Beauty Product ‘Capsules’ May Be the Cutting Edge of Sustainable Skin-Care Innovation

Don’t be fooled by their squishy outsides.Eve Lom Cleansing Oil Capsules. Photo: Courtesy There is a revolution happening in skin care, and it’s occurring inside tiny, squishy spheres. Beauty “capsules” — oils, serums and powders housed in self-contained, monodose pods — are popping up everywhere in the beauty market, it seems, from high-tech treatment systems to […]

Reformation and New Balance Collaborate on the Sports Brand’s Most Sustainable Sneakers Yet

And Reformation’s first sneakers ever.Photo: Courtesy of ReformationAnother brand has thrown its hat into the ring in the stylish, sustainable sneaker space — well, two brands, technically: Reformation, the Los Angeles womenswear label that made sustainability sexy, and New Balance, the Boston sports label that made dad sneakers that became sexy. For their collaboration, the waitlist for […]

Did Designers Finally Get the Climate Crisis Memo This Fashion Month?

The overlap of fashion week, climate strikes and a UN summit made for a unique conversation this season.J.Lo in the Versace “jungle” dress and French climate strikers. Collage courtesy of Thomas LéluIf there is any one image that sums up the past month on the internet for me, it’s this collage by French writer and […]

Must Read: Cara Delevingne Is the New Face of Dior’s Fine-Jewelry Collection, Barneys Bankruptcy Draws Potential Buyers

Plus, Frank Ocean covers ‘W’ Magazine.An image from Cara Delevingne’s debut Dior Joaillerie campaign. Photo: Courtesy of DiorThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.Cara Delevingne fronts Dior’s Joaillerie collectionCara Delevingne is the newest face for Dior‘s fine-jewelry collection, Joaillerie. The model-turned-actress has a history with the luxury brand as she currently is the […]

Stella McCartney Presents Her Most Sustainable Collection Yet for Spring 2020

It was still a fashion show, though.Looks from the Stella McCartney Spring 2020 collection. Photo: ImaxtreeStella McCartney really, really loves the planet. Sustainability has long been baked into the DNA of her brand, and she hosted a round-table chat with activists on the steps of the Opera Garnier on Sunday evening before her fashion show […]

Fashion Brands Are Claiming to Be ‘Carbon Neutral’ — But Is It Greenwashing?

We talked to scientists, environmentalists and brands about the controversial approach to sustainability that labels like Gucci, Everlane and Reformation are investing in.There was a time when climate change seemed like one piece on the checkerboard of world problems, a piece perhaps sandwiched between war in a remote country and the fact that the bees […]

Despite Much Fanfare, Nike’s New ‘Move to Zero’ Sustainability Campaign Falls Short

If you’re looking for a climate commitment that’ll knock your athletic socks off, look elsewhere.Photo: Stephanie Keith/Getty ImagesLast week, 250,000 New Yorkers — many of them teens — flooded the streets of Manhattan to participate in the youth-led Global Climate Strike, fashion darlings like Jaden and Willow Smith among them. The strike took place ahead […]

Whitney Is Considering Buying This Microfiber Filter for Her Washing Machine

It’s a good way to keep plastic out of the ocean.Planet Care Washing Machine Filter Subscription, $11 a month, available here.You know those gross facts that you can’t forget once you’ve heard them? Here’s one: the average person ingests five grams of plastic — about the equivalent of a credit card — every week. It’s […]

Must Read: London Fashion Week Takes a Break From Brexit, Fashion Must Embrace Role as Environmental Leader

Plus, the complex relationship between fashion and the working class was prevalent at LFW.On the street at London Fashion Week Spring 2020. Photo: ImaxtreeThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday.Despite Brexit, London Fashion Week remains business as usualIn a stark contrast from London Fashion Week‘s February shows, the looming topic of Brexit was […]