10/09/2020

AQUAFIL CHAIRMAN AND CEO GIULIO BONAZZI TO DISCUSS FASHION SHAPING SUSTAINABILITY EFFORTS AT FASHINNOVATION DURING NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

Additional Featured Panelists Include Evolved by Nature’s Chief Executive Officer, Gregory Altman, and Chief Operating Officer, Rebecca Lacouture, Designer and Researcher, Charlotte McCurdy, Founder, Conscious Fashion Campaign, Kerry Bannigan Cartersville, GA, September 9, 2020 – Aquafil, a leading manufacturer of synthetic fibers such as ECONYL®, regenerated nylon through innovative recycling technology, announced today that its […]

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09/09/2020

INSPIREDESIGN – Just say yes to rugs (and carpets)

By Gregg Wallis Whether as accent pieces or full flooring, carpets and rugs can set the design tone for a room, all while offering a soft spot for your feet. Minus Collection Aquafil has partnered with Punto e Filo to launch a collection of nine pieces that bring the possibility of multiple combinations of colors […]

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VOGUE - Marcia
27/07/2020

VOGUE – Introducing The French Brand That Makes You Feel “Boom Boom”

By Alice Newbold Calling all French style devotees. Not the clichéd strand of Parisian fashion centred around Breton stripes, berets and ballet pumps, but the achingly insouciant, seemingly unattainable kind that mixes high with low and comes with a lingering scent of unisex perfume or, quite possibly, a puff of cigarette smoke. There’s a new […]

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27/07/2020

VOGUE – This Sustainable Swimwear Is A Staycation Essential

By Alice Cary, Emily Chan Do you know what your swimsuit is made of? The answer might surprise you. Emerging brands are finding new and innovative ways to create stylish bikinis and costumes that are kinder to the environment than their nylon forebears. Old fishing nets and even ocean waste is being repurposed to make […]

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Woman & Home
13/07/2020

WOMAN & HOME – Sustainable swimwear: 12 of the best recycled plastic swimsuits

By Hannah Hughes If you’re looking for a new swimsuit but you want it to be sustainable and environmentally friendly, here’s what you need to know. Swimwear used to be one of fashion’s most unsustainable area’s due to the materials needed in order for it to perform well. Plastic-based synthetic fibres like nylon and polyester […]

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Swimwear edit
13/07/2020

STYLENEST – Swimwear Edit

By Donna McCulloch The summer of 2020 may not be the summer we all envisaged, but whether we manage to fly away from it all to far flung shores or we staycation it at home with a paddling pool, with temperatures set to soar this month, bring your A game to 2020 with StyleNest’s swimwear […]

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11/07/2020

REFINERY29 – 14 Recycled-Fiber Swimsuits For An Eco-Friendly Summer Wardrobe

By Emily Ruane We have a hunch that — despite your summer vacation being canceled — you’re still shopping for swimwear. (Because, um, we still are.) Just because we’re not traveling far from home doesn’t mean we’re not seeking a water source — it may just be the fire hydrant around the block or the inflatable […]

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Napapijri
10/07/2020

JUST-STYLE – Napapijri receives gold Cradle to Cradle certification

By Beth Wright VF Corp’s casual wear brand Napapijri has received gold-level certification for its Circular Series of recyclable jackets from the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute. To gain C2C certification, products must be independently assessed for environmental and social performance across five sustainability categories: material health, material reuse (which can be achieved via […]

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Napapijri
07/07/2020

FASHION UNITED – Napapijri recognised as Cradle to Cradle Certified

By Danielle Wightman-Stone Napapijri, a subsidiary of VF Corp, has been recognised with the prestigious Cradle to Cradle Certified gold level certification, the world’s most advanced standard for safe, circular and responsible materials and products, for its circular series of recyclable jackets. (…) Each of the jackets are fully circular, and 100 percent recyclable due […]

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06/07/2020

HYPEBEAST – Gucci Crafts “GG” Motif Bucket Hats and Baseball Caps From Sustainable Nylon

By Eric Brain Last week, Gucci released two tracksuits made from ECONYL, a sustainable nylon fabric that has now found its way onto bucket hats and baseball caps that compliment last week’s looks. The hats appear in the same “GG” motif that the tracksuits are covered in, however, they come in orange and an even […]

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03/07/2020

HYPEBEAST – Gucci Drops Eco-Friendly Nylon “GG”-Printed Shell Suits

By Eric Brain Gucci has taken a step towards sustainability with its latest look, delivering two sets of matching track jackets and pants in jacquard-printed ECONYL nylon. Alessandro Michele is never one to shy away from looking to the past. As a result, these looks are reminiscent of the shellsuits that were popular throughout the […]

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01/07/2020

FASHIONUNITED – Gucci unveils circular ‘Off The Grid’ collection

By Danielle Wightman-Stone Italian fashion house Gucci has unveiled the first collection from its circular lines, Gucci Off The Grid, which has been designed by creative director Alessandro Michele using recycled, organic, bio-based and sustainably sourced materials. The collection, which will be exclusively sold on Farfetch for the first two weeks alongside Gucci’s website, features […]

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