September 3rd, 2013 | by Talancia Pea
Got a closet full of shoes that you wouldn't wear on a dare? Don't throw them away: try out some of these ideas for revamping last season's looks into something "new" and stylish... without spending a lot of money
August 20th, 2012 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
Tyvek shoes - sounds like something you'd expect to find in a Devo video, and nowhere else - right? Nope: startup shoemaker Unstitched Utilities makes a wide range of casual shoes from the material more commonly associated with envelopes and home wrap. But can you call shoes made from plastic "sustainable?"
August 16th, 2012 | by Guest Author
Forget any notions of baggy hemp skirts and ‘free the weed’ t shirts - the next generation of eco friendly, upcycled clothing is creative, catwalk-worthy, and really bloody COOL!
January 19th, 2009 | by greenqueen
Leather manufacturer ISA Tan Tec will spend $8.7 million on its new, Vietnam-based tannery aimed at producing leather using fewer resources than industry standards. The German/Chinese company was founded by CEO Thomas Schneider, who said that the demand from its clients for ecologically friendly leather is increasing rapidly. The Ho Chi Minh City location, set to open in mid-2009, will have 280 employees churning out two million square meters of leather a year
December 21st, 2008 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
With several new GO blogs launching in March, a few of sustainablog’s regulars moved on to other posting assignments. We
March 24th, 2008 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
Editor’s note: We all know shoes leave a footprint, but probably haven’t given much thought to the environmental footprint created