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G-Star Starts A New Initiative to Fight Ocean Plastic

RIVET, Le Souk Contributor
G-Star is taking on plastic waste. After releasing the G-Star Raw for the Oceans collection in 2014, which uses recycled plastic in jeans, the collection is now undertaking a new p...
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Oratex: Redefining Athleisure With A Sustainable Twist

AISHWARYA MAHULIKAR, Le Souk Contributor
Founded in the year 1989 in the picturesque city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Oratex stands as a pioneer of textile manufacturing. By marrying innovation with sustainability, it pr...
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Not All American-Made Apparel is Ethical

SOURCING JOURNAL, Le Souk Contributor
There’s more to Made-in-the-U.S.A. than meets the eye—and not all of it as rosy-hued as advocates would like.Earlier this month, New York-based designer Nanette Lepore discussed ho...
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FA.PEL: A World Leader in Versatile Suede Production

VANESSA ZDESAR, Le Souk Contributor
The strong connection between man and leather dates back to the origins of human existence, when animal skins were first recognized for their durability and resilien...
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Designer of the Week: Skunkfunk

ECO FASHION TALK, Le Souk Contributor
The Skunkfunk womenswear brand are committed to sustainability. The brand's focus is respect for the environment and to the people that make their clothing. Emerging from Basque co...
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CORDURA® Brand x ESMOD - Reimagining the Future of Workwear

OLA STEPNIK, Le Souk Contributor
The future of workwear is here, and it’s all about integrating the rules of fashion into protective work clothing. Textile and design students from ESMOD Paris combined their exper...

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