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06 Sep 2018

How designers can sell their creative and sustainable work

Are you human? This is the provocative question of Charlene C. Lam who helps creatives and designers showing and selling their work. We talked with her about the future of retail and how to sell creative and sustainable products. Being human is part of the answer but there is much more that emerges in this […]

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17 Jul 2018

Discovering “what makes a great carpet” with ‚the Ruggist‘

In the US some call him the King of Rugs. His name is Michael Christie, and he is a leading American carpet journalist, blogger of ‘The Ruggist’ and, since the Fall of 2017, Editor of Rug Insider. He was also a speaker during the panel discussion at Domotex 2018 about trends in interior design. Last […]

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13 Jul 2018

MEDIUM – 4 brands are creating yoga wear with beauty, performance and sustainability at their heart

Yoga is all about awareness: of our inner world but also of the outside world. Yoga is about connecting with nature and being aware, not only of the single sensations and feelings of our body, but also of our interaction with the planet. A yoga session invites you to breathe the outside air in, to […]

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22 Jun 2018

Happy birthday to the #ClimateChange movement!

Long before it was one of the most popular hashtags, the climate change movement was already winning its cover on Time magazine, and a silent but powerful revolution was starting. It was 1988; more precisely the 23rd of June. James Hansen, the director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York, spoke to […]

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18 Jun 2018

TAO at Karstadt Sports in Dortmund

Our customer TAO will be present at Karstadt Sports in Dortmund from May 25th until the end of August introducing a new unique jacket called “erste Laufjacke aus dem Meer”- “first running jacket out of the sea.” With this new piece, TAO is on his way to being a fully sustainable brand, a target they […]

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12 Jun 2018

‘Gucci Equilibrium’ to balance creativity with sustainability

On World Environmental Day, Gucci has launched its new ‘Gucci Equilibrium,’ an initiative and a website to explain their 10-year plan strategy that promises to “balance its creation and marketing of high-end fashion with a radical sustainability agenda.” The website has different sections that talk about raw materials, Gucci’s environmental performance, waste management and circular […]

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07 Jun 2018

The ECONYL® carpet in Black and White at CFDA Awards in NYC

Last night we were at the CFDA Awards at the Brooklyn Museum in New York with a beautiful red carpet made by ege carpets with our ECONYL® regenerated nylon. The carpet was not actually a red one, but rather a customized carpet with black and white stripes. Models, actors and actresses, influencers, designers and editors […]

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04 Jun 2018

Interview with VDM THE LABEL

We interviewed VDM The Label, a team of passionate forward thinkers, who believe in quality, sustainability and ethical trade.  VDM The Label are rethinking the way women are approaching the traditional swimsuit – existing to allow women to experience the beauty of wearing designer swimwear, at a fraction of the price.  VDM The Label’s first […]

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01 Jun 2018

Interview with Arnhem: leading the way in sustainable fashion

We interviewed Jyoty Durrant, sustainability officer of Arhnem, an Australian brand with bohemian spirit, deeply committed to leading the movement toward sustainability in fashion. Arnhem is a celebration of striking colors and design, oozing Summer nostalgia, bringing to life the bohemian dream of femininity, effortlessness and playful spirit, and empowering women. Arnhem believes in a […]

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31 Mai 2018

MEDIUM – Designing with recycled plastic at Clerkenwell Design Week

We just came back from Clerkenwell Design Week in London. The event this year was especially focused on sustainable design, and we were excited to see how many conferences were dedicated to sustainability, marine litter, plastic, and trash. Many called it the “the Blue Planet effect” referring to the fact that any talk about plastic waste and […]

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30 Mai 2018

Interview with Ambra Maddalena

We interviewed Ambra Maddalena, founder of Australian brand Ambra Maddalena. The brand is about falling in love, summer romances, femininity, creativity, expression of your true self. She wants her girls to be conscious consumer without compromising their style aesthetic. My name is Ambra Maddalena, I was raised in Western Australia by an Italian father and […]

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14 Mai 2018

We are at 2018 Copenhagen Fashion Summit

Tomorrow will be the big day. The Copenhagen Fashion Summit will open the doors at the Copenhagen Concert Hall for its sixth edition taking place May 15-16, 2018. The first summit was in 2009 when Copenhagen was the host of the UN Climate Summit. Sustainability and climate change were not top of the agenda at […]

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