Sept. 20th

In Style…Ecouterre & My Sisters Art

We are continuing this week in looking into “Eco” or “Upcycled” jewelry and ran across these two great pages:

Ecouterre is a website devoted to the future of sustainable fashion design. They’re dedicated to showcasing and supporting designers who not only contemplate cut, form, and drape, but also a garment’s social and environmental impact, from the cultivation of its fibers to its use and disposal.   Check out some of their featured designers below.

Meanwhile… Over at mysistersart , Atmore artist Kathleen Nowak Tucci says she was astonished when her recycled rubber necklace wound up on the slender neck of an haute-couture model posing for what would become a controversial cover for the high-fashion magazine Vogue Italia…. check out the rest of the story here