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Making Fair Trade Fashionable: Q&A with Marci Zaroff

ECOfashion Pioneer Marci Zaroff drives Fair Trade forward in apparel and home goods
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Marci Zaroff is an internationally recognized ECOlifestyle entrepreneur, educator and expert who played a leading role in the creation of Fair Trade USA's apparel and home good program.

H&M, Eddie Bauer, The North Face, Marmot and Other Leading International Brands Commit to More Responsible Down

Through a global certification standard, brands drive the effort to help ensure humane treatment of animals used for feather and down-based products
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October 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Textile Exchange, a global nonprofit dedicated to sustainability in the apparel and textile industry, today announced that H&M, Eddie Bauer, The North Face, Marmot, Mammut, Helly Hansen,

MEC Factory Employees See Benefits in Time for Fair Trade Month in October

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VANCOUVEROct. 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ - October is Fair Trade Month and leading Canadian outdoor retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) is encouraging shoppers to Buy Fair, Be Fair.

Adidas Goes ‘All In’ to Embrace Sustainability

Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship: Member Spotlight
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According to a 2011 MIT Sloan School of Management study, 67 percent of global executives say that sustainability strategies are necessary to be competitive. As a global leader in the sporting goods industry, the adidas Group recently redesigned its sustainability journey into a “4Ps” model emphasizing people, product, planet, and partnership.

5 Beauty Experts, 5 Shortcuts to Simpler Routines

These expert tips will keep you and the environment looking and feeling beautiful.
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Why spend a small fortune on potentially toxic health and beauty products, when you can create your own with simple kitchen ingredients for half the price? Why buy your fashions from far away when you can get great products locally? Whether you’re going back to school or gearing up for chilly weather, September is the perfect time to evaluate your beauty and style regimens. A green beauty routine can not only reduce your carbon footprint, but parts of it can even double as fun indoor activities when the weather starts to get nippy.

PACT Apparel Releases Organic Cotton Fair Trade Certified™ Line

Line Includes First Ever Fair Trade Certified Baby Clothes
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BOULDER, CO, July 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ -  PACT, an ethical and organic apparel basics brand, announced today that it is releasing one of the largest organic cotton Fair Trade Certified™ lines by a US apparel brand. The line features 78 different items across 19 product styles including the first ever Fair Trade Certified™ baby clothes.

Kenneth Cole and HRC Partner in Celebration of Marriage Equality

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Originally Published on the HRC Blog

Famed designer and activist Kenneth Cole once again joins the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) in raising awareness for marriage equality for everyone, everywhere. The limited-edition t-shirt design also marks the one year anniversary of the Supreme Court's historic 2013 marriage rulings.

Styling the Ethical Man

Sustainable fashion takes it's seat at the head of the table this Father's Day.
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By Bianca Alexander

Unlike most animal species, historically, the human female has taken on the laborious and often exhilarating role of dressing flamboyantly in order to attract a mate she can depend on for protection and propagation of the species. As a result, in accordance with the law of supply and demand, fashion designers have gifted women with an entire arsenal of options for adorning and transforming themselves, from silk corsets to stilettos, ball gowns to ballet flats, kimono wrap dresses to kitten heels.

Pure Style: A Day with Eco-Stylist Jill Heller

New York City stylist creates a thriving sustainable business
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Whether you've always dreamed of having a personal stylist put together your look, or are looking to wear a more eco-conscious wardrobe, watch this episode of Conscious Living TV to transform your personal style. This week, Bianca visits New York for a transformative session with ethical stylist Jill Heller and her favorite designers.

Fashion Revolution Day Celebrated in 58 Countries on 4.24.14

Today, consumers are turning fashion into a force for good with the first annual Fashion Revolution Day demanding fair treatment for all garment workers.
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Today, consumers around the world are turning fashion into a force for good with the first annual Fashion Revolution Day, a worldwide movement in over 50 countries demanding fair treatment for all garment workers and clothing that is made ethically and humanely.

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