10/05/2019

LOS ANGELES TIMES – Your next swimsuit might have started life as a fishing net

By Chiara Remondini To you, it’s a garbage dump. To Italian entrepreneur Giulio Bonazzi, it’s the launchpad for a Stella McCartney handbag or a pair of Levi’s jeans. “When I look at a landfill, I see a gold mine,” Bonazzi, the founder and chief executive of nylon manufacturer Aquafil, said in an interview. (…) And […]

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10/05/2019

BREITLING – BREITLING AND ITS SURFERS SQUAD LAUNCH A LIMITED-EDITION SUPEROCEAN HERITAGE

Breitling launched its Superocean Heritage Ocean Conservancy Limited Edition watch in Bali with the support of its high-profile Surfers Squad members Kelly Slater, Sally Fitzgibbons, and Stephanie Gilmore. Working with the conservation group Ocean Conservancy, Breitling organized a beach cleanup to celebrate the launch of the chrono­graph, which is limited to 1000 pieces. On May […]

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08/05/2019

ECO AGE – Holiday Dressing, Sustainably

By Rosanna Falconer The days are lengthening, the seas are warming, the beach is calling. For years, half the excitement of a holiday was planning my packing. Lunch breaks would involve swinging by the shops to pick up a bikini in that summer’s zingiest neon while no trip to departures was complete without a purchase […]

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08/05/2019

EURONEWS – “There are so many elements to consider in order to be a truly sustainable brand”

By Euronews RiLEY studio is the new London-based contemporary fashion label with sustainability at its core. Its minimalist, sportswear-inspired collections are designed to be seasonless and appeal to both style and eco-conscious shoppers.“We are style led and we develop a fabric around what we want something to look like,” says CEO Olivia Dowie. It’s a […]

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06/05/2019

REFINERY 29 – The Coolest Swimwear Made From Recycled Fishing Nets & Plastic Bottles

By Francine Heat Finding the perfect swimwear can be even more troublesome than avoiding Line of Duty spoilers, right? There’s so much to think about when it comes to swimsuits and bikinis: cut, coverage, colour. Is it boned? Exactly which straps come off? Do high-waisted briefs really make us look like a Baywatch-era Pammy? (…) […]

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05/05/2019

HEALTHY SEAS – An exciting weekend in blooming Cornwall with Ghost Fishing UK

By North Sea Thanks to heightened interest in the work of Healthy Seas, we are able to achieve more by increasing the frequency of our activities as well as expanding our geographic reach. This year, we are very happy to be working more closely with Ghost Fishing UK, to recover ghost fishing nets from various […]

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03/05/2019

INTIMO RETAIL – Mermazing sceglie Econyl per la collezione Ocean Breeze SS 2019

By Nunzia Capriglione Alessia Porrello e Vanessa Sillano, fondatrici del brand Mermazing, hanno scelto di utilizzare il filo di Econyl per la collezione “Ocean Breeze”. I tessuti scelti, come tutta la produzione, sono Made in Italy e vantano un’elevata percentuale di Lycra Xtralife, che garantisce vestibilità e flessibilità. (…) La collezione Mermazing “Ocean Breeze” SS […]

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