Upcycled Sony headphone wires create fashionable travel accessories

July 23, 2016 by  
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Usually, broken headphones just end up in the trash — but a new collaboration between Sony and London fashion label Auria aims to change that. The two brands recently debuted the world’s first line of travel accessories created from discarded headphone wires. The new collection features colorful passport covers, sunglasses cases, beach totes, smartphone cases, and even beach-ready flip-flops.

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Ann Oliver’s Xeni Collection Is a Fashion Label for People with Physical Disabilities

March 31, 2012 by  
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For many of us, dressing ourselves in clothes that look good and fit our bodies comfortably is something we take for granted. For those dealing with severe arthritis, amputations, multiple sclerosis and other physical disabilities, shopping for clothes can be more of a challenge. Enter Xeni, a clothing line started by Ann Oliver, a former architect with MS. The line of clothing addresses some of the shortfalls of conventional garments, replacing buttons with magnets, for example, and accommodating prosthetic limbs and medical accoutrements. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Ann Oliver , arthritis , clothing , disabilities , Fashion , multiple sclerosis , Xeni Collection

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Ramblers Way Creates Sustainable Luxury Casual Wear for Fall 2011

October 1, 2011 by  
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Ramblers Way wool button down. Photo: Ramblers Way Organic wool comfort wear company Ramblers Way founded by Tom and Kate Chappell, of Tom’s of Maine fame has come a long way since their first collection , comprised of natural blonde wool jersey knits in undergarment basics such as long johns and camisoles. For fall 2011, the Kennebunk, Maine-based fashion label incorporates color fr… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Elroy Employs Satellite Earth Images for Summer 2010

April 27, 2010 by  
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Elroy spring/summer 2010. Credit: Elroy Ethically-focused fashion label Elroy Apparel has created a well-curated spring/summer collection of on-trend rompers , relaxed-fit pants, and flirty dresses– and they all retail for under $120 USD. The highlight of the collection is their digitally-printed organic cotton pieces with manipulated satellite images of Earth; a river labyrinth, a desert oasis, and the peaks of

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Paper Company Starts Campaign To Promote Printing of Email

April 27, 2010 by  
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TreeHuggers have been bashing printers for years, putting those “Think before you print” messages on the bottom of our emails. John Williams of Domtar, a big paper company, says they are “just bull” and is starting a marketing campaign- “Put it On Paper !” to promote printing, particularly among young people. He told the Canadian Club: “Young people really are not printers

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Fashion Summit 2009 Coincides with COP15 in Copenhagen

December 8, 2009 by  
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Nordic fashion label, FIN, spring/summer 2010 collection. Credit: FIN, Fashion Summit Coinciding with the Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen the Nordic fashion industry is gathering tomorrow for Fashion Summit 2009

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Loyale Warehouse Sale Starts Tomorrow (3 Days Only)

November 29, 2009 by  
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Loyale fall 2008, solano tunic. Credit: Loyale Clothing Eco-chic fashion label Loyale is holding a three-day warehouse sale (pricing of $15 – $40) starting tomorrow, November 30 through December 2, 2009. Shop Spring 2008 , 2009 , and Fall 2008 collections

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Incredible Edible: How To Make Your Town Self-sufficient

November 29, 2009 by  
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Image: Incredible Edible Blog While citizens of the world turn their eyes to Copenhagen , awaiting leadership with dwindling hope, one town has taken matters into the hands of the people. An idea that started around a kitchen table has grown into a reality demonstrating wisdom not seen since Gandhi.

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November Eco-Tidbits from Turkey

November 29, 2009 by  
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A sun-powered vehicle designed by Turkish students (left) won an award in Australia, while one of Turkey’s new high-speed trains derailed. Photos by Istanbul Technical University Solar Car Team (left) and Turkish State Railways . November was a celebratory month for expats and Turks alike, with the American holiday of Thanksgiving falling on the same weekend as Kurban Bayram?, the Muslim Feast of the Sacr..

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Feral Childe Fall 2009: Print and Play Trick-Or-Treat

October 31, 2009 by  
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Play with eco-fashion label Feral Childe paper dolls. Credit: Feral Childe via Ecouterre We’ve been seeing Feral Childe around New York lately–at the NOW Showcase , at Kaight two nights ago, and as paper dolls on Ecouterre .

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