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This Should Be Required for Every Aspiring Fashion Designer

This Should Be Required for Every Aspiring Fashion Designer

The trip hadn’t even started, and already it had been thrown off track by a factory wall collapsing. Three fashion design students from Parson’s School of Design were headed to Cambodia to meet the garment workers who make our most affordable clothes. The trip, in partnership with the Levi Strauss Foundation, was planned by Remake,...
  • Owner of Sustainable Brooklyn Boutique Kaight Wishes Her Store Wasn't So Special

    Owner of Sustainable Brooklyn Boutique Kaight Wishes Her Store Wasn’t So Special

    Sponsored Content In August, the fashion boutique Kaight will have been opened for eight years. In sustainable fashion time, that practically makes it a heritage brand. I’ve been of a fan of Kaight for some time, ever since it was located on the East Village. (She opened a second store on Atlantic Ave in Brooklyn...
    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, May 2nd, 2014

    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, May 2nd, 2014

    Happy weekend! Here’s my list of sustainably-minded stuff–or at least stuff that’s not massively cheesy and wasteful–that I recommend you hit up. I’ll be doing several myself this weekend, including hopefully the MJM sample sale, the sustainable fashion tour, and the Bust Craftacular. Tell me: what are your plans for the weekend? Vallarinosaltonstall Thru end...
    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, April 25th, 2014

    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, April 25th, 2014

    What are you up to this weekend, dear readers? Let me know in the comments! Vallarinosaltonstall Thru end of April | Mon. thru Fri | 10 am to 8 pm + Sat. | 11 to 6 pm @ UES Pop-Up Tired of black? Get some spring color into your life at this cheerful uptown pop-up...
    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, April 18th, 2014

    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, April 18th, 2014

    I’m so sorry about the cold week! But it should be much nicer this weekend. Here’s what’s on the docket: Vallarinosaltonstall Thru end of April | Mon. thru Fri | 10 am to 8 pm + Sat. | 11 to 6 pm @ UES Pop-Up Tired of black? Get some spring color into your life...
    Eco-Friendly and Festive Things to Do in NYC This Week, December 20th, 2013

    Eco-Friendly and Festive Things to Do in NYC This Week, December 20th, 2013

    With--count 'em--nine different markets to buy and make local NYC gifts. Plus a couple parties, of course!
    Eco-Friendly and Festive Things to Do in NYC This Week, December 13th, 2013

    Eco-Friendly and Festive Things to Do in NYC This Week, December 13th, 2013

    With--count 'em--nine different markets to buy and make local NYC gifts. Plus a couple parties, of course!
    Get to Know Eco-Friendly Designer Tara St. James of Study NY

    Get to Know Eco-Friendly Designer Tara St. James of Study NY

    Tara St. James' designs are sharp, utilitarian and thoughtfully effortless. Sustainability + conscious living are ingrained in her lifestyle, and subsequently her brand.