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Fixing Fashion: The Rise of the Repair Industry to Make Fashion More Sustainable

New Trend: Fashionistas are Buying Quality and Repairing instead of Replacing The repair industry is booming. That’s a great thing for the sustainable fashion movement. More and more consumers are turning to their local tailor for a quick fix rather than throwing out their clothes that have seen better days. It’s no longer considered an …

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WJLA's Alison Starling being Interviewed by Lexy Silverstein on eLEXfy, The Place for Fashion

eLEXYfy The Place for Fashion: Haute Talk with Alison Starling

We all know Alison Starling is a five-time Emmy award-winning anchor of the ABC station in Washington DC. Alison started as a reporter at WJLA in 2003 and then moved to the anchor desk a year later.  She’s married to Peter Alexander, co-host of the Today Show Saturday editions and an NBC correspondent and they …

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Lexy Silverstein, Sustainable Fashion Consultant in Rented Outfit from Nuuly

Is Cotton Sustainable and Good for the Environment? 

You would think it would be. Cotton is a natural fabric that’s biodegradable, it’s a renewable resource, and it’s soft, breathable and comfortable. That all sounds awesome right? Not so fast. While cotton is a naturally occurring fiber, in order for us to turn it into something we can use for clothing or other products,  …

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Lexy Silverstein at Miss Dior Millefiori Garden Pop-Up

Lexy Silverstein #OOTD

Miss Dior Millefiori Garden Pop-Up Who is Lexy Silverstein? Lexy Silverstein @LexySilverstein is a blogger, Instagram influencer, podcaster, and most recently a fashion sustainability educator. Lexy is currently studying fashion merchandising and marketing at Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM in LA). Lexy is also a social media executive at Red Carpet Green Dress …

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Is Mushroom Leather the Next Big Thing in Sustainable Fashion? 

I’ve been really getting into mushrooms lately. And don’t think I’m tripping when I say fungi is taking over the fashion world. It’s true. Fungi doesn’t exactly sound cool or fashionable but trust me, it is very cool that designers are using mushrooms to make sustainable clothing and accessories. Handbags, shoes and clothes are being …

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Many Fast Fashion Companies Implicated in the Worst Case of Wage Theft In Fashion History 

Walmart, Zara, H&M, Gap, Nike, Abercrombie & Fitch, Gap… Some of the Accused  Can you imagine if you worked for a billionaire and that billionaire only paid you a few dollars per hour? You’d feel pretty cheated right? Well some fashion companies, worth billions of dollars, are being accused of doing just that to factory …

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