Cow dung is making its way into fashion.
On our minds is cow dung and its unexpected entry into fashion. In an attempt to resolve The Netherlands’ surplus of the animal’s number two, potentially causing toxic algae blooms in waterways, Eindhoven-based designer Jalila Essaidi hit the chemistry lab to produce ‘Mestic’, a thread-like material which she uses as a ‘bio textile’ to produce garments from. The resulting tops and dresses made from the unconventional fabric were showcased at a local fashion show a couple of months back, and apart from saving the Earth from resource-costly materials like cotton, her goal is to make Mestic viable for 3D print production. Read more here.
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.