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Sofia Richie is readying her debut fashion label, Sofia Stone.

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EXCLUSIVE: Sofia Richie to Unveil Fashion Label

The collection, named Sofia Stone after what would have been Richie’s middle name, is slated for a late August launch.

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Katharine Hamnett

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Bridget Foley’s Diary Views on Sustainability: Katharine Hamnett

The world may be a miserable place, but longtime environmental champion Katharine Hamnett finds reason for optimism. “People are waking up,” she says.

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Jean Vigneron and Agnès Barret.

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ON STAFF: Agent Secret Welcomes New Partner

Founder Agnès Barret has joined forces with Jean Vigneron as she prepares to hand over the reins.

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Maxine Bedat

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Bridget Foley’s Diary: Views on Sustainability: Maxine Bédat

A lawyer who started a sustainable fashion brand, Maxine Bédat has founded a data-based informational platform officially launching today.

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Halide Alagoz

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Bridget Foley’s Diary Views on Sustainability: Halide Alagöz

Ralph Lauren’s evp, chief supply chain and sustainability officer talks about building a corporate sustainability framework based on three main principles — stewardship, integration, impact. And yes, crystal can sparkle plenty without lead. It just took a little R&D. Or a lot.

clock April 25, 2019Bridget Foley

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Ateliers & Repairs, Candiani Denim Team for Capsule

Ateliers & Repairs has partnered with Candiani Denim, a family-run company known for their sustainable denim mill.

clock April 25, 2019Kayana Cordwell

Kate HudsonThe Daily Front Row Fashion Awards, Arrivals, The Beverly Hills Hotel, Los Angeles, USA - 17 Mar 2019

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Kate Hudson Opens First Fabletics Store in New York City

“We have such a large Tristate consumer base, going to New York was always something we wanted to do from the start,” said Hudson.

clock April 24, 2019Booth Moore

Eileen Fisher and Linda Greer'The True Cost' film premiere, New York, America - 28 May 2015

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Bridget Foley’s Diary: Linda Greer’s Views on Sustainability

These conversations started with one primary question: How does a manufacturing-based industry like fashion reconcile sustainability with growth? From there, numerous industry leaders in the forefront of the drive toward increased environmental consciousness wended in all sorts of provocative directions. Here is environmental scientist Linda Greer’s take.

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Kenzo Takada in New York.

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Kenzo Takada Talks Opera Costume Design, Carol Lim and Humberto Leon and Cultural Appropriation

In New York for the U.S. release of the art book “Kenzo Takada,” the designer discussed the highs and lows of the state of fashion.

clock April 24, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Eileen Fisher69th Parsons School of Design Benefit, Inside, New York, USA - 22 May 2017

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Bridget Foley’s Diary: Eileen Fisher’s Views on Sustainability

These conversations started with one primary question: How does a manufacturing-based industry like fashion reconcile sustainability with growth? From there, numerous industry leaders in the forefront of the drive toward increased environmental consciousness wended in all sorts of provocative directions. Here is Eileen Fisher’s take.

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Marie-Claire Daveu

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Bridget Foley’s Diary: Kering’s Marie-Claire Daveu’s Views on Sustainability

These conversations started with one primary question: How does a manufacturing-based industry like fashion reconcile sustainability with growth? From there, numerous industry leaders in the forefront of the drive toward increased environmental consciousness wended in all sorts of provocative directions. Here is Marie-Claire Daveu’s take.

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Maëva Weissen's graduate collection at HEAD Geneva was made entirely out of upcycled football jerseys.

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From Digital Design to Upcycling: Meet the Students Pushing for More Sustainability in Fashion

WWD spoke to five students or recent graduates based in France, Finland, Switzerland and the Netherlands working to reduce textile waste within fashion design.

clock April 23, 2019Fleur Burlet

A banner put up by a student at the Amsterdam Fashion Institute

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The Best Way to Teach Sustainability in Fashion School? Listen to Students

The ecological-native Generation Z is pushing fashion education to rethink its approach to sustainability.

clock April 23, 2019Fleur Burlet

Workers at a clothes manufacturing factory in Lianyungang, Jiangsu ProvinceWorkers at a clothes manufacturing factory, China - 13 Feb 2019

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Private Initiatives Carrying Green Mantle in China

China’s apparel manufacturing sector is leading the sustainability push in the country.

clock April 23, 2019Nyima Pratten

Stella McCartney

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Bridget Foley’s Diary: Stella on Sustainability: The Industry Must Do More

Earth Day prompted a thought about whether fashion companies can realistically balance sustainability with growth. Several conversations later, it’s clear that at least some industry leaders are passionate about trying. Long in the forefront: Stella McCartney.

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