By ELLEN LEWIS
I love these Tumbler™ Pure Wool Dryer Balls gifted to me several years ago from the Forever Group. I tried them, wary of their mission claim “to encourage eco-friendly drying and eliminate toxic dryer sheets.” But always in search of a great product with a terrific backstory, I decided to learn more. I discovered this everyday artisanal product was not only functional but very deserving of a new generation’s attention. I was … Read More
By Estelle Puleston
“Sustainability is our main virtue” says Skinswear, although when you read their website, you realize that creating a positive social impact is also at the very heart of the brand.
Its founder is Mathilde Alloin, who studied at various fashion design institutions including Paris’ ESMOD and the London College of Fashion, and who previously co-founded a startup focused on creating made-to-measure bras based on 3D imaging before launching Skinswear on her … Read More
By ESTELLE PULESTON
I first discovered Dutch lingerie (and jewelry) brand Arí van Twillert in December 2019, via the launch of its Water Drift collection. Made from black tulle embroidered with a colorful and ‘blocky’ pattern which reminded me somewhat of Tetris, I was instantly drawn to it based purely on aesthetics. It’s definitely unlike any lingerie embroidery I’ve seen before.
And there’s a reason for that, as I soon discovered. Each Water Drift piece … Read More
Take a look at the latest Sculptresse arrival – Karis Full Cup, offering outstanding comfort and support without compromising on style. This brand new everyday essential features recycled elements as Sculptresse continues to push for sustainability.
Ornate lace top cups and soft stripe fabric set this style apart and create a sophisticated and supportive look for every day wear. A versatile hazel shade makes this the perfect addition to any lingerie wardrobe. Fully adjustable … Read More
By ELLEN LEWIS
One cannot speak of sustainability in the world of intimate apparel without mentioning Calida. I have focused on this aspect of the brand’s heritage more than once in this column. They have been an industry force in this domain “long before it was cool” Their credo: “Sustainability should not be a fashion, but a promise” is reflected in its many faceted collections.
The sustainable pursuit is no small undertaking and Calida has … Read More
By Estelle Puleston
Lingerie brands worldwide have felt the impact of operating during a pandemic that has influenced everything from supply chains to fashion trends. For the first time since its launch in 2017, Opaak – which is designed in Germany but produced at a specialist luxury lingerie manufacturer in Romania – was forced like many others to develop a collection 100% remotely, without the usual in-person collaboration or factory visits.
It was also lockdown … Read More
By ASI EFROS
Green Collection – Organic Cashmere Tights
Sarah Borghi vanguards the movement of eco-responsibility by launching the ‘Green Collection’ — a first-of-a-kind range of 100% biodegradable and ethically manufactured premium hosiery and socks.
Green Collection – 40 Denier Tights – Oceano Colorway
An Italian hosiery company with a 40-year heritage continues its legacy by expanding into the realm of innovation, progressive technologies, and sustainable fibers. In addition, Sarah Borghi leads in superb craftsmanship … Read More