Leeds mum made redundant in pandemic launches sustainable kids clothing brand at White Rose

Maria Masud launched the Kool Kiddos kiosk at White Rose Shopping Centre on Saturday, after the success of her online store which launched earlier this year. The brand sells colourful clothing for children aged 5-10 with slogans around sustainability and saving the planet. Her second collection, Hoodify, will market children aged 12-15. Sign up to … Read more

Meet MoEa, The Company Making Sneakers From Five Types of Sustainable Vegan Leather – vegconomist

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Many sustainable fashion brands are now using leather alternatives made from materials like apple, pineapple, corn, cactus, or grape. But French shoe brand MoEa is taking things a step further by using all five! The cactus and corn leathers are derived from the discarded skins of these plants, while the pineapple leather comes from leaves. … Read more

Planting the seed: Overhauling forest education for a sustainable future

MSc student Gisele Dalu at the University of Kisangani in Democratic Republic of Congo. CIFOR/Axel Fassio Today’s foresters are faced with solving some of the greatest sustainable development challenges of our time. From combating climate change to preventing future pandemics of zoonotic origin, the world’s forests and the people that manage them are on the … Read more

Sustainable fashion brand launches huge mid-year sale

Modibodi sale

Sustainable apparel brand Modibodi has launched a huge mid-year sale on its popular products. (Modibodi) Sustainable apparel brand Modibodi have launched a huge mid-year sale. The brand, which is a world leader when it comes to reusable leak-proof underwear and apparel, is offering discounts on its popular ranges. The Modibodi sale, which sees between 15 … Read more

Myntra Strengthens Its Kids Fashion Portfolio With the Launch of Alia Bhatt’s Sustainable Clothing Brand Ed-a-Mamma

  Bengaluru, Karnataka, India:   The brand offers organic and sustainable merchandise that are free of any harmful chemicals and are environment-friendly The range will further be promoted under Myntra’s green initiative, ‘Myntra for Earth’ ​ Myntra launches ‘Ed-a-Mamma’, Bollywood actor Alia Bhatt’s sustainable kidswear brand, marking an important step in the direction of providing … Read more

Eco-friendly shoes that are as comfortable as they are sustainable

Everlane Court Sneaker

CNN —   If you’re trying to live a more eco-friendly life, there are plenty of things you can do. From composting food scraps to cutting out paper towels and plastic bags, every little sustainable switch you make helps the planet. If you’re searching for another way to be green, look no further than your … Read more

Prague tourism reopens with focus on sustainable travel | DW Travel | DW

People and buskers on Charles Bridge in Prague, June 2021

The coronavirus pandemic put tourism and culture in the Czech capital in perspective. On the one hand, it exposed just how heavily Prague’s economy rests on selling its charms. On the other, residents have relished a year enjoying their city, relieved of the crush of millions of visitors. Pre-pandemic it would have been hard to … Read more

Introducing the Scandinavian sustainable brand making waves in the fashion industry

© Courtesy of Nynne We get to know Scandinavian label Nynne, which bridges luxury craftsmanship and sustainability through its signature silhouettes When it comes to sustainable fashion, it can be hard to know where to start. With an endless barrage of information, countless new and established brands to research, and a mass of confusing terminology … Read more

Handbag Brand QISA by Lavie Ventures into Sustainable Fashion

Handbag Brand QISA by Lavie Ventures into Sustainable Fashion

Lavie, a premium lifestyle brand launched in 2010, has established itself as one of India’s leading handbag brands. In 2021, Lavie is all set to create new benchmarks in ethical & sustainable fashion with the launch of Qisa. Qisa is a ‘Digital First’ brand and will be available on Flipkart starting 7 June. The brand … Read more

Sustainable Fashion Brand Veshin Launches in China, Aims to Transform “Notorious” Ethics in the Industry – vegconomist

A sustainable vegan fashion manufacturer has launched in Guangzhou, China, with the aim of revolutionising the global fashion industry. Veshin specialises in luxury bags and accessories made only from vegan materials. The company’s name comes from “ve”, short for vegan, and “shin”, the Chinese for “heart”. The brand was founded by British-born Joey Pringle in … Read more

