green fashion

It was the best of times. It was the worst of times. Like a storyline from a Charles Dicken's novel, this Fall's Fashion Week was the epitome of the aristocracy living high on the backs of proverbial peasants.
Being an eco-minimalist style maven means not only choosing materials that are fairly traded and sweatshop free, but also choosing well made apparel that needn't be replaced often, as well as retooling what you already own.
Are you one of those super environmental types who shops at Whole Foods and your local farmer's market, avoids GMOs, and does your housekeeping only with eco-friendly soaps and detergents? But then when it comes to fashion, suddenly all their rules about purchasing products that are good for the earth fly away.
Fashion matters. As we approach a series of crunch talks for the planet on environmental issues pertaining to climate change, beginning with UN talks in New York, I want to say this loud and proud.
It makes sense that the gown you choose should be a reflection of your surroundings. Vintage elements, perhaps a bouquet of wildflowers, or a gown made of sustainable or organic fibers are all good choices.
It's time to put down that cup of tea and consider wearing it. Okay, you don't have to do that right this minute. But, Sacramento
As a time-crunched freelancer and mom of two young children, I have neither the time nor patience to comb through the racks
Does Michelle Obama set a bad fashion example for women across America?
Brindel Rothspan, a 71-year-old native of Los Angeles, CA has been knitting tote bags from recycled newspaper ties for the past three years. Who knew recycling could be so much fun?
In an arena long defined by unrestrained spending on diamonds, designer dresses and exclusive resorts, the idea of "luxury" is being revised by none other than the United Nations. Who'd have imagined it?
From Mother Nature Network's Starre Vartan: A couple of weeks ago, I put together a bunch of the cutest vintage swimsuits
Yes, you read that correctly. Through a biological fermentation process, researchers at The University of Western Australia
As seemingly every brand in business is going green for Earth Day, here's one eco-friendly project that actually looks good
Candice Held Dresses have truly established a niche for effortless chic in the eco-world. Candice Held, now a local Angeleno
Here are some more specifics about why supporting ethical fashion and fair trade practices matter: And for those who suggest