Well it’s been a little while since we last posted up on this site. Lots has happened, and we’re excited to share more updates on what has inspired us to keep hot on the trail of sustainable textiles. But, because we love our fans, we’d like to hear what keeps you designing, modeling, buying and ogling over eco fashion?
With the bulk of this season’s fashion weeks ended, this is a great time to reflect on what keeps that spark alive in your closet, sketch-book or when you walk down the street.
Let us know what inspires you, because you all certainly inspire us!
Here’s HVC’s list of 5 things that inspire us right now add yours to the comments below, or visit our FB page to post your own list! XOXO HVC
What inspires us today:
- Looking at things from a different vantage point
- Long walks in nature
- Autumn sunsets and the smell of freshly picked apples
- Textiles new and old
- Meeting each new day with WONDER!!!
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Tagged eco, Eco fashion, Eco Friendly, eco-chic, ethical fashion, fashion week, green fashion, inspiration, style, Sustainable, Sustainable Clothing, sustainable fashion, vintage
Do you get slack from your friends about your passion for green fashion? Are you burned out from the momentary let downs of looking for the perfect EcoFashion garment or accessory and not finding what you need? Have you lost your drive to seek out, defend and WEAR EcoFashion? Then this list is for you, the proud, the growing, the future of Haute Verte Couture. Below you’ll find 10 Reasons Why It’s Delightful to Be an EcoFashionista. This list is meant for everyone, from the devoted EcoDiva to the professional with no time to think about clothing. As always, we want to hear from you, so please feel free to add your 10 Favorite reasons that spark your passion for green fashion! Continue reading
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Tagged Closets, consumer culture, consumption, designers, dress, eco diva, Eco Friendly, eco-chic, Ecofashion, Ethical Dress, ethical fashion, fashionista, Gary Harvey, green, green fashion, Greening your closet, loose 10 lbs, Material Culture, on trend, organic, Organic Children, Organic closets, Organic home, recycle, reduce, reuse, shopping, spring cleaning, Sustainable, sustainable fashion, vintage, young designers
Cyndi Lauper had it right when she said that money changes everything. In the midst of our recent economic down-turn it’s been made very apparent that it does. That realization has most certainly trickled over into the way we Eco-Fashionistas shop, dress, and act. Continue reading
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Tagged British Fashion Council, Cyndi Lauper, dress, Eco fashion, eco-chic, fashion, fashion and taxes, fashionista, green, green fashion, Harold Tillman, Haute Couture, London College of Fashion's Centre for Sustainable Fashion, Sustainable, sustainable fashion, taxes
Image courtesy of The Eco Market.com
Hemp necklaces and scratchy bamboo t-shirts not your style? Do you wonder about the style/quality compromise when choosing an Eco-fashion item? Green style has gotten a rough start out there in the Eco-fashion world, but there are so many fantastic places that are seeking to change that stigma. Send in nomination for your favorite Eco-chic designer, product, or even fashion diva and we’ll post up the best of the best. Photos, links and tips on new Eco-fashion are all welcome. Remember, it’s all about keeping sustainable AND in style!
Looking forward to hearing what you’ve got to say.
Posted in Eco Chic Products, HVC Fashion, Material Culture, Technology and Culture
Tagged bamboo, curious, dress, Eco fashion, eco-chic, fashion, fashionista, green, green fashion, green products, hemp, sustainable dress, sustainable fashion