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Archive for November, 2009

Piccalilly heading for eco excellence

Piccalilly heading for eco excellence

posted in Ethical Fashion , Sustainability

In perfect time for the Magic of Christmas, the EcoChic team are delighted to be working with Piccalilly to supply all those would be Christmas Fairies. From Rasta Fairy to ...

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Fashioning the Future Awards

Fashioning the Future Awards

posted in New ways of thinking

Last week saw the 2009 International Student Awards for Sustainability in Fashion. Fashioning the Future brings together a global community of creative thinkers and doers, designers, innovators and entrepreneurs ready to offer ...

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Richmond’s first Eco-Christmas Fair

Richmond’s first Eco-Christmas Fair

posted in Events , Green Events

Have you been dreaming of a green Christmas? Then why don't you pop into the first ever Eco-Christmas Fair in Richmond, London. There will be a range of eco and ethical stalls ...

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EcoChic Design Diaries-Sustainability In Home design

EcoChic Design Diaries-Sustainability In Home design

posted in Ethical Fashion , Events , Green Events

Creative thinking to inspire your home..watch ITV Throw Away Future, this coming Friday 27th November 8pm and  our very own EcoChic Designer, Laura Andrews, will be showing you alongside Eco ...

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Forum For the Future & Sustainability

Forum For the Future & Sustainability

posted in Campaigns We Love , Sustainability

Forum for the Future are leaders in sustainable Development. Established in 1996, Forum for the Future is an independent, non-profit organisation with a mission to promote sustainable development. They believe there ...

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EcoChic & the Nepal Leprosy Trust

EcoChic & the Nepal Leprosy Trust

posted in Campaigns We Love , EcoChic Revealed , Sustainability

Here at EcoChic we are delighted to be partnering with skilled artisans from the Nepal Leprosy Trust (NLT). Founded in 1972 with the purpose of improving the lifestyle of people affected by ...

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Fashion Made Fair Sample Sale

Fashion Made Fair Sample Sale

posted in Events , Green Events , Style Guide , Sustainability

Fashion Sample Sale: For Four Days Only... Come and grab a bargain! Ethical and Sustainable Fashion at up to 80% off retail prices. Howies, Kuyichi, Komodo and Organic Stereo. Thursday 26th November:5pm- 9pm Friday ...

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EcoChic & The Bhopal Rehabiliation Centre

EcoChic & The Bhopal Rehabiliation Centre

posted in Campaigns We Love , EcoChic Revealed , Style Guide , Sustainability

There is something rather special about Ethical and Fair Trade Fashion. At EcoChic we feel really privaleged to work with skilled artisans who through difficult personal and environmental cicumstances are striving to better themselves through ...

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Victory for Honduras workers and UK speaker tour

Victory for Honduras workers and UK speaker tour

posted in Campaigns We Love

Dear friends, Labour Behind the Label is delighted to announce the signing of an historic agreement between Russel Athletic and the union representing workers at the Jeerzes de Honduras factory, which ...

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Celebrating 10 years of Spiezia Organics

Celebrating 10 years of Spiezia Organics

posted in Body Beautiful

Spiezia Organics are celebrating. A decade since its inception by original founder and formulator, Dr Mariano Spiezia in 1999. A great deal has changed in the organic skincare market since Amanda ...

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Sustainable Sourcing a very human touch

Sustainable Sourcing a very human touch

posted in Events , Green Events , Sustainable Textiles

The last two days saw the first ever Global Sourcing Marketplace, organised by the Ethical Fashion Forum and the EcoChic Team were delighted to attend. The event, held at the Chelsea School of Art, ...

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EFF Global Sourcing Marketplace

EFF Global Sourcing Marketplace

posted in Events , Fair Trade Matters , Green Events , Style Guide , Sustainability , Sustainable Textiles

This week will see the first ever ethical sourcing marketplace, the event for retailers, buyers, designers and entrepreneurs looking to produce fashion collections in a sustainable way. The Global Sourcing Marketplace ...

