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Redesigned Denim Ramps Up as More Brands Push Circularity

As part of the Jeans Redesign Initiative, leading brands are releasing denim designed for circularity.

ThredUp Next of Resale to File IPO

ThredUp Inc. enters the first stage of the IPO process, having filed confidentially with the U.S. Securities…

Tracy Reese Says Sustainability Shouldn’t Be So ‘Elitist’

The Detroit-based designer is continuing her journey into sustainability with her latest Hope for Flowers…

Sustainability, Transparency are ‘Do or Die’ for Fashion

The business imperative for sustainability may be greater than it has ever been — and more urgent.

Converse Spotlights Black Queer Community in Italy With New Communication Project

Converse is supporting young creative and journalist Jordan Anderson's MQBMBQ digital project in shedding a…

Short Takes: What’s Happening With Take-Back Programs?

Apparel, footwear and intimates categories are all seeing gains from take-back programs in the move to…

Heron Preston’s Next Chapter: 3-D-Printed Kicks

Heron Preston and collaborators hope to bring 100 percent 3-D-printed shoes to the New York area "very soon."

Sindiso Khumalo on Shifting the Sustainability Conversation and Using Fashion to Fight for Black Lives

Newly named as the Green Carpet Fashion Awards' "Best Independent Designer," Sindiso Khumalo has her own…

Paul Polman Believes That Together, Fashion Is Stronger

In the not-too-distant future, companies in The Fashion Pact could be dictating legislation to governments…

Where the Fashion Pact Stands, One Year In

The Fashion Pact revealed its one-year progress at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit's first virtual summit, with…

Circularity Gets New Infusions: Evrnu Selected for Accelerator, Evrythng Snags $10M

Circular fashion innovations like Evrnu fibers and Evrythng digital identities have secured new funding to…

Outerknown to Launch Biodegradable Women’s Stretch Jeans

The jeans use Coreva Stretch Technology from Milan's Candiani mill.

Short Takes: Fashion Embraces Apple Leather, Traceable Cotton, Reusable Packaging

Sustainable material development is sparking curiosity in apple leather, fully traceable cotton, reusable…

Only 20 Percent of Consumers Trust Brand Sustainability Claims, Study Finds

Just one-fifth of shoppers trust brand sustainability claims, according to a new report.

Imagining Sustainable Fashion Contest Launches This Month

The contest invites creatives to rethink design for ethical and sustainable fashion system.