Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (AHN) – Eco Fashion Week kicks off in Vancouver this week. Though the schedule is only posted for Tuesday, September 28 and Wednesday, September 29, the schedule is jam-packed.
Eco Fashion Week started to celebrate responsible principles as well as style. Held bi-annually, the show focuses only on environmentally sustainable designers who use eco-friendly practices.
On Tuesday, Chicago designer Lara Miller opens with Pure Pod from Australia at 5:30 pm, Eden Organic Menswear at 7, and Nixxi, Kim Cathers and Lav & Kush at 8:30.
On Wednesday, the fashion festivities kick off with the London Collective featuring Emesha and Elena Garcia at 5:30 pm, Lara Presbar, Red Jade and Peridot Kiss at 7, Nicole Bridger at 8:30 and Prophetik at 9:30.
All runway shows will be held at the Creekside Community Centre. All designers featured have to fit all the show’s eco criteria, which include being locally made, doing custom-made designs, recycling fabrics, utilizing green marketing practices and involving no animal testing.