In The News: A Global Shift Towards Sustainability Could Save Us This Amount…
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26 trillion by 2030. That, according to the most authoritative research to date, is the amount of money humanity could save through a global shift to sustainable development. It’s a lot of money. Before you break your brain trying to imagine it, just pause to make a note that it’s a positive sum (uh, extremely positive), not negative.
For 24 hours after its London Fashion Week debut, Riccardo Tisci’s first Burberry collection will be able to purchase via Instagram, WeChat and the brand’s flagship Regent Street store. At 5.30pm BST, the limited-edition pieces by the new chief creative officer will be able to purchase for one day only and will mark the start of a series of 24-hour product drops.
‘Sustainability means nothing and everything all at once’: Mother of Pearl’s Amy Powney on her mission to reframe how we consume fashion
Increasingly, the fashion industry is toying more seriously with sustainability. Kering, the luxury conglomerate which owns Gucci, Saint Laurent and Alexander McQueen has a hard target of 2025 in which time it hopes to have underscored its sustainability strategy across the business from supply chains to biodegradable glitter.
No more testing on animals for cosmetics.
The shirt is black, stylish, and definitely not smelly. Which is odd, perhaps, as it is made out of salmon skin. Created by Icelandic designer Boas Kristjánsson, it’s part of a high-end collection called Karbon. Kristjánsson modelled his shirt on the catwalk at Paris Fashion Week, and today, it’s displayed in one of Reykjavik’s offbeat co-working spaces, the Iceland Ocean Cluster.
Ambitious dreams have now become a reality as the Ocean Cleanup deploys its $20 million system designed to clean up the 1.8 trillion pieces of trash floating in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Check out another Forbes piece on how Ocean Cleanup aims to reuse and recycle the ocean plastic.
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You may already wear silver in the form of jewellery or accessories, but have you started wearing it in your skincare yet?
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Clémence von Mueffling has beauty in her DNA-both her mother and grandmother were French Vogue beauty editors. And von Mueffling has carried on the family legacy with her wildly successful online beauty magazine, Beauty and Well Being , as well as a new book, Ageless Beauty the French Way: Secrets from Three Generations of French Beauty Editors.
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