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Spark Something Sustainable Coming to Portland, Oregon on July 12, 2012

Spark Something Sustainable Coming to Portland, Oregon on July 12, 2012 | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Join EcoSalon, {r}evolution apparel, and EcoVibe Apparel for Spark Something Sustainable on July 12, 2012 in Portland, Oregon. Drinks, good people and lots of talk about eco fashion.
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Antonio Gaudi: Organic Architecture - Green Conduct

Antonio Gaudi: Organic Architecture - Green Conduct | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Green building has several connotations such as being expensive, unattainable, and too modern in its styling. However, people having been incorporating “green” techniques for centuries.
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Casting a Shadow: Practicalities matter. But style does too.

Casting a Shadow: Practicalities matter. But style does too. | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it

Shiahime Book Review: In Second Skin India Flint analysis the sustainable fashion challenge from the practicalities of a consumer. She makes it clear that our choices have a direct impact.

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Über.Eco.Cool: DEFINED

A lovely new Nicole Dextras Video. Environmental Art at it's core!

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ASK A DESIGNER: Why Does Fair-Trade Fashion Matter? | Ecouterre

ASK A DESIGNER: Why Does Fair-Trade Fashion Matter? | Ecouterre | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it

Great, succinct article for all of us who care about this labor and resource - intensive industry: People Tree founder and CEO Safia Minney talks about the importance of organic, fair-trade fashion—and why we should care about it.

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U.S.E.D. Salvages Old Seatbelts to Create Durable One-Of-A-Kind Bags

U.S.E.D. Salvages Old Seatbelts to Create Durable One-Of-A-Kind Bags | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
U.S.E.D. salvages seatbelts from defunct vehicles and uses them to create vibrant bags, backpacks, purses, and accessories.
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Aging Artist's Futuristic Vision of Urban Development Finds a Home at the ... - MarketWatch (press release)

Aging Artist's Futuristic Vision of Urban Development Finds a Home at the ... - MarketWatch (press release) | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Aging Artist's Futuristic Vision of Urban Development Finds a Home at the ...MarketWatch (press release)"We will use his work as a classroom model for sustainable urban living solutions," adds William Williams, director for the School of...
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Spunky Tiny Traveling Theater is Topped With Recycled Coal Scuttles

Spunky Tiny Traveling Theater is Topped With Recycled Coal Scuttles | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Read the rest of Spunky Tiny Traveling Theater is Topped With Recycled Coal Scuttles Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Aberrant Architecture, Art, coal scuttles, eco design, green design, mini theater, mobile theater, natural light,...
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One Good Factory: Goodone's high-street ready upcycling garment factory

One Good Factory: Goodone's high-street ready upcycling garment factory | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
“Innovatively combining new British and sustainable fabrics with reclaimed textiles” – this is Goodone’s raison d’etre in their own words.
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How Can We Educate Our Youth About Fast Fashion's Harmful ...

How Can We Educate Our Youth About Fast Fashion's Harmful ... | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
From sustainable fashion and textiles education in school to sewing and technical manufacturing apprenticeships and work placements with responsible businesses, a variety of approaches, both academic and practical, have ...
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Above Live: For a Sustainable Earth

Above Live: For a Sustainable Earth | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Above Live is the first content-driven online community dedicated to preserving the Earth’s endangered beauty. To address the vital need for sustainability, Above Live offers original content as well as a forum for cause-based action and interaction.
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Über.Eco.Cool: DEFINED

Über.Eco.Cool: DEFINED | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it

A lovely new Nicole Dextras Video. Environmental Art at it's core!

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Interview with The Perfume Garden, a natural & ethical perfumery

Interview with The Perfume Garden, a natural & ethical perfumery | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Perfumery can be a dirty business. In this interview with Marina Barcenilla, founder and creative perfumer of Glastonbury-based The Perfume Garden, we investigate the company's approach to ethical and vegan ingredient sourcing.
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An Antidote to Fast Fashion via EcoSalon

An Antidote to Fast Fashion via EcoSalon | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Fast Fashion's profits—as well as its environmental and social costs—are higher than ever. Conscious fashion is the alternative.
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Jewelry Industry - Definitions of Ethical, Fair Trade, Green, and Sustainable

Jewelry Industry - Definitions of Ethical, Fair Trade, Green, and Sustainable | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
The jewellery industry still generally lacks clear certification standards. Here some definitions used to describe responsibly sourced & manufactured jewellery.
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Plant-In City: Architecture and Technology for Plants.

Living, modular, sculptural 21st century terrariums for discovering new ways to interact with plants.
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Bunka – Inside Tokyo’s Fashion Factory from Shirahime

Bunka – Inside Tokyo’s Fashion Factory from Shirahime | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Kenzo, Koshino, Nigo, Yamamoto - many an internationally renowned Japan designer was trained at Tokyo's Bunka College of fashion. At the college, sustainability and ethics are considered as important as good design technique in educating students.
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After Five Warm & Stormy Years, Higher Education Leaders Keep ...

After Five Warm & Stormy Years, Higher Education Leaders Keep ... | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Understanding sustainability is required for career preparedness in the 21st century. Representatives from the ACUPCC's corporate sponsors—which include large and small companies from Honeywell, Siemens, and ...
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Eco Friendly Fashion: Zara's Eco Friendly Store : Handbag Fairy Blog

Eco Friendly Fashion: Zara's Eco Friendly Store : Handbag Fairy Blog | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Eco friendly bag. The gradual shift in an Eco Friendly environment has moved towards the fashion world. “Sustainable Fashion” also known as Eco Fashion, is becoming a growing philosophy and trend of sustainability.
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sustainable home: the floating farmhouse | refresheddesigns ...

sustainable home: the floating farmhouse | refresheddesigns ... | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
refresheddesigns. is about slowing down and redesigning spaces that are both sensible and stylish, without spending a lot or consuming a lot. Here you'll find simple ideas and inspiration for sustainable design through ...
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Lítill Takes Flight in Berlin - Blogs - Dwell

Lítill Takes Flight in Berlin - Blogs - Dwell | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Terrariums that defy gravity and cultivate offshoots of the unpredictable are what Lítill's latest project at Direktorenhaus in Berlin, Jette and Fabrik, is all about.
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Copenhagen Fashion Summit

Copenhagen Fashion Summit | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
EVENTS. the latest eco events ... Last week more than a thousand key fashion stakeholders from around the globe descended on Copenhagen to join a movement to transition the fashion industry to sustainability.
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10 Emerging Eco-Designers Appearing at the Designers & Agents Green Room | Ecouterre

10 Emerging Eco-Designers Appearing at the Designers & Agents Green Room | Ecouterre | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Here's a sneak peek at the emerging eco-fashion designers at the Designers & Agents Green Room in New York City next week.

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INTERVIEW: The Supply Change Takes Us on a "Sourcing Safari" With Fashion Designers Without Borders | Ecouterre

INTERVIEW: The Supply Change Takes Us on a "Sourcing Safari" With Fashion Designers Without Borders | Ecouterre | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Chrissie Lam talks to Ecouterre about Fashion Designers Without Borders, a series of sourcing safaris launched in conjunction with Elizabeth Gordon of Extraordinary Journeys.
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NEWSLETTER “FASHION & SUSTAINABILITY” NO. 7

NEWSLETTER “FASHION & SUSTAINABILITY” NO. 7 | Sustainable, Creative, Innovative  Design Solutions | Scoop.it
Dear reader Highlights from our Newsletter Fashion, Textile & Sustainability No. 7: Harsh and interesting critique by Ulrich Thielemann on what he calls the „market logic“, which, he argues...
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