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Celebrities gather to support Green Awards

Celebrities gather to support Green Awards

posted in Campaigns We Love , Events , Green Events

Celebrities gather to support Green Awards in run up to COP15. The Who's Who of Green Celebrities, artists, actors, environmentalists, industry executives and CEOs will be gathering for the 4th Annual ...

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Charter For Compassion

Charter For Compassion

posted in Campaigns We Love , Events , Green Events

Only last week US President Obama launched the Charter For Compassion. At it's heart is that all faiths need to unite behind the common principle of compassion. A call to bring ...

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Ethical Fashion Forum & Sustainable Sourcing

Ethical Fashion Forum & Sustainable Sourcing

posted in Events , Green Events , Style Guide , Sustainable Textiles

We are delighted to bring you details of the Ethical Fashion Forums Exclusive Design Exhibition featuring one-off designs by Vivienne Westwood, Zandra Rhodes, Bora Aksuand Preen. Next week will see the first ever ...

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Eco Trails Kerala Houseboats

Eco Trails Kerala Houseboats

posted in Body & Soul , Eco Design

The EcoChic team love the Eco Trails Kerala Houseboats at Kumarakom & Alleppey. The Backwaters of Kerala are a unique experience and is not to be found anywhere else in the world. The houseboat adventures take in ...

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Esthetica Press Day 2009

Esthetica Press Day 2009

posted in Ethical Fashion , Style Guide

esthetica Press Day SS10-November 11th 2009. EcoChic Magazine were thrilled to be invited to last weeks Esthetica Press Day, where creativity, fashion and ethics were abound. estethica is the Britsh Fashion Council's eco ...

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Realising dreams for Kenya

Realising dreams for Kenya

posted in Fair Trade Matters , I.D , Sustainability

Realising dreams for Kenyan bead business Namayiana means blessed in the Maasai language and the Kenyan women's handicraft group of the same name is certainly feeling that way after receiving ...

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Ethical weddings bloom in dark times

Ethical weddings bloom in dark times

posted in Body & Soul , Ethical Weddings , Style Guide

Back in 2004 when we were planning our own wedding and planting the first seeds for the Ethical Weddings website we asked people what they thought of the idea of ...

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EcoChic Alpaca Pure Ethical Luxury

EcoChic Alpaca Pure Ethical Luxury

posted in EcoChic Revealed , Style Guide , Sustainability

Wrap in pure ethical style with the launch of EcoChic's matching sets of ethically produced baby alpaca berets, mittens and scarves sold exclusively on EcoChic Collection These beautifully handmade, soft and ...

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Enfant Du Soleil-Luxury Eco Knitwear

Enfant Du Soleil-Luxury Eco Knitwear

posted in Family Matters , Style Guide , Sustainability

EcoChic Collection are delighted to be acting as the sole UK stockists of the beautiful range of  children's luxury alpaca knitwear brought to you by Enfant du Soleil. This delightful handmade collection, ...

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Buckshead Eco Cottage, a breathtaking getaway

Buckshead Eco Cottage, a breathtaking getaway

posted in Body & Soul , EcoChic Escape & Getaway

Our recent rural escape was simply the perfect rustic getaway. Look no further than Buckshead Eco Cottage  if you are looking for an eco adventure. Brynmawr Farm is a 217 acre organic mixed ...

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Our Ethical View at EcoChic

Our Ethical View at EcoChic

posted in About Us , EcoChic Revealed , Sustainability

Since we founded EcoChic in 2007 we have worked passionately and from the heart on the development of EcoChic. We feel that EcoChic Collection reflects values that are deeply important and ...

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Invisible Children

Invisible Children

posted in New ways of thinking

In the spring of 2003, three young filmmakers travelled to Africa in search of a story. What started out as a filmmaking adventure transformed into much more when these boys ...

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Celebrating the first Fair Trade Christmas trees

Celebrating the first Fair Trade Christmas trees

posted in Body & Soul

New to the UK: Fair trade real Christmas trees, Fairwind has teamed up with Danish Christmas tree grower Bols Forstplanteskole to bring the first ever fair trade real Christmas trees ...

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