Monthly Archives: April 2014

Body image and well-being: sustaining individuals

I invite you to share your thoughts on creating well-being and sustaining individuals  through positive body image.

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Sustainability in fashion shows and other fashion events

I invite your comments on how we can be sustainable in designing, presenting, and managing fashion shows and other fashion events.

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Earth Day and sustainability

Terry Gips, President, Sustainability Associates talking about the four pillars of sustainability at Apparel, Merchandising, and Design Department, St. Catherine University http://www.stkate.edu/academic/apparel_design/ http://www.stkate.edu/academic/fashion_merchandising/ http://allianceforsustainability.com/about/our-team/

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Higg Index 2.0 has indicators of both environmental and social aspects.

The Higg Index 2.0 is primarily an indicator based assessment tool for apparel and footwear products.  The Index asks practice-based, qualitative questions to gauge environmental sustainability performance and drive behavior for improvement.  It is based largely on the Eco Index, Nike’s Apparel Environmental Design Tool, Global … Continue reading

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