Tanya Taylor On Launching Swim And Children’s Wear, And Being A Sustainable And Size-Inclusive Brand

The designer, Tanya Taylor

Tanya Taylor launched her collection of ready-to-wear in 2012 at the young age of twenty-five. Since its debut, the brand has expanded into other categories, including children’s wear, and she recently launched the brand’s first in-house swimwear collection. Inspired by travel, art, and pops of color, Tanya Taylor is meant to be worn with confidence … Read more

#BoFLIVE: The Pitfalls of Marketing Your Fashion Brand as ‘Sustainable’

Tuesday, June 15 at 16:00 BST / 11:00 EDT Featuring Maxine Bedat, Founder & Director, New Standard; Institute Aja Barber, Writer, Stylist & Consultant; and BoF’s Chantal Fernandez in conversation with Brian Baskin. To prepare for the upcoming webinar: If you don’t already have Zoom installed on your device, make sure to install Zoom for … Read more

Daisy Romero of El Cholo’s Kid Talks About Her Sustainable Fashion Handbag Brand

El Cholo's Mini Black Straw Bag

If you’re in the market for a chic bag made from recycled materials this summer, look no further. El Cholo’s Kid is a sustainable fashion accessories brand bringing Mexican artisan items front and center with eco-friendly designs that tell a story. While being colorful enough to brighten anyone’s day, the accessories give a glimpse into Mexican … Read more

Ford Partners with Origin Materials to Develop More Sustainable Supply Chain

2022 Ford Maverick Lariat interior

Ford Motor Company and Origin Materials have partnered to bring sustainable materials to the automotive supply chain. Although the interior of the 2022 Ford Maverick Lariat (above) is not made with these materials, the companies will strive towards sustainability in the future. // Courtesy of Ford Origin Materials, a leading carbon negative materials company in … Read more

New Irish companies tap into demand for sustainable, ethical clothing

Bridget Geoghegan and Meritta Gorman-Geoghegan of Mise Tusa

The indigenous Irish clothing industry is making a small but steady comeback with companies tapping into the zeitgeist for sustainable, ethical, and locally produced clothing for adults and kids. As every parent knows, dressing little ones can sometimes be a battle of wills. If the child objects to things that stick into them, such as … Read more

Sustainable fashion, secondhand clothing is thriving. Here’s why

Tiffany Haddish has re-worn her white Alexander McQueen gown, which she debuted at the 2017 premiere of her movie

Post-pandemic fashion is looking green.  With the pandemic putting a stop to in-person shopping, people were forced to get creative about their style while staying safe. Clothing resale apps like Depop and Mercari have gained momentum and popularized secondhand and vintage clothing, and even celebrities like Joaquin Phoenix and Tiffany Haddishtapped into sustainability by recycling red carpet looks. However, experts … Read more

Building a Sustainable Fashion and Lifestyle Brand

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The fashion industry is the second largest consumer of the world’s water supply and emits 10 percent of all carbon emissions. According to the WWF, the industry emits 1.7 billion tons of CO2 annually contributing to global warming, pollution and extremely high volumes of water used for growing raw materials, not to mention toxic chemicals … Read more

The Future of Sustainable Fashion Brands in India

The Future of Sustainable Fashion Brands of India-cothes

Sustainable fashion has been trending in India as many brands have been launching sustainable fashion in the last few months. Some of these brands are new startups who have initiated their brands as sustainable fashion. Others are new lines of fashion introduced by established companies. Some children brands are also including sustainability as their theme. The … Read more

16 Best Plus-Size Sustainable Fashion Brands 2021 | The Strategist

Dominique Pariso is passionate about hunting for the lipstick that Navarro cheerleaders wear, the coolest plus-size jeans, and the next status candle. She is also a part-time dog-sitter. Photo: retailer There was a time when most plus-size clothes could only be found at fast-fashion retailers. But, as we’ve learned in reporting on the best plus-size … Read more