waste

Fashion

duran lantink's upcycled designs are changing how we think about sustainability

In a new capsule collection with Browns, the LVMH Prize finalist is changing the definition of deadstock as we know it.
Osman Ahmed
10.14.19
Fashion

is fashion really the world's second worst polluter?

While the popular myth about fashion pollution was recently debunked, the moral obligations for the industry to be accountable for its output has never been more important.
Osman Ahmed
7.8.19
News

stockholm fashion week canceled on account of sustainability

"If the fashion industry is to survive with the planet, we must oversee volumes and develop new business models."
Nicole DeMarco
7.1.19
Fashion

the future of fashion is trash

CSM MA student Matthew Needham makes fierce fashion out of environmental waste, fly-tipped rubbish and upcycled luxury fashion deadstock.
Steve Salter
11.20.18
the earthwise issue

what is the answer to fashion's waste problem?

As Burberry, Stella McCartney, and H&M pledge to help eliminate plastic pollution, we look back to The Earthwise Issue, in which Osman Ahmed asked: How can fashion find a new route to sustainability?
Osman Ahmed
10.30.18
Fashion

sustainable fashion shouldn’t just be for rich people

Waste is a design flaw and one that those with the least amount of money pay for.
Annie Lord
8.1.18
YouTube

why are people smashing makeup on the internet?

Between cutting up lipsticks and melting expensive powders, the beauty industry has found a new way to interrogate itself about consumerism, waste, and excess.
Wendy Syfret
5.31.17
Environment

confronting the environmental impact of boxing day sales

Why do we forget our commitment to sustainable fashion in the face of a deal?
Eliza Sholly
12.23.16