PARIS — The economy may be slow in the euro zone, but the area of sustainable denim has a flurry of initiatives.
Companies like Nudie in Sweden, with its organic cotton and recycling program, and a handful of others are innovating in a sustainable direction, using green methods of producing and washing jeans. Danish brand Jack & Jones has introduced Low Impact Denim, a new concept designed to lower its impact on the environment, described in a promotional video on YouTube.
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?"