Leonardo DiCaprio is Diamond Foundry's biggest fan. Wonder why?
On our minds is Diamond Foundry, a 100% sustainable and “conflict free” diamond manufacturer which recently gained some recognition with an investment injection from Leonardo DiCaprio. The California-based start-up made up of engineers from some of the US most prominent universities has developed a way of making diamonds with the help of solar power, offering an alternative to mining and the hefty environmental and labour issues that come with it. What adds an extra spark to Diamond Foundry is their marketplace, a space where independent designers can sell the jewellery they’ve made from the stones, at full profit. The actor and environmental activist says to be proud to invest in the brand “sustainably culturing diamonds without the destructive use of mining”. Read more here.
Brand to Watch: PHI
PHI is a newly launched womenswear label based in Stockholm committed to social and environmental sustainability.
New Investors to Take the Bite Studios Brand Next-Level
Nudie Jeans is becoming a minority investor in Bite Studios, making the future of sustainable fashion even brighter.
Wedding Special: Conscious Brides, Look Here!
Getting married? We've selected 20 wedding-perfect pieces with multi-use potential for the conscious and contemporary bride.
Fashion News: Weekday Launches 100% Recycled Denim Collection
Weekday's low-impact denim collection is made from 100% recycled cotton and polyester. We've got the details.