spectacle. Garner's trademark romanticism, as...

Before I begin my series of reviews of Eco Fashion Week shows this week, I want to get on my soap box and gripe a bit. You see, I've attended EFW (and eco designer shows) for a few seasons now, and after having seen the good and bad of green fashion, I have to say: I wish eco fashion wasn't so...

 

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