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One tree at a time- in support of orphans

Adriano Ghirardello had been voted the best salesman by Toyota Japan in the year 1998 and when he was asked where he would take his award holiday, he chose Kenya and that marked the beginning of a journey that became a philanthropic mission. 401 more words



A lot of good ideas emerge out of irritation and frustration.

For the masterminds behind Rags2Riches, a social business enterprise that produces high-end designer fashions and acessories, it was the social injustice and the horrid conditions in… 140 more words


Meet Eco-Fashion Innovator: SANS

On a Saturday morning, Greenpoint’s Brooklyn Label cafe was bustling with people. As I sat face-to-face with Eliza Starbuck, the Ohio native and founder of… 269 more words


Q&A With Eco-Entrepreneur Sarah Van Aken

There is no question that eco-fashion gives us something fresh to talk about. But one thing that always seems to cross my mind is the question of whether or not our favorite green designers and fair-trade companies will ever make the leap into the mainstream fashion industry. 1,241 more words


The Of Rags Sustainable Fashion Tour!

I met Branson Skinner this past summer at a friend’s rooftop birthday party. He told me about a fair trade fashion cooperative that he was starting for sustainable development in Ghana. 179 more words


Meet The Talent Behind THE Dress

When something as monumental and amazing as The Uniform Project hits the radar, it is extremely difficult to stop talking about it. So, I figured it would be beneficial (and fun) to give the project’s little black dress and its creator their well-deserved moment in the spotlight too! 255 more words


Could You Wear The Same Dress For 365 Days?

Before you turn up your noses, hear me out. This is the story of a young woman who completed any fashionista’s nightmare of a challenge; she wore… 249 more words