One thing was made clear at this month’s Ispo Munich 2019 fair: The sportswear industry is getting serious about sustainability, and more and more brands are pushing the hot topic to the top o

Sustainable womenswear brand Reformation launched an innovative new campaign called Carbon is Canceled. The campaign uses retail credits to incentivize consumers to opt for renewable energy options i

New York-based designer Mara Hoffman is being recognized for her sustainable initiatives. The designer first implemented a strategy for ethical, effective change within her namesake ready-to-wear lab

London - Never one to shy away from voicing her opinion, Katharine Hamnett took to the main stage of Pure London on Sunday evening to give a passionate speech about the state of the fashion industry,

Cara joins the finalists at Hong Kong’s CENTRESTAGE, where the Redress Design Award Grand Final takes place in front of the region’s fashion elite. We go backstage as the designers’

Austrian fibre producer Lenzing has partnered with the Textile and Fashion Federation Singapore (TaFF) and recently opened a Tencel Studio in a prominent location on popular shopping destination Orch

Sustainability is an important influence on trends, according to Lilly Berelovich co-founder and president of trend forecasting agency Fashion Snoops. As a forecaster, Fashion Snoops observes the way

With an ever-increasing consumer demand for more sustainable products, the fashion industry is facing mounting pressure to become a more circular economy, with waste reduction a key concern for many

Every week, FashionUnited selects the most interesting reads about the fashion industry published across US and international news outlets. Here’s what you may have missed: Is there such a thin

L’Officiel, the media brand comprising 60 magazine titles across 30 countries, has created a fund to promote social, environmental and equality causes supported by their brand partners. The pub

Sustainable design duo Vin + Omi is teaming up with premium out-of-home media owner, Ocean to launch a new limited edition eco fashion accessories label during London Fashion Week. The fashion label

Volcom has confirmed that it is partnering with CottonConnect as part of its ‘Farm to Yarn’, a traceable organic cotton initiative with social and environmental benefits as it looks to ad

Judging day has arrived. Our nerve-wracked finalists have only three minutes to present their collections to our panel of industry experts, including Denise Ho, Fashion Director of The R Collecti

In Episode 1 Cara delves into the 'What is sustainable fashion?' question as she gets to know our Redress Design Award finalists. Hailing from all corners of the world, we learn the emerging design

In an effort to push the French fashion industry further towards sustainability, Parisian mayor Anne Hidalgo is supporting a new project to support eco-friendly fashion initiatives. Called Paris Good

Asics has announced plans to use recycled clothing to make the official uniforms for the Japanese Olympic and Paralympic teams at the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics. The company hopes to gather approxima

In this episode of the series Frontline Fashion, we follow the journey of Redress Design Award winner Jesse Lee to see why sustainable fashion begins at home. Source: Youtube, RedressAsia

AMSTERDAM - Once the elephant in the room that nobody wanted to talk about, sustainability is now firmly at the forefront of the fashion world, with brands focusing more and more on initiatives to im

Purpose is driving consumer purchase behaviour. No longer is the simple premise of buying high-end fashion and luxury goods just for the sake of ownership a valid business model for brands. Customers

It looks like reducing plastic waste is the cause closest to Adidas’ heart. The sportswear brand announced ambitious plans to increase the production of shoes containing recycled plastic waste

An exhibit featuring pieces from the Redress Design Awards 2018 opened at Fashion for Good Experience in Amsterdam. The diverse array of collections were made entirely from waste, ranging from the us

Luxury French conglomerate Kering has been named the most sustainable company in the luxury and fashion industry and the second most sustainable company in the world across all industries, according

Patagonia has underscored its commitment to be carbon neutral by 2025 when the company will have a fully sustainable production cycle. The news was confirmed by Patagonia ceo Rose Marcario at the 201

The vast majority of Americans would like fashion brands to be more transparent about their social and environmental practices -- however, in comparison to the British, the French, the Spanish, the P

Discover the future of sustainable style with "Frontline Fashion 3" digital mini series created by Redress, which follows talented emerging fashion designers. Source: Youtube, RedressAsia

Learn about the activities of ClickNL, an initiative to solve the most pertinent questions in the fashion system, and invent fashion for tomorrow. Source: Future Makers, Vimeo, ClickNL

The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) is looking to make the fashion industry more sustainable. The organization has launched a resource hub to educate students, professionals, designers

UK brand Beyond Skin is on a mission to make cruelty-free fashion the way of the future. Founded in 2001, the Brighton-based footwear brand has had its fair share of challenges along the way, includi

Test your knowledge on the challenges and innovative solutions surrounding radical transparency with this fun, interactive test. (function() { var qs,js,q,s,d=document, gi=d.getElementById, ce=d.c

Increasing consumer concern pushes fashion brands to embrace radical transparency and sustainable production methods. Source: Youtube, BoF