Sustainability

The Circular Collection Bayou with Love x Dell Gold Ball Ring. Photo courtesy of Dell Inc.

Technology

Actress Nikki Reed and Dell Collaborate on Recycled Gold Jewelry Collection

Nikki Reed and Dell created a recycled gold jewelry collection from e-waste.

clock January 9, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Technology

Zalando to Partner With Global Initiative ‘Fashion for Good’

The cooperation aims to accelerate the transition to a circular fashion system via new technologies.

clock January 9, 2018Melissa Drier

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Business Features

DHL Deploys Sustainable Shipping Initiative

The company aims to reduce the carbon footprint of its ocean freight transports — here’s how.

clock January 4, 2018Lauren Olsen

The summer 2017 edition of Texworld USA returns to New York, with more than 540 exhibitors showing offerings in apparel textiles, trims and accessories.

Markets

Texworld USA Returns to New York for Its Winter Edition

The annual textile show returns to New York on Jan 22-24.

clock December 22, 2017Tracey Greenstein

Street style at Copenhagen

Fashion Scoops

Copenhagen Fashion Summit Gets Revamp, Switches to Two-Day Format

The event is scheduled to run May 15 to 16 at the Copenhagen Concert Hall.

clock December 18, 2017Katya Foreman

Jussara Lee held a holiday mending party to encourage sustainability.

People

Jussara Lee Hosts Holiday Mending Party to Encourage Sustainability Instead of Shopping

Rather than encourage holiday shopping, Jussara Lee welcomed friends and clients to her Bedford Street store for a holiday mending party.

clock December 16, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Adidas Outdoor's Clima Parley Parka – Waterproof Breathable Parka Made from Ocean Plastic. Photo courtesy of Adidas Outdoor.

Fashion Scoops

Adidas Outdoor and Parley for the Oceans Continue Design Collaboration

Parley’s recycled material is spun into yarn from plastic ocean waste collected from beaches and coastal communities.

clock December 13, 2017Tracey Greenstein

18-1 spring summer looks

Retail

G-Star Develops Its ‘Most Sustainable Jean to Date’

G-Star’s latest denim product is made of 100 percent organic cotton and manufactured via the “cleanest indigo dyeing process in the world.”

clock December 6, 2017Tracey Greenstein

Grindr-connected jeans by the Swedish brand Lazoschmidl.

Fashion Features

Nordic Fashion Association Spotlights Sustainable Business Practices

Grindr-enhanced jeans, inventory-free businesses, garments that illuminate for safety purposes and temperature-adjusting clothing are among Nordic brands’ initiatives.

clock November 29, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Ellen MacArthur and Stella McCartney

Fashion Scoops

Stella McCartney Speaks Out at Sustainability Talk

McCartney believes the industry can band together and that “it’s doable” if the government created new incentives.

clock November 29, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Yael Aflalo , Fashion Designer at Reformation , photo taken at the Reformation Store in the LESphoto: Celeste Sloman/ New York Observer

Retail

Reformation Relays Insights on Creating Sustainable Fashion

Yael Aflalo, the founder of Reformation, shares insights and advice for a career in sustainable fashion.

clock November 29, 2017Tracey Greenstein

spring Alessandra SorcinelliAlessandra Sorcinelli out and about, Milan, Italy - 22 Feb 2017Alessandra Sorcinelli shopping center Alessandra Sorcinelli, one of the "Olgettina" involved years ago in the Berlusconi-Ruby scandal, arrives downtown for shopping. Here you can walk on via della Spiga with provocative clothing and new blonde hairdo.

Retail

Study: Climate Change a Top Concern for Consumers

A new study released by the Oeko-Tex Association revealed that climate change is a top concern for consumers.

clock November 28, 2017Tracey Greenstein

Marcus Tan

Business Features

Think Tank: Mitigating the Harmful Side of Unsustainable Consumer Practices

Marcus Tan explains how our culture’s obsession with the new is hurting the environment.

clock November 28, 2017Marcus Tan

The Creative Spot Fashion in Fidenza Village, Italy.

Retail

Value Retail Inaugurates Latest Edition of The Creative Spot Fashion Project

The temporary store dedicated to emerging fashion brands highlights sustainability, showcasing designs by the five finalists of the Green Carpet Talent Competition.

clock November 21, 2017Sandra Salibian

A look inside the new Timberland Tree Lab store.

Retail

Timberland, Eileen Fisher Help Launch Puerto Rico Cotton Fund, Raises $30,000

The Puerto Rico Cotton Fund raised $30,000 for victims of Hurricane Maria.

clock November 17, 2017Tracey Greenstein

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