Fresh Products from Valencia; These Designers Know How to Upcycle (Photos)

September 22, 2011 by  
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Yesterday night Valencia Design Week launched one of their new routes in the up and coming barrio of Ruzafa. We bloggers from the FEED discovered lots of fresh talent of which I particularly liked the show Dos de Surtido at the Hat Gallery . Surtido , a Spanish design collective, teamed up with Vaho , the Barcelona-based comp… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Wild and Woolly Fashion at Wool Modern

September 22, 2011 by  
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Photo: B. Alter, Sibling Wool Modern is a special show that showcases the best in fashion design in wool. It’s not part of London Fashion Week, or the London Design Festival but it should be. The designers included in the show have used the sustainable fibre in innovative and exciting ways for both clothing and furniture. Sculpted, knitted, draped, embroidered and knitted, this shows proves that “if silk is the queen, cotton … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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London Fashion Week: Estethica Shows Green Fashion at it Best

September 19, 2011 by  
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Photo: B. Alter It’s London Fashion Week, where Estethica is the showcase for all that is wonderful in ecological and environmentally-sensitive fashion. In its fifth year, the show is a mix of old favourites and new comers. Such as Dr. Noki who designed this jacket for Lady Gaga (who else) out of cut up and recycled rugby scarves which are then crocheted. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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New York Fashion Week: M. Patmos Shows Chic Knitwear for Spring 2012 (Photos)

September 17, 2011 by  
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M.Patmos Continuing Resort 2012 ‘s palette of neutrals with a splash of color, M. Patmos –who I saw first on Greta Guide –kicked it up a notch at New York Fashion Week Spring 2012 with a jolt of bright citron, gold, and silver. Inspired by the look of mid-century craft design, designer Marcia Patmos credits the work of New York artist

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New York Fashion Week: Suzanne Rae for Spring 2012 (Slideshow)

September 14, 2011 by  
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Photo: Amy DuFault/ EcoSalon Our coverage of New York Fashion Week continues, with Brooklyn designer Suzanne Rae . Rae’s influences from the New York art gallery scene and design ateliers Costume National in Milan and Morgane Le Fay in New York always spread their wings in her designs and we are appreciative of that. In fact, we specifically look for this special quality in her designs. And she didn’t disappoint in her Spring 2012 collection. –by

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New York Fashion Week: Edun Gives African Prints an Industrial Spin in Spring 2012 (Photos)

September 13, 2011 by  
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Edun Spring/Sumer 2012. Photo: Emma Grady Creative Director Sharon Wauchob brings a sporty spin to Edun ‘s Spring/Summer 2012 collection, her third season since the fashion brand founded by Ali Hewson and U2 frontman Bono was brought under the Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy umbrella. Florals and African prints met mesh, grommets, drawstrings, and othe… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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New York Fashion Week: Samantha Pleet’s Modern Spin on Ethereal Style for Spring 2012 (Photos)

September 11, 2011 by  
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Photo: Emma Grady At New York Fashion Week Saturday afternoon, Samantha Pleet presented an ethereal green fashion collection for Spring Summer 2011. Inspired by history and ancient ideas, from Egyption and Ancient Greece to Mod, Pleet’s design aesthetic is mystical meets modern. The Brooklyn-based designer shows many signature silhouettes and styles, including rompers, one-piece bathing suits, and capes, with added details, such as square cut-outs throughout. The result: a cohesive collec… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Jacket Collects And Cleans Rainwater, Stores It In Your Pockets

September 9, 2011 by  
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Images via video screengrab We all remember that at least once as a kid, we lifted our heads up to the rainclouds, opened our mouths, and tried to drink the rain as it fell. What if instead of this age-old method, you sucked rain out of your pockets? A design for a raincoat that captures and purifies rainwater could make it that easy for you to get a drink while walking in a downpour…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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5 Gorgeous Scarves From Etsy to Smarten Up Your Fall Look

September 7, 2011 by  
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Photo: tocamade.etsy.com A lightweight scarf may just be fall’s most ideal accessory: Delicate enough to wear on unexpectedly sunny autumn days but a welcome layer when the sun goes down or the wind kicks up, they’re also an easy way to perk up simple fall outfits (from tees and blazers paired with jeans to no-fuss dresses worn with boots). We found five buy-it-now options on Etsy , where recycled, upcycled, and eco-friendly materials make these scarves a welcome addition to every green fashionista’s closet…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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New York Fashion Week: Quirky Prints, Timeless Silhouettes in Crop by David Peck Spring 2012

September 6, 2011 by  
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Spanish moss print rompers in Crop by David Peck, spring 2012. Photo: Emma Grady On Monday, TreeHugger got an exclusive first look at Crop by David Peck ‘s Spring 2012 collection at the LEED-certified Crosby Street Hotel in New York City’s SoHo neighborhood. Playing off the Gulf Coast theme of their fall 2011 collection, D… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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