3 Simple Tips to lowering your clothing impact:

August 6th, 2012
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Follow these simple tips to help clean up our collective clothing impact : 1. Buy less. Simple as that, right? not always, but making smart purchasing decisions and exorcising that purchasing power muscle is crucial. Try to buy used /...

QR Code Labels

February 8th, 2012
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As shoppers we still predominantly shop in-store, and I became interested in how to connect the physical act of looking at a clothing label , with providing immediate access to information on where and how that garment was made. By...

The Secret Lives of Our Clothes

January 30th, 2012
Hidden Price Tag
You can not miss this on-point video that carefully summarizes the system and impact of the production, use and disposal of our wardrobes. It is important to spread the word in effort to help make consumers make the...

Levis on Denim & Sustainability

January 11th, 2012
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  In the past couple of years, LEVI STRAUSS & CO has begun to take strides in informing consumers on the impact of some of its most popular products. Notably, it has produced reports on environmental performance, its supplier list , and...

TOMS on Sourcemap

December 14th, 2011
Tomsshoes
Check out the map created and published on Sourcemap, demonstrating the road to creating TOMS shoes.

SLOW FASHIONED

July 20th, 2011
Slowfashioned
Thank you Slow fashioned for the great article, written by Jessica Taft Langdon, on the Clothing Traceability initiative! Great Press! What is slow Fashioned? Slow Fashioned is not your typical online magazine. It goes beyond fashion to empower readers to...

MFA DT Thesis Exhibition

May 8th, 2011
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On view May 7th – 23rd Today’s designer faces two fundamental challenges: the expanding influence of design within society, and the growing role of technology within design. The MFA in Design and Technology program explores the social and cultural dimensions of technological change. These...

Sourcemap & Ecouterre

May 7th, 2011
Ecouterre
Ecouterre did a great piece on Clothing Traceability, Sourcemap and the Organic by John Patrick collaboration. Check out the full article here. A great online publication devoted to the future of sustainable fashion design, Ecouterre describes their ethos & mission : ‘To follow...

Organic Fall 2011 at Skylight West

April 14th, 2011
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John Patrick, known for his use of recycled and organic fabrics, told us he designed this season’s collection with old-fashioned ideals about self-sufficiency in mind. “And yet, we really need to become the face of modernity,” he said. Indeed, the...

George Gladstone

April 5th, 2011
George Gladstone
Meet George Gladstone, an up-and-coming fashion designer, specializing in Menswear. Listen to what he has to say about entering the industry with a sustainable-minded focus at the core of his new venture. It’s hard to keep track of New...