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...

As the ultimate outlier of Copenhagen's fashion scene, all of the new Danish fashion brand's products are manufactured by imprisoned women in some of the world's poorest countries. The business is built on dogmas that ensure a responsible, sustainable production, with local, natural materials...

Last year's king of fashion brand searches was luxe brand Gucci, but even the Italian leather goods royalty had to bow down and settle for third because of this year's new big winner: Project Runway's Michael Kors. We're amazed that the brand seems to have a Midas touch to every line it...

Sparkle Roll Luxury World | Photo: Timothy Coghlan BEIJING, China — With Chinese luxury consumption projected to account for 20 percent, or US$27 billion, of global luxury sales by 2015, it's no secret that big international fashion brands are racing to establish and expand their retail...

you really need some basic fashion industry experience to start a brand. Would I decide to open a car repair if I knew nothing about how cars are repaired? No. So don't do the same with fashion. All images from very cool and new (ish) designer Alexis Barrell (www.alexisbarrell.com) 2. A...

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...

arrival of giant pandas Tian Tian (Sweetie) and Yang Guang (Sunshine), eco fashion brand Rapanui has teamed up with Edinburgh Zoo to make eco-friendly, organic bamboo t-shirts for the two newcomers. The zoo is conscious to raise awareness about conservation and have recruited Rapanui –...

An eco-fashion brand has teamed up with Edinburgh Zoo to make t-shirts for their new Giant Pandas, Tian Tian and Yang Guang. With the Zoo conscious to raise awareness about conservation, they recruited eco-fashion brand Rapanui, winners of the RSPCA Good Business awards, to create a t-shirt...

In celebration of Earth Day, we feature some of the recent efforts fashion brands have taken to boost their eco-friendly credentials. Gucci – Rainforest-friendly bags Earlier this year, Italian leather goods supremos Gucci teamed up with Livia Firth's Green Carpet Challenge to produce the...

This week in On Trend, we highlight burgundy and basics by eco fashion brands — setting in motion a new foundation of standards within their areas of specialty—from shoes to jeans to nail polish. 1. Wine Bi-Color Crew Neck Sweater by SVILU This sweater is a perfect example of why...

 

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