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Crowdfunding Superstar of the Week: Wabi Sabi

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In our Crowdfunding Superstar of the Week series, we take a look at the crowdfunded campaigns that are worth taking a closer look at. If you’re looking for another way to be eco-friendly, take a look at your wardrobe. Wabi Sabi EcoFashionConcept is a women’s contemporary fashion brand made with organic materials and luxury craftsmanship. According to the brand’s Kickstarter ... Read More »

Zady Launching Private Label

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Zady, the socially conscious e-commerce site founded by Maxine Bédat and Soraya Darabi, has been live for exactly one year. Since its launch, the Bédat and Darabi have launched several collections with its designers, but haven’t recently done any of their own collections, but now they’re stepping up their game by launching Zady’s very own private label, and since it’s the ... Read More »

Eco-Conscious Bag Site, RuMe, Cashes in with $3.45 Million

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Reusable bag company, RuMe, just raised $3.45 million, according to a Form D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission Monday. RuMe, short for ReUseMe, was launched on Earth Day 2008 by husband and wife team, Jae and Katy Lee, to “meet the growing needs of environmentally conscious consumers who didn’t want to sacrifice style and functionality for sustainability,” according to ... Read More »

EcoFashion: The ‘New’ Trend to Look out For

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The fashion industry is fast paced, dynamic and continually shifting. Fashion designers, fashionistas and consumers are constantly in search for the newest trends. Designers are challenged to think outside the box and not only create unique designs, but also new techniques in production and distribution. The newest trend catching on is much more substantial than the designer and the consumer. ... Read More »