The Ecofast Pure Team USA Polo shirt.

Innovation

Ralph Lauren to Offer the Industry Color on Demand System

In partnership with Dow, they have developed a very detailed manual for the industry to enable an adoption and also accelerate the change.

clock April 26, 2021Lisa Lockwood

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Social Impact

Eight Years Later, What’s Come From ‘The True Cost,’ Rana Plaza?

“The True Cost” director Andrew Morgan and Eco-Age’s Livia Firth reflect on latest “Fashionscapes” short film, Rana Plaza and living wages.

clock April 24, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

Burberry RTW Spring 2021

Business

British Fashion Council to Host Inaugural Institute of Positive Fashion Forum in June

Burberry CEO Marco Gobbetti; Alexander McQueen CEO Emmanuel Gintzburger; Ganni CEO Nicolaj Reffstrup; and Virgil Abloh are among the speakers.

clock April 22, 2021Natalie Theodosi

Pierre-Arnaud Grenade

Materials

Ba&sh Goes Public With Sustainability Goals

Sustainability goals under the “Blossom manifesto” include favoring materials made from “eco-responsible” fabrics.

clock April 22, 2021Mimosa Spencer

Stella McCartney's sweatshirt in support of the Greenpeace deforestation campaign.

Business

Stella McCartney Backs Greenpeace Move to Stop Amazon Deforestation

The designer is releasing a capsule collection of T-shirts and sweatshirts to support the Greenpeace campaign.

clock April 22, 2021Samantha Conti

Farfetch x Nataal x Balmain

Business

Conscious Luxury Business Skyrockets on Farfetch

Consumers embraced eco-minded brands more than ever during the pandemic.

clock April 22, 2021Evan Clark

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Business

Red Carpet Green Dress Launching App to Make Sustainability Social

Sustainability will live past the Oscars red carpet through the app’s interviews with Vivienne Westwood, Jane Goodall, crosswords, events and more.

clock April 22, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

Speakers, including Chantal Gaemperle, Antoine Arnault, Stella McCartney and Jacques Cavallier from LVMH, and students and graduates from CSM, at the Central Saint Martins and LVMH symposium about the launch of a new phase of their partnership: Maison/0 for regenerative luxury.

Environment

LVMH Extends Central Saint Martins Maison/0 Program With Regenerative Design MA

LVMH executives and students presented approaches to regenerative luxury.

clock April 21, 2021Tianwei Zhang and Mimosa Spencer

Patrick McDowell and Pietro Negra

Business

For Pinko, Sustainability Isn’t Only About Ethics, It’s Also About Profits

Founder and CEO Pietro Negra discusses the appointment of Patrick McDowell as sustainability design director and why credibility is key.

clock April 21, 2021Alessandra Turra

The Jean Of Tomorrow capsule from AG.

Innovation

AG to Launch Biodegradable Jean Capsule for Earth Day

The Jean of Tomorrow collection is created from organic cotton, has no metal and other sustainable features.

clock April 21, 2021Jean E. Palmieri

ustainability and diversity are two parallel issues fashion will need to address as it navigates recovery.

Business

Sustainability and Diversity Are Parallel Issues — and Here’s Why Fashion Can’t Recover Without a Fix for Both

Both are global — and systemic — concerns the industry needs to address in ways that extend beyond greenwashing and what we can now call colorwashing.

clock April 21, 2021Tara Donaldson

Aeon Elliott models a gown for a fashion shoot while standing on the Edge, an outdoor observation deck overlooking Manhattan, March 2, 2021 in New York. After the virus descended on New York, the only sounds in the streets were wailing ambulance sirens. A year after the pandemic began, the nation's largest metropolis -- with a lifeblood based on round-the-clock hustle and bustle, push and pull -- is adapting and showing new life. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Business

Fashion’s Sustainability Landscape: Who’s Investing in What?

How Nike, VF Corp., Adidas, Kering, LVMH invest in circularity, climate, biodiversity and more — and progress to date.

clock April 21, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

A Houdini jacket featuring Polartec fabric.

Materials

Polartec Continues to Lead the Charge on Sustainability

Now owned by Milliken, the creator of synthetic fleece continues to innovate to stay at the forefront of fabric development.

clock April 20, 2021Jean E. Palmieri

Mulberry's Made to Last campaign

Business

Mulberry Aims for ‘Farm to Finished’ Accessories

In its new “Made to Last” manifesto, the British brand is committing to switching to a hyper-local, circular model and offer bags made out of the world’s lowest carbon leather.

clock April 20, 2021Natalie Theodosi

Vans sustainability

Business

Vans Enhances Sustainability Efforts

The brand is committing publicly to use regenerative, renewable or responsibly sourced materials for most shoes and apparel by 2030.

clock April 20, 2021Jean E. Palmieri

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Industry Pays Tribute to Model Nick Kamen

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