Fashion, Design & Beauty

Alt leather The Weekend bag by Frida Rome
Portugal Bans ‘Vegan Leather’, Industry Insiders Speak Out
February 14, 2022
A ban on the term ‘vegan leather’ and other plant-based prefixes has been announced in Portugal. Alt leather…
Modern Meadow's Bioleather1
Study Shows Modern Meadow’s Bioleather1 Produces 80% Fewer Emissions Than Bovine Leather
February 14, 2022
A peer-reviewed life cycle assessment of Modern Meadow’s Bioleather1 material family has compared its environmental impact to that…
vegan silk robes by niLuu
niLuu Launches PETA-Approved Vegan Silk Robes in Time for Valentine’s Day
February 8, 2022
Miami-based luxury fashion brand niLuu has launched a new range of vegan silk robes in collaboration with PETA.…
FIBRAL Material Alliance
FIBRAL Material Alliance Formed to Bring Forward Next Paradigm of Plant-Based Textiles
February 8, 2022
The founders of three plant-based textile companies have joined forces to create the FIBRAL Material Alliance. The organisation…
Forager mushroom ecovative
Ecovative Leading Fungi Food and Biomaterial Revolution with Mycelium Technologies 
February 1, 2022
Materials science company Ecovative has recently announced Forager – a division focused on designing, marketing, and manufacturing vegan…
Nordic Bioproducts Develops Method to Transform Pulp and Old Textiles Into Sustainable Fibres & Yarns
February 1, 2022
Finnish startup Nordic Bioproducts, a spinoff from Aalto University, has developed a sustainable plant-based fibre made without toxic…
Pacifica Beauty Receives Strategic Investment From Brentwood Associates, Appoints New CEO
January 31, 2022
LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pacifica Beauty, the pioneer of 100% vegan, cruelty-free, clean beauty, today announced that it has received…
Ecovative Design logo
Mycelium Materials Company Ecovative Launches Forager to Develop Mushroom Leather Products and Soft Goods
January 27, 2022
The new division specializes in fungi-based foams and hides for the fashion and automotive markets GREEN ISLAND, N.Y.–(BUSINESS…
Chipotle e.l.f makeup collaboration
e.l.f. Cosmetics Commits to 100% Clean Beauty
January 27, 2022
Get Clean Formulas + A New Clean Skincare Collection at Squeaky Clean Prices OAKLAND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The concept of…
Toray sustainable plant-based fibers
Toray to Bring 100% Plant-Based Nylon Fiber to Market 
January 25, 2022
Japanese textile giant Toray has unveiled a nylon fiber made from plant-based polymers which could revolutionize the textile…
veganologie launches accessories with recycled materials
Veganologie Launches Accessories Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles
January 24, 2022
Dubai-based Veganologie launches accessories such as handbags and wallets, all made from recycled materials. When Angana Maheshwari began…
MANSCAPED™ Launches Ultra Premium™ Collection
January 21, 2022
Leading Men’s Grooming Company Continues to Expand Beyond the Groin, Introducing New Five-Product Bundle of Premium Everyday Grooming…
Ananas Anam
Global Bio-based Leather Markets, 2021-2027: Market to Grow with a CAGR of 47.5%
January 20, 2022
DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Bio-based Leather Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2027” report has…
Vegan Fashion Brand Frida Rome to “Make Sustainability Sexy” With Dragons’ Den Appearance
January 19, 2022
Vegan fashion brand Frida Rome is set to appear on the new UK series of Dragons’ Den, with…
Woodwatch Launches Vegan Watch Straps Made From Desserto Cactus Leather
January 18, 2022
Sustainable watch manufacturer Woodwatch has introduced fully biodegradable vegan watch straps made from cactus leather. The company claims…
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