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AZ Eco Fashion Leaders Panel – AZ Eco Fashion Week

By on May 10, 2018

Photo via AZ Eco Fashion Week Instagram Maggie Driver of Urbanite Runway moderated a panel for AZ Eco Fashion Week featuring local fashion leaders. The panel’s purpose was to highlight the work of each panelist in their contributions toward moving sustainability forward in their respective communities/fields and to educate and raise awareness for fashion consumers about the […]

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Claudio Montesano Casillas- The Documentarian

By on April 30, 2018

Photo Courtesy- Claudio Montesano Casillas Claudio Montesano Casillas is a director and producer for Beyond the Label, a documentary in the works that is aiming to provide solutions to the global problem of fast fashion and overseas clothing manufacturing. Beyond the Label started as a Kickstarter campaign, with Casillas aiming to raise money in order […]

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Fashion Revolution Week | Q&A

Natalie Oldroyd: The Sustainable Activewear Pioneer

By on April 28, 2017

Pictured from left to right, the Yoga Democracy team of September Easter, Natalie Oldroyd, Kirsten Gilbert, Edward Barnett, and Maria Reyes Cano. (Photo Courtesy of Natalie Oldroyd.)   In our third Q & A in honor of Fashion Revolution Week 2017, we spoke with Natalie Oldroyd, the owner of the Carefree, Arizona based Yoga Democracy. Yoga Democracy aims to […]

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Karen Lukacs: The Textile Rescuer

By on April 24, 2017

Each year, Urbanite Runway participates in Fashion Revolution Week, a global movement to raise awareness in the fashion industry about sustainability. The movement was spurred from the 2013 collapse of the Rana Plaza building, which killed over 1,000 people, many of them factory workers, in Bangladesh. This year, Urbanite Runway decided to interview local Arizonans […]

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