03/08/2018

VOGUE – Holiday Glamour: How To Look Fabulous Lounging By The Pool

By Olivia Singer Whether you choose to channel Golden Age Hollywood, or tropical excess, here’s what to wear on your summer holiday. Going on holiday can have a curious impact on your wardrobe: no matter how regimented your regular style, the dress codes you swear by in real life no longer seem appropriate and you […]

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20/05/2019

Aquafil and Ege Carpets Partner with Chopard to Turn Pink Carpet ‘Green’ During Cannes Film Festival

Cannes, France, May 20, 2019 — Aquafil, creator of ECONYL® regenerated nylon alongside Europe’s leading carpet producer Ege Carpets have developed a sustainable bespoke carpet for LOVE party – the annual soiree hosted by luxury jewellery house Chopard during the Cannes Film Festival. The carpet, made for the most part from ECONYL®, showcases sustainable design […]

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06/05/2019

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

By Francine Heath 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? Now, […]

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03/05/2019

BUSINESS OF FASHION – Italian Company Aquafil Is Making Swimsuits from Garbage

By Bloomberg As volumes of plastic-based waste reach a tipping point in oceans and trash heaps around the world Aquafil recycles the material and turning it into nylon used to make upscale apparel and accessories. ARCO, Italy — To you, it’s a garbage dump. To Italian entrepreneur Giulio Bonazzi, it’s the launchpad for a Stella […]

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03/05/2019

W MAGAZINE – 4 Swimwear Labels Taking Sustainability to Luxury Levels

By Stephanie Eckardt You might not have heard of Ljubljana, but then you’re probably not in the world of sustainable swimwear. Once known only as the capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana could now also be the capital of Econyl, a material that eco-conscious swimwear designers can’t seem to get enough of. In stark contrast to fast […]

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23/04/2019

ECONYL®-made furniture among the finalists of the RO Plastic Prize Competition at Rossana Orlandi Gallery during the Milan Design Week

Milan, Italy, April 23, 2019 –  Aquafil chairman and chief executive officer, Giulio Bonazzi was a featured panelist at Rossana Orlandi’s worldwide design competition during the 2019 Salone del Mobile in Milan, Italy last Wednesday, April 10. Four pieces were presented at the Rosanna Orlandi Gallery for the competition that used ECONYL® as a key material […]

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22/04/2019

MARIE CLAIRE – Free People’s Econyl Leggings Are Eco-Friendly and Super Comfy

by Rachel Epstein and Adrienne Faurote As we continue to feel the dangerously rapid effects of global warming, it’s more important than ever to live a sustainable lifestyle—and, thanks to Free People, we can get one step closer to doing so with the workout clothing we choose to wear. The bohemian lifestyle and retail company […]

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