Eco Fashion World
  • Vancouver,BC
  • Canada
Share

Eco Fashion World's Friends

  • Dina Lun
  • Madawi Al Faisal
  • Hiten Joshi
  • Yumiko @etrican
  • Susanna Kelly
  • Alessandro EcoGlamour
  • THEKEY.TO
  • Michelle Helen
  • rosemary moore
  • senthil.E
  • Melissa Dion
  • Sonia Meggie
  • REWARDROBE
  • Ann Lene Jensen
  • temiyebu

Eco Fashion World News

How Can We Shift Sustainable Fashion From Niche to Norm?

How can we put sustainability on the mainstream fashion agenda? How can smaller brands compete? And who’s to blame for the lack of progress within the industry? Is it consumers and brands, or do we need structural change led by governments and trade unions?

5 Key Insights On How Influencers Can Fight For Fair Fashion

Today's media landscape has dramatically changed. It’s no longer billboards and TVCs, but Instagram, YouTube and Snapchat. So, with all this buzz, how can sustainability be given the spotlight? And more urgently, how can influencers talk about the environmental impacts and pressing labour conditions that result from fast fashion?

OCA and the True Potential of Organic Cotton

A prosperous organic cotton sector benefits everyone—from farmer to consumer. To realize the sector’s potential, we need to bring about the conditions that will allow the crop that safeguards the environment and enhances farmer livelihoods to flourish.

Ethical Designer Partners with Water Color Artist

Jesse Junko Beardslee, designer and founder of award-winning eco fashion brand Themis and Thread (http://themisandthread.ecrater.com/), has partnered with artist Jennie Scarbrough to open a gift shop and gallery full of creativity and inspiration. Hector Handmade opened recently, (in the Township of Hector), within the world renowned wine region of The Finger Lakes, Central New York State. Over 100 wineries and breweries dot the picturesque landscape along Seneca Lake, which has been home to the indie brand Themis and Thread for four years.

Rebalancing Society Module Launched

On the occasion of the High Level Political Forum held on July 18 and 19 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, Principles for Responsible Management Education (https://www.unpreme.org) (PRME) in collaboration with McGill University (https://www.mcgill.ca) and KEDGE Business School (https://www.kedge.edu) announced the launch of a new Sustainability Literacy Test (https://www.sulitest.org/en/index.html) (Sulitest). The module is based on Henry Mintzberg’s book Rebalancing Society.

Fashion for Good Launch

Twelve years ago, I read the book Cradle to Cradle (C2C) while traveling around the US and Europe to befriend the handful of pioneers in sustainable fashion. At the time, my friend Annouk Post (http://www.annoukpost.com/) and I were in the process of setting up and running the very first sustainable fashion store (http://www.ecofashionworld.com/Kim/Ode-to-Annouk.html) in The Netherlands.

Copenhagen Fashion Summit 2016

With over 1,200 participants, the Copenhagen Fashion Summit is undoubtedly one of the world's largest events on sustainability in fashion. It is a nonprofit event organized by Danish Fashion Institute on behalf of Nordic Fashion Association. The Summit was first held in 2009 during the UN Climate Change Conference – COP15 – in Copenhagen, and again in spring 2012 and 2014. On May 12, 2016, 9am - 6pm, the Fashion Summit will once again gather international key players from the fashion industry, as well as experts, NGOs, opinion makers, media and politicians, at the Copenhagen Concert Hall to discuss the evolution of a successful fashion industry in a world where new business models are required to tackle the growing sustainability challenges facing the planet and our societies.

Natural Beauty Product Must-haves

The movement toward more natural, chemical-free, ethically-made products is becoming more and more widespread. The beauty industry is riddled with products filled with cheap, toxic and ineffective ingredients. The task to find products that are healthy to use, actually work, and are affordable, can be grossly discouraging. We are here to take some of the guess-work out of finding a natural beauty regimen that works for you. Here are a few of our tried-tested-and-loved favorites.

Eco Fashion Week Vancouver, 10th Ed. Highlights

Prophetik by Jeff Garner Eco Fashion Week in Vancouver has wrapped up its 10th edition with international designers, nationally streamed panel discussions and a final runway show erupting in a full audience dance party on the runway. Eco Fashion Week in Vancouver hosts a large community of conscious professionals and admirers alike, but this year there was an added presence of fashion industry professionals and known attendees of general fashion industry events at the events every night. This is what it is about... spreading awareness and inspiring action to collectively perpetuate a healthier fashion industry.

Global Sustainable Fashion Week in Budapest, Hungary

The first Global Sustainable Fashion Week to be held in Budapest, Hungary begins tomorrow April 12 through April 14. This is a unique event combining an international conference, workshops, displays and fashion shows in sustainable and ethical fashion.
 

