Fashion round-up: 5 things you need to know this week
Freeing the nipple, catching the repair truck and truly changing the norm when it comes to model casting. These are this week's most important news.
Lineisy Montero at Prada AW15, Patagonia’s repair truck and an attempt at freeing the nipple by Magdalena Wosinska.
Freeing the nipple, catching the repair truck and truly changing the norm when it comes to model casting. These are this week’s most important news.
Patagonia offers free repairs
The outdoor apparel Patagonia offers free repairs on all clothes regardless brand with their mobile repair shop. Here.
Why 2015 is all about change in casting
There has been a lot of talk about diverse casting, so, it’s interesting to read Dazed’s article about why 2015 is the year where fashion casting is really changing. Here.
Empower women with fair trade
Keeping the handcraft tradition alive by artisanal work and at the same time empower girls and women. People Tree are focusing on, among others social businesses, creating decent employment with fair wages for women. Here.
Free the nipple from a fashion perspective
Everyone wants to “free the nipple” these days! i-D wrote an interesting article about how the fashion business has been doing it for decades. Here.
Proud Mary Global Textiles
The lifestyle brand Proud Mary works with the motto “Pride not Pity”. Harper Poe, the owner of the company, has created positive impact trough design benefiting indigenous communities. Here.
Words by Hanna Karlsson
Make it last x Circulose Jacket
With deadstock Circulose® fabric and local production by Fugeetex, Make it last launches its first product– a timeless jacket reminding of the real luxury of fashion.
The 3 Hottest Brands at Copenhagen Fashion Week
These three brands are shortlisted for the Zalando Sustainability Award.
Amason: ”We send files, emails and animals”
With the release of the first single from their upcoming album (and a virtual release party tonight), Swedish band Amason teams up with adidas and the new, more sustainable Stan Smith. The space of which the iconic shoe enters is one where the love of nature takes center stage. Make it last talks to the band about why they always end up with the animals.
Stan Smith, Forever
Always iconic. Now more sustainable. We’re proudly partnering up with adidas to show you the next generation of sustainable takes on the storied Stan Smith silhouette.