How Cactus Leather Is Piercing The Fashion Industry
What do cacti and cows have in common? At first glance, very little — but believe it or not, both of these things are used to make different types of leather. In 2019, two entrepreneurs in Mexico pioneered the process of turning cacti into an animal-free alternative to leather. Adrián López Velarde and Marte Cázarez […]
4 Vegan Fashion Brands You Need to Know About
Being vegan is in style these days. Fashion brands big and small are meeting the moment with vegan-friendly materials and products.
Why Fashion’s Biggest Brands Are Choosing Used
For centuries, high fashion has been fueled by exclusivity. Owning expensive items from high-end brands has always been interpreted as a status symbol, something only possible for a financially specific group of people — until now. Recently, as a response to consumers’ growing concern for the environment, and catalyzed by COVID-19’s effect on consumer spending, […]
The Fashion Industry’s Dirty Secret
The fashion industry has a big environmental impact, from pollution to excessive waste production. But today, sustainable brands are changing the industry.