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Vegan fashion museum opens in LA

Vegan fashion museum opens in LA

Vegan fashion museum opens in LA. The first museum dedicated to showcasing cruelty-free and ethically made fashion has recently opened in Los Angeles. Located at Melrose Ave. in front of Melrose Place, the F.A.K.E. (Fashion for Animal Kingdom & Environment) Museum is opened to the public until August 31st. F.A.K.E. started when animal rights activist …

Louis Copeland fashion makes a return to Cork

Louis Copeland fashion makes a return to Cork

Louis Copeland fashion makes a return to Cork. Luxury Menswear Gentlemen’s Outfitters, Louis Copeland & Sons who are experts in smart casual clothing and suiting is investing in a new Cork store. The fashion retailer is expecting to open the doors of his new in the Rebel county this coming September. The store will be …

The best vegan heels to strut your stuff in

The best vegan heels to strut your stuff in

The best vegan heels to strut your stuff in. You’d be forgiven if the words ‘vegan shoes’ conjured up images of clunky, ugly footwear. For the longest time, vegan footwear has been associated with hemp-clad eco-warriors but times are changing. Increased interest in ethical and sustainable fashion, rising demand for cruelty-free products and innovations in …

UK government launch sustainable fashion group

UK government launch sustainable fashion group

UK government launch sustainable fashion group. Britain’s MPs have formed the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Sustainable Clothing and Textiles. With the new APPG, which has the support of sustainable charity Hubbub, MPs from all political backgrounds will come together to review fashion supply chains, materials used in the production of clothing and consumer …

Best sustainable weekender bags for men on the go

Best sustainable weekender bags for men on the go

Best sustainable weekender bags for men on the go. Whether you’re off on a business trip or a getaway with your girlfriend, a functional and fashionable bag is a must. You’ll need something that’ll fit your clothes, your shoes, is easy to carry and looks great slung over your shoulder. Enter the weekender bag. But …

How the fashion industry can help tackle climate change

How the fashion industry can help tackle climate change

How the fashion industry can help tackle climate change. As an industry that’s worth billions and the second most polluting business behind oil, fashion has a direct impact on the environment. The processing of raw materials required for textiles and the vast amount of water used contributes to the emission of greenhouse gases contributing to …

Fashion Review Havana Boutique of Donnybrook

Fashion Review Havana Boutique of Donnybrook

Fashion Review Havana Boutique of Donnybrook. If you stroll through the village of Donnybrook on Dublin’s southside and situated just off the main street of Donnybrook village you will stumble across a hidden fashion jewel of the Dublin 4 district that is Havana Ladies Boutique. Since opening their doors to the public back in 1994, …

Sustainable swimsuits that are perfect for your sun holiday

Sustainable swimsuits that are perfect for your sun holiday

Sustainable swimsuits that are perfect for your sun holiday. Whether you’re jetting off to a tropical destination, preparing for a poolside party in Ibiza or are simply dreaming of soaking up the sun, it’s time to invest in some Insta-worthy swimwear. While shopping for swimwear can be one of the more frustrating parts of completing …

Adidas pledges to use only recycled plastic by 2024

Adidas pledges to use only recycled plastic by 2024

Adidas pledges to use only recycled plastic by 2024. The fashion industry as a whole has largely been lagging behind to the demands of customers for sustainable fashion. Sustainable fashion has been primarily relegated to niche fashion brands – think Everlane, Patagonia, Eileen Fisher – and to narrow product categories within the industry. It has …

Fashion Review Irish Fashion Designer Alison Conneely

Fashion Review Irish Fashion Designer Alison Conneely

Fashion Review Irish Fashion Designer Alison Conneely. When it comes to innovating Irish fashion designs that are inspired by women throughout Irish history, then think of one of Ireland’s most exciting and talented fashion designers, Alison Conneely. This award-winning Irish designer and recipient of the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland Future Makers Award, is …