Hyundai launches sustainable fashion collection made from discarded car parts including airbags

Korean car company Hyundai have utilised discarded car parts including airbags in a new sustainable fashion collection that it has launched at department store, Selfridges. The car manufacturer has teamed up with a number of ethical designers for the launch of Re:Style 2020 at the department store in London. Garments unveiled as part of the range included a £510 jumpsuit, from E.L.V. DENIM, which was made from … Continue reading Hyundai launches sustainable fashion collection made from discarded car parts including airbags

Timberland sets out for its product lines to be fully sustainable by 2030

Timberland has announced plans for its products to be fully sustainable by 2030, as the brand turns to nature for inspiration, driving innovation through regenerative agriculture and circular design. The fashion brand has set two specific, measurable goals to achieve by 2030. Firstly, that 100% of products – across footwear, apparel and accessories – are to be designed for circularity. On the front end, products … Continue reading Timberland sets out for its product lines to be fully sustainable by 2030

Chipotle Goods: Mexican food chain branch out into sustainable fashion with an upcycled avocado-dyed line

Chipotle may be best known for its burritos and now the Mexican food chain is to be noted for its new sustainable apparel collection. Chipotle Goods’ collection of responsibly-sourced apparel includes basics such as denim jackets, tote bags, T-shirts, sweatshirts, leggings, camisoles, bomber jackets and socks – all made from organic cotton. The collection features an open-looped line of Chipotle apparel, dyed with upcycled avocado … Continue reading Chipotle Goods: Mexican food chain branch out into sustainable fashion with an upcycled avocado-dyed line

Project Earth: Selfridges launches initiative to help customers change the way they shop and to be mindful of environmental impact

Luxury department store Selfridges has launched a transformational sustainability initiative, Project Earth, which aims to help customers change the way they shop. Project Earth aims to help customers change the way they shop in three ways: by addressing the materials used in products, launching and exploring new retail models such as repair and resell, and engaging with teams, partners and customers to inspire a shift … Continue reading Project Earth: Selfridges launches initiative to help customers change the way they shop and to be mindful of environmental impact

Rewilder: Sustainable fashion and accessories brand making use of discarded industrial materials

Airbags, car covers, advertising mesh, seat belts and beer filter cloth are just some of the discarded industrial materials finding second-life as part of Rewilder’s range of sustainable fashion and accessories. The LA-based brand with its zero-waste production model work with industrial salvage – material discarded on a large scale that is not recyclable to create rain jackets, backpacks, tote bags and weekender bags. Rewilder was … Continue reading Rewilder: Sustainable fashion and accessories brand making use of discarded industrial materials

Jajamän: Sustainable backpacks made from cork and recycled materials

Swedish fashion brand Jajamän began life as a swatch on the wall, now the cork is being carried around as backpacks. Jajamän creates sustainable bags made from cork, which is natural and biodegradable. Cork is a sustainable and durable material that grows on trees. The simple and timeless design of Jajamän backpacks is inspired by Scandinavian heritage for everyday use. A year-long search for an … Continue reading Jajamän: Sustainable backpacks made from cork and recycled materials

ArmedAngels: The “Robin Hood” of the fashion industry emphasising eco and fair timeless clothing

ArmedAngels is a Germany-based fashion label that is injecting everyday chic into sustainable fashion, creating timeless pieces that work in-sync with conscious consumers wanting to create a capsule wardrobe. The sustainable fashion brand, which specialises in womenswear and menswear that is both “eco and fair”, creates functional and timeless fashion in sustainable fabrics such as organic cotton, organic linen, organic wool, recycled polyester, Lenzing Modal® … Continue reading ArmedAngels: The “Robin Hood” of the fashion industry emphasising eco and fair timeless clothing

Kate Hudson’s new fashion label HappyxNature champions sustainable materials

Actress Kate Hudson is channelling her boho chic vibes into her latest venture – HappyxNature, a sustainable fashion collection. HappyxNature champions sustainable materials throughout its collection – from jeans made from crushed recycled plastic bottles, and dresses and tops made in cotton voiles, laundered cottons and cotton flax that are mixed with organic and recycled fabrics. The HappyxNature collection features wrap-front jumpsuits, linen tees, palazzo … Continue reading Kate Hudson’s new fashion label HappyxNature champions sustainable materials

Give your wardrobe a spring injection with Rakha’s statement sustainable pieces

If your wardrobe’s in need of a spring injection, sustainable fashion brand Rakha has some simple yet gorgeous skirts, tops and dresses to add some flounce to your get-up. From the oversized kimono style Hailey dress, the chic and classic balloon-shaped midi dress Bella, to the Dotty Envelope skirt with its polka dot print and shell buttons, Rakha’s womenswear spring/summer collection features statement pieces that … Continue reading Give your wardrobe a spring injection with Rakha’s statement sustainable pieces

BACK Label: Made in Italy “wellness wear” championing eco-friendly milk protein fabric

Italian fashion label BACK Label is taking clothing back to its origins – 100% naturally sourced textiles sewn by tailors in Italy – while experimenting with next generation fabrics including milk protein textile. The brand creates luxury “wellness wear” – think functional basics such as kaftans, scoop back dresses, ribbed pullovers for women, and shorts, drawstring pants and hoodies for men – under the categories of lounge … Continue reading BACK Label: Made in Italy “wellness wear” championing eco-friendly milk protein fabric