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Can Biotech Evade Higg’s Fiber Sustainability Score Controversy?

Criticism of material sustainability scores continues in fashion with added nuance amid innovative strides.

Poltrona Frau Marks 110th Anniversary With New Approach to Leather

New sustainable solutions will drive the next chapter of the Italian furniture company, which is enhancing…

IoDF’s Design Competition Spotlights ‘Real Leather,’ Biofabricate Summit: Short Takes

This week in sustainability: biofabrications, real leather get the spotlight in industry events and design…

The Mighty Company Launches Colorblock Collection

Los Angeles-based fashion label The Mighty Company has released its latest collection of statement…

Fall 2022 Trend: Head to Toe Leather

For fall, head-to-toe (alternative and real) leather layers dominated the runways and contemporary markets.

Vivobarefoot, Pangaia Place Bets on Ecovative’s Mycelium Foam

Vivobarefoot and Pangaia will join Ecovative's Fashion for Good Cooperative to test and develop mycelium…

Tanneries Aim for Recovery Amid Geopolitical Instability, Business Hangover

The rebound-fostered upbeat mood at the Lineapelle trade fair was wrenched by news of the Russian invasion of…

Lululemon’s Mushroom Bags Are Here

The bags are just part of the retailer's larger product and category expansion plans.

Tapestry Unveils Regenerative Leather Goals and Coach’s (Re)Loved Apprenticeship

Tapestry's stable of brands, including Coach, announced sustainability efforts aligned with leather legacy.

AG Launches Vegan Leather Capsule

The California denim giant continues its sustainable directive with a new eco-friendly alternative.

Storied French Brand Zilli Acquired by Investment Funds

The men's label known for having pioneered the luxury leather jacket has sold a majority interest to Negma…

Is ‘Vegan’ Leather Worse for the Environment Than Real Leather?

Vegan leather is a broad category aiming to solve the ethical concerns of leather but not without tackling…

G-III Apparel Tops Estimates, Delivers Best Quarter Ever as Company Continues to Grow

Chairman and CEO Morris Goldfarb said the company will continue to raise prices to match inflationary…

Christopher Raeburn on Timberland’s GreenStride Fall 2021 Collection

The fall 2021 collection touts the brand's GreenStride innovation, named for its blend of 75 percent…

Magic in New York

The West Coast trade show lands in the Big Apple.