03 May 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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04 Jun 2019

Aquafil participated in its second CFDA Awards with a fresh, custom designed, sustainable ‘green carpet’ made with ECONYL®

NEW YORK, June 4, 2019 — Aquafil, a leading company in the circular economy, created a custom-design green carpet for this year’s CFDA Fashion Awards at the Brooklyn Museum in New York. The stunning 11,600 square foot carpet, made with ECONYL® regenerated nylon, is the latest in a series of green carpets developed by Aquafil […]

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03 May 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 […]

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03 May 2019

BLOOMBERG – This Italian Company Wants Your Swimsuit to Be Made From Garbage

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 goldmine,” Bonazzi, the founder and chief executive officer of nylon manufacturer Aquafil, said in an interview. (…) And […]

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29 Apr 2019

IL MESSAGGERO – Moda da (a)mare, ecco i costumi ecosostenibili che rispettano l’ambiente

By Gustavo Marco Cipolla Reti da pesca, scarti e scampoli di tessuto, tappeti e plastica industriale recuperati dalle discariche. Quest’estate ce ne andremo al mare rispettando l’ambiente. E indossando costumi da bagno ecosostenibili che, in vista della stagione calda, diventano il trend irrinunciabile per ecologisti e non. (…) Reformation ha lanciato per la spring-summer 2019 […]

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29 Apr 2019

FORBES – Mother’s Day Gift Guide: The Best Low-Waste Gifts For Eco-Conscious Moms

By Margaux Lushing There is nothing convenient about the effects of our favorite fast fashion brands and heavily packaged deliveries, and the moms who are committed to living a low waste lifestyle know this best. Shopping for these enlightened ladies can be hugely rewarding for you both if you follow a few easy guidelines: no […]

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20 Apr 2019

HOW TO SPEND IT – A cool new swimwear collection for men inspired by Lake Como chic

By Christina Ohly Evans Lake Como’s Grand Hotel Tremezzo teams up with Swedish brand CDLP to create a capsule collection of shorts and briefs fit for the cool crowd Summer is in the air this Easter, which has us thinking about the latest swimwear collaboration between Swedish brand CDLP and Lake Como’s iconic Grand Hotel […]

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15 Apr 2019

FASHNERD – 7 Ethical Fashion Tech-Infused Activewear Brands Worth Saving Your Pennies For

By Muchaneta Kapfunde As the new wave of eco-friendly activewear continues to gain momentum, do you know your Pyrates from your Lululemon? In the last few years, we are witnessing brands like Lululemon and British label BAM embracing the latest innovation in textiles with enthusiasm, which in turn has led to a surge in the […]

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05 May 2019

BLOOMBERG – Company turns garbage into fashion

Source TicToc This Italian company is recycling plastic, and turning it into yarn for upscale apparel and accessories. Watch the video

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25 Apr 2019

VOGUE – Recycle, repurpose and reuse: how brands are finding their green thumb right now…

By Clare Press Vogue combs the spring/summer ’19 collections for green shoots. Recycle, repurpose, reuse. The three ‘r’s formed a theme this season. Those sexy, sporty, plunge-fronted floral playsuits at Stella McCartney? The ones with the biker short legs? Not only did they make us want to renew our gym membership, but they’re made from […]

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13 May 2019

HARPERS BAZAAR – The best sustainable swimwear brands

By Lucy Kebbell Update your beachwear with these environmentally friendly labels When it comes to shopping for sustainable swimwear, there are plenty of brands to choose from offering stylish and eco-friendly alternatives. We asked Lucy Kebbell of conscious style website The Vendeur to round up 10 of the best brands to turn to this summer. […]

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17 Apr 2019

THE MOODIE DAVITT – For a world beyond next season: Wolford focuses on biodegradable and recyclable garments

By Colleen Morgan Austrian skinwear specialist Wolford has reinforced its backing of sustainability in the fashion industry. The brand has claimed a world’s first in the apparel and textile sector as the holder of two Cradle to Cradle Gold certificates, which recognise its efforts to minimise waste caused by the fashion industry. (…) On a […]

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