Livia Firth & Stella McCartney Launch Green Carpet Collection

Livia Firth & Stella McCartney Launch Green Carpet Collection

Livia Firth of Eco Age has collaborated with designer and environmental activist Stella MCcartney, for a 2014 Green Carpet Challenge collection. The Green Carpet Challenge is a project which pairs glamour and…

Christopher Raeburn SS15

Christopher Raeburn SS15

As usual, ATTYRE is a big fan of Christopher Raeburn, who uses recycled military fabrics in his designs. This season, for SS15, Raeburn used old, undyed parachutes to create two…

Modcloth is First Retailer to Sign Anti Photoshop Pledge

Modcloth is First Retailer to Sign Anti Photoshop Pledge

US vintage-inspired retailer Modcloth, is the first retailer to sign the ‘Truth in Advetising Heroes pledge’, which began after an anti-photoshop ‘Truth in Advertising Bill’ was introduced in March. The company…

Sweden Introduces First 100% Recycled Cotton Garment

Sweden Introduces First 100% Recycled Cotton Garment

This yellow dress is the result of advanced Swedish technology, that could drastically reduce the fashion industry’s carbon footprint. Although it may look no different from the styles seen at…

Upcycle Idol: Jane Perkins

Upcycle Idol: Jane Perkins

Uk based artist Jane Perkins calls herself a ‘re-maker’, specialising in upcycling old bits and bobs into collage portraits of influential figures and classic images. Not letting any object go to…

Sustainable Spotlight: FREITAG Compostable Clothing

Sustainable Spotlight: FREITAG Compostable Clothing

Twenty years ago, Zurich-based company, FREITAG, began as a kitsch accessories business that specialised in making contemporary bags and purses from truck tarpaulin. Recently, the company decided to branch out with their…

Sustainable Spotlight: Little Dresses For Africa

Sustainable Spotlight: Little Dresses For Africa

Founded in 2008, Little Dresses for Africa is a non profit organisation which produces simple dresses out of patterned pillow cases for children in need. There are many volunteers contributing throughout…

Sustainable Spotlight: Shoreditch Local Business

Sustainable Spotlight: Shoreditch Local Business

Mrs Bear’s Swap Shop With the theme of WWII and the era of ‘make do and mend’, Mrs Bear’s pop-up swap shop is a nostalgic, retro inspired swishing event, that encourages…