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Walmart Will Use Electronic “Smart” Tags to Track Clothing

Walmart Will Use Electronic “Smart” Tags to Track Clothing

If you thought there wasn’t already enough to get riled up over when it came to Walmart, here comes news that this big-box retailer will soon be employing “smart” tags to manage their

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3-D Printing Could Revolutionize Sustainable Textile Production

3-D Printing Could Revolutionize Sustainable Textile Production

Forget about trying to figure out whether you’re a small, medium or large. No longer reserved for architects and industrial designers, 3-D printers are making their way onto the fashion scene. Once

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7 Symbols of War Upcycled into Peaceful Eco-Accessories

7 Symbols of War Upcycled into Peaceful Eco-Accessories

Give peace a chance with these amazing eco-accessories upcycled from of old weaponry! We’ve rounded up 7 designs that remove the tragic and violent nature of these pieces of war and instead fashions

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Stella McCartney Debuts Night Performance Wear for Adidas

Stella McCartney Debuts Night Performance Wear for Adidas

If you're into night riding or love going for a run once the hot sun has set, one concern that may cross your mind is visibility. But fret no more over the fallen light, designer/animal-rights

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Incredible Upcycled Gown Made From 1,000 Newspaper Cranes

Incredible Upcycled Gown Made From 1,000 Newspaper Cranes

Origami is one simple skill that took Yuliya Kypro a long way. For her latest design, Kypro turned 1,000 paper cranes into an incredible bustier gown, complete with a flowing peacock train that would

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“Morphotex” Fabric Mimics Butterfly Wing Shimmer Without Dyes

“Morphotex” Fabric Mimics Butterfly Wing Shimmer Without Dyes

It's the season for summery dresses, and here’s a beautiful design from Sydney based Donna Sgro that will add a lot a shimmer to your already sunny days! A trick of the light played on your unassuming

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Designer Suzanne Lee “Grows” a Wardrobe From Bacteria

Designer Suzanne Lee “Grows” a Wardrobe From Bacteria

Being cutting edge in fashion means creating hot new looks that will get heads to turn. Here is one designer who’s taking this idea to a whole new level by branching out into a frontier you’d never

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Diane von Furstenberg, Vena Cava Design Solar-Powered Bags for Charity

Diane von Furstenberg, Vena Cava Design Solar-Powered Bags for Charity

We knew it was just a matter of time before the designers that dominate the fashion pages would jump on the eco-bandwagon. Diane von Furstenberg, Tommy Hilfiger, Rogan, Loomstate, Zero + Maria

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Inflatable Bandeau Belt Offers Stylish, Discreet Alternative to Life Jacket

Inflatable Bandeau Belt Offers Stylish, Discreet Alternative to Life Jacket

There’s no need to heed water safety warnings when wearing one of these bandeaus designed by Kathleen Westerhout and Dana Ramler. Foregoing the bright orange bulk, this fashionable wrap-around is fit

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Fiber Optic Stilettos Shine With Both Light and Sophistication

Fiber Optic Stilettos Shine With Both Light and Sophistication

The last thing anyone would expect is for fiber optics add class to an outfit, but designer Francesca Castagnacci has turned this fashion flub into a sexy and sophisticated statement on energy efficiency.

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GIVEAWAY: Win a Popomomo Hemp/Organic-Cotton Tunic (Worth $72!)

GIVEAWAY: Win a Popomomo Hemp/Organic-Cotton Tunic (Worth $72!)

If you weren’t able to indulge yourself with a little shopping spree this summer, then you've got to enter our latest fabulous and fashionable giveaway! We’ve teamed up with Amy DuFault, fashion

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Incredible Breathing “Necklace” Filters CO2 and Stores It as Energy

Incredible Breathing “Necklace” Filters CO2 and Stores It as Energy

We’ve seen numerous endeavors undertaken by individuals, organizations and government bodies alike, each attempting to bring our world into a more sustainable state of being. But even with all these new

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GIVEAWAY: Win a Popomomo Hemp/Organic-Cotton Tunic (Worth $72!)

GIVEAWAY: Win a Popomomo Hemp/Organic-Cotton Tunic (Worth $72!)

Tunics are the perfect way to spend a summer stylishly and comfortably, so this week we’ve teamed up with newly launched eco-fashion boutique Shift to give away this striped little number to one lucky

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14 Eco-Friendly Bikinis, Swimsuits and Board Shorts for a Sizzlin’ Summer

14 Eco-Friendly Bikinis, Swimsuits and Board Shorts for a Sizzlin’ Summer

Summer is here, and you know what that means! Time to bare that bikini-bod! Or not! Whether you want to flaunt it fabulously poolside or find yourself falling more on the demure and coquettish side of the

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DIY: Tara St. James Shows Us How to Make Stylish Zipper Bracelets!

DIY: Tara St. James Shows Us How to Make Stylish Zipper Bracelets!

