EU Bans Toxic Chemicals in Textile Imports

EU Bans Toxic Chemicals in Textile Imports

This week all EU member states agreed to put a ban on the toxic chemical NPE from all textile imports, essentially closing the loophole that allowed dangerous levels of the…

Sustainable Spotlight: Study 34

Sustainable Spotlight: Study 34

When ATTYRE came across sustainable knitwear label Study 34, we knew we were onto a good thing. The Newcastle based clothing company was established in 2014 by designer Eleanor O’Neill,…

Levi’s Introduces Used Clothing Initiative

Levi’s Introduces Used Clothing Initiative

Levi’s has expanded its garment recycling initiative, allowing you to donate your unwanted and outgrown clothes (not restricted to Levi’s), to any of its stores throughout the United States. The…

C.Kabiru’s Eyewear Sculptures Are Made From E-Waste

C.Kabiru’s Eyewear Sculptures Are Made From E-Waste

Nairobi based sculpture artist Cyrus Kabiru, is known for his statement eyewear collection of ‘C-stunners’ – upcycled glasses frames made from computer waste. Warning: They are not for the shy…

Native Shoes X Issey Miyake Cruelty-Free Trainers

Native Shoes X Issey Miyake Cruelty-Free Trainers

Issey Miyake has put an ecological spin on his Pleats Please line, in the form of bold, minimalist trainers. In a collaboration with Native Shoes, the designs are inspired by…

Topshop Launches its First Ever Sustainable Collection

Topshop Launches its First Ever Sustainable Collection

Topshop has made its biggest fashion statement yet, as the highstreet retailer announced that it will be promoting enviromentally-friendly fashion in a permanent ‘Reclaim’ collection, made from recycled garments.  …

Sustainable Spotlight: Joanne Heyak 3D Printed Jewellery

Sustainable Spotlight: Joanne Heyak 3D Printed Jewellery

Joanne Hayek and her sustainable fashion and accessories company VANINA highlights in her latest collection, the beauty and fragility of nature through contemporary 3D printed jewellery. Using the Mcor machine,…