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September 12th, 2013

THE ECOLUXURY FASHION EXHIBITION during London Fashion Week – EVENTS

ECO   can   definitely   be   LUXE: looking for proof? Visit Ecoluxe London Sep’13 showcase.

Wondering if rice is only used for cooking? What is Carla Bruni’s favourite pair of shorts? Come and have a look at the answer.

Ecoluxe London,  launched  by Miriam González  Durántez – in  September 2010,  is a not-for-profit organisation  promoting    sustainable  luxury .   It  has  managed  to  become   the  leading  ethical  fashion  platform  in  the UK .

This  season an  international   breeze    sweeps through   the  7th Ecoluxe London exhibition  as   eco-conscious  brands  and  artists  from  all  over  the  world  are  showcasing their work.   Amongst  the  UK  based   firms are:

 

Ar-Li  (Felt  accessories, KZ)

A women’s coop in Kazakhstan

Anna P  (Luxury  leather  handbags  and  accessories , UK)

             Bailey Tomlin (Exquisite  millinery , jewellery, sculptural pieces , UK)

By Stamo  (reworked antique pieces , UK)

Casa Kiro  (Unconventional  jewellery made by natural material , CL )

Chureca Chic (stunning recycled paper jewellery brand, all profits donated to UK charity Earth Education Project, NI)

CraftworksCambodia  (Jewellery and accessories made of  recycled  rice bags , bullet shells  etc   KH   //

Attendance  sponsored  by  ‘ By Stamo ’ ) NGO based in Cambodia

Debbi Little (Evening dresses made or parachutes, UK)

Ecocouture Clothing (A brand reflecting a sophisticated lifestyle in an ecologically sensible manner, USA)

Elena Garcia (daring design with traditional techniques for eco luxury, UK)

Filip+Inna (Tradition intertwined with the contemporary, a favourite with Carla Bruni, womenswear, accessories,PHL)

Fine Cell (Social enterprise that trains prisoners in embroidery, UK)

Fundacion Hilo Sagrado (Accessories/dresses using traditional techniques from the indigenous people in Colombia, CO)

Giardinoblu (Exquisite jewellery made of rice, IT)

Attendance  sponsored  by  ‘ By Stamo ’

Ilya Fisher (Hand dyed shibori womenswear and scarves, UK)

Magpie accessories (Limited edition handbags and accessories, UK)

Romero Bryan (Sustainable luxury for women , UK )

Roooi (Luxury lifestyle  brand, UK)

Semon Cashmere (socially conscious luxury knitwear, UK, MN)

Sew Last Season (Limited edition up-cycled  men’s shirts, UK )

Supported by Rain® (Rainwear made of recycled umbrellas, UK )

……  and  more!

EcoLuxe London, the bi-annual ethical luxury fashion exhibition, opens on the 15th/16th of September 2013 (Sunday 12:30pm-8pm and Monday 9am-8pm) at London’s  Kingsway Hall Hotel,

66 Great Queen Street,

Covent Garden, WC2B 5BX

Created by ethical designers for ethical designers, EcoLuxe London promotes high end, sustainable fashion designers and brands and is open to press and fashion buyers who are looking for high quality and exclusive brands with a conscience.

During the exhibition, Ecoluxe London Boutique also operates a pop up shop open to the public so looking forward to seeing you all there!

For further information please contact: Stamo

Email : stamo@ecoluxelondon.org

Tel: ++ (0)7765292990

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