Yes, New York Fashion Week Can Be Sustainable

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Special Guest Post: Adrielyn Christi, Fashion Editor at Trend Prive Magazine Fashion is a big part of life. In a world of fast-paced consumers, we get an enormous amount of fashion-related information thrown at us on a daily basis. Some… Continue Reading

Fashion Week Countdown: Top 5 Sustainable Trends

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With sustainability being a key topic that is no longer emerging but brought to the forefront, where are we now in this conversation, and has our industry developed over the past few years?   A new season, a new conversation. London has seen countless fashion… Continue Reading

Defining Couture: An Ancient Art Form

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Many people believe the common misconception that couture simply means a garment is handmade. While this is somewhat true, it’s a very vague definition of the word. We asked brand to trust Gyunel Couture to what couture actually means and… Continue Reading

Daria Daria Q&A: Conscious Living and Sustainable Fashion

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Madeleine Daria writes about sustainable fashion and positive living on her blog Daria Daria. We spoke to her about her conscious lifestyle and what are the biggest challenges in choosing sustainable fashion.     What do you do and why?… Continue Reading

Luxury Vegan Alternatives to Leather

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Choose not to wear leather for environmental or ethical reasons? It used to be that vegan alternatives to leather were heavily synthetic and had just as much impact on the planet as the real thing. A new wave of designers… Continue Reading

Monthly-Must Have: Karmoie Tortoiseshell Sunglasses

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In our monthly must-have, Positive Luxury selects an iconic item from our #brandstotrust that we’ve been coveting. Mays’s pick is the Smart Large Sunglasses from Karmoie in BEACH that resembles tortoiseshell – a classic style to wear for many summers… Continue Reading

Copenhagen Fashion Summit 2017: What You Need to Know

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The Copenhagen Fashion Summit brings together leading figures in fashion and sustainability to discuss the future of the industry. Positive Luxury Co-Founder and CEO Diana Verde Nieto was in Copenhagen this year to join the conversation encouraging brands and retailers to… Continue Reading

Don’t Overwash: The Care Label Project

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Fast fashion mindsets and outdated clothing care habits mean 90% of our clothes are thrown away before they need to be. A surprising statistic that demonstrates we really aren’t getting the most out of our wardrobes. In keeping with our… Continue Reading

Model 4 Green Living Q&A:
Talking Sustainable Lifestyle Tips and Vegan Diets

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Model and activist Renee Peters is striving to be a role model for sustainable living. She is using her platform for positive change and sharing her tips and lifestyle through her blog Model4GreenLiving.  We caught up with Renee to find… Continue Reading

The Power of Art: Helen Storey’s Dress For Our Time

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Artist, designer and researcher Helen Storey uses the power of fashion to raise awareness of social and environmental issues, such as climate change. Her recent project, Dress For Our Time, transformed a used refugee tent into a wearable piece of… Continue Reading

Positive Luxury meets… Blake Smith of Cladwell

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Cladwell builds apps that help you create a more considered wardrobe – from suggesting new outfit combinations, to recommending sustainable brands. We caught up with its CEO Blake Smith to find out more about how they’re trying to break the… Continue Reading

Monthly Must-Have:
Camilla Elphick Silver Lover Flats

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In our monthly must-have, Positive Luxury selects an iconic item from our #brandstotrust that we’ve been coveting. March’s pick is Camilla Elphick’s Silver Lover Flats – a chic yet playful update on the ballet pump.   Flats have well and truly… Continue Reading