footwear

This Weekend, Timberland Earthkeepers Pops Up in New York City

Timberland pop up in New York City. Photo: Timberland

TreeHugger’s Roberta recently reported that Timberland is “sticking to its sustainable agenda” after its acquisition by VF Corp. To that point, the brand is keeping their Earthkeeping community ro…

Timberland Boots Don’t Kick the Can

“Lost Bottle,” a television ad for Timberland Earthkeepers boots and part of the company’s Nature Needs Heroes campaign, was seen in the commercial break on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart last night. It shows a dog snatching a plastic bottle and dum…

Patagonia Says, "Buy Our Stuff On eBay"

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Ever the maverick Patagonia gets a little crazy once again. As an extension of their long running Common Threads program (where they take back old outdoor garments for recycling into new fibres) they’ve now partnered with eBay, the w…

LiftKits Insoles Add Height Instantly

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Need a lift? No, I’m not talking about a ride, I’m talking about LiftKits. These recycled plastic and polyurethane insoles can add inches to your frame instantly. But why would you want them? Read on.

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Veja and FrenchTrotters Release Men’s Sustainable-Luxury Sneakers (Photos)

Photo: Veja x FrenchTrotters

What happens when a fair trade footwear label partners with a high end Parisian boutique? Enter Veja x FrenchTrotters, a capsule collection of luxury mens sneakers that merge classic design with sustainable materials — a…

Osborn Shoes Partners with Artists on Limited-Edition Handmade Footwear

I can’t stop looking at Osborn shoes. They are just so bright, beautiful and oh so wearable. The footwear label has a personal approach to fashion: Each shoe is hand made by artisans in Guatemala, they are individually signed by its maker, and they d…

Osborn Shoes Partners with Artists on Limited-Edition Handmade Footwear

I can’t stop looking at Osborn shoes. They are just so bright, beautiful and oh so wearable. The footwear label has a personal approach to fashion: Each shoe is hand made by artisans in Guatemala, they are individually signed by its maker, and they d…

Splendora’s Gina Pell Shares Her Top Eco-Picks for Summer

Style expert and founder of Splendora.com, Gina Pell, shares her favorite eco-picks for looking fabulous this summer – all while remaining conscious of the great outdoors. In case there was any doubt, Gina disproves all theories that in order to prote…

Actor Billy Zane Explains How Sustainabily (Easily) Fits Into His Lifestyle

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Best known for his achievements as an actor in over 80 films and television shows including Memphis Belle, Dead calm, Tombstone, Sniper, Zoolander, Orlando, Th…

Timberland and Po-Zu Team Up to Make Shoes

Photo: PoZu

Everyone knows Timberland: the company that has been making eco-friendly and environmental shoes and clothing forever (well, it seems like that). Not so many people know Po-Zu: the little slipper company that is about to grow.

Together t…