Eco Fashion World's Page

Profile Information

Profession / role:
Media
Company / organisation:
Eco Fashion World
Website (if you have one):
http://www.ecofashionworld.com
My primary role in relation to fashion is:
Press, Other
I am looking to discover or buy
Ethical Divas!
About me / About business or organisation:
Eco fashion and ethical fashion news from around the globe. Organic and ethical fashion guide and sustainable clothing brand directory. Eco style news portal. Eco fashion newsletter.
Career history / Company history:
Publishing Eco Fashion News on the Web since June of 2008.

Eco Fashion World's Blog

Does your Ethical Fashion Online Store have an affiliate program?

Posted on August 14, 2009 at 17:26 0 Comments

Affiliate systems are one of the best ways of increasing sales on you online store. They are systems that track "referrals' to your e-commerce website from other sites, and reward the sites that send you customers by giving them a percentage of the sales profit. IF you have great products, these systems have the potential to increase your sales many many times over.



Examples are http://www.linkshare.com and… Continue

Get Website and Internet Marketing Advice in This New Group.

Posted on August 7, 2009 at 17:00 0 Comments

Hi all you wonderful ethical entrepreneurs! We have started a group to help you make gobs of money with your online store and to help you market your brand. I have been helping companies make money online for years, building ecommerce sites and also teaching people how to be found on Google. I also teach people how to promote their brand online. As founder of http://www.ecofashionworld.com we have become #1 for the Google search phrase "eco fashion". Post your questions and comments in the new… Continue

Comment Wall (5 comments)

You need to be a member of Ethical Fashion SOURCE Network to add comments!

Join Ethical Fashion SOURCE Network

At 12:56 on March 23, 2012, lusmila mccoll said…

would love to have you as a friend in my network. Sent a request. thanks!

At 4:06am on August 10, 2010, ravi maheshwari gave Eco Fashion World a gift
Gift
loving it
At 10:12 on May 8, 2010, Praveen Varshnei said…
Hi

Let us introduce ourselves as an Indian company specializing in 100% Eco friendly handmade Green line Buttons,Toggals,Novelty Items,Handicrafts ,Bags Handles and costume jewelery.Our inspectors check every lot of buttons,handicrafts,gifts and costume jewelery ,buttons are made confirming to social accountability norms.
We do not use child labor.We maintain the quality in buttons, the quality in shipping,and the quality in communication and in all other aspects. Rest assured - you get THE BEST of the finest handmade buttons from India.Buffalo horn,bone,wooden,coconut shell,bamboo etc
Buttons are meant for mens and womens wear. We have catered almost all segments of garment right from just born babies to hi-fashion mens and womens garments ,we have all the infrastructure to cater your needs, we have dedicated staffs with in-depth knowledge of the Buttons business involving themselves right from raw material collection, making ,polishing and shipping.
Product:Clothing Buttons , costume jewelery
Specification: Handmade by Artisans and all are green eco-friendly organic products
Material:Buffalo Horn,Cow Horn,Bone,Wood,coconut shell,Bamboo,Resin,Recycled Plastic etc
Size: 12mm on wards
Production:50000 pieces per month
MOQ:200 pieces
Lead-time: 15 Days
Delivery: Fob N.Delhi
Payment:Advance through Bank Wire ,Western Union
Samples: Available
We offer buttons from US $ 00.08 per piece as opening price point. and the price are much more competitive anywhere else.
Each piece is unique and may vary in shape and look due to natural variations in the horn.
Besides updating our designs regularly, we also have the complete capability of making items in special designs as per your requirements.
Hope to have an opportunity to work with you.
Thanking you in the mean time.
Regards,
Praveen Varshnei
Email: p_varshnei@yahoo.co.in
web: www.buttonsnatural.zoomshare.com
Linkedin: http://in.linkedin.com/in/prashanthandicrafts
Skype: buttonsnatural
At 1:25 on February 14, 2010, Lavanya said…
Hi,I am conducting a survey for my MA project at London College of Fashion to understand the consumer behaviour towards eco-fashion clothing in the premium and luxury segment with a primary focus on eco-luxuryT-shirts. Please go to this link and fill up the survey questionnaire.

http://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=dF9nd3c2eFZyWEFBclJibHh5c0xKUnc6MA

Please forward this all your friends as well. Your opinions and viewpoints matter alot and it would be of great help to me if you couldcomplete the survey. Thank you once again.
At 10:18 on August 4, 2009, Kate Louise Hutchinson said…
Welcome to the Africa group! Please feel free to invite others to join and I hope you find it useful.

All the best,

Kate (Africa Group Administrator)
 
 
 

© 2017   Created by Ethical Fashion Forum.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service