The Best Ethical Fashion News - March 2018

Ethical-Fashion-News---Vol.-3This week we look at two more 303 Tuscans awards, Good On You App, the queen of ethical fashion herself - Stella McCartney, the Denim Fur trend, a sustainable fashion show during the Cape Town fashion week.

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BEST ETHICAL FASHION NEWS - MARCH 2018

 

 

This weeks roundup of the best ethical fashion news in the industry. This week we look at two more 303 Tuscans awards, Good On You App, the queen of ethical fashion herself - Stella McCartney, the Denim Fur trend, a sustainable fashion show during the Cape Town fashion week, new ethical clothing from Syria, a campaign in Thailand to deter people from buying from unethical sources.

We also feature a Hong Kong based ethical startup claiming they make t-shirts using the least amount of water in production, a Paris hosted an ethical fashion event by the British Fashion Council and recycled lingerie for millennials.

 

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Ethical fashion app Good On You informs busy Millennials' buying

The Australian Financial Review - Mar 25, 2018
An ethical fashion app is targeting Millennials who care about the human and environmental impact of fashion but don't have the time to research it. The Australian app Good On You has won a spot in the Amsterdam-based Fashion For Good-Plug and Play accelerator program, sponsored by fashion ...
 
 
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Making ethical fashion one stitch at a time

CBC.ca - Mar 24, 2018
Amanda Moss always had an eye for fashion. That eye led to a 15-year career with some major fashion companies. But when the rat race of mass-produced clothing began to stifle her creativity, Moss decided to walk away from it all. "I kind of lost interest in fashion, to be honest," she said. "I took a little break ...
 
 
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Ethical fashion is the order of the day for Stella McCartney in Paris

The Guardian - Mar 5, 2018
In a socially conscious climate in which more and more fashion brands are pledging their commitment to sustainability, such details matter. But McCartney has been exploring ethical fashion since she set up in 2001 when it seemed like an eccentricity – or even a nuisance – too many in the wider industry.
 
 
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The Brand Merging Ethical Fashion and Refugee issues

Allure Magazine - Mar 6, 2018
This excerpt is from a prose poem entrepreneur Shahd Alasaly wrote when she was trying to decide what to name her Syrian-influenced ethical clothing brand. Alasaly, who is of Syrian descent, founded Blue Meets Blue, an initiative that marries social consciousness and ethical fashion in a clothing line ...
 
 
 
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Denim 'fur' is the latest sustainable fashion trend

The Independent - Mar 1, 2018
Fashion is constantly evolving in order to adapt to the demands of the modern age. This year alone we've seen peculiar products such as crotchless jeans and denim bustiers hit the market, in addition to the return of former fads including wide belts and Juicy Couture tracksuits. Denim “fur” is the latest trend ... 
 
 
 
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Kering, British Fashion Council Host Ethical Fashion Event in Paris

WWD - Mar 8, 2018
Other speakers were Frances Corner of the London College of Fashion and Tamsin Lejeune of the Ethical Fashion Forum, while Godfrey Deeny, editor in chief of Fashionnetwork.com moderated the discussion. The ambassador said he was pleased to see the halls of the historic diplomat's quarters ...
 
 
 
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Toqa Makes Sustainable Fashion More Fun Than It's Been in a While

Fashionista - Feb 28, 2018
And while "fun" isn't necessarily the first word that comes to mind when many people think of the ethical fashion scene, just-launched label Toqa is one of the players poised to change that. Started by a design duo who learned their trade at Telfar and Alexander Wang, the brand brings together humor, ...
 
 
 
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Maison-de-Mode's Los Angeles Gala, Sustainable Fashion Is De Rigueur

ELLE.com - Mar 4, 2018
Thanks to people like Amanda Hearst and Hassan Pierre, who founded Maison-de-Mode.com—an online retailer of beautiful sustainable designer clothing—environmentally friendly fashion is more accessible than ever. Imagine repurposed fabrics, ethically sourced materials, upcycled beading, and ...
 
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5 highlights of AFI Cape Town Fashion Week

Times LIVE - Mar 27, 2018
As a nod to this global movement, South African designers held a group fashion show to showcase the growth of sustainable fashion in the country. Including the work of Imprint, Lalesso, Leandi Mulder, Sibusiso Mahone, Sitting Pretty and Crystal Birch, it was an incredible showing of African design talent.
 
 
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Sustainable fashion: Tara-Rose pays it forward with a new workshop

Area News - Mar 22, 2018
Griffith businesswoman Tara-Rose Myers focuses her business on ethical and sustainable fashion and was featured last year as part of Eco Fashion ... says last year's eco-fashion week in Perth inspired her to move into minimizing her business' waste output and even sent her in search of more sustainable ...
 
 
 
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The 3 Reasons Several Luxury Brands Are Saying No To Real Fur

Forbes - Mar 28, 2018
Every so often, the conversation around animal fur and its place in fashion reaches both new and familiar territory in the ongoing ethical dilemma that businesses and consumers alike find themselves in. A recent spate of luxury brands have announced that they will no longer use real fur in their collections, ... 
 
