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Archive for October, 2009

Cards From Africa

Cards From Africa

posted in Sustainability

Cards from Africa - Beautiful cards. Better lives. Rachel was just 13 when her mum died - her sister was 9 and her brother just 6. Their father had died many ...

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Fashion Victims- Making Style Sustainable

Fashion Victims- Making Style Sustainable

posted in Events , Green Events , Sustainability , Sustainable Textiles

Fashion Victims: Making Style Sustainable Conference, University of West of England. Friday 26th February 2010. Millions of people are employed in garment factories around the world and million sof people like ...

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Design Diaries-Teach–In 2012 Imperative

Design Diaries-Teach–In 2012 Imperative

posted in Body & Soul , Events , Green Events , Style Guide , Sustainable Textiles

We welcome Laura Andrews, Fashion student, EcoChic design intern and author of our new and exciting design diaries. This month's theme discusses sustainability in design following the  2012 Imperative Teach-In; a conference ...

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Let’s Clean Up Fashion

Let’s Clean Up Fashion

posted in Fashion Expose , New ways of thinking

Annual fashion survey reveals major brands like talking responsibility but many are still not delivering a fair living wage. http://www.cleanupfashion.co.uk/images/pdf/letscleanupfashion2009.pdf A fortnight ago Labour behind the Label, the campaign that believes everyone ...

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EcoChic Boutique & Magazine 2010

EcoChic Boutique & Magazine 2010

posted in Fair Trade Matters , Style Guide , Sustainability

Beautiful designs, changing lives...A world away from the mainstream, EcoChic Collection is an online boutique and eco glossy magazine. EcoChic is a beautiful story and a handpicked collection of the ...

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Planet EcoChic October 2009

Planet EcoChic October 2009

posted in Body & Soul , EcoChic Revealed , Style Guide

Hello there EcoChic fashionistas!! We have been busy bees here at Ecochic educating, collaborating and developing the collection, there's just so much to tell!! Firstly, our EcoChic fashion show, held at the ...

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Welcome Tara Scott-Our EcoChic Ethical Stylist

Welcome Tara Scott-Our EcoChic Ethical Stylist

posted in Body & Soul , Fair Trade Matters , Green Living , Style Guide

Remember the 2008 BBC show "Blood Sweat and T-Shirts", the show that unravelled the "glamour'' of fashion and brought us pictures of poverty-stricken men, women and children in India sewing ...

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Paris & buyers pre-empt demand for sustainability

Paris & buyers pre-empt demand for sustainability

posted in Style Guide , Sustainable Textiles

Janet Prescott reports from Paris 25th September 2009, www.ecotextile.com.  The particular eco emphasis of this season's Texworld exhibition was on sustainable manufacture and recycling, as retailers sense a genuine interest on ...

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The Breathing Earth simulation

The Breathing Earth simulation

posted in Biodiversity , Body & Soul , New ways of thinking

Welcome to Breathing Earth. www.breathingearth.net. This real-time simulation displays the CO2 emissions of every country in the world, as well as their birth and death rates. Please remember that this real time simulation ...

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Copenhagen and population growth.

Copenhagen and population growth.

posted in I.D , New ways of thinking

The team at EcoChic Magazine holds a very healthy respect for the Ecologist Magazine  www.theecologist.org and their latest article on the rising world's population is no exception. Tom Levitt, of the Ecologist Magazine ...

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Christian Aid’s 2nd Mass Visual Trespass

Christian Aid’s 2nd Mass Visual Trespass

posted in Body & Soul , Events , Green Events

Christian Aid turned its campaign for climate justice up a notch on Wednesday 30th September by staging the second inspirational Mass Visual Trespass at the Houses of Parliament. From Tresspass No ...

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Sussex Towers Girl’s EcoChic Fashion Show

Sussex Towers Girl’s EcoChic Fashion Show

posted in Events , Fair Trade Matters , Green Events , Sustainability

Last week, we were delighted to collaborate with the Towers Girls School to deliver a fashion show with a difference. The difference... our new range of ethical school accessories was exclusively showcased and ...

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