Fashion's Eco-Warriors

Second only to oil, fashion is the most polluting industry in the world. Each stage of the design process, from sourcing the textiles to shipping to consumers, puts a strain on the environment and threatens our limited resources. In recent years the fashion industry has been fighting back—slowly but surely. Everyone from H&M to Stella McCartney is now opting for more eco-conscious, earth-friendly options when it comes to manufacturing, producing and supplying their collections. While it’s on-trend to be a part of the green movement, there are a number of designers who have been eco-warriors from the beginning, designing their collections around sustainable and ethical practices. These are the environmentally responsible designers that are trying to save the world.

Marissa Stempien

Marissa Stempien is a freelance writer and editor with a focus on travel, fashion, lifestyle, and culture. Her work has been featured in a number of print and online publications including ABC News, Popsugar, Huffington Post, JustLuxe, Luxury Living and CityGirlGoneMom. Marissa is an avid traveler and is always looking to visit somewhere new or unexplored. Her unique lifestyle has given way to her...(Read More)

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