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Threadsmiths

After almost 8 years in the industry my favorite thing about fashion is that it is still constantly evolving.  For example – designers such as Threadsmiths are taking an already revolutionary idea, such as water resistant clothing, and they’re making it eco-friendly… [...]

July 27, 2014 eco-frendly apparel, Eco-friendly, Independent Fashion Design, Indie Designer, Men, Menswear, nanotechnology, Sustainable, sustainable clothing, Sustainable fashion, T-Shirts, Tees, Threadsmiths, Uncategorized, Women's clothing, Women's tops, Women's Wear
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a Sharee Design:Custom Recycled Necktie Purse

Have an old necktie laying around that you want to put to use? Submit those ties to Sharee Johnson of Sharee Designs and she”ll craft one awesome looking purse or clutch for you.  This reminds me of a Project Runway [...]

June 10, 2013 Custom, handmade accessories, Purses, Sustainable, Sustainable fashion, Ties, Women's Wear
Alice and Whittles Shoes

Alice and Whittles – A Simple Shoe. Made With Respect.

You could mix fashion with comfort and just stop there (Hey, it’s already a winning combo).  But, what happens if you combine fashion with small scale organic farmers, handweavers in India and  artisan manufactures in France?  You get a product [...]

March 17, 2013 Alice and Whittles, Espadrilles, Nicholas Horekens, Sofi Khwaja, Sustainable, Sustainable fashion, Women's Shoes
Modrobes Natural and Sustainable Eucalyptus Clothing

Modrobes: Natural and Sustainable Eucalyptus Clothing

Armed with a station wagon and an unlimited fill of optimism, Steven Sal Debus launched what would become known as Modrobes in 1996. Traveling great lengths through the perilous lands of Canada (*added suspense), Steven began selling his Modrobes pants [...]

November 29, 2012 Eucalyptus, Kickstarter, Men, Modrobes, Sustainable, T-Shirts, Women's Wear
Jetsam Sustainable Handmade Vintage Wallets

Jetsam: Sustainable Handmade Vintage Wallets

Steadily merging the world of wallets and vintage clothing, Jetsam is breathing  new light into your father’s 1960 tweed suit. Armed with a background in sustainable architecture, Laura Skelton is creating some of the coolest and greenest vintage wallets you’ve [...]

September 17, 2012 Handmade Wallets, Jetsam, Laura Skelton, Men, Sustainable, Vintage Wallets