10 Jul 2019

FORBES – How CDLP Is Reshaping How Men Shop For Swimwear By Introducing Sustainability

By Joseph DeAcetis Now, let’s talk about swimming. Swimming is the one sport that did not start out as a playful recreation for the rich and famous. However, even though it strips you down, swimwear still manages to dress you up. In modern times, swimwear particularly offers such tremendous variety. (…) The most recent swimwear […]

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Econyl swimsuit
04 Jul 2019

EVENING STANDARD – How to have a sustainable summer

By Samuel Fishwick From reef-safe suncream to natural BBQs, and recycled swimwear to cardboard tents — the best season of the year has had a conscious upgrade. Samuel Fishwick has a guide to guilt-free getaways that don’t need to cost the earth How eco-friendly is your pool float? Last year, the flamingo was the inflatable […]

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Guardian Econyl
01 Jul 2019

THE GUARDIAN – Rental jeans and recycled swimsuits – six revolutionary fashion brands

By Paula Cocozza Innovative small labels are at the cutting edge of ethical fashion, and the wider industry is taking note Globally, nearly three-fifths of clothing ends up in an incinerator or landfill site within a year of being made. Shopping for clothes is no longer a harmless pastime; it is yet another painful frontier […]

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26 Jun 2019

REFINERY29 – Watch Prada Reinvent Its Iconic Nylon Bag With An Eco-Friendly Touch

By Channing Hargrove As discussions around sustainability and ethical responsibility (at long last!) move to the forefront of the fashion industry, more brands are working to implement lasting, positive change — including Prada. In May, the luxury Godmother of global fashion announced the brand would no longer use fur. And this week, Prada’s 21st century […]

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25 Jun 2019

CNN STYLE – Prada launches sustainable nylon drive

By Jack Guy Prada has long been known for its nylon bags, and now the Italian fashion house is making the products more sustainable. As part of the Re-Nylon project, a new line of Prada bag silhouettes will be made from a regenerated nylon material known as ECONYL, according to a press release from the […]

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24 Jun 2019

HYPEBEAST – Prada Announces Goal to Only Use Recycled Nylon by 2021

By Torsten Ingvaldsen Prada and nylon are two terms that have often been tied to one another within the fashion world, with the luxury house employing the material since 1984 throughout its range of nylon bags and a decade later with its unique take on sportswear. Now the Italian fashion group has announced plans to […]

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24 Jun 2019

FORBES – Prada’s Popular Nylon Bags To Be Made Using Only Yarns From Recycled Plastic Waste

by Mario Abad Luxury fashion brand Prada has announced a brand new sustainability initiative: All of its popular nylon products will now made made using ECONYL, a regenerated nylon fabric that’s obtained through „the recycling and purification process of plastic waste collected from oceans, fishing nets, and textile fibre waste,“ taking effect in 2021. The […]

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20 Jun 2019

BLOOMBERG – These Dive Watches Can Go Deep In the Ocean—And Help Save It, Too

By Mark P Bernardo A new crop of luxury timepieces brings environmental awareness, and support of ocean-related eco-charities, to haute horology. Wristwatches have been worn for diving, sailing, and other maritime activities, at least since the first waterproof watch case, the Rolex Oyster, made its debut in 1926. In more recent times, some of the […]

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29 Mrz 2019

FORBES – This Company Is Desexualizing Swimwear

By Lucy Sherriff Sick of struggling to find a swimsuit suitable for her weekly swim, Rosie Cook decided to take action into her own hands. In 2016 she founded her own swimwear company, Deakin & Blue, which has a sustainability mission to boot. … „As a result, our swimwear pieces are transformational – in how […]

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21 Mrz 2019

24 HOURS – „Sports-resistant“ watches

by Anna Rita Romani Manufacturing approach, choice of materials and compliance with strict quality standards represent key requirements in the creation of a sports watch. It is no coincidence that this sector has been, and continues to be, an extraordinary testing ground for the development of technology, which high-end watchmaking continually draws from, even in […]

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20 Mrz 2019

VOGUE – Solid & Striped Is Making Sustainable Swimwear Sexy

By Ellie Pithers Recycled fishing nets don’t scream sex appeal – unless they’re all tied up in a Solid & Striped one-piece. The New York-based brand founded in 2012 boasts a fanbase of bold-faced names including Taylor Swift and Alexa Chung and is the model-off-duty’s swimwear line of choice – Cindy Bruna, Gigi Hadid and […]

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14 Mrz 2019

THE EVENING STANDARD – The most popular sustainable fashion products to invest in right now

by Megan C. Hills Meghan Markle is ahead of the curve on this one Sustainable fashion is easily the most positive trend to hit the fashion industry. Many are making the shift to a greener wardrobe, including the likes of Emma Watson, Meghan Markle and Gemma Chan. According to research conducted by fashion discovery platform Lyst, […]

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