Pining for some new accessories this summer? Well, good news! One of our favorite eco-designers, Tara St. James, has just given us the lowdown on how to make her eye-catching and funky Zipper Bracelet!

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The Top 12 Brands and Retailers Scooping Up Organic Cotton

The Top 12 Brands and Retailers Scooping Up Organic Cotton

With the latest release of Organic Exchange’s annual ranking of the top purchasers of organic cotton, we were more than pleased to hear that even in the face of a troubled economy, the global retail

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Flexible OLEDs Could Lead to Sony Computer “Bracelets” by 2020

Flexible OLEDs Could Lead to Sony Computer “Bracelets” by 2020

It’s quite baffling how far technology has come over the last few years. Thin, slim, high-def, flexible, this function and that… even the most tech-savvy person has gotta find it hard to keep up with

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Hot Hollywood Trends: 7 Celebrities Who Love Wearable Tech!

Hot Hollywood Trends: 7 Celebrities Who Love Wearable Tech!

For better or worse, lots of people turn to celebrities for their fashion inspiration. So in light (literally!) of the latest sartorially forward styles being donned by today's it-girls and a few

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Win a Pair of Limited-Edition AliveShoes That Used to be Art (Worth $185!)

Win a Pair of Limited-Edition AliveShoes That Used to be Art (Worth $185!)

It’s a shoe filled Sunday for us here at Inhabitat. But with so many awesome kicks out there, we just can’t help it! This week were giving away a pair of limited edition AliveShoes to one lucky

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TOMS for Charity: Water Limited-Edition Shoes Provide Clean Water

TOMS for Charity: Water Limited-Edition Shoes Provide Clean Water

In need of some funky new footwear to make the best of the endless amounts of summer fun you’ll be having in just a few weeks? If you answered 'yes', you'll definitely want to get your hands on a pair

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Eco-Friendly Wedding Gown Dissolves in Water After Being Worn

Eco-Friendly Wedding Gown Dissolves in Water After Being Worn

Are you a blushing bride to be? Why not forgo that plain white gown and turn to an eco-friendly wedding dress that will transform into FIVE dramatic outfits? In a stand against throwaway fashion, British

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The Secret to Iron Man 2′s Body Armor: 3D Printing on Demand

The Secret to Iron Man 2′s Body Armor: 3D Printing on Demand

Iron Man 2 is currently crushing its box office competition, with fans rushing to catch the iconic Marvel comic in his cinematic sequel. Whether you’ve seen the movie or plan on seeing it, one

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Win a Garnet-and-Diamond Necklace From Brilliant Earth (Worth $200!)

Win a Garnet-and-Diamond Necklace From Brilliant Earth (Worth $200!)

Happy Mother's Day! Diamonds are forever, and a mother's love is... If you're one of the many who can't wait to pamper and praise the one who gave you life this lovely Sunday, you'll definitely want

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Designers and Agents Fashion Show Hits NYC TOMORROW!

Designers and Agents Fashion Show Hits NYC TOMORROW!

Here are some of our favorites from last year's Green Room! TURK + TAYLOR We were immediately drawn to this easy to wear combo by Turk + Taylor: a sleek, recycled polyester bias cut tank in silver

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Screen-Printed Sensors on Underwear Can Monitor Body’s Biochemistry

Screen-Printed Sensors on Underwear Can Monitor Body’s Biochemistry

Put aside the Calvin Kleins, there’s a new underwear label that’s about to grab a lot of attention. Researchers from Taiwan and U.C. San Diego have devised a way to print electrochemical sensors

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GIVEAWAY: Win Your Choice of Neuaura Vegan Sandals!

GIVEAWAY: Win Your Choice of Neuaura Vegan Sandals!

Longer days and warmer weather – spring has sprung and summer is just around the corner! To get in the sunshine spirit we’ve teamed up with Nimli and Neuaura to award one lucky reader with either a

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Green Screen: A Living, Carbon-Capturing Face Mask That Filters Bacteria

Green Screen: A Living, Carbon-Capturing Face Mask That Filters Bacteria

Face masks are certainly on the rise these days, with more and more people hoping to ward off the most unforgiving airborne ailments without the prick of a needle or the popping of anti-bodies. So what if

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Win a Pair of Neuaura Luna Camel Vegan Sandals for Spring (Worth $89)!

Win a Pair of Neuaura Luna Camel Vegan Sandals for Spring (Worth $89)!

Last week we asked you Inhabitants to tell us which Neuaura foot candy you'd most want to slip your ten toes into. The polls have closed and what a choice! We couldn't think of a better way to frame

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Vote for the Neuaura Eco-Shoes You Want to Win in Our Next Giveaway!

Vote for the Neuaura Eco-Shoes You Want to Win in Our Next Giveaway!

Neuaura's spring vegan shoe line has gotten us in such a trance, we just had to team up with our pals at Nimli to give a pair of these gorge kicks away to one lucky reader! But with so many sassy styles

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