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16 Eco-Friendly Fashion Instagram Accounts to Follow

by Pooja Dhuldhoya Instagram has become the go-to source for connecting fashion enthusiasts with inspiring content. The social and environmental impact of traditional fashion manufacturing has lead to an uprise of fashion revolutionaries who are advocating responsibly manufactured apparel. There are some truly inspiring eco-friendly fashion accounts that offer both style inspiration and valuable information on… Read More
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6 Common Misconceptions about Eco-Friendly Fashion

Part of our mission at lur® is to our process rises above so many other so-called eco companies. Since the inception of what’s known as "eco-friendly fashion," clothing that’s kind to mother earth has taken a pretty bad rap. True, some of the early eco styles weren’t so stellar, but a lot has changed. It’s time to… Read More
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Partners in Sustainability: lur® apparel & Miracles in Action Strive for Social Change

by Robyn Campbell We created lur® apparel to be a sustainable company , but sustainability reaches beyond eco-friendly clothing . For us, and many others like us, sustainability is a commitment to social change . It’s a compassion and respect for the people we work with to produce the clothes we, and our growing customer base , love. That’s why we donate a portion of our profits… Read More
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lur® apparel Expands in Size: Sustainable Fit for Today’s Modern Woman

In 2012, we launched the apparel brand lur® with the goal to create positive change in the apparel industry. Over the past year and a half, we’ve created a line of sustainable, ethical, fashionable apparel that is sold in over 200 boutiques around the US and, through the nonprofit partners we support, inspires and empowers women all over the world . Send us… Read More
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Stake Your Claim at the Office in Eco-Friendly Style

by Veronica As the new spokesdiva for lur®, I have my own new office space. I spend quite a lot of time at work (read: cube dweller). I don’t know about you, but if my personal space doesn’t bear my own unique style, my time at my desk can drain me of vitality. You can… Read More
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5 Eco-Friendly Bags Under $100

By Robyn Campbell What do pop can pull tabs, boat sails and sea grass have in common? They are being recycled and made into eco-friendly handbags. These five handbags are the perfect choice for the fashion-conscious, sustainably-minded gal in you. Hit the road in eco-style ! 1. Chica Rosa Pop Top Mini Clutch, $46 Escama Studio is a… Read More
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Sustainable Inspiration: Top 5 Eco Fashion Pinterest Boards

by Robyn Campbell If you’re into fashion, you’ve probably noticed the gradual emergence of companies making eco-friendly clothes. That is, manufacturers who are making the conscious decision to make apparel in an environmentally and socially responsible way. This so-called "ethical fashion" trend, though small, is making a presence on Pinterest. For all you fashion junkies… Read More
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Green is de Rigueur at Vancouver’s ECO Fashion Week

by Shana McCracken More than 20 designers presented at ECO Fashion Week in Vancouver this year. Over the course of the four-day event, the backstories to the fashions proved as diverse as the collections themselves. Recycled Textiles Much has been said about end-of-life programs for clothing items. It’s been eight years already since Patagonia began… Read More
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Sustainable Fashion Brand lur® Apparel to Sponsor Permaculture Conference

by Tonya Mitchell June 23-26, 2013, the University of Massachusetts at Amherst will host the Permaculture Your Campus 2013 International Conference . lur® apparel is delighted to be a sponsor of the event, the purpose of which is to provide educators and students with the tools necessary to transform their campuses using permaculture to be more ecologically, economically, and socially regenerative…. Read More
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New Designs – Just in Time for Spring!

by Tonya Mitchell Designer Yves Saint Laurent is famously quoted as saying, "Fashions fade, but style is eternal." That belief—that good style lasts forever and never goes out of fashion—is what is behind lur® stylecaster Richie Heiman’s inspirations. "Good styling is essential to our line," Richie says. "It’s what women want when they’re selecting their… Read More
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