For Los Angeles' trade shows and markets, green means go. LOS ANGELES — Call it the go-ahead light for environmentally responsible apparel: Los Angeles' trade shows and fashion markets are going progressively greener.
And the Designers & Agents show at downtown's New Mart, California Market Center's Market Week and ENK's Brighte Companies earlier this month were prime examples of eco-friendly apparel's rapidly increasing prominence in the field of fashion.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"