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New York Fashion Week - Gossip

With all the waste (energy, paper, carbon emissions) of fashion week, why not just Be EcoChic?

By Andrea Kiliany Thatcher on August 29th, 2008

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Admittedly, Fashion Week is probably not the most environmental of events. What with thousands of paper invites, heating/cooling those tents, and guests/models flying in from all corners of the earth. Not to mention cabs. Nothing says “skip mass transit” like the heels rquired should Anna Wintour catch a glimpse of you.

But BeEcoChic is at least trying to make sure sustainable, low-impact fabrics and environmental crusaders have a place amongst the madness.

Keep reading for how models Angela Lindvall, Alek Wek, Lauren Hutton and Alexandra Richards, as well as TV stars from “Lipstick Jungle,” “Law & Order,” “Gossip Girl” and “Ugly Betty” will be doing their part.

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Celebrity Style, Designer Fashions, Fashion News, Models, New York Fashion Week - Gossip

LA Fashion Week stands out with eco-concious credo

By Andrea Thatcher on October 31st, 2007

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After most of spring’s fashion trends were covered in New York, London, Milan, and Paris, L.A. Fashion Week set itself apart by highlighting the environmental sustainability of its designs. Model and green activist Angela Lindvall, seen here with Lauren Bush at the ecoStyle press launch during L.A. Fashion Week, is helping to promote the new ecoStyle initiative. Fashions made of organic cotton, hemp, bamboo and other sustainable materials are increasingly in demand, and the industry is starting to listen to the consumer. The ecoStyle initiative will recognize some designers answering the call for green at their Nov. 22 awards with prizes for innovations in industrial design, architecture, fashion. Nominees include Stella McCartney and Jurlique,

[Source: WWD; Image: Getty]




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