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17 Aug 2020

Breath in, breath out — five sustainable face masks to make it through in style

It’s now quite clear that we will be wearing face masks for some time and will have to use them in different occasions. So, just like all our outfits and accessories, they will gradually adapt to our style and become a way to make a fashion statement, be creative and show our personality. They might […]

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06 Jul 2020

Working together to learn how to become better companies:

A seven-step guide in fostering supplier and customer relationships to reach your sustainability goals. In GreenBiz’s latest webcast, How to Get Your Supply Chain to Embrace Circularity, CEO and Chairman of Aquafil Giulio Bonazzi sat down with Interface VP and CSO Erin Meezan to talk about the power of positive relationships between designers, manufacturers, and their suppliers. Meezan and Bonazzi discuss […]

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22 Jun 2020

Gucci Off The Grid, featuring ECONYL® yarn

Gucci Off The Grid means to live in a way that is unrecorded, behaving independently, in tune with the natural surroundings and away from the mainstream. Gucci sees in this philosophy a desire to leave behind a lighter footprint and journey more responsibly. With this in mind, for pre-fall 2020-21 Gucci has developed Gucci Off […]

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Zanotta ECONYL
19 May 2020

Sacco Goes Green, made with ECONYL® yarn, is awarded with “NYC AwardxDesign” for the category “Greater Good”

Sacco Goes Green, made by Zanotta, has claimed the NYCxDESIGN Award in the “Greater Good: social + environmental impact” promoted by Interior Design Magazine. The category “Greater Good” is focused on projects that have a value in terms of environmental impact and represent a solution for sustainable development: it is, therefore, a great acknowledgment for […]

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Photo by Zetong Li on Unsplash
23 Apr 2020

Changing the world with the power of design

If COVID-19 is a portal, a getaway to a new world, we have the unique opportunity to start a conversation about what we want to bring in the new world, and what we want to leave behind. Designers have an incredible power to inspire and make change happen. We want to hear from them and […]

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25 Mar 2020

Medium – COVID-19 Regeneration Toolkit

Aquafil’s international suggestions for staying connected and inspired What are you doing in these days? How are you regenerating energy, hope, happiness and strength? How do you get inspiration from the restricted space of social distancing? We checked with our team members across the world — from China, to Italy, to the USA — to […]

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24 Feb 2020

Sustainability inspiration one hand-knot at a time

Are you feeling a little bit of eco-anxiety? Here is how we tried to defeat it in this project with action and collaboration. It’s the story of how a group of “like-worried” people came together to try to make a sustainable, beautiful, Nepalese rug that wouldn’t cost the earth. And in the process, they tested […]

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21 Feb 2020

Tommy Hilfiger, one of the licensed brands in Safilo’s portfolio, features ECONYL® in its eco-sustainable eyewear collection.

Safilo, a worldwide leader in the design, manufacturing, and distribution of eyewear, today announces the introduction of ECONYL® regenerated nylon in its eyewear collections. The new TOMMY JEANS eyewear collection, recently launched by Tommy Hilfiger, one of the licensed brands in Safilo’s portfolio, is the first that features styles made of ECONYL® regenerated nylon. Safilo […]

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13 Feb 2020

Interior Designers and Architects Have a Critical Role to Play in the Circular Economy

Choosing sustainable practices and materials to create beautiful spaces is one of the most important and exciting design challenges of our time According to Lance Hosey, FAIA, LEED Fellow and Design Resilience director for Gensler, studies show that designers and architects can impact up to 90 percent of a project’s eventual impact based on the […]

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10 Feb 2020

Jonathan Cohen embraces sustainable design in Fall & Winter 2020 Collection with ECONYL® regenerated nylon

Jonathan Cohen and business partner Sarah Leff formally launched the Jonathan Cohen brand in 2011 offering both creativity and innovation through high-quality one-of-a-kind pieces. Cohen’s upbringing and cultural heritage with the Mexican prints and patterns and colors, the laid-back ease of the San Diego surf culture and the modern city approach have manifested into what […]

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Zanotta Sacco goes green
21 Jan 2020

Zanotta: Sacco goes green

An icon of non-conformity, the Sacco celebrates 50 years: this symbol of the cultural transformation of 1968 returns renewed in a green edition, in recognition of the need for global change. Zanotta celebrates this anniversary by launching a numbered, limited edition collection: innovative and sustainable materials– both the internal padding and the cover, featuring a […]

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20 Jan 2020

2020–2023 trend forecasting: the one thing you need to keep in mind

Forecast trendsetter Rikke Skytte warns the audience during a keynote about sustainability and trends, “Attention, no one is coming to save you. This life is 100% your responsibility”. From here, we’re taken on a fantastic journey that highlights trends and the future of humanity, where sustainability is a megatrend that is here to stay and […]

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