Trashion

Wearing recycled fashions to reflect eco-conscious lifestyle choices
Implications - Turning one man's trash into another person's couture is a fashion statement reflecting eco-consciousness rather than affluence. While having a thick wallet isn't achievable to all, going green is; thus consumers of all economic backgrounds are trying to reflect their lifestyle values in their wardrobes.
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Hot Top 6 Examples: 561,432 Total Clicks Jun 09 - Sep 09
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Garbage Necklaces - Recycled Jewelry by Indregru Converts Trash to Treasures
SCORE: 6.8
Viral 280,281 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 09
Garbage Necklaces
Recycled Jewelry by Indregru Converts Trash to Treasures
Waste not, want not! This age-old adage has never been more appropriate than in our current eco-conscious society. So it’s really neat that the jewelry by Indregru is wearable art made out of waste. Basically,… [More]
Recycled Leather Jewelry - Scraps & Old Jackets Turned Into Accessories
SCORE: 6.5
V. Hot 109,443 Clicks Pub: Aug 1, 09
Recycled Leather Jewelry
Scraps & Old Jackets Turned Into Accessories
We live in such wasteful times. Old leather garments past their fashion due dates, tired leather handbags, surplus leather samples or small scraps just get tossed. Just more for the city dump, right? But… [More]
Recycled Bicycle Jewelry - Tour de France Fans Will Love These Old Bike Tires Turned Wearable Art
SCORE: 5.7
V. Hot 52,380 Clicks Pub: Jul 20, 09
Recycled Bicycle Jewelry
Tour de France Fans Will Love These Old Bike Tires Turned Wearable Art
Instead of being bummed about a broken bike, some crafty artists are making recycled bicycle jewelery—the perfect accessory for any Tour de France fan. This gallery depicts some of the most fascinating—and… [More]
Upcycled Hearts - Recycled Beer Can Jewelry and Starbucks Keychains by KatieAnnCreations
SCORE: 5.3
Hot 76,558 Clicks Pub: Jun 18, 09
Upcycled Hearts
Recycled Beer Can Jewelry and Starbucks Keychains by KatieAnnCreations
KatieAnnCreations consist of upcycled can jewelery. Using old soda cans, Starbucks cards or beer empties, Katie Ann makes eco-friendly jewelery from one man’s trash to create another man’s teasure. Her… [More]
Upcycled Runway Jewelry - LITTER SF's Recycled Accessories Impress at Christian Cota's S/S '10 Show
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Warm 21,611 Clicks Pub: Sep 19, 09
Upcycled Runway Jewelry
LITTER SF's Recycled Accessories Impress at Christian Cota's S/S '10 Show
San Francisco-based fashion designers Rachael Mann and Mackenzie Burdick recently strutted their LITTER SF line of headpieces and body jewelry, which is primarily made up of previously enjoyed jewelry,… [More]
Reclaimed Mesh Jewelry - Ashley Winnington-Ball Makes Avant-Garde Accessories From Trash
SCORE: 3.9
Warm 21,159 Clicks Pub: Jul 11, 09
Reclaimed Mesh Jewelry
Ashley Winnington-Ball Makes Avant-Garde Accessories From Trash
Ashley Winnington-Ball's jewelry is so avant-garde and gorgeous, most people probably wouldn't expect it to be made of recycled materials. Yet that's exactly what Winnington-Ball does--transform trash… [More]