Tag archive for ‘vegan fashion’
vegan fabrics
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Exploring the innovative world of alternative vegan fabrics

Charlotte Willis struts out to investigate the cruelty-free fashion fabrics being developed.  Leather is out. Feathers are a thing of the past. Fur is a faux pas. The fashion industry is shunning traditional More...

ethcs tim shieff
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, February 15th, 2019

Ex-vegan Tim Shieff is dropped by vegan clothing company ETHCS

Vegan clothing company ETHCS has parted ways with founder Tim Shieff after the formerly plant-based athlete admitted to eating eggs and fish. Vegan clothing company ETHCS who produce a range of ethical and sustainable More...

boohoo bans wool
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, February 15th, 2019

Boohoo has just become the first major retailer to ban wool

Online fashion retailer Boohoo has just become the first major fashion retailer to commit to banning the sale of products containing wool thanks to the shocking cruelty sheep suffer in the wool industry. Online More...

los angeles bans fur
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

City of Los Angeles becomes largest city in the US to ban fur

The Los Angeles City Council has passed an ordinance to ban the sale and manufacture of new fur in L.A., which will take effect on Jan. 1, 2021. Los Angeles has joined the likes of San Francisco in banning the More...

By VeganFoodAndLiving On Monday, February 4th, 2019

Luxury online fashion retailer Farfetch bans the sale of fur

Luxury online fashion retailer Farfetch will no longer allow the sale of animal fur on its website from December 2019. Online fashion retailer Farfetch, who stock a wide range of luxury designer fashion for men More...

marks and spencers vegan shoe range
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Marks & Spencer launches new range of 350 vegan shoes

Hot on the heels of the release of its brand new vegan range, Plant Kitchen, which features over 60 meals, snacks and ingredients, high-street retailer Marks & Spencer has released a huge new range of affordable More...

vegan fashion week
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

Vegan Fashion Week to make its debut in Los Angeles

In 2018, the city of Los Angeles became the largest US city to ban the sale and manufacture of fur products. And now the city is getting set to play host to the first Vegan Fashion Week this February. The vegan More...

vegan jumpers
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

The snuggliest vegan jumpers you can find on the high-street

Step into winter with Sarah Dawson’s round-up of the best, vegan-friendly jumpers out there.  The high street is full of the latest AW18 collections, ringing in the new season with a knock-out selection More...

By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Fashion brand Chanel to stop using fur and exotic animal skins

Iconic fashion brand Chanel has stated that it will “no longer use exotic skins in [its] future creations” ahead of its pre-fall 2019 Métiers d’Art show in New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. Joining More...

vegan silk made from yeast
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, October 26th, 2018

Meet the vegan fashion brand making silk and leather from mushrooms and yeast

With silk and leather being two of the most polluting materials to create when analysing their cradle-to-gate impact, one company is making it their mission to create sustainable, animal-free alternatives.  Whilst More...