 
 
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Do you know who made it? Young Asians campaign to stop slavery

Reuters - Mar 28, 2018
Young campaigners in Asia are taking to social media to urge their peers to think twice about purchasing products from T-shirts to phones, as part of a campaign to end modern slavery. About 40 million people are trapped in slavery around the globe and forced ...
 
 
 
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Building the future of sustainable fashion

Innovation in Textiles - Feb 27, 2018
Cosmos Studio, a sustainable apparel start-up brand based in Hong Kong, has started shipping the first orders of its new line of unisex shirts made with the lowest consumption of fresh water, this month, after launching the project through a successful Kickstarter campaign at the end of last year.
 
 
 
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Commentary: Here's What Could End Fur's Grip on Fashion

Fortune - Mar 28, 2018
“I don't want to kill animals to make fashion. It doesn't feel right.” Business and style have been equally important factors. Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri agreed that style contributed more to his decision than ethics. “I don't think it's still modern,” he said of fur, “and that's the reason why we decided not to do that.
 
 
 
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Sustainable Fashion Made Affordable

The Link - Mar 5, 2018
Tessa Battistin, 22, is an entrepreneur, artist, and fashion activist. A fresh McGill graduate, she created the local clothing brand Asset Designs, whose mandate is to make clothing using ethical and sustainable means. She lifts the screen, and words are scattered onto the right-hand pocket of the shirt, ...
 
 
 
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Student ethical fashion event to support exploited workers

Glasgow Live - Mar 12, 2018
Students from Glasgow Caledonian University are launching a fashion show to promote the environment and workers' rights in the industry. The Sustainable Fashion Showcase will be held at the Kibble Palace in the Botanic Gardens on April 8 – hosting a range of stalls from local businesses, raffles, ...
 
 
 
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303 TUSCANS awarded Loro Piana for ethical fashion

Be Global Fashion Network - Mar 7, 2018
At Milano Unica Loro Piana was one of the brands that received the "303 TUSCANS" award for ethical fashion. It is awarded to manufacturers of fabrics made from natural materials, following the principles of Ethical fashion and having a transparent supply chain. Loro Piana offers luxury combined with true sustainability and ...
 
 
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303 TUSCANS award for ethical fashion for Piacenza

Be Global Fashion Network - Mar 8, 2018
At Milano Unica Piacenza was one of the brands that received the "303 TUSCANS" award for ethical fashion. It is awarded to manufacturers of fabrics made from natural materials, following the principles of Ethical fashion and having a transparent supply chain. The search for solutions for generating clean ...
 
 
 
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The Future of Online Fashion is Sustainable: The Green Labels

Eco Warrior Princess - Mar 22, 2018
Shopping ethically can be difficult and often time-consuming. But thankfully, entrepreneurs passionate about sustainability want to make it easier for consumers to spend their money on brands with a conscience and wear fashion that is kind to the planet and to its inhabitants. I had the opportunity to have a ...
 
 
 
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'Made in China' Fashion Goes Green

OZY - Feb 26, 2018
Environmental and ethical responsibility is increasingly underpinning the brand philosophy of fashion startups that are proliferating in China. The ways in which this philosophy exhibits itself vary in form, from financial support for local ethnic groups to products developed around sustainable materials and ...
 
 
 
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7 Critical Sustainability Priorities for Apparel CEO's

Sourcing Journal Online - Mar 28, 2018
The fashion supply chain is complex, which could present challenges for fashion brands that want to keep track of where their products are made. Tracing tier one and tier two suppliers can help identify and improve the ethical, environmental and social impact of fashion production. Fashion brands can ...
 
 
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Recycled Lingerie for Millennials

CANOE - Mar 24, 2018
They aren't buying. Millennial underwear is made from natural or recycled materials in an ethical fashion that hurts neither the environment nor the workers sewing it. ... into new fibers. The designs are simple, the colors straightforward (black, red, white) and it's all very ethically sustainable and edifying.
 
 
 
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Why I Think Vegan Fashion is Always the More Sustainable Option

PETA - Mar 15, 2018
As more and more consumers wake up to the high cost of cheap clothes to humans and the environment—from workers poisoned by toxic chemicals to landfills brimming with discarded garments—”ethical” and “sustainable” have become two of the biggest buzzwords in the fashion industry. But unless that ...
 
 
 
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Gap Inc. Pledges to Conserve 10 Billion Liters of Water by 2020

Fashionista - Mar 22, 2018
Add to that the fact that Gap Inc.- owned brand Athleta recently joined ethical fashion heavy hitters like Patagonia and Eileen Fisher in becoming B Corp certified, and you have a compelling case that Gap Inc. is making real strides toward greater sustainability and more ethical production practices.
 
 
 
Story image for ethical fashion news from Hindustan Times

Eco-friendly and sustainable denim brands you should know exist

Hindustan Times - Mar 20, 2018
Do you want to make ethical fashion choices and look stylish? Some eco-friendly denim brands are offering stylish and organic pieces you can add to your wardrobe. From futuristic denim technology brands like e-indigo, chrome chord, hybrid chinos to handloom ones like ikat, denim is witnessing a ...

